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    • LDL 101 Teaching Očhéthi Šakówiŋ Level I Methods A

      LDL 101 Teaching Očhéthi Šakówiŋ Level I Methods A 

      Course description This course, which is an intensive practical overview of teaching Očhéthi Šakówiŋ language, will emphasize introducing and reinforcing vocabulary with flashcards, props, and Total Physical Response (TPR) methods. The course will also address classroom management techniques for the language classroom, as well as the use of different teaching modalities to address diverse learning styles. Course textbooks Lakȟótiya Wóglaka Po! Speak Lakota! Level 1 textbook. Lakota Language Consortium, Bloomington, 2004.

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    • testimonial - LDL 251 Očhéthi Šakówiŋ Song and Dance

      LDL 251 Očhéthi Šakówiŋ Song and Dance 

      Course description This course will provide an introduction to the music and dance of the Očhéthi Šakówiŋ. The course will include the traditional repertory, cultural context of musical and dance performance, musical styles and song types, dance styles, and study of dance regalia. Some comparative materials from other Native American tribes will be included. Required textbooks Lakota Song and Dance. Black Bear, Benjamin Sr. , Theisz, Ronnie. Sinte Gleska Press, 1984.

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