AbstractsEducation Research & Administration

Two units for teaching folklore in grade nine.

by Bill Lewis Gill

Institution: Boston University
Year: 1952
Record ID: 1523986
Full text PDF: http://hdl.handle.net/2144/10350


The purpose of this thesis is to construct two source units on American folklore for use in teaching literature in the ninth grade. Two secondarypurposes are: (1) to outline the general value, relevance, and adaptability of American folklore to the teaching of English in secondary schools, and (2) to survey what has been done in the teaching of folklore. [TRUNCATED]