EELB 312 - Final
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EELB 312 - Final
312 final, chapters 7-11
this law requires all language minority students to be educated in sheltered English immersion programs not intended to exceed one year:
giving value to individuals with intellectual disabilities is called?
social role valorization
how many non-English speaking people live in the US?
about how many living languages are there?
regional dialects differ by what sounds?
social dialects differ by what sounds?
largest ELL enrollment includes what three places?
what percentage of ELL students parents are born outside the country?
most programs today, native language is gradually phased out as the student becomes more proficient in English
teach English as a second language
NOT a bilingual program
intended to put an end to bilingual education, didn't work
california prop 227
lau v. nichols
court didnt mandate bilingual education for non-english speakers
said special language programs are necessary for schools to provide equal edu opp.
which amendment states that Congress is prohibited from making laws establishing a religion
in the US, what percentage of the pop claims to have a religious preference?
how many adults attend a church in an average week?
how many say religion is important in their lives?
how much of the world has restrictive policies on religion?
one third of the world
what two countries have the most stringent govt and social restrictions on religion? who has the least?
major religious groups? (3)
US has remained a primarily a _____ nation?
but its been changing over the nation
twice as many people in US are becoming
research found that today's Christian are unChristian, how many people think Christian faith has turned for the worst?
stress the right of individuals to determine for themselves what is true in religion
believe that the Bible is inerrant, salvation in essential, and Jesus will return in bodily form
what percent of americans believe God created humans
what top two religions are represented most in politics?
protestants then Roman Catholics
what percentage of Americans are Roman Catholic?
which religion provides the historical roots of Catholicism and Protestantism?
what percentage of the US is Jewish?
fastest growing religion in US?
Elijah Poole is known as who?
world's third largest religion after christianity and islam?
world's oldest organized religion?
most controversial issue in religion?
who two things are interwoven in US?
religion and political affiliation
1995 largest protestant denomination?
Southern Baptist Convention
two things rooted in bible?
anti-semitism and slavery
three of every four people currently live...
northern hemisphere (north of equator)
how many states in south?
50% of African American live where?
least racially diverse areas of US?
where was dust bowl?
great plains between rocky mntns and great lakes
most diverse area of us?
highest poverty level?
highest dropout rate?
what percent live in towns, cities, metropolitan areas?
percent live in rural areas?
what percent of world's pop live in megacities?
when did globalization occur?
European nations began colpnizing america, africa, and india
young adulthood age?
Generation X is made up of?
Y and Z 1978-2000