New textbooks of Nenets and Khanty languages were presented in Salekhard
14:19 2 марта 2017
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“The new textbook of the North” — the round table under such name took place within the third Arctic educational forum in Salekhard. The publishing house “Prosveschenie (Enlightenment) introduced new educational-methodological sets for study of Nenets and Khanty languages for primary school. In the opinion of the specialists, these tutorials will help to approach solving the task on achieving for national identity and strengthening of Russian civic consciousness.
Teachers of native languages underline that textbooks should meet the following requirements: preservation of native languages of peoples of the Russian North and strengthening of communication of learners with native culture and full conformity with requirements of the Federal educational standard. Discussion of principles and methods of creation of the new textbooks in native languages was the main topic on the round table; the participants scrutinized modern models of organizing of structure and content of educational literature for schools in the Far North, Siberia and the Far East.
Ones of the main features of the new editions are the following: carefully chosen texts in native languages of learners, necessary grammatical information, different and interesting sections, advanced system of navigation, modern icons-pictograms, illustrations reflecting features of mentality, culture and the way of life of northerners, as the director of the St. Petersburg branch of the publishing house “Prosveschenie” Sergey Zubov says. According to him, these textbooks are unique as they fully meet the requirements of the Federal State Educational Standard that focus on formation of universal educational activities, on achievement for planned educational results: personal, subject and meta-subject.
According to the information given by the chief researcher of the sector of ethnology at the scientific center for study of the Arctic, doctor of philological sciences Natalia Tsymbalistenko, she and Viktor Parshukov created the two-volume book “Ethnology of the region” for professional schools. It is supposed to create the same textbook for the 7th and 8th forms, as it exists already for the 4-5-6th forms and the 9th forms, as she notes.