• Short Summary

    A Lecturer at the Government Training College, Mirigama has devised a unique means of teaching to talk and understand English through the use of glove puppets.

  • Description


    Roll 1.



    GV of open air class about to commence. Miss. Gnanawathie, the author of this method, and Lecturer in English Methodology, instructs teacher trainees in the art of using Glove Puppets.



    Demonstration of a Reading Passage from the Class Text by the Teacher Trainees.



    Roll 2.



    Continuation of above demonstration by the trainees - Misses Welagedera, Samarajeewa, Wickramatunga, Sriani Banda, Munasinghe Jaleel, and Ranasingha.



    Demonstration of a Song under the Lilac



    The pupils themselves give a demonstration.



    Other Puppets - Elephant, Old man, Old woman, The Fox and Crane.




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A Lecturer at the Government Training College, Mirigama has devised a unique means of teaching to talk and understand English through the use of glove puppets. This is bound to become a very popular method of teaching rural children. Classes are conducted to train trainee teachers in this method of teaching, at the Training School. Classes are sometimes held in the open air.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5H3ZM0Q335B8VUNJQGC2OJLXJ
    Media URN:
    VLVA5H3ZM0Q335B8VUNJQGC2OJLXJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/05/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:05:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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