CREATIVE METHODS OF TEACHING KAZAKH LANGUAGE
Kazakh language teaching methods contest's results are up. It brought together philologists from all regions of Kazakhstan. 30 best out of 400 projects passed the approval. They will be applied in Kazakhstani universities and schools. Among them is the method of learning Kazakh language through songs, competitions and situational communication. Experts say, new methods will be used in online Kazakh language tutorials as well.
ULAN YERKINBAYEV, HEAD OF DEPARTMENT, KAZGUU:
- These methods will be available in online tutorials. Some institutions, for instance, Kazakh Ministry of Information and Sports and the Language Committee are planning to use it in the their websites. First President’s Fund is planning to release CD tutorials. Our university, the Kazakh Language Creative Learning Center wants to do it as well.
NURZHAN BAISSAKOV, CONTESTANT:
- People have a very developed visual memory. 70% of people perceive information through vision. Based on this, I developed a methodology for studying Kazakh through drawings. For example, 2,000 words are enough to have a good conversation in any language. I developed special pictures, which let remember 340 words and 720 phrases very easily.