Home SJSD Home
Dine Education Web
Information Curricula Activities Downloads Resources
Curricula | Conversational Navajo | Units 1-5
Navajo-Utah Standards Alignment
Conversational Navajo
Introduction
  Teaching Pattern
Units 1-5
(Aug - Sept)
Units 6-9
(October)
Units 10-13
(November)
Units 14-16
(December)
Units 17-20
(January)
Units 21-24
(February)
Units 25-28
(March)
Units 29-31
(April)

 

 

Bizaa Hadah0ozh--d Units 1 - 5 (Aug. - Sept.)

Unit 1: Ats'77s - Parts of the Body

Vocabulary
  'Akee' Foot
  Ach'oozhlaa' Elbow
  Ajaa' Ears
  An11' Eye
  !la' Hand
  Aj11d Legs
  Awoo' Teeth
  Awos Shoulder
  'Az44' Mouth
  '!ch99h Nose
  'Atsiigha' Hair
  Ayaats'iin Chin
  Agod Knee
 
Objective
  Each student will learn the words: akee', ach'oozhlaa', ajaa', an11, and 1la' with the verbs h0l= and yinishy4 by the end of Navajo language time at 90% accuracy.
 
Lesson Plans & Extras
  Unit 1 Doc Unit 1 PDF
  All Unit Docs All Unit PDFs
  Body Parts Song (MP3 file - CD available from SJSD Media Center)

back to top

Unit 2: Hak'47 - Family

Vocabulary
  'Azh4'4 Father
  'Adeezh7 Younger Sister
  H1d7 Older Sister
  ![ch7n7 Children
  Hooghan haz'3 Family
  Ak'is Friend, Brother, Sister (same sex)
  'Am1 Mother
  Ache77 Grandfather
  'Aw44' Baby
  Atsil7, hatsil7 Younger Brother
  Am1 s1n7, han1l7 Grandmother
  Alah Sister (boy talking about sister)
  !naa7 Big Brother
 
Objective
  Each student will learn the words: azh4'4, adeezh7, h1d7, 1[ch7n7, and hooghan haz'3 along with the verb nish[9 by the end of Navajo Language time at 90% accuracy.
 
Lesson Plans & Extras
  Unit 2 Doc Unit 2 PDF
  All Unit Docs All Unit PDFs
  Family Song (MP3 file - CD available from SJSD Media Center)

back to top

Unit 3: !kw77g77 - Numbers 1 (K-1)

Vocabulary
  T'11[a'7 One
  Naaki Two
  T11' Three
  D99' Four
  Ashdla' Five
  Hast33 Six
  Tsosts'id Seven
  Tseeb77 Eight
  N1hast'47 Nine
  Neezn11 Ten
  {a'ts'1adah Eleven
  Naakits'1adah Twelve
  T11'ts'1adah Thirteen
 
Objective
  Each student will learn the words: t'11[a'7, naaki, t11', d99 and ashdla' with the verbs woly4 and dashicheii.
 
Lesson Plans & Extras
  Unit 3 Doc Unit 3 PDF
  All Unit Docs All Unit PDFs
  Numbers 1 Song (MP3 file - CD available from SJSD Media Center)

back to top

Unit 4: $4' - Clothes

Vocabulary
  Yist[4
K4tiil
Sock
  T['aaj8'44' Pants
  Asdz1n7
Bich'ah
Scarf
  t['aaka[ Skirt
  L1jish Glove
  $4' Clothes
  Z44d4el1h7/z44nazti'7 Necktie
  '$4tsoh Coat
  T'11hadiil'44' Dress
  Sis Belt
  K4 Shoes
  $4tsoh naats'--d7 Sweater
  deij8' '44' Shirt
 
Objective
  Each student will learn the words: yist[4, k4tiil, t['aaj8'44', asdz1n7 bich'ah, t['aaka[ and l1jish with the verb nihi[ dah0zh= by the end of Navajo Language time at 90% accuracy.
 
Lesson Plans & Extras
  Unit 4 Doc Unit 4 PDF
  All Unit Docs All Unit PDFs
  Clothing Song (MP3 file - CD available from SJSD Media Center)

back to top

Unit 5: !kw77g77 - Numbers 2 (1st - 12th)

Vocabulary
  D99'ts'1adah Fourteen
  Ashdla'1adah Fifteen
  Hast'2'1adah Sixteen
  Tsosts'idts'1adah Seventeen
  T'seeb77ts'1adah Eighteen
  N1hast'47ts'1adah Nineteen
  Naadiin Twenty
  T'1diin Thirty
  D9zdiin Forty
  Ashdladiin Fifty
  Hast1diin Sixty
  Tsosts'idiin Seventy
  Tseeb7diin Eighty
 
Objective
  Each student will learn the words: d77'ts'1adah, ashdla'1adah, hast'2'1adah, tsots'id ts'1adah, tseeb77ts'1adah, and the verbs nin1ahai, shin1ahai, along with the question, "_____ bits'1j7zohgo d7kw77 doolee[?" by the end of Navajo Language time at 90% accuracy.
 
Lesson Plans & Extras
  Unit 5 Doc Unit 5 PDF
  All Unit Docs All Unit PDFs
  Numbers 2 Song (MP3 file - CD available from SJSD Media Center)

back to top

 

   
   
 

Navajo word display problems? Please install the Verdana Navajo font, downloadable by clicking HERE.


2003 San Juan School District
Questions or comments? Email the Webmaster

Designed and produced by Paradox Productions