Lushootseed Reduplication: A Language Puzzle

Overview: 

This problem-solving activity has students discover the patterns of a word-formation process in Lushootseed (a member of the Salish language family of the Pacific Northwest and lower British Columbia).

Grade Level: 
Grades 6-8
Class Time Needed: 
Under 30 minutes
Lesson Plan: 

Because of the characters in this writing system, the document is attached as a pdf file.