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Entries Tagged as 'Multilingualism'

Questions parents ask about raising multilingual children

May 9th, 2017 · No Comments

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Parent questions

Tags: Bilingualism · Mother tongue at home · Multilingualism

Mother Tongue reading box

May 2nd, 2017 · No Comments

In this Grade 3 classroom at ISB, children have access to books in their mother tongue.

MT reading

Thanks Caryn Macky

Tags: Bilingualism · Diversity · Images · Multilingualism · Native Language at ISB

Supporting mother tongue in the ES classroom

March 21st, 2017 · 2 Comments

It’s good to see teachers doing the quiet, small things that send powerful messages to kids. In this example from Grade 3, the teacher sponsors a child in a read-a-thon to read in both her languages. The learning here is multidimensional.

Mainstream teacher supporting multilingual practices

Tags: Bilingualism · Diversity · Multilingualism · Native Language and Education · Native Language at ISB

Here are the languages the world is trying to learn

March 21st, 2017 · No Comments

What languages are people learning?

Tags: Bilingualism · Diversity · Multilingualism

Q&A: How to support a bilingual 3-year-old learning a third language?

March 20th, 2017 · No Comments

A bilingual three year old learning a third language

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How Can Parents Enhance Child’s Bilingual Development?

March 20th, 2017 · No Comments

Are you raising bilingual children?

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Mind your language

March 14th, 2017 · No Comments

Saving the mother tongues of Thailand

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How to say “I love you” in 50 different languages

February 14th, 2017 · No Comments

Multilingual “I love you!” – Valentine’s Day special

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Mother tongues at school

February 14th, 2017 · No Comments

Don’t just speak English, teachers told

Thanks to Avery Udagawa for this article.

Tags: Bilingualism · Diversity · Multilingualism · Native Language and Education · Native Language at ISB · Native Language Teachers

The Strange Persistence of First Languages

February 14th, 2017 · No Comments

On exploring your first language…..

Article supplied by Laura Everett (Middle School)

Tags: Mother tongue at home · Multilingualism