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Learning to read and write in the multilingual family

By: Wang, Xiao-lei

Part of the Parents' and Teachers' Guides series
1847693695 / 9781847693693
Paperback
21/04/2011
Stock expected by 30/06/2021
United Kingdom
23 cm 208 p.
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This book is a guide for parents who wish to raise children with more than one language and literacy.

Drawing on interdisciplinary research, as well as the experiences of parents of multilingual children, this book walks parents through the multilingual reading and writing process from infancy to adolescence.

It identifies essential literacy skills at each developmental stage and proposes effective strategies that facilitate multiliteracy, in particular, heritage-language literacy development in the home environment.

This book can also be used as a reference for teachers who teach in community heritage language schools and in school heritage (or foreign) language programmes.

BIC:

CFDC Language acquisition, CFDM Bilingualism & multilingualism, VFXC Child care & upbringing

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