Building bridges : multilingual resources for children /
Multilingual Resources for Children Project.
Clevedon ; Philadelphia : Multilingual Matters, c1995.
111 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
1853592900 (pbk.)
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Clevedon ; Philadelphia : Multilingual Matters, c1995.
1853592900 (pbk.)
general note
"... carried out at The University of Reading, UK in the Departments of Arts and Humanities in Education and Typography & Graphic Communication." -- Preface.
catalogue key
Includes bibliographical references (p. [107]-109) and index.
A Look Inside
Table of Contents
Life with many languagesp. 11
Life with many languagesp. 12
Creating the right ethosp. 21
An understanding of cultural diversityp. 22
The visual environment in schoolsp. 26
School organizationp. 28
Resources for speaking and listeningp. 31
Speaking more than one languagep. 32
Promoting speaking and listening in other languagesp. 34
Resources for readingp. 39
Literacies in English-speaking classroomsp. 40
Books in other languagesp. 44
Dual language booksp. 52
Translating children's booksp. 78
Writing as a resourcep. 83
Support for writing in other languagesp. 84
Handwriting in other languagesp. 86
Word-processing in other languagesp. 92
Producing low-budget resourcesp. 97
A bridge to bilingualismp. 101
A bridge to bilingualismp. 102
Referencesp. 107
Indexp. 110
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