What to do when bilingual kids mix languages

What to do when bilingual kids mix languages (code-switching, a.k.a. code-mixing)• Don’t worry if your child mixes languages—language mixing is

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Language learning process of children

Birth: Early crying, babies’ attempt to communicate 5 months: Cooing, making sounds like ga-ga, gu-gu 1st birthday: a few words

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How to Teach Toddlers and Infants a Language

Creating Good Language Learning Environments for Very Young Children (Ages 0–2) (p. 63) • Direct lots of rich, meaningful speech toward

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What to do when children reject to speak in the 2nd language

What to do when children reject to speak in the 2nd language (e.g. Spanish) Cases that worked (from Bilingual Edge

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Types of bilingual education

TYPES OF BILINGUAL EDUCATION “Maintenance bilingual education: These programs are to help children become both and biliterate. In the United

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Top Ten Myths Regarding Bilingualism

THE TOP TEN MYTHS ABOUT SECOND LANGUAGE LEARNING 1. Only bilingual parents can raise bilingual children and bilingual parents always

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Pros and Cons of a bilingual household

Is speaking a minority language (e,g, Spanish) at home is better or worse?   King and Mackey mention a very

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What are the top ten most widely spoken languages?

TOP TEN MOST WIDELY SPOKEN LANGUAGES IN THE WORLD (PERCENT OF WORLD POPULATION) (CIA world fact book ) 1. Mandarin Chinese

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Bilingual Edge: Book Review

Bilingual Edge: Why, When and How to Teach Your Child a Second Language by Kendall King, PhD  & Alison Mackey, PhD

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What to do when a child does not want to speak

What to do when a younger child does not want to speak the 2nd language “Whenever possible, try to spend

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