Archives for April, 2012

English Language Learning and Music

Over the break I came across an interesting blog from bi-lingual booksellers Language Lizard.┬áIt’s worth exploring for ideas of how to support bilingual children in the classroom. One article that particularly caught my eye was on using music, and particularly singing, to support langauge development. Primary school teachers know how much children love a good […]

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A Visit to a Classroom of English Language Learners

The video linked to here takes the viewer into Coral Way Elementary School, a world-renowned bilingual school in the United States, to see the ways they address the language learning needs of their students. Socio-economic status notwithstanding, the language profile of the student body at Coral Way appears similar to that of Shrewsbury International School. […]

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