Bilingual By Choice: Raising Kids in Two (or more!) Languages [NOOK Book]

Overview

Viginie Raguenaud guides parents on how to introduce a second language to their children while providing insights, resources, and activities for raising children that will become bilingual adults. Bilingual by Choice focuses on the process of keeping children engaged in language learning from youth to adulthood.
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Bilingual By Choice: Raising Kids in Two (or more!) Languages

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Overview

Viginie Raguenaud guides parents on how to introduce a second language to their children while providing insights, resources, and activities for raising children that will become bilingual adults. Bilingual by Choice focuses on the process of keeping children engaged in language learning from youth to adulthood.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781857884449
  • Publisher: Nicholas Brealey Publishing
  • Publication date: 10/25/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 1,129,166
  • File size: 17 MB
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Meet the Author

Raguenaud, Virginie|s Global nomad and bilingual writer Virginie Raguenaud is a mother of French- and English-speaking twins and is studying to get her Master of Arts degree in Intercultural Relations from the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California. Raguenaud is a member of the National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE), Families in Global Transition (FIGT), and the Society of Intercultural Education, Training, and Research (SIETAR USA). She currently resides in New Hampshire.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments Forward Introduction|s1Getting Past the Misconceptions of B|lingualism 2 The Logistics of Raising Bilingual Children 3 Introducing a Second Language to a School-Age Child 4 Challenges at Home 5 Schooling Options 6 Bilingual and Recommended for English Honors 7 The Benefits of Bilingualism (for extra motivation on days when the English-only movement doesn't sound so unreasonable!) 8 Listen Up!- Helpful Insights from Experts in Childhood Bilingualism and Second Language Acquisition and Encouraging Advice from Fellow Parents 9 From Puppet Shows to Bilingual Scrabble: 50 Activities to Enjoy with Your Kids at Home 10 From Bilingual Story Time to Kids' Language Clubs: 50 Activities in Your Local Community

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