Language Minority Students in the Mainstream Classroom / Edition 2

Language Minority Students in the Mainstream Classroom / Edition 2

by Angela Carrasquillo, Vivian Rodriguez
     
 

ISBN-10: 1853595640

ISBN-13: 9781853595646

Pub. Date: 02/28/2002

Publisher: Multilingual Matters Ltd.

This is the second edition of an easily readable text that provides first-hand information on culturally and linguistically diverse students as well as instructional strategies in the content areas of reading, writing, science, social studies and maths, using simple and direct language. It provides theory and practical strategies to make content of lessons relevant

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This is the second edition of an easily readable text that provides first-hand information on culturally and linguistically diverse students as well as instructional strategies in the content areas of reading, writing, science, social studies and maths, using simple and direct language. It provides theory and practical strategies to make content of lessons relevant and understandable to students. This new edition includes updated information on current educational programs and local and national standards for English language learners in United States. The book will be of interest to researchers, professionals, under- and postgraduate students interested in the teaching of ethnic minorities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853595646
Publisher:
Multilingual Matters Ltd.
Publication date:
02/28/2002
Series:
Bilingual Education and Bilingualism Series
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
1Limited English Proficient Students in the Mainstream Classroom1
2Limited English Proficient Students: Who Are They?19
3Cultural and Linguistic Diversity in the Classroom37
4Alternatives to Mainstreaming56
5The Integrated Development of Oral and Written Language75
6Instructional Strategies for LEP Students' Oral and Written English Language Development90
7Integrating Language and Social Studies Learning107
8Integrating Language and Science Learning124
9Integrating Language and Mathematics Learning141
10The Role of Teachers in the Development of Linguistic, Cognitive and Academic Skills of LEP Students157
References173
Index184

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