PROMOTE BILINGUALISM

Provide opportunities for bilingualism. Children should be encouraged to use their first languages:

Share games from other cultures;

Vocabulary labels in ¬†the child’s language;

Pair talking in the first language;

Writing in the home language and in English;

Use dual language dictionaries;

Brainstorm ideas and concepts in first language groups and in English;

Promote dual language reading;

Listen to audio texts in dual languages;

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