LINGUIST List 23.2882

Fri Jun 29 2012

Books: Language and Learning in Multilingual Classrooms: Coelho

Editor for this issue: Danniella Hornby <>

Date: 27-Jun-2012
From: Elinor Robertson <>
Subject: Language and Learning in Multilingual Classrooms: Coelho
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Title: Language and Learning in Multilingual Classrooms Subtitle: A Practical Approach Series Title: Parents' and Teachers' Guides Published: 2012 Publisher: Multilingual Matters

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Author: Elizabeth Coelho Hardback: ISBN: 9781847697202 Pages: 376 Price: U.S. $ 129.95
Hardback: ISBN: 9781847697202 Pages: 376 Price: U.K. £ 79.95
Paperback: ISBN: 9781847697196 Pages: 376 Price: U.K. £ 24.95
Paperback: ISBN: 9781847697196 Pages: 376 Price: U.S. $ 39.95

This book is a research-based practical guide for educators who work withstudents whose linguistic and cultural background is different from their own.Illustrated with many practical examples of classroom activities, projects, andteaching strategies, the book is also an introduction to immigrant education forschool administrators and educational planners in communities or regions thatare in the process of developing plans and programs for newcomer students.Although the focus is on first-generation immigrant children, many of therecommended approaches and instructional strategies described in this bookcan be used or adapted for use with second-generation children and historicallinguistic and cultural minorities, such as children from Aboriginal communitiesin North America or children of Roma background in Europe.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Written In: English (eng)

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