NAD Modern Languages Curriculum Guide 9-12
Grade 9-Grade 12
The NAD curriculum guide for teaching French, German or Spanish to Grades 9-12 includes a philosophy statement, rationale, essential learning objectives for each major subtopic, and teacher resource listing of national and international support organizations,...
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Sponsored by the Linguist List, these dedicated experts offer this service to answer questions about linguistics and language to anyone who asks. There are links on languages, etymologies and grammar. Also included is an archive of past questions and answers....
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Embracing Language Minority Students
Instead of retaining students for one or two years until their language skills are proficient, or tossing them into the classroom in a 'sink or swim' situation, Norka Blackman-Richards presents a strong case for structured inclusion of non-native speakers...
Exposure To Two Languages Carries Far-reaching Benefits
"People who can speak two languages are more adept at learning a new foreign language than their monolingual counterparts." Northwestern University shares research that supports multilingual learning early.
Lexicool: Multilingual & Bilingual Dictionaries
Lexicool.com is one of the most comprehensive directories of bilingual and multilingual dictionaries on the Internet. The site has a fully searchable database, with over a thousand titles referenced. Free downloads, translation and interpreting courses, software...
Teaching English as a Second Language: Dilemmas and Solutions
Adventist education is ill-prepared to meet the challenge of multilingualism. In 1980, more than 10% of Americans (23 million persons) speak a language other than English at home. Teachers in mainstream classrooms can help students with limited English proficiency....
Travelers All: Teaching English in a Multicultural World
Gilian Gorle discusses the challenges that face English teachers in modern society. One major issue is the variety found within the English language and speakers of English. Writing assignments that allow students to showcase their various cultures is one...