Inside: Why poetry is beneficial to bilingual kids. When my son was two, it became obvious his English was more advanced than his Spanish. This wasn’t shocking (we live in the U.S.), but I wanted to figure out how to maximize our minority language. I began to watch what was happening in English. While I teach,
Reading comprehension is an extra challenge in the dual language classroom when you're trying to teach reading in 2 languages! Here are some easy to implement strategies that you can use to support the language learners in your bilingual classroom.