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The Resource Maximize your child's bilingual ability : ideas and inspiration for even greater success and joy raising bilingual kids, Adam Beck

Maximize your child's bilingual ability : ideas and inspiration for even greater success and joy raising bilingual kids, Adam Beck

Label
Maximize your child's bilingual ability : ideas and inspiration for even greater success and joy raising bilingual kids
Title
Maximize your child's bilingual ability
Title remainder
ideas and inspiration for even greater success and joy raising bilingual kids
Statement of responsibility
Adam Beck
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Adam Beck, founder of the popular blog Bilingual Monkeys and the lively forum The Bilingual Zoo, provides a roadmap to greater success and joy raising bilingual kids in this practical and comprehensive guide for parents and teachers. A longtime practitioner of bilingual development in children, Beck shares the best of his personal experience as an educator and parent, offering a wealth of actionable advice in his engaging and empowering book."--page 4 of cover
Cataloging source
I4F
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beck, Adam
Dewey number
404/.2083
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bilingualism in children
  • Second language acquisition
  • Multilingualism
  • Language and languages
Label
Maximize your child's bilingual ability : ideas and inspiration for even greater success and joy raising bilingual kids, Adam Beck
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • About Me and My Family -- How to make the most of this book -- Part One: Perspectives. The Spirit of the Bilingual Journey -- The Best Thing About Raising a Bilingual Child Your Actions Matter Profoundly -- Your Child Wants to Be Bilingual -- Put the Odds of Success in Your Favor -- Take Full Advantage of the Early Years -- Stay Conscious of Your Quest -- Seize the Day Day After Day -- Persistent Efforts Add UP Over Time -- Sustain Good Habits and Routines -- Fill the "Cracks" of Your Days -- Stay Patient with the Process -- Practice "Preventive Medicine' -- Passion Fuels the Progress -- Be Very Serious, Be Very Playful -- Don't Teach, Give Joy -- The "Magical Ingredient" for Motivation -- Engage with Every Interruption -- Creative Thinking Is Key -- It's About How Hard You Try -- Maintain Firm Expectations -- This Journey Is a Very Long Trip -- Always Be Evolving -- There Is No Failure -- You Are Not Alone -- Keep a Journal on Your Kids -- The Value of an Archive -- Write Letters to the Future -- Appreciate All This Keenly -- Bilingual Kids Can Change the World
  • Part Two: Principles. Make This a Priority -- Inform Yourself on the Subject -- Satisfy the Core Conditions -- Satisfy the Core Conditions: Exposure -- Satisfy the Core Conditions: Need -- Choose an Effective Language Strategy -- Match Your Action to Your Aim -- Reshape the Basic Conditions First -- Seek Out Suitable Resources -- Ignite Your Child's Interests -- Hunt for "Home Run Books" -- Make Productive Choices -- Strengthen the Support Around You -- Talk, Talk, Talk to Your Child -- Read Aloud Every Day -- Build a Large Home Library -- Create a Print-Rich Environment -- Commit to "Captive Reading' -- Engage in Storytelling -- Make Frequent Use of Music -- Play Games Together -- Prompt Interaction with Images -- "Passive Media" Is Supplemental Exposure -- Sustain a Regular Homework Routine -- Recognize the Reality of Schooling -- Promote Ties with Grandparents and Loved Ones -- Instill Value in the Minority Language -- Take of Bad Behavior. Too -- Even Failure Can Contribute to Success -- Persevere for the Payoff -- Final Thoughts
Control code
957525596
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxv, 283 pages
Isbn
9784908629013
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Maximize your child's bilingual ability : ideas and inspiration for even greater success and joy raising bilingual kids, Adam Beck
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • About Me and My Family -- How to make the most of this book -- Part One: Perspectives. The Spirit of the Bilingual Journey -- The Best Thing About Raising a Bilingual Child Your Actions Matter Profoundly -- Your Child Wants to Be Bilingual -- Put the Odds of Success in Your Favor -- Take Full Advantage of the Early Years -- Stay Conscious of Your Quest -- Seize the Day Day After Day -- Persistent Efforts Add UP Over Time -- Sustain Good Habits and Routines -- Fill the "Cracks" of Your Days -- Stay Patient with the Process -- Practice "Preventive Medicine' -- Passion Fuels the Progress -- Be Very Serious, Be Very Playful -- Don't Teach, Give Joy -- The "Magical Ingredient" for Motivation -- Engage with Every Interruption -- Creative Thinking Is Key -- It's About How Hard You Try -- Maintain Firm Expectations -- This Journey Is a Very Long Trip -- Always Be Evolving -- There Is No Failure -- You Are Not Alone -- Keep a Journal on Your Kids -- The Value of an Archive -- Write Letters to the Future -- Appreciate All This Keenly -- Bilingual Kids Can Change the World
  • Part Two: Principles. Make This a Priority -- Inform Yourself on the Subject -- Satisfy the Core Conditions -- Satisfy the Core Conditions: Exposure -- Satisfy the Core Conditions: Need -- Choose an Effective Language Strategy -- Match Your Action to Your Aim -- Reshape the Basic Conditions First -- Seek Out Suitable Resources -- Ignite Your Child's Interests -- Hunt for "Home Run Books" -- Make Productive Choices -- Strengthen the Support Around You -- Talk, Talk, Talk to Your Child -- Read Aloud Every Day -- Build a Large Home Library -- Create a Print-Rich Environment -- Commit to "Captive Reading' -- Engage in Storytelling -- Make Frequent Use of Music -- Play Games Together -- Prompt Interaction with Images -- "Passive Media" Is Supplemental Exposure -- Sustain a Regular Homework Routine -- Recognize the Reality of Schooling -- Promote Ties with Grandparents and Loved Ones -- Instill Value in the Minority Language -- Take of Bad Behavior. Too -- Even Failure Can Contribute to Success -- Persevere for the Payoff -- Final Thoughts
Control code
957525596
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxv, 283 pages
Isbn
9784908629013
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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