Article: The Bridge Between Languages
Teaching for Biliteracy
This resource illustrates:
5H) Read in home language, then English; 6F) Compare and contrast languages; 7C) Cognates; 7D) Children as language experts
Grades K-1, Grades 2-3
This article introduces the term "the bridge" as the purposeful work to connect, compare, contrast, and transition between languages in lessons and activities for Multilingual Learners. Examples and instructional tips are shared.