Tip Sheet: Gathering and Using Language Information That Families Share
Head Start: ECLKC
This resource illustrates:
1A) Families and language/cultural background; 1B) Families and language development goals
This tip sheet provides teachers with examples of questions that they can ask Multilingual Learners’ families to learn about their language, interests, and experiences. This tip sheet also discusses the information that can be gathered from conversations with families and why this information is so important.