Video: Bilingual Provider Preview and Review
Language Learning Project
This resource illustrates:
5G) Explain vocabulary; 5H) Read in home language, then English; 6E) Separate language and literacy activities in each language; 8E) Background knowledge in home language
In this video, a teacher explains how to preview books in children’s home languages. The teacher introduces and explains new vocabulary words and reads a text in the child's home language before reading the text in English. The teacher also uses the home language to preview concepts to activate and build background knowledge.