Tue, 26 April 2016
On this episode, a father wonders what language policy would work best for his family. Should they consider the Minority Language at Home strategy to increase the exposure? Or should they give the One Person, One Language strategy a shot?
I share my thoughts on what is more important quantity or quality of exposure!
Tue, 19 April 2016
On this episode of Bilingual Avenue, I chat with Kimberly Scanlon about some of her favorite strategies to promote language development in toddlers! She shares wonderful ideas to help our children express themselves and have fun with language.
Kimberly chats with us about:
Her professional background and how much she enjoys work with parents of children birth to three year olds;
Tue, 12 April 2016
On this episode of Bilingual Avenue, I tell listeners about the Raising Global Citizens at home Online Summit! This is a summit hosted by Multicultural Kids Blog with topics all about what parents can do to help their children understand the world around them!
Day 1: Why is it important to raise global citizens?
Day 2: How TRAVEL supports global citizenship
Day 3: How FOOD connects us in a global society
Day 4: How ARTS and CRAFTS promote global citizens
Day 5: How PLAY encourageS global citizenship
Day 6: The importance of MEDIA, APPS AND BOOKS
Day 7: The role of LANGUAGE in raising global citizens
Tue, 5 April 2016
On this episode of Bilingual Avenue, Dolores shares with us the importance of putting ourselves out there when raising bilingual children. By stepping out of our comfort zone we can connect with other bilingual families and expand our network of support and exposure!