dual language

Five Questions for International Mother Language Day

Today is International Mother Language Day! The day promotes linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. This year’s theme is Language Without Borders. Can you answer these five questions about world languages and multilingualism? Click the question to find the answer. How many languages are there in the world? Does exposing infants and toddlers to more… Read more

Dual Language Booklets

The Saskatchewan Literacy Network has a series of free Dual Language Booklets tucked in with other family literacy resources. Each booklet contains a small selection of simple, practical vocabulary for one theme: Clothing Colours Food Greetings In the City More Food Numbers Parts of the Body Transportation. And, each booklet is available in: Arabic Chinese… Read more

Young Dual Language Learners

The Dual Language Learner Toolkit is a new resource for early childhood programs in the United States. It accompanies a recently released joint policy statement of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the U.S. Department of Education. Designed to promote the development and learning of young children who are dual language learners,… Read more