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High school senior emerges and reflects on his experience - Ventura County Star

High school senior emerges and reflects on his experience - Ventura County Star | Dual Language Immersion | Scoop.it
High school senior emerges and reflects on his experienceVentura County StarWakelee was enrolled in the Two-Way-Immersion Program which immerses both native Spanish speakers and native English speakers in a challenging academic curriculum.

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Dr. Kathleen Contreras's curator insight, December 11, 2012 10:52 AM

"Not only did TWI make me a fluent Spanish speaker it made me a global citizen.”

Andrew Wakelee, a high school senior, a dual language student since kindergarten, and a soon recipient of a seal of biliteracy, advocates for dual language education.

 

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Bilingual Learning: Inside the mind of a bilingual child (VIDEO)

Bilingual Learning: Inside the mind of a bilingual child (VIDEO) | Dual Language Immersion | Scoop.it

Language use in a real world and an inside look at the brain in a multilingual setting.


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Spanish Language Arts, Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects | commoncore-espanol.com

Spanish Language Arts, Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects | commoncore-espanol.com | Dual Language Immersion | Scoop.it

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The Cognitive Benefits of Being Bilingual - Dana Foundation

The Cognitive Benefits of Being Bilingual - Dana Foundation | Dual Language Immersion | Scoop.it
Today, more of the world’s population is bilingual or multilingual than monolingual. In addition to facilitating cross-cultural communication, this trend also p

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Spanish Grammar Strategies

Spanish Grammar Strategies | Dual Language Immersion | Scoop.it

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I wonder if our DLIP teachers know of this site on Spanish Grammar...

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Dr. Kathleen Contreras's curator insight, February 8, 2013 1:52 PM

Estratégias importantes sobre la gramática

Mari Arellano's comment, May 10, 5:35 PM
Great grammar strategies to use in Spanish. Very useful for teachers because it can give them good ideas