Hidden worlds : young children learning literacy in multicultural contexts
Source:Trentham Books, Stoke-on Trent, UK ; Sterling, VA, p.101 (2010)
Call Number:Cubb LB1139.5 .L35 K45 2010
Keywords:Language arts (Early childhood), Literacy--Study and teaching (Early childhood), Literacy--Study and teaching (Early childhood)--Case studies, Multilingualism, Multilingualism--Case studies
Contents: Researching literacy in context -- Literacy as a social and cultural activity in homes and schools -- Kabir : crossing boundaries between languages and cultures -- Michelle : 'can someone pass the yellow?' : talk, literacy and being a girl -- Sadia : interpreting the rules for literacy learning -- Jamie : narrative, popular culture and multimodality -- Nicole : negotiating a familiar role in an unfamiliar context -- Asif : literacy and learning a new language -- What the children tell us : policy implications and practical strategies.