ROMtels’ translanguaging/dual language approach is a natural and innovative way to support high quality teaching and learning.
Using home language as a normal, everyday aspect of the primary classroom explores three themes:
A translanguaging approach makes sure children have access to cognitive academic language – which they need to learn about school subjects – in both their home language(s) and English. This helps children talk about school work both in the classroom and at home with their parents and community.
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