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Translanguaging with multilingual students : learning from classroom moments

Author: Ofelia García; Tatyana Kleyn
Publisher: New York, NY : Routledge, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looking closely at what happens when translanguaging is actively taken up to teach emergent bilingual students across different contexts, this book focuses on how it is already happening in classrooms as well as how it can be implemented as a pedagogical orientation. It extends theoretical understandings of the concept and highlights its promises and challenges.
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Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ofelia García; Tatyana Kleyn
ISBN: 9781138906976 1138906972 9781138906983 1138906980
OCLC Number: 936350087
Description: xii, 235 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: CONTENTS ForewordRicardo Otheguy Acknowledgements IntroductionPART I: TRANSLANGUAGING THEORY AND A PROJECTChapter 1Translanguaging Theory in EducationOfelia Garcia and Tatyana KleynChapter 2A Translanguaging Educational Project Ofelia Garcia and Tatyana KleynPART II: THE CASE STUDIESChapter 3Student Voices Shining Through: Exploring translanguaging as a literary deviceAnn E. Ebe with Charene Chapman-SantiagoChapter 4Balancing Windows and Mirrors: Translanguaging in a linguistically diverse classroomHeather H. Woodley with Andrew Brown Chapter 5The Grupito Flexes their Listening and Learning MusclesTatyana Kleyn with Hulda YauChapter 6Declaring Freedom: Translanguaging in the social studies classroom to understand complex textsBrian A. Collins and Maria Cioe PenaChapter 7Navigating Turbulent Waters: Translanguaging to support academic and socio-emotional well-beingKate Seltzer and Brian A. Collins with Katrina Mae AngelesChapter 8Reclaiming Bilingualism: Translanguaging in a science classCecilia M. Espinosa and Luz Yadira Herrera with Claudia Montoya GaudreauPART III: IMPLICATIONS FOR POLICY AND PRACTICE Chapter 9A Translanguaging Education Policy: Disruptions and creating spaces of possibilityOfelia Garcia and Tatyana KleynChapter 10Setting the Path: Implications for teachers and teacher educatorsTatyana KleynConclusionAfterwordKate Menken and Maria Teresa (Maite) SanchezList of Contributors
Responsibility: edited by Ofelia García and Tatyana Kleyn.

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Looking closely at what happens when translanguaging is actively taken up to teach emergent bilingual students across different contexts, this book focuses on how it is already happening in classrooms as well as how it can be implemented as a pedagogical orientation. It extends theoretical understandings of the concept and highlights its promises and challenges.
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