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ERIC Number: EJ581922
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-1056-7941
Bilingual Storytelling: Code Switching, Discourse Control, and Learning Opportunities.
de Mejia, Anne-Marie
TESOL Journal, v7 n6 p4-10 Win 1998
Alternating between languages in the construction of stories offers students creative opportunities for bilingual learning. Describes how a storyteller can code switch to tell stories to children who are becoming bilingual and presents an example from early-immersion classrooms in Colombia, discussing code switching and discourse control, and noting implications for classroom practice. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Colombia