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The ABCs of Multilingual Parenting: The Letter T

by Corey
Letter_T

T is for… Time! When it comes to raising children multilingually, there are actually very few absolute rules for how to go about it. However, there is one element that is key: time! Unless your children are exposed to the language(s) a lot, they are not going to have a chance to become multilingual. Time […]

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The ABCs of Multilingual Parenting: The Letter S

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Letter_S

S is for…  Stories As we all know, there is nothing more captivating than a good story! Adventure and mystery, romance and poetry – a tale told well will captivate even the most stubborn of audiences. Who can resist? When is the last time you told your children a good story in your language? Or […]

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The ABCs of Multilingual Parenting: The Letter R

by Corey
Letter_R

R is for… Read, Read, Read! We are hitting the letter R just in time for our series of posts on biliteracy! How perfect! When it comes to multilingual parenting, the key is to incorporate reading every way you can. Here are some examples that can make all the difference in your multilingual household: Make […]

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The ABCs of Multilingual Parenting: The Letter Q

by Corey
Multilingual Parenting ABCs - The Letter Q

Q is for… Question Everyone and Everything! At first glance this sounds like a daunting task. How can we question everyone and everything? Who has time for something like that? We should be living multilingually every second that we can, not wasting it on questionnaires, right? Plus, why would we want to walk around questioning […]

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The ABCs of Multilingual Parenting: The Letter P

by Corey
Letter_P

P is for… Perseverance! When it comes to multilingual parenting, perseverance shouldn’t be about sticking with something that we dislike. It has nothing to do with an overarching work ethic that has been placed on our shoulders. It is also not about inflexibility. It is not about making everyone tow your line no matter what. […]

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