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Language in the schools; integrating linguistic knowledge into K-12 teaching.

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Language in the schools; integrating linguistic knowledge into K-12 teaching.

Ed. by Kristin Denham and Anne Lobeck.

Lawrence Erlbaum

2005

278 pages

$32.50

Paperback

LB1576

Denham and Lobeck (both linguistics, Western Washington U.) present a textbook designed for students in teacher education programs who have a basic knowledge of linguistics. Twenty chapters written by 23 international academics explore ways in which basic linguistic knowledge can inform teachers' approaches to language issues in the multicultural, linguistically diverse classroom, and offer strategies and suggestions for integrating linguistics into the K-12 classroom in various ways.

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Date:Nov 1, 2005
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