Bilingual Reading Readiness for K-3RD Latino Children


This bilingual program provides Latino children with reading tools in English and Spanish to help them become more independent and self-sufficient in their educational settings and surroundings. The program supports learning by advancing new strategies to: • address English language acquisition and reading readiness in both English and Spanish; • enrich students’ knowledge in English and Spanish so they become bilingual and value their heritage; • provide activities such as games, discussions, story time, family conferences, and gatherings; and • collaborate with families to create learning materials grounded in the cultural values of Latinos. Let’s build skills in our Latino children [...]