Essays about: "bilingualism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 70 essays containing the word bilingualism.

  1. 1. Supplementary English Instruction in Swedish Multilingual Elementary Classrooms

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Jennifer Oldby; [2020]
    Keywords : supplementary instruction; CLIL; SPRINT; bilingual instruction; multilingual; English as a third language; elementary school;

    Abstract : This study examines supplementary English instruction as a supportive method in optimizing English input in Swedish multilingual classes in grades 1-3. Sweden has a high English proficiency and Swedish children enter school with increasingly advanced levels of English. READ MORE

  2. 2. Translanguaging in ESL classrooms in Sweden : from the students’ point of view

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Rojina Tabatabaei; [2020]
    Keywords : Translanguaging; L1; L2; SLA; English teaching; multicultural classrooms; Swedish upper-secondary school;

    Abstract : Translanguaging, with its connection to second language acquisition (Abrahamsson, 2009), is more useful now than ever, as multicultural classrooms are increasing drastically across the world (Hua, 2014). This is the case for Sweden, in particular, as one fifth of the students have foreign backgrounds (Torpsten, 2018). READ MORE

  3. 3. Parents’ perspectives on raising bilingual and bicultural children in Sweden : a Somali Case study

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Barn

    Author : Hinda Mohammud Hussen; [2019]
    Keywords : Bilingualism; biculturalism; Somali parents; heritage language maintenance; Sweden;

    Abstract : This thesis is a case-study on bilingualism and biculturalism from Somalian perspectives. The aim of the present study is to explore raising bilingual and bicultural children in Sweden from parents’ views. It focuses on three questions: 1. READ MORE

  4. 4. The English Language’s Influence on Social Identities in Sweden: The Role of L2 English in Identity Construction

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Elias Mahfoud; [2019]
    Keywords : L2 identity; Social identity; Bilingualism; Multilingualism Code-switching; English;

    Abstract : This study aims to examine if English as a L2 influences the construction of Swedes’ social identities but also whether any linguistic strategies are used to strengthen their identity. Furthermore, the study aims to study if there is a difference in bilingual Swedes' reflections on the topic compared to multilingual Swedes. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Study of the Relationship between Linguistic Skills and Psychological Disorders

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Mohamed Nasser; [2019]
    Keywords : Linguistic Skills; Cognitive science; Cognitive psychology; Cognitive Neuroscience; Bilingualism; Culture; Psychological Disorders; Depression;

    Abstract : Our current knowledge about the relationship between linguistic skills and psychological disorders is somewhat diffuse. One reason is because it is difficult to investigate this relationship without including conditions that clearly influence the results in one way or another (e.g. culture, environment, socioeconomic class etc). READ MORE