Essays about: "children’s language"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 essays containing the words children’s language.

  1. 1. The Effectiveness of Reading and Listening to Children’s Literature on English L2 Reading Comprehension

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Oscar Walldén; Vendela Grahm; [2020]
    Keywords : children’s literature; ESL; EFL; primary education; reading comprehension;

    Abstract : This study investigates the effectiveness of children’s literature on English reading comprehension in an L2 classroom context. Children’s literature has a major part in teaching L1 in Swedish primary schools, and although it is a trustworthy method in developing reading comprehension skills, it is not used to any great extent in the English education. READ MORE

  2. 2. Listening Difficulties in children with Developmental Phonological Disorder : A survey of parents' perception of their children's listening abilities.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Logopedi; Uppsala universitet/Logopedi

    Author : Ellika Forsberg; Lotta Ohtamaa; [2019]
    Keywords : Developmental Language Disorder; DLD; Developmental Phonological Disorder; DPD; ECLiPS; listening difficulties.;

    Abstract : Background/Aim: The British questionnaire ECLiPS (Evaluation of Children’s Listening and Processing Skills; Barry & Moore, 2015) aims to profile listening difficulties in children. The questionnaire consists of 38 statements, divided into five subscales, and a short survey with six questions about general health. READ MORE

  3. 3. Turkish school children's relation to reading in English : a study of second language learners' attitudes to reading and format preferences

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    Author : Peter Daniels; [2019]
    Keywords : Reading; Young Learners; Second Language; E-books; Preferences; Paper Books; Transference;

    Abstract : he study was born from an interest into how language students are driven to read in a second language, do their reading preferences and habits in this second language follow those of reading in their mother tongue. The study paid attention to the issue of print versus electronic reading with these students. READ MORE

  4. 4. "The owl hugs me in the forest" : Children's Experiences and Educators' Perceptions of Learning in a Swedish Mini-Forest Garden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för beteendevetenskap och lärande

    Author : Julia Meyer; [2019]
    Keywords : Forest Gardening; Outdoor Education; Environmental Education; Outdoor Space; Learning; Three Dimensions; Nature Connection; Semi-Structured Interviews; Early Years; Play; Children’s Experiences; Teachers’ Perceptions;

    Abstract : In recent years, there has been converging evidence on the relation between nature experiences and learning. Although outdoor experiences are not just seen as leisurely activities anymore, barriers, such as lack of resources or travel time can hinder the propagation of more outdoor educational programs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Caregiver language : a study of caregiver interaction and their impact on children's fluency

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Besarta Statovci; [2018]
    Keywords : First language acquisition; caregiver language;

    Abstract : This paper aims to examine caregiver responses to children's utterances and how the caregiver's responding speech varies during the child's three critical years of language development. The methodology of this paper is a longitudinal study that focuses on how the caregiver uses the language during the child's first three and most important language-wise years. READ MORE