Literacy Con Carino: A Story of Migrant Children's Success

Literacy Con Carino: A Story of Migrant Children's Success

Paperback(Older Edition)



This new edition offers new critical insight into the process of second language acquisition.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780435085513
Publisher: Heinemann
Publication date: 01/28/1991
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 142
Product dimensions: 21.59(w) x 21.59(h) x 19.69(d)

About the Author

Robert Bahruth is Professor of Bilingual Education at Boise State University, where he introduces his students to the pedagogy of Paulo Freire.

Carolyn Kessler is Professor of ESL/Applied Linguistics at the University of Texas at San Antonio. She has also worked extensively in professional development programs for English language learners throughout the U.S. and internationally.

Curtis Hayes is Professor of Elementary Education at Boise State University. He has also worked in bilingual education and ESL programs in Texas and Idaho school districts.

Table of Contents

Introduction to the New Edition

Introduction to the First Edition

1. Robert Holds New Expectations

The Child of August Starts Fifth Grade

Larry Begins Reluctantly

Christina Finds Play in Writing

Gilbert Discovers Pieces of the World

Florencia Dreams New Dreams



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