Research and analysis

Supporting bilingualism in young children

Ofsted good practice example showing how the childminder only speaks Spanish to the children in her care to promote bilingualism.

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Childminder - EY364946 - Good practice example.doc

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The childminder works closely with parents from different home language backgrounds, including those who use English as an additional language, to foster the children’s language skills to an extremely high standard.

Published 26 March 2012