Want to boost your child’s bilingual ability? My free newsletter can help!

October 1, 2012

Using Made-Up Memories to Engage Bilingual Kids

In Strange-But-True Tales: Baby Chicks in the Bathtub, I talk about how sharing memories from your childhood can be a great way of engaging with your children in the minority language, particularly at mealtimes. Kids love to hear about their parents’ (mis)adventures when they were kids themselves, making such stories arguably the most captivating “listening material” available to us. But what do you do when the conversation dries up at the dinner table, and your aging brain is unable to

Read More »

Boost Your Child’s Bilingual Ability!

My free newsletter, sent regularly to thousands of parents around the world, provides ideas and inspiration that can help fortify your daily efforts and fuel your joyful success!