TITLE

Family Storytimes for New Immigrants Combine Learning and Fun

AUTHOR(S)
Barry, Evette
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Feliciter;2007, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the business plan of Calgary Public Library in Alberta to increase community connections and meet the special needs of diverse populations. The Youth Services Department has launched an English as a Second Language (ESL) Family Storytime program to better serve young immigrants and their families. The ESL program is designed to be thematic in order to reinforce the vocabulary and concepts introduced in each program.
ACCESSION #
24124554

 

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