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Code-Switching: Teaching Standard English in Urban Classrooms

by Rebecca S. Wheeler and Rachel Swords

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Code-Switching: Teaching Standard English in Urban Classrooms

Grades K – 8
Type Book
Pages 197
Published April 2006
Publisher National Council of Teachers of English



Wheeler and Swords show K-6 teachers how to use code-switching and contrastive analysis to help students use prior knowledge to translate vernacular English into Standard English.

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