Research and evaluation of second language programs

evaluation of four experimental French programs in schools of Carleton Roman Catholic Separate School Board (final report, 1973-1974), evaluation of the four federally-funded extensions of the second language (French) programs in the schools of the Carleton Roman Catholic Separate School Board (final report, 1974-1975)
  • 420 Pages
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  • English
Ontario Ministry of Education , Toronto
French philology -- Study and teaching -- Ontario -- Carleton, French language -- Study and teaching -- English speakers, Second language acquis


Ontario, Carl

StatementC. E. McInnis, E. E. Donoghue.
ContributionsDonoghue, E. E., joint author.
LC ClassificationsPC2068.O57 M3
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 420 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4945540M
LC Control Number76373256

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Foreign Language Annals, 50(3), Abstract: Literacy development in a second language (L2) is a key goal of college foreign language study; language programs aspire to graduate students with strong L2 reading ability. Research has shown a strong correlation between L2 vocabulary knowledge and L2 reading proficiency; however, much of this.

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