For non-English speaking parents living in Ireland, reading to their children in their home language might be a challenge
Our classes are really multilingual, and as teachers it is important to understand how to make the most of the many languages we have in our classes and communities.
The Interactive Museum of Languages for Young Audiences (IMLYA) is a touring interactive exhibition for primary school children.
Did you know that on the 5th of May all over the world a large number of people celebrate World Portuguese Language Day?
I am so thankful to have all the languages I do in my life along with some idea of phrases and words in other languages such as French, German and Japanese that I would have learnt at school. Languages are not a privilege and they are open to anyone and everyone.
Benjamin talks about visiting his Grandparents in Turkey, his favourite Turkish food, meatballs and rice and his favourite Turkish story about a boy who loves to eat meatballs and rice!
Today, in celebration of Ireland's rich artistic and cultural tapestry, we are excited to share with you the programme for Mother Tongues Festival 2021!
There are over 50 million polish speakers worldwide, Polish uses most of the same alphabet as English but there are 9 letters that are different.
These months away from school may have given families the chance to boost their home languages and we hope that some of the ideas and tips in our blog have helped you along the way.
German is the most widely spoken native language in Europe, with about 76 million native speakers