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SPCL 7804 Human Development (Skinner): Session 6: Unit 2 – The Early Years (cont.)

OER for Professor Jaye Skinner

Task List to Prepare for Class Session

Please complete the following PRIOR to our session on March 7:

  1. Complete the readings.
  1. Self-Reflect.
    • Consider your own cultural and linguistic background and educational history.
  2. Review for Quiz #6.
    • The 5-question multiple-choice quiz will be on the assigned readings.


In this session we will discuss culturally and linguistically diverse preschoolers. Specifically, we will explore second language acquisition and childhood bilingualism. We will also look at educational models for English language learners. We will begin with a quiz on the assigned reading and then discuss the material and engage in application activities.