Dyslexia and multilingual education


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Wojtek: I found sample Eiken tests on grade 5 and 4 (There was Adam's article) and did the first part with my daughter (20 questions).
On Grade 5 she did 16 of 20 correctly and on grade 4: 12 of 20. Not so bad though. She failed those where grammar was included.
Feb 15, 2018 20:43:25 GMT 9 *
Wojtek: (www.eiken.or.jp/eiken/en/downloads/) Feb 15, 2018 20:43:53 GMT 9
Adam Beck: Wojtek, your daughter is still very young so I would say those are really positive results! Your efforts are clearly producing a lot of progress. Good for you, and good for your daughter! :D Feb 16, 2018 7:52:23 GMT 9
Undraa: A big congrats from my end to you for your new book Adam! Feb 16, 2018 16:50:56 GMT 9
Wojtek: Big thanks, Adam. Those tests on grade 5 are so basic but anyway they prove that my girl understands them and knows the answers. That was quite interesting experience. :) Feb 16, 2018 16:54:32 GMT 9 *
Wojtek: Congratulations on your book, Adam! I read the beginning on Amazon and as always I have the impression you took several pages from the dictionary with a range of sophisticated words and just put them in. :) That's why the book will be very valuable for me. Feb 16, 2018 17:01:19 GMT 9 *
Adam Beck: Wojtek, thanks! Even if you're unfamiliar with some of the vocabulary, I think the lively story will carry you through the book. I hope you enjoy it, and also find it useful for your English! :) Feb 16, 2018 18:43:12 GMT 9
Dani: Hi everyone, It has been a while... Congrats on your new book Adam! Would love to get a copy too. :) Feb 17, 2018 8:30:36 GMT 9 *
Adam Beck: Dani, it's nice to hear from you! I really appreciate your interest in my new book! It's a fun read and I hope you like it! Here's the link to the book page with the full details: bilingualmonkeys.com/how-i-lost-my-ear-book/ Feb 18, 2018 6:15:44 GMT 9
Adam Beck: NEW! Guest Post: 5 Key Strategies That Have Enabled Me to Successfully Foster My Son’s Bilingual Ability bilingualmonkeys.com/5-key-strategies-to-foster-my-sons-bilingual-ability/ Feb 20, 2018 14:54:10 GMT 9
Mayken: Adam, your guest poster sounds just as crazy as you - and I mean that as a compliment! :) Feb 21, 2018 5:13:52 GMT 9
Adam Beck: You're right, Mayken! And I told him that! :D Feb 21, 2018 6:25:52 GMT 9
Amy: I totally agree with you Mayken! ;) Feb 22, 2018 1:50:25 GMT 9
Kristin T.: Just bought your bilingual book off amazon, can't wait to search for more tips and inspiration! Feb 26, 2018 4:05:20 GMT 9
Wojtek: I've just ordered k12 pre-k program for the next whole year. Probably will be very demanding but hopefully, it will give me and my daughter lots of fun as there are lots of online activities too... Feb 26, 2018 4:10:20 GMT 9
Wojtek: If someone is interested, here is the link: www.k12.com/virtual-school-offerings/online-private-schools-courses/early-learning/embark.html Feb 26, 2018 4:11:14 GMT 9
Adam Beck: Kristin, I hope you find it helpful and encouraging! I look forward to your impressions! :) Feb 26, 2018 5:12:34 GMT 9
Mayken: Last night I dreamed I was on a package tour in a Russian-speaking country, talking to a hotel employee mixing up my (little remaining) Russian and my (basic) Italian. Woke up thinking "квартира in Russian doesn't mean the same as camera in Italian"! :) Mar 2, 2018 6:16:20 GMT 9
Adam Beck: NEW! 5 Ways for Your Bilingual Child to Interact with Other Speakers of the Minority Language bilingualmonkeys.com/5-ways-for-your-bilingual-child-to-interact-with-other-speakers-of-the-minority-language/ Mar 12, 2018 12:56:11 GMT 9
Adam Beck: Who won the latest giveaway at Bilingual Monkeys? See this page and scroll down to find the winning names. bilingualmonkeys.com/betty-and-cat-bilingual-books/ Mar 17, 2018 18:43:50 GMT 9