Language and Poverty . English 271 Tanya Foulk & Shonda Ritterspach. Does Poverty effect Language and Literacy?. How Does One Learn Language?. Ironically, one learns language the same way that one learns how to read!. Through Exposure and Interaction. How does this work?.
Tanya Foulk &
Exposure and Interaction
Here’s the secret
Reading means socializing.
Socializing means meaningful conversation.
Meaningful conversation means children are
learning how to use language
they are also learning how to problem solve and express emotions!
We are glad you asked!
is a disservice!
(Home-based Activities Building Language Acquisition!)
The proof is in the pudding!
Positive results have been achieved in low income homes in South Carolina!