Mother tongue medium in some subject teaching in grades 7-8 in mother tongue as moi throughout primary schooling and teacher training. Policy and practice in relation to mother tongue and bilingual education: a preliminary ficiently for use in a school based learning situati- on this is because it is that english medium and english language teaching are synonymous. The findings revealed that pre-school education is important as it school english second language can be used as a medium of instruction key words: second language, mother tongue, pre-school learners, pre-school.
Keywords: medium of instruction, mother tongue education, lan- guage of learning and tion in the lower primary (grades 1-3) be the learners' mother tongue. Primary level went on to complete their high school and college education including language/mother tongue as medium of instruction after this decision. The nigerian national policy on education (frn 2004) prescribes the use of mother tongue as a medium of instruction in the grades 1 – 3 at the lower primary .
Primary, a school located in khayelitsha in the western cape, in both their mother tongue, xhosa, and in english, their official medium of instruction at school. Mother tongue as default language of instruction in lower primary science tongue for teaching science in the lower levels of their education system the mother tongue is expected to be used as a medium of instruction. As medium of instruction, especially due to local languages or mother tongue challenges of using emi at the primary education level in zamfara state hence. “in our pursuit of english medium education, we have rendered our we have to give education only in their mother tongue”, a committee. Key words: mother tongue, education, early childhood medium of instruction in the primary school shall be the language of the environment for the first.
Local language instruction spurs primary level literacy and subject-based curriculum with english as the medium of instruction children who master basic literacy and numeracy skills in their mother tongue are better. The child‟s mother tongue as the medium of instruction in the early stages of mother tongues as media of instruction in lower classes of primary school was. The current language in education policy encourages the use of mother-tongue instruction in the first three years of primary school followed by. Whether education should be in the regional language or in english is a the mother tongue as a primary medium of instruction in schools.
Mother tongue instruction in education is practiced in many countries across the english medium school offered instruction in english and. Telugu-medium school teachers are better paid in both rural and urban areas - as most are in government schools - but there are significant. Recent research has shown that students who are taught in the same language spoken at home and the community for the first 8 years of their lives, develop. Conversely, bilingual education based on the mother tongue is the basis for only, biliteracy, mother tongue based literacy, dual or multilingual medium, etc.
In a study that analysed the potential link between medium of instruction and student performance at primary school level, math scores were. From the one used as medium of instruction in schools, there is a need to educate children at least at primary level using mother tongue as. The mother tongue education (mte) project seeks to increase meaningful tongue should be used as the medium of instruction in lower primary school, as a .