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Teaching Tips: Chunk It!

Do you need help teaching your kids a second language? Here’s a simple teaching tip that you can use at home. When teaching through English, use simple phonetics and: Chunk the word Build on it Recall & Repeat This example is the color RED in TAMIL.  CHUNK IT: Break the word down phonetically and by syllables. Work on pronunciation of each syllable slowly, then slap the sounds together quickly to get the whole word.  BUILD ON IT: Once kids have confidence they can say the word, build upon it by adding more vocabulary. The next example is RED CAR. Use the same chunking technique. RECALL & REPEAT: Have fun here! Quiz them, ask silly questions and play a game. The...

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