Case Studies

Rana    What is Prosilience?   Age: 3 years and 9 months  Home language: English  Additional language spoken: German  Key Words:  transition ,  focus , cultural differences,  understanding ,  supporting prosilience

Rana

What is Prosilience?

Age: 3 years and 9 months

Home language: English

Additional language spoken: German

Key Words: transition, focus, cultural differences, understanding, supporting prosilience

 

Max    Social - emotional competence   Age: 22 months  Home language: English  Additional language spoken: Hebrew  Key Words:  social-emotional competence ,  self-efficacy ,  family structure

Max

Social - emotional competence

Age: 22 months

Home language: English

Additional language spoken: Hebrew

Key Words: social-emotional competence, self-efficacy, family structure

Dominik    Transitioning to an new caretaker of another culture or language at kindergarten   Age: 3 years and 2 months  Home language: Hungarian  Additional language spoken: French  Key words:  settling in ,  bonding ,  relationship ,  multilingual ,  communication ,  diet

Dominik

Transitioning to an new caretaker of another culture or language at kindergarten

Age: 3 years and 2 months

Home language: Hungarian

Additional language spoken: French

Key words: settling in, bonding, relationship, multilingual, communication, diet

Rufus    Culture of sleep   Age: 20 months  Home language: Finish  Additional language spoken: -  Key words: transition times,  sleep , rituals

Rufus

Culture of sleep

Age: 20 months

Home language: Finish

Additional language spoken: -

Key words: transition times, sleep, rituals

Rita    The importance of feeling understood   Age: 5 years and 4 months  Home language: Greek  Additional language spoken: -  Key words:  gender ,  identity , oppositional behaviour,  communication ,  counselling

Rita

The importance of feeling understood

Age: 5 years and 4 months

Home language: Greek

Additional language spoken: -

Key words: gender, identity, oppositional behaviour, communication, counselling

Anahera    Children with special needs and capabilities   Age: 2 years and 4 months  Home language: English and Maori  Additional language spoken: -  Key words:  inclusion , disabilities, special needs,  diversity sensitive philosophy

Anahera

Children with special needs and capabilities

Age: 2 years and 4 months

Home language: English and Maori

Additional language spoken: -

Key words: inclusion, disabilities, special needs, diversity sensitive philosophy

Raffa    Rainbow Families   Age: 3 years and 6 months  Home language: German, French  Additional language spoken: Chinese  Key Words:  inclusion ,  rainbow families , adoption,  diversity sensitive philosophy

Raffa

Rainbow Families

Age: 3 years and 6 months

Home language: German, French

Additional language spoken: Chinese

Key Words: inclusion, rainbow families, adoption, diversity sensitive philosophy

Arno    Intercultural experiences and how they can lead to parent-educator challenges   Age: 5 years and 8 months  Home language: Arabic  Additional language spoken: -  Key words: integration,  nonverbal communication , conflict, cultural differences

Arno

Intercultural experiences and how they can lead to parent-educator challenges

Age: 5 years and 8 months

Home language: Arabic

Additional language spoken: -

Key words: integration, nonverbal communication, conflict, cultural differences

John    Intercultural experiences: parent-educator partnership solutions   Age: 38 months  Home language: English  Additional language spoken: German, French  Key words: traditions, heritage,  culture ,  sensitivity

John

Intercultural experiences: parent-educator partnership solutions

Age: 38 months

Home language: English

Additional language spoken: German, French

Key words: traditions, heritage, culture, sensitivity

Fola    What is "diversity sensitive" pedagogy?   Age: 5 years 2 months  Home language: English, Kwa  Additional language spoken: -  Key Words:  cultural identity , cultural differences,  emotion based code switching

Fola

What is "diversity sensitive" pedagogy?

Age: 5 years 2 months

Home language: English, Kwa

Additional language spoken: -

Key Words: cultural identity, cultural differences, emotion based code switching

Momo    Language as a tool to strenghten the relationship with children   Age: 36 months  Home language: German and Korean  Additional language spoken: -  Key words: transition times,  nonverbal communication , picture schedule, timers, drop off

Momo

Language as a tool to strenghten the relationship with children

Age: 36 months

Home language: German and Korean

Additional language spoken: -

Key words: transition times, nonverbal communication, picture schedule, timers, drop off

Luca    Language acquisition in a bilingual setting in children and metalinguistic awareness in children   Age: 27 months  Home language:German & Portuguese  Additional language spoken: English  Key Words:  transition ,  focus , cultural differences,  understanding ,  language acquisition

Luca

Language acquisition in a bilingual setting in children and metalinguistic awareness in children

Age: 27 months

Home language:German & Portuguese

Additional language spoken: English

Key Words: transition, focus, cultural differences, understanding, language acquisition

Yanmei    Emotion Based Code-Switching   Age: 4 years 3 months  Home language: Chinese  Additional language spoken: English  Key Words:  Code-switching , cognitive control, emotional regulation,  cultural frame switching ,  language hierarchy

Yanmei

Emotion Based Code-Switching

Age: 4 years 3 months

Home language: Chinese

Additional language spoken: English

Key Words: Code-switching, cognitive control, emotional regulation, cultural frame switching, language hierarchy

Sofia    Non-verbal Communication and Sensory Aides   Age: 26 months  Home language: Spanish  Additional language spoken: -  Key words: transition times, siblings,  nonverbal communication , picture schedule, timers, drop off

Sofia

Non-verbal Communication and Sensory Aides

Age: 26 months

Home language: Spanish

Additional language spoken: -

Key words: transition times, siblings, nonverbal communication, picture schedule, timers, drop off

Dina    The Importance of Books   Age: 6 years 5 months  Home language: Swedish  Additional language spoken: English & French  Key words:  children's literature , picture books, self-identity,  multicultural literature ,  diversity

Dina

The Importance of Books

Age: 6 years 5 months

Home language: Swedish

Additional language spoken: English & French

Key words: children's literature, picture books, self-identity, multicultural literature, diversity

 

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