Second Language Acquisition. Read Chapter 3 of the class text and any recommended readings. According to Otto (2010), “Acquisition of a second language involves the same processes, interactions, and aspects of language knowledge as the development of the first language” (p.89). That acquisition can be enhanced in the early childhood education. Taking into consider how acquisition of linguistic diversity can be enhanced, view the video Wendehack Video 2 (http://teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?&) and identify the strategies used by the teacher to address the needs of the non-native speaking English students.
Your initial post should be at least 150 words in length. Support your claims with evidence from the text, and properly cite any references. Respond to at least two of your classmates’ postings.