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close this bookInvestigating Bilingual Literacy: Evidence from Malawi and Zambia - Education research paper No. 24 (DFID, 1998, 99 p.)
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Open this folder and view contents1 Introduction
Open this folder and view contents2 Background: Malawi and Zambia
Open this folder and view contents3 Teaching reading in Malawi and Zambia
Open this folder and view contents4 Reading research: 1992
Open this folder and view contents5 The 1994 research
Open this folder and view contents6 Individual reading sessions
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View the documentAppendix A - Approaches to teaching initial reading
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View the documentAppendix D - Extracts from English ''word find'' reading test, 1992
View the documentAppendix E - Extracts from Chichewa and Nyanja reading tests 1992
View the documentAppendix F - Extracts from English reading test, 1994
View the documentAppendix G - Extracts from Chichewa and Nyanja tests, 1994
View the documentAppendix H - Histograms of 1994 test results
View the documentAppendix I - Text for Chichewa/Nyanja individual reading

Appendix F - Extracts from English reading test, 1994

Extract 1: Ruth and her brother

go
ball
old
is
good
home

Ruth Phiri lives with her mother and father and her little brother, Moses. Ruth is eight years ________, and she goes to school. Moses ________ three years old. He doesn't ________ to school. He stays at _____________ with his mother.

Extract 2: Kalulu goes Fishing

eating
but
bicycle
cooked
hand
fish

One morning Kalulu went fishing in the river. He caught a lot of ________, then made a fire and _________ the fish. While he was __________ the fish, Leopard saw him, __________ Kalulu didn't see Leopard.