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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 G - Extracts from Chichewa and Nyanja tests, 1994

1. Extract from Chichewa (Malawi) Test

Atate ake a Mumbi

nyemba
amawathandiza
pafupi
amadzuka
onse
njinga

Atate ake a Mumbi ndi mlimi. Ali ndi dimba lalikulu. Liri _________ ndi mudzi wawo. Matsiku onse __________ m'mawa ndi kupita kudimba kwao. Amalima __________, matimati ndi chimanga chambiri. Mumbi ___________ kudimba.

2. Extract from Nyanja (Zambia) Tests

Atate ace a Mumbi

nyemba
amawathandiza
pafupi
amauka
onse
njinga

Atate ace a Mumbi ndi mlimi. Ali ndi dimba lalikulu. Liri _________ ndi mudzi wawo. Matsiku onse ____________ m'mawa ndi kuyenda kudimba kwao. Amalima ___________, matimati ndi cimanga cambiri. Mumbi _____________ kudimba.