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Sociocultural influences on classroom interactional style..

Patricia Sullivan

Sociocultural influences on classroom interactional style..

by Patricia Sullivan

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Taken from TESOL Journal, Autumn (3) 1996 pp 32-34.

SeriesTESOL Journal -- Autumn(3)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21293998M

Unfortunately, this book can't be printed from the OpenBook. If you need to print pages from this book, we recommend downloading it as a PDF. Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF. Discussing “cultural differences” and the influences of one’s heritage on learning style preferences, behavior patterns, and deeply-held values is fraught with hazards. At any moment, we are just a few syllables away from inflicting verbal self-injury and perhaps unintentionally alienating ourselves from those with whom we wish to connect.

This book explains knowledge bases for teaching diverse student populations. An introduction displays one first-year teacher's experiences with diverse students in a high school classroom in San Angelo, Texas in The 15 chapters are: (1) "Toward Defining Culturally Responsible and Responsive Teacher Education"; (2) "Knowledge Base 1. implications of sociocultural theory to the teaching of writing. Key constructs in Sociocultural Theory Most theories of, and research studies investigating, second language acquisition and learning are based on cognitive processes, usually in experimental conditions, and do not take the broader social context into account.

Sociocultural Diversity in the Classroom Advances in technology have brought about many changes in the society in which we live. One of these changes centers on our ability to meet persons from different cultures and to interact with them in a manner that increases our knowledge and acceptance of their society. We have contact with more persons of a different . The influence of sociocultural theory is seen in ways the curriculum is designed to use the social context(s) of the learner, taking into account the child's historical background and experiences.


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An overview of Vygotsky’s sociocultural theory For Vygotsky, development or “human consciousness is fundamentally a mediated mentalCited by: 7. Sociocultural Influences Curriculum/Assessments Through the school curriculum, classroom rules, and interactions with teachers and other peers, children and ELL alike learn the rituals and symbols of culture and the behaviors that are supported by them.

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