I’m sure you are aware of the many benefits of bilingualism: bilingual kids have better social and linguistic skills and their brain is more protected against conditions like dementia or alzheimer.
But in today’s video I wanted to focus on my favourite advantage: a kid who is able to speak two or more language will demonstrate more mental elasticity. This increases his creative thinking skills, his empathy and openess towards other people’s opinions and his willingness to accept that things are not always like they seem.
You’ll also find some of the games and tools that we use at home to practice the second language while having fun:
Are your kids bilingual? What other tools do you use at home? What’s in your opinion the biggest advantage of bilingualism? Don’t forget to leave me your thoughts below and thanks for watching!