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L -..3Minority Language Students (cont) b The Construction of Meaning Approach I Readers bring their own meanings to text, therefore, reading and writing
is essentially a construction and reconstruction of meaning. I Different students of varying backgrounds will make different
interpretations of the text. I Teachers to mediate in the construction of meaning, to help bridge any
cultural mismatch. ...
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