ERIC Number: EJ303684
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Identifying Causal Elements in the Thematic-Fantasy Play Paradigm.
Pellegrini, A. D.
American Educational Research Journal, v21 n3 p691-701 Fall 1984
This study examined the effectiveness of elements by the thematic-fantasy play training paradigm in facilitating story recall of 192 disadvantaged kindergartners and first graders. Results include: adult tuition did not facilitate story recall; and fantasy enactment affected immediate but not maintained story recall. (BS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: This study was supported by a University of Georgia, Athens, Faculty Research Grant.