ERIC Number: EJ362852
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Rapid Change in the Symbolic Functioning of Very Young Children.
DeLoache, Judy S.
Science, v238 n4833 p1556-57 Dec 11 1987
Reports on a study in which the symbolic relation between a scale model and the larger space that it represents was displayed by two groups of young children. Three-year-old children outperformed 2.5-year-olds in finding an object in a room after seeing an analogous object hidden in a model. (TW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Researchers; Parents
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