ERIC Number: EJ365166
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Acquiring a Mnemonic: Age and Category Knowledge Effects.
Bjorklund, David F.
Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, v45 n1 p71-87 Feb 1988
Fourth and seventh grade children received four free-recall trials on lists including typical and atypical items. Levels of recall and clustering increased with age and were greater for typical than for atypical items. More older children used organizational strategies to facilitate recall. (SKC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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