ERIC Number: EJ387866
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
The Role of Language in Children's Formation and Retention of Mental Images.
Howe, Ann C.; Vasu, Ellen S.
Journal of Research in Science Teaching, v26 n1 p15-24 Jan 1989
Examines the effect of verbalization on the formation and retention of mental images in children in kindergarten, first, and fifth grades. Reports no self-generated verbalization effect with gender or ability level and no retention effect. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Teachers; Practitioners
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