ERIC Number: EJ405848
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Development of Sustained, Focused Attention in Young Children Free Play.
Ruff, Holly A.; Lawson, Katherine R.
Developmental Psychology, v26 n1 p85-93 Jan 1990
Two studies investigated the maintenance of focused attention in the first five years of life. Findings revealed changes over age in the way children concentrate and sustain attention spontaneously during free play. Results point to possible developments underlying the increasing duration of focused attention. (RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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