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ERIC Number: EJ443575
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-9266
Children's Ideas in Classifying Animals.
Braund, Martin
Journal of Biological Education, v25 n2 p103-10 Sum 1991
Alternative classifications commonly used by children aged 12, 14, and 15 are presented. Why children use such alternatives is discussed. Age- and gender-related trends in performance on classification tasks is examined. Children's attitudes to classification and their perceptions of its usefulness in school and everyday contexts are reviewed. (KR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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