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ERIC Number: EJ564390
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0312-5033
"The Yeti's on the Other Side": The Narrative Nature of Children's Play.
Mallan, Kerry
Australian Journal of Early Childhood, v23 n1 p16-21 Mar 1998
Considers the narrative function of children's play by focusing on story, imagination, and visual expression. Argues that children's storytelling brings into account their knowledge of the world and of narrative conventions. Suggests that context shapes and constrains the stories told. Concludes that storytelling can enhance literacy and should be encouraged. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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