ERIC Number: EJ572673
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Children's Ideas about Selected Art and Economic Concepts before and after an Integrated Unit of Instruction.
Laney, James D.; Moseley, Patricia A.; Pak, Luke K.
Children's Social and Economics Education, v1 n1 p61-78 1996
Explores fifth-graders' ideas about art and economic concepts before and after an integrated art-economics unit. Indicates that students increased their understanding of both sets of concepts, with the economic concepts being learned better. Suggests that this support claims that coupling disciplines can facilitate the deep learning of concepts for transfer. (DSK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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