ERIC Number: EJ581684
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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A Naturalistic Study of Collaborative Play Transformations of Preschoolers with Hearing Impairments.
Selmi, Ann M.; Rueda, Robert S.
Journal of Early Intervention, v21 n4 p299-307 Fall 1998
This naturalistic study examined the classroom collaborative play activities of nine preschoolers with hearing impairments and language delays, but without sign-language skills. Findings indicated the children constructed collaborative play episodes which incorporated role, action, and object transformations using a nonverbal metacommunication system. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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