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ERIC Number: EJ593455
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0957-7572
Re-constructing the Construction Kit--Re-constructing Childhood: A Synthesis of the Influences which Have Helped To Give Shape and Form to Kit-based Construction Activities in the Primary School Classroom.
Parkinson, Eric
International Journal of Technology and Design Education, v9 n2 p173-94 1999
Construction-based activity in schools is an essential part of the design and technology curriculum. Issues behind the evolution of construction kit-based activity are examined, with a focus on the early childhood and other influences that may have shaped the minds of those individuals who have invented construction kits in the last 200 years. Contains 34 references. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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