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ERIC Number: EJ637799
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-4056
Learning in the Robotic World: Active or Reactive? Technology in the Classroom.
Bergen, Doris
Childhood Education, v77 n4 p249-50 Sum 2001
Describes the wave of new technology-enhanced "smart toys," ranging from simple interactive toys to those simulating actions of real animals. Notes the lack of research on the effects of these toys on children's brain organization, learning, or behavior. Describes impact of various software programs on children's learning, discussing implications for education. Includes software resources for kindergarten through Grade 3. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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