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Nathan, Mitchell J.; Martinez, Chelsea V. J. – Learning: Research and Practice, 2015
The question of the relationship between gesture production and mental models was explored in three experiments focusing on inference making when learning from reading a scientific text. Participants engaged in one-on-one interviews after reading an illustrated tutorial on the human circulatory system. Participants gestured more frequently when…
Descriptors: Nonverbal Communication, Cognitive Structures, Inferences, Content Area Reading