TITLE

In Search of Solutions

AUTHOR(S)
Church, Ellen Booth
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Scholastic Parent & Child;Oct2004, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on how kindergartners use experience to tackle problems one at a time. A kindergartner wonders about how things work, how things go together, and how to take them apart. She thinks about where things come from, and how they grow and change. She considers what she can do with her body and her imagination. A child can think about solutions without actually needing to manipulate or do something. The ability to think abstractly will grow over the next few years and allow him to tackle everything from social challenges to math computation.
ACCESSION #
14625763

 

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