Signs All Around Us: A Project Approach Unit for Kindergarten

MacDonell, Colleen
February 2007
Library Media Connection;Feb2007, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p32
Trade Publication
The article presents information about a project approach, designed with the distinctive characteristics of early childhood in mind, of inculcating research skills in kindergarten children of the U.S. The child-centered approach to learning enables individuals to work at their level of skill, comfort, and interest. In the project, children get choices in terms of what questions they want to ask and which types of work they would produce as part of their investigation. Teachers and library media specialists act as facilitator providing materials and hands-on experiences for the children.


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