TITLE

Editor's notes

AUTHOR(S)
O'Mara, Sheila Long
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;3/4/2002 Supplement, Vol. 26, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on an observation on the ability of children for quick recognition of signs, symbols anf commercial logos. Need for the industry to capture the attention and imagination of children with products; Applicability to the marketing and branding of children's products; Exact age wherein child start to recognize symbols.
ACCESSION #
6311084

 

Related Articles

  • What's Your Sign?  // Early Childhood Today;Sep2001, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p80 

    Presents a Make a Sign activity in early childhood education. List of materials needed; Use of creative thinking and motor skills in children.

  • Are Mathematical Symbols Introduced Too Soon? Hamrick, Kathy B. // Education Digest;Feb1981, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p46 

    This article focuses on the problems faced by children by the introduction of mathematical symbols in elementary schools in the U.S. Many children make mistakes when working with the written form of problems, which they can correctly solve orally. The learning of the written symbolization of...

  • Signs and symbols.  // World Almanac for Kids;1996, p190 

    Shows numerous signs that utilize symbols to convey their messages. Telephone; Gasoline; Airport; Picnic Area; Poison; Ampersand; Copyright; Several road signs; Others; Some useful symbols.

  • Signs and symbols.  // World Almanac for Kids;1998, p188 

    Discusses various kinds of signs and symbols. Road signs; Braille; Sign language; Cryptography, including ciphers.

  • Symbols of the United States.  // World Almanac for Kids;1998, p215 

    Presents and explains various symbols of the United States of America. The official motto on all coins and paper money, `In God We Trust'; The Great Seal of the United States; History of the flag, with black-and-white pictures of three previous flags (from the years 1777, 1795, and 1818); The...

  • LEGEND.  // Caribbean the Lesser Antilles (Nelles Guide);1998 2nd Edition, p2 

    Presents a list of symbols used to represent travel-related information in the Caribbean found in the book 'Caribbean: The Lesser Antilles.'

  • Wayfinding: Symbols and signs that send us on our way. Singer, Len; Ritz, John M. // Technology Teacher;Nov96, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p16 

    Focuses on the development of symbols and signs. Utilization of symbols in maps; Value of signs in navigating highways and buildings; User-friendly technologies in consumer products; Recommendations for designing wayfinding; Need for easy-to-understand and interpret directional identification...

  • THE SYMBOL USER AND THE ANIMAL (With a Nod to Kenneth Burke). Proctor, Russell F. // ETC: A Review of General Semantics;Winter94/95, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p381 

    Presents differences between human and animals vis-avis symbols and symbolism. Ability of humans to learn without having to experience; Inability of dogs to understand symbols.

  • LEGEND.  // Malaysia: Singapore - Brunei (Nelles Guide);1997 2nd Edition, p2 

    Presents signs and symbols used in the guidebook about Malaysia.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics