TITLE

The child inventor

AUTHOR(S)
Smith-Heavenrich, Sue
PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
Mothering;Summer97, Issue 83, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents ways to keep the inventive spirit of children. How to hold a brainstorming session; Putting ideas to paper; Listening to children's ideas; Provision of access to tools and materials; How to teach tools in problem solving; Allowing experimentation and messes; How to make children explore their own conclusions; Advantage of building a model; Application of problem-solving approaches to own life. INSET: An inventor's tool box..
ACCESSION #
9708304163

 

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