Understanding Maps: Is the Purple Country on the Map "Really" Purple?

By Liben, Lynn S.

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Publication:
American Association of School Librarians; 2008
Type:
Article
Journal
Knowledge Quest
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Volume
36
Issue
4
Pages
20-30
Peer Reviewed
No
Educational Research
Yes
Description:

Children's cognitive skills change substantially from the time they enter school at about the age of five to when they graduate from high school a dozen years later. Some changes can be attributed to the school curriculum, but others are part of children