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The Resource Einstein never used flash cards : how our children really learn--and why they need to play more and memorize less, Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Roberta Michnick Golinkoff with Diane Eyer

Einstein never used flash cards : how our children really learn--and why they need to play more and memorize less, Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Roberta Michnick Golinkoff with Diane Eyer

Label
Einstein never used flash cards : how our children really learn--and why they need to play more and memorize less
Title
Einstein never used flash cards
Title remainder
how our children really learn--and why they need to play more and memorize less
Statement of responsibility
Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Roberta Michnick Golinkoff with Diane Eyer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Argues that current parenting trends that emphasize early learning through memorization and repetition are actually harmful for children, stifling their creativity and preventing them from learning basic problem solving skills and focuses on the importance of letting children play and have fun and understanding the learning experiences offered through creative, unstructured, independent play
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hirsh-Pasek, Kathy
Dewey number
  • 305.231
  • 155.41315
Index
index present
LC call number
LB1115
LC item number
.H56 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Golinkoff, Roberta M
  • Eyer, Diane E.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child development
  • Play
  • Early childhood education
Label
Einstein never used flash cards : how our children really learn--and why they need to play more and memorize less, Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Roberta Michnick Golinkoff with Diane Eyer
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-286) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The plight of the modern parent -- Brainchild: how babies are wired to learn -- Playing the numbers: how children learn about quantity -- Language: the power of babble -- Literacy: reading between the lines --Welcome to Lake Wobegon: the quest to define intelligence -- Who am I? developing a sense of self -- Getting to know you: how children develop social intelligence -- Play: the crucible of learning -- The new formula for exceptional parenting
Control code
ocm56990728
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 302 pages
Isbn
9781594860683
Lccn
2003013618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)56990728
Label
Einstein never used flash cards : how our children really learn--and why they need to play more and memorize less, Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Roberta Michnick Golinkoff with Diane Eyer
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-286) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The plight of the modern parent -- Brainchild: how babies are wired to learn -- Playing the numbers: how children learn about quantity -- Language: the power of babble -- Literacy: reading between the lines --Welcome to Lake Wobegon: the quest to define intelligence -- Who am I? developing a sense of self -- Getting to know you: how children develop social intelligence -- Play: the crucible of learning -- The new formula for exceptional parenting
Control code
ocm56990728
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 302 pages
Isbn
9781594860683
Lccn
2003013618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)56990728

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