Chapter 11. Young Children Learning

  1. Barbara Tizard and
  2. Martin Hughes

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774328.ch11

Young Children Learning

Young Children Learning

How to Cite

Tizard, B. and Hughes, M. (2008) Young Children Learning, in Young Children Learning, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774328.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631236153

Online ISBN: 9780470774328

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Keywords:

  • young children learning;
  • education;
  • learning environment;
  • educational contexts;
  • general knowledge

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Home as a Learning Environment

  • The Working-Class Home as a Learning Environment

  • The Child as a Thinker

  • The Nursery School as a Learning Environment

  • The Working-Class Children at School

  • Assessing Children in Different Contexts

  • How Valid are our Findings?

  • Implications for Parents

  • Implications for Nursery Schools

  • The Gap between Home and School

  • Do Parents Need Educating?