Chapter 4. Learning at Home: Living and Talking Together

  1. Barbara Tizard and
  2. Martin Hughes

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774328.ch4

Young Children Learning

Young Children Learning

How to Cite

Tizard, B. and Hughes, M. (2002) Learning at Home: Living and Talking Together, in Young Children Learning, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774328.ch4

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631236153

Online ISBN: 9780470774328



  • learning at home;
  • living;
  • talking;
  • educational advantage;
  • learning opportunities


This chapter contains section titled:

  • An Everyday Learning Context: Making a Shopping List

  • Looking out of the Window

  • Living with Babies

  • Discussing past and Future Events

  • Watching TV

  • Disputes

  • Writing to Granny, and other ‘Embedded Context’ Tasks

  • Sex-Role Teaching

  • Special Characteristics of Home Learning

  • Overview