Nordic children’s ideas about living things in the sea: - an inquiry based project with Nordic student teachers

Gunnhildur Óskarsdóttir

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The aim of the study is to explores what kind of ideas eight years old children in the Nordic countries have about life in the sea according to their drawings. It aim is also to see if there is a difference between their ideas and if so, what kind of difference.
The children were asked to draw everything they knew that lives in the sea. Each child was asked to explain their drawing. A special scale was used to analyse the drawings.
Oral presentation at ASE Annual Conference, University of Reading 6-8 January 2011
Original languageEnglish
Publication date2011
Publication statusPublished - 2011
EventASE Annual Conference - Reading, United Kingdom
Duration: 6. Jan 20118. Jan 2011


ConferenceASE Annual Conference
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom

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