How children learn, Volume 1983, Part 3

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Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., 1995 - Psychology - 303 pages
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This enduring classic of educational thought offers teachers and parents deep, original insight into the nature of early learning. John Holt was the first to make clear that, for small children, “learning is as natural as breathing.” In this delightful yet profound book, he looks at how we learn to talk, to read, to count, and to reason, and how we can nurture and encourage these natural abilities in our children.”

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User Review  - cmccaughren - LibraryThing

I read this from the perspective of a potential home-schooler, and it did give me some encouragement. The main message of the book is 'trust your children' - they are natural learners, and you are not ... Read full review

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User Review  - Camille - Goodreads

This book has had the greatest influence on me and my family. My husband and I are striving to stop correcting the kids and have a renewed respect of their ability to learn. No book I have ever read ... Read full review

Contents

GAMES EXPERIMENTS
23
ART MATH 8c OTHER THINGS 191
215
LEARNING LOVE 295
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