Development and Middle Childhood
Cooperative Learning: Listening to how children work at school
In this study the researchers were seeking to discover the content of the communication that occurred over a period of time that a project was due. The project took place over five weeks. The students were given an assignment to create a ride for a lot that use-to host the Pacific National Exhibition.
The Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) will be closing
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action and see what level of communication occurred in the groups. The study could have done better if there were a comparison between the sixth grade and the seventh instead of mixing the two to do the project. I definitely feel that the students received a lot from this project, and not just in an educational manner. The students demonstrated both and educational and social element in working on as well as presenting this project.