Children's Memory for Locations Visited: Importance of Movement and Choice.

@article{McComas1997ChildrensMF,
  title={Children's Memory for Locations Visited: Importance of Movement and Choice.},
  author={Joan McComas and Corinne S. Dulberg and Janet A Latter},
  journal={Journal of motor behavior},
  year={1997},
  volume={29 3},
  pages={
          223-9
        }
}
In 2 experiments, the effect of active or passive mobility and active or passive choice experiences on children's memory for locations visited while retrieving puzzle pieces hidden in a large room were examined. In the first experiment, fifty-two 6- and 7-year-old children were randomly assigned to 1 of 4 training conditions: active choice-active movement, active choice-passive movement, passive choice-active movement, and passive choice-passive movement. After 3 training trials, all children… CONTINUE READING