The contribution of visual search strategies to the development of pedestrian skills by 4-11 year-old children.

@article{Whitebread2000TheCO,
  title={The contribution of visual search strategies to the development of pedestrian skills by 4-11 year-old children.},
  author={David Whitebread and Kevin Neilson},
  journal={The British journal of educational psychology},
  year={2000},
  volume={70 Pt 4},
  pages={539-57}
}
BACKGROUND Young children in the 5-9 age range are particularly vulnerable to road accidents as pedestrians and previous research has identified a range of motivational and cognitive skill factors which may play a part in this. AIMS The present study aimed to examine the extent to which the development of pedestrian skills in young children was related to individual differences in visual search strategies. SAMPLE A sample of 180 children aged 4/5, 7/8 and 10/11 years was presented with… CONTINUE READING

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