Kids See, Kids Do

A study at PsychCentral: Modeling Behavior for Children Has Long-Lasting Effects.

For the experiments, the children were shown how to open a box — but in a complicated way, with impractical actions thrown in. For example, the adult would drag a stick across a box, then use a stick to open the box by pulling on a knob — which is a lot easier if you just use your fingers…

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Posted by Will Baum, LCSW