From Name:
From Email:
To Name:
To Email:

Optional Message:


Study: Children's books that feature animals with human traits create confusion in young minds about nature, biology

from National Post

Winnie the Pooh, Charlotte's Web, Babar, Peter Rabbit — they're all staples in children's literature and pop culture. And all these stories feature animals with human characteristics; they talk, wear clothes, and have other human tendencies. But a new study by University of Toronto researchers has found that kids' books that feature animals with human characteristics not only inhibit factual learning, they may also hinder children's thinking and reasoning about real-life animals. more


Powered by MultiBriefs
7701 Las Colinas Blvd., Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063