Year of Publication

1977

Date of Thesis

12-1977

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Science

Department

Communications (School)

Subject Categories

Audio-visual education; Weather forecasting -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Audio-visual aids

Abstract

The purpose of this study was to determine whether a ­synchronized audible multiple-image (A.M.I.) program about weather forecasting was significantly more effective than a synchronized audible single-image program in dealing with immediate and long term retention of factual and conceptual information for varying ability levels of fourth graders. The subjects (N = 257) were selected fourth-grade students in the Ithaca, Lansing, and Newfield School Districts who were randomly assigned to one of two treatment groups: (1) the audible multiple-image group; or, (2) the audible single-image group. [This is an excerpt from the abstract. For the complete abstract, please see the document.]

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