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Tip 5: As much as possible, make it “real”, not abstract

May 11, 2012 by stan0403 · No Comments · Homeschool Educators Tips

Human intelligence is based, to a large extent, on our ability to make abstractions. Language is an abstraction. Math is an abstraction. Science is an abstraction. Philosophy is an abstraction. Obviously, the ability to make and understand abstractions is important. But if you want to understand orange juice, you better understand the orange first. If […]

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