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Title: Materials and participants: A dialogical relationship
Materials play an important role in learning. Humans actors use materials in particular ways depending on the context and materials also can shape how human actors use materials. This study explores the dialogical relationship between the participants and materials in suminagashi, a Japanese paper marbling activity. We found that materials that are traditionally thought of as art materials, such as paintbrushes, are used to support practices often considered science practices, such as experimentation.
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deVries, E.; Hod, Y.; Ahn, J.
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The International Conference of the Learning Sciences (ICLS) 2021: Reflecting the Past and Embracing the Future
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National Science Foundation
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