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Issue № 398

Kid-tested, ALA-approved.

Kids 4–6: “The Muddy Middle”

by Debra Levin Gelman · 5 Comments

Full of knowledge and creativity but not yet quite able to read, kids from ages 4 to 6 occupy a “muddy middle” for designers—they’re too old for toddler games, but too young for most apps and games made for “big kids.” Learn how to understand this group in this excerpt from Deb Gelman’s book, Design for Kids, out now from Rosenfeld Media.

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