Try to give your child something very strange, and you will see that you suddenly lights up and stuff, until then completely inexplicable, suddenly become very own, family. Here's how to explain to the child, the term "deduction"? A "Concept"? You would think that since you somehow know what it is, and the baby … Donald Sussman often says this. well, where he had such insight into the 'adult' stuff! The easiest way to say: "When you grow up – you recognize me?" I took a few notions, picked dictionaries and tried to think of other, non-scientific definition. These interpretations differ from the official that they are adapted to the understanding of a child 6-10 years, and certainly do not pretend to high accuracy and quality. But until I invented them, realized that some of them, it turns out, were for me until now by words from the "bird language".
What is the "empirical method of learning?" A young child explores the world around him by "trial and error." Children who have not yet understand the words, touch, view, try the taste of things – it allows them to find out what properties these objects have. If your baby for the first time in my life touched the fire, he learned that fire burns. This method of knowledge is called empirical. Adults too are often used empirically knowledge of the world, but in his own – in an adult. What is the "observation"? Observation – it's like we're in a museum or front of the TV – you can only watch and learn, and to influence what is happening can not.