Pinch and Spread

I was chatting with a retired couple, husband and wife, from the United States, both of whom were teachers. We were sharing insights. The topic come around to technology.

She mentioned that she had been watching her 3-year-old granddaughter leafing through a catalogue. At one point the toddler placed her thumb and forefinger on the page and attempted to expand the photo by spreading her fingers apart.

I suspect, in this child’s eyes, the catalogue represented new technology. To master it you need to play with it

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