WorldCat Identities

Woodyard, Ella 1878-

Overview
Works: 11 works in 46 publications in 1 language and 1,177 library holdings
Genres: Examinations  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BF431, 153.93
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Most widely held works by Ella Woodyard
Adult learning by Edward L Thorndike( Book )

5 editions published between 1928 and 1936 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The psychology of algebra by Edward L Thorndike( Book )

8 editions published between 1923 and 1928 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The effect of time upon variability by Ella Woodyard( Book )

14 editions published between 1926 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culture at a price; a study of private correspondence school offerings by Ella Woodyard( Book )

5 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Validity and standardization of the McAdory art test by Margaret McAdory Siceloff( Book )

2 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The effect of mothers' diets on the intelligence of offspring; a study of the influence of vitamin supplementation of the diets of pregnant and lactating women on the intelligence of their children by Ruth Flinn Harrell( Book )

4 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This study attempts to gather factual data on the question: Is the intelligence of the young so related to its early-life nutrition that dietary supplements of vitamins during this formative period exert a measurable effect on the intelligence quotient? This is an important and complex question involving many interrelated factors of which prenatal nutrition is but one. The idea that a maternal diet inadequate in certain respects during pregnancy and lactation might be a factor militating against the optimum development of the nervous system of the fetus occurred to Harrell in the early 1930's. While testing numbers of retarded children and taking their histories, she noted the high incidence of faulty nutrition in the early lives of these mental defectives. At the suggestion of Dr. Walter E. Dandy and with the aid of Dr. E. V. McCollum, she tested the suspected relationship of early-life nutrition to later mental ability in Dr. McCollum's animal laboratory at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. These observations of the maze-learning ability of rats whose mothers were experimentally starved during pregnancy and lactation were not extensive enough to report separately, but their results were consistent and encouraging enough that later Harrell proposed to the other participants of the present study a large scale inquiry using nutritional enrichment during pregnancy and lactation on the human level"--Book. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2015 APA, all rights reserved)
The measurement of intelligence by Edward L Thorndike( Book )

4 editions published between 1927 and 1973 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume represents the fruits of three years of investigation (from July 1, 1922, to July 1, 1925) by the Division of Psychology of the Institute of Educational Research. It attempts to answer the essential questions concerning the nature and meaning of the measurement of a mental fact in the sample case of intelligence, or rather of a defined segment thereof. Its conclusions, in so far as they are warranted, should become the basis of sound practice in the construction and calibration of scales for use in mental measurement. According to them, the present theory and practice of measurement of mental abilities are justified to a remarkable degree in certain respects, but in others should be almost recreated"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2006 APA, all rights reserved)
Sixteen spelling scales standardized in sentences for secondary schools by Earl Hudelson( Book )

1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A second study of mental discipline in high school studies by C. R Broyler( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The relation between the aesthetic status of a community and its status in other respects by Edward L Thorndike( )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Uczenie sie doroslych: E.L. Thorndike, E.O. Bregman, J.W. Tilton i E. Woodyard, przeklad F. Urbanczyka pod red. by Edward L Thorndike( Book )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Woodyard, Ella 1878-

Woodyard, Ella b. 1878

Languages
English (44)