A favorite childhood pastime — swinging on the playground swing set — also may be teaching kids how to get along. The measured, synchronous movement of children on the swings can encourage preschoolers to cooperate on subsequent activities, University of Washington researchers have found. The study is published online in the Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. Previous studies, including others by Rabinowitch, have linked music and being in sync with other pro-social behaviors, such as helping, sharing and empathizing, among young children: Marching together to a song, for example, might prompt one child to share with another. Two girls work together to maneuver objects through a puzzle.
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After believing to see her swinging over the top of the swing-set, Spinelli starts a cult devoted to Swinger Girl. Spinelli creates a cult based on Swinger Girl as she witnessed her swing over the top from her swing after failed to do so whilst witnessed by the whole student body and also develops a more gentle if irrational behavior. During her cult, she is not present in Third Street School and many of the students, including Mikey and Gus , join her cult.