Elson Primary School Reader; Book One Volume 2
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1913 edition. Excerpt: ...man show that he was happy? I wonder if Hans was happy, too. He had many things to make him happy. Can you tell some of them? (He was going home to see his mother; his master had said he was a good boy; he had a piece of silver as big as his head.) Yes, and here was a man singing a song. When people sing because they are happy, it makes others happy, too. Look to see if Hans was thinking of all these pleasant things. Read what he said, and show us by your reading that Hans did not feel happy. Did Hans really need a horse? Do other boys and girls, too, sometimes want what they do not need? Is that a good thing to do? Which was worth more, the horse or the piece of silver? Be ready to read the first paragraph; the second; the third; all the page. ELSON PRIMARY SCHOOL READER, BOOK TWO 253 Page 18. Did the man hear what Hans said? Be ready to tell us what he asked, and how Hans answered him. The man saw that Hans did not care much for his big piece of silver. Do you think he knew better than Hans how much it was worth? He told Hans he would do something. Look to see what it was. See if Hans was ready to change. Page 19. Was Hans pleased with the change? Read, trying to show by your reading that he was pleased. Hans had been working for his master for seven long years. Do you think he had ever had a horse before? Wouldn't it have been better to ride slowly until he had learned to ride well? Look to see if that js what he did. Choose two pupils to read the dialogue between Hans and the Horseman. To Teacher: Thus far the lessons have been outlined in detail, to emphasize (1) that the thought of the sentence or paragraph immediately to be read should be mastered before reading is attempted; (2) that questions should be so put as to require silent reading...
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