Instructions for Conducting Schools Through the Agency of the Scholars Themselves
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1817 edition. Excerpt: ... the left-hand page of the register. The right-hand page remains for remarks, beginning with the sum of the daily tasks, extracted from the marked book; the number of lessons read, pages, verses, or lines ended at, and hours thus employed; and so with the catechism, and other religious instruction, the lessons written, ciphering, &c. At the end of each week, is stated the total progress of the week, and so of the month, quarter, and year. It is considered more conducive to distinctness and accuracy, to make the entries on this page in words, than, as is usually done, in the shape of a numerical tabic. When the scholars are employed in writing their lessons on copy or ciphering books, or in any tasks, which are performed individually, eath buy registers for himself all his daily operations, in the last page of his copy, ciphering, or other book. The page, in which this register is kept, is ruled into thiny-oue parallel lines, to last a month, and into as many column as there aie daily entries to be made. Sd, The Paidometer, a Register of individual proficiency, or the progress of each scholar from his entry to school throughout every stage of his course. The tiit part of this register is copied from the Admissiun-book, which I have not mentioned befoie, .because it is not peculiar to the Madras school, but is, E 3.....t...: .--/. I or ought to be, kept in all schools by the trustees, governors, or visitors; and failing them, by the master. Jt consists of columns for the child's No., name, age, admittance, discharge, parents' name, occupation, residence, and remarks. It requires only a single entry, when the child is admitted, and when he leaves school. The Paidometer is composed of the first four columns of the above, viz. the No., name, ...
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