The Second School Year; A Course of Study with Detailed Selection of Lesson Material, Arranged by Months, and Correlated

The Second School Year; A Course of Study with Detailed Selection of Lesson Material, Arranged by Months, and Correlated

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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. 1909 edition. Excerpt: ...than by having them sing appropriate songs. Teach them beautiful Christmas carols and tell them some of the pretty stories about children in other parts of the world who also sing these carols. Make them feel that they themselves are a part of the great chorus of Christian children of many lands who at this season are joyfully singing because Christ was NATURE STUDY We Have now not only a new day, a new week, a new month, but much more--a new year. When we met together before we wrote December 19--; now we write January 19--. Let the pupils recall many things that have happened in the past year, and tell of the many joys they hope to have in the coming year. Talk of how they have grown. Ask if they have grown taller and stronger, wiser and better, in the year that has passed. Now talk about the children of 19--. January and February are dressed in white; March in brown; April and May in light green; June, July, and August in darker green; September in yellow; October in red; November in brown, and December in white. The sunshine chart will be examined and a clear picture of each month recalled. Thus the changing seasons 126 will march before the eyes of the children in actual procession. The series of landscape pictures also will be examined, making clearer the color aspect of the months. The temperature chart will show the gradual decrease of heat from September till January. Talk to the children of the good things they had for Christmas dinner, and of the foods eaten every day. Lead them to see that food is necessary to life. Foods. There are three things essential to life--air, water, and food. The last named is of very much more importance than it is generally thought to be. Webster says: "Food is anything that supports and nourishes...
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  • Paperback | 42 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 95g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236505352
  • 9781236505354