- 534 pages
- A New and Original, Plan for Reading Applied to the Applied Best Literature for Children, Vol. 10
- Charles H. Sylvester
- 01 May 2019 Charles H. Sylvester
Excerpt From A New And Original, Plan For Reading Applied To The Applied Best Literature For Children, Vol 10 Everyone Who Associates With Children Becomes Deeply Interested In Them Their Helplessness During Their Early Years Appeals Warmly To Sympathy Their Acute Desire To Learn And Their Responsiveness To Suggestion Make Teaching A Delight Their Loyalty And Devotion Warm The Heart And Inspire The Wish To Do The Things That Count For Most Everything Combines To Increase A Sense Of Responsibility And To Make The Elders Active In Bringing To Bear Those Influences That Make For Character, Power And Success Every Worthy Teacher In Every School Gives Than Her Salary Commands And Puts Heart Power Into Every Act By Example And Precept The Lessons Are Taught And Growth Follows In Response To Cultivation But The Schools Are Handicapped By Lack Of Time For Much Personal Care, By Lack Of Facilities For The Best Of Instruction And By The Multiplicity Of Things That Must Be Done Under The Best Conditions A Teacher Has But A Small Part Of A Child S Time And Then Instruction Must Be Given Usually To Classes And Not To Individuals Outside Of School For A Considerable Time Each Day The Child Falls Under The Influence Of Playmates Who May Or May Not Be Helpful, But The Greater Part Of Every Twenty Four Hours Belongs To The Home.