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McGuffey's Eclectic Readers/Boxed

By: William Holmes McGuffey

Price: $64.95

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc: 1989

Seller ID: 9780471294283

ISBN: 0471294284

Condition: Used; Very Good

John Wiley & Sons Inc. Used; Very Good. Slipcased set of 7 booksLearning to read the McGuffey way offers a phonics foundation, moral growth, and a rich vocabulary. McGuffey's first concern in teaching reading was that the content should promote moral growth and excellence of mind in habits, attitudes, and literary tastes. He believed in phonics for beginning reading and that methods and timing should be adapted to the individuality of each child. McGuffey also believed in memorizing as a way to develop habits of attention that promote understanding and mastery of all learning, even those... View more info