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William Holmes McGuffey

Full Name: William Holmes Mcguffey
Number of Works: 51
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ISBN: 0880620145, 9780880620147
Keywords: series, readers, eclectic, mcguffeys, mcguffey
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1836
  • Rating: 80%

Mott Media has Republished the 1830's Version of the McGuffey Readers with the Original Christian Content! How would McGuffey teach reading if he were here today? His first concern would be that the content should promote moral growth and excellence of mind in habits, attitudes, and literary tastes. And Bible selections would be at the top of his reading list. McGuffey also believed in phonics for beginning reading. Methods and timing should be adapted to the individuality of each child. Parents should not send their dearest treasure off to school too early in life, but should proceed a
ISBN: 0880620013, 9780880620017
Keywords: eclectic, educational, series, primer, original, pictorial, mcguffey
Pages: 133
Published: 1982
  • Rating: 80%

Mott Media has Republished the 1830's Version of the McGuffey Readers with the Original Christian Content! Begins with the alphabet. Early lessons have simple three- and four-word sentences of one line each. Progresses to longer sentences and full paragraphs. Original illustrations throughout. Both this primer and the one above can be used in first and second grades.
ISBN: 1406912956, 9781406912951
Keywords: reader, eclectic, fourth, mcguffey
Pages: 220
Published: 1974
  • Rating: 60%

Since 1836, children have been delighted by these volumes filled with exotic adventures, exciting stories, beautiful poems, and funny fables. The Fourth Eclectic Reader includes "Try, Try Again," "Robinson Crusoe's House," and "The Wreck of the Hesperus."
ISBN: 1142138739, 9781142138738
Keywords: reader, fifth, mcguffey
Pages: 364
Published: 2010