Catalogue of Books Annotated and Arranged and Provided by the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh for the Use of the Grades in the Pittsburgh Schools

Irene Warren
1908 The Elementary School Teacher  
There is a great deal of good and usable material in the book, but it is so badly confused with make-believe conversation, impersonation, emotionalism, and faulty science, that instead of making nature-study easy, it would seem to the reviewer that the book must join that mass of pseudo-nature literature which is really making it very hard for a real nature-study to take a place in the school curriculum. Nature-study will take care of its enemies if only its friends will cease committing
more » ... e committing blunders under cover of its name.
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