In the attempt, however, to employ the teaching of science as a means of education, to develop, that is, the innate mental faculties of a child, there are several dangers to which we are exposed: we may, for instance, make our subject so uninteresting that it becomes an irksome exercise of patience and memory, and so loses all its distinctive educational value; or, again, we may give much useful information, and even teach valuable lessons of observation, accuracy, and method, but fail to impart a sense of proportion, to show the inter dependence of Nature as a whole, or the relation of our particular subject of study to others of equal importance.
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Publisher - Forgotten Books
Language - English
Author(s) - Selina Gaye
Published Date - August 22 2019
ISBN - 9780332971612
Dimesions - 22.9 x 15.2 x 2.5 cm
Page Count - 408
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