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Victorian schools.

Amanda Clarke

Victorian schools.

by Amanda Clarke

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Published by Batsford .
Written in English


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Pagination48p. :
Number of Pages48
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Open LibraryOL20209533M

  Includes sections on: * What a log book is * Victorian discipline * Comments on the children: behaviour, intelligence and why they miss school * Concern about Workhouse children (challenges faced by poor children) * Comments on teachers: sexism and working conditions. Get this from a library! Victorian schools. [Amanda Clarke] -- A survey of Victorian elementary schools and schooling in Britain. Uses local history records in Warwickshire. Ages

  The first and only real-life school on this list, the prestigious Rugby School was backdrop for a classic tale of Victorian education. Much of the book . Victorian School Life In a law was passed making it compulsory for every child in Britain between the ages of 5 and 10 to attend school. Lots of new schools were opened in Victorian times, but they were very different from the schools of today.

Examined and Corrected (Victorian Correction Book 6) by Emily Tilton (2 times) My Secret Life, Part One by Walter (2 times) My Secret Life Part Two by Walter (2 times) Lascivious Scenes in the Convent by Anonymous (2 times) Two Flappers in Paris by A. Cantab (2 times) The Pearl, Vol. 1 (1 times). A Dictionary of Victorian Slang book detailing the slang of the Victorian era, including such delights as 'afternoonified', 'bang up the elephant', 'shoot into the brown', and 'got the morbs'. Online journal and not-for-profit project dedicated to the exploration of curious and compelling works from the history of art, literature, and ideas pins.


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Victorian era Ragged Schools were charitable organizations established around the s and dedicated to the free education of society’s most destitute children in Britain. The schools combined a free education, food, clothing, lodging, religious instruction, and other home missionary services as required for poor children.

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27, words). All of the punishments handed out by Victorian teachers were recorded in the school’s ‘punishment book’. What were Victorian teachers like.

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A Liberal Nationals Government will help ease the cost of living squeeze for Victorian families.Discipline was strict in Victorian schools and talking was forbidden. Apron. Most schoolgirls wore a white cotton apron over their regular clothes. Its main purpose was to keep their clothes clean.

School boots. Not all parents could afford to buy school boots or shoes. Some poorer children went to school barefoot. Schoolgirl.Books on LibraryThing tagged Victorian erotica.

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