Elizabeth Harrison’s Writings
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In this address delivered to the International Kindergarten Union at Pittsburgh, PA, Harrison discusses the expansion of Kindergarten thought and examines some previous evolutions of the field, which include: mother-play books, self-expression through play (particularly by way of rhythmic use of the body as a means of obtaining self-control), Froebel Gifts, and Occupations. Includes sequences for selected Gifts.
Originally published in Kindergarten Review, November 1903
Kindergarten, Froebel, Gifts, Occupations, Elizabeth Harrison, International Kindergarten Union
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Harrison, Elizabeth, "Some Evolutions in Kindergarten Work" (1903). Elizabeth Harrison’s Writings. 17.
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