The "Dick and Jane" textbooks, as they are also referred to were primarily issued in the s, s, and s. However, there were also books with these character names in the s. The kindergarten-level readers were called "pre-primers" and in the s these titles used Dick and Jane as characters: Elson-Gray Pre-Primer (). I bought the Dick and Jane Reading Collection for him. This was the series that I learned to read with many years ago. The words used in the series are basic sight words that he will need to learn, and there is so much repetition that it didn't take him long to /5().
Curriculum Materials Center Dick and Jane: Elementary Textbooks in Reading and Health Seven editions of the "Dick and Jane" textbooks were published from to They were published by Scott Foresman and featured stories about a family and its home life. Jun 02, · Education, Only in the USA / By Kate Kelly Dick and Jane books were the predominant readers in public schools from the s through the early s. The books were created by educator Williams S. Gray and former teacher and reading consultant Zerna Sharp, who believed that the “whole word” method was the ideal way to teach reading.
Aug 20, · Basic Readers - Curriculum Foundation Series: Think-and-Do Book to accompany Fun with Dick and Jane Item Preview > remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. EMBED EMBED (for bustys.xyz hosted.