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Schoolbook Prep - John And Betty

From the Collection of Woods' Farming and Heritage Museum 109 Wimmera Highway Rupanyup Victoria

Description
School reader for Prep Grades, used in Victorian State schools from 1951 to the mid 60's .
Orange cardboard cover & coloured illustrations
Size
20cmH x 16cmW
Object Registration
0042
Keywords
john, betty, education, victorian readers, fluff, scottie, john & betty, first reader, schoolbook 1960s
Historical information
Official Prep grade reader for Victorian schools from 1951 to mid 60s.
Teaching reading in Victorian Prep grades was based on the John & Betty book & associated flash cards.
When Made
1951
Made By
Education Dept Victoria (Maker), Marjorie Howden (Maker)
Significance
Significant to every Victorian child educated in the 1950s & 1960s.
Inscriptions & Markings
'Michael Woods'
Last updated
17 Dec 2018 at 10:08AM