Travel back in time with former students and teachers of Illinois only octagonal one-room schoolhouse. Read eye-witness accounts of the years 1916 to 1953 when the school closed. What was it like to have all eight grades together in one classroom with only one teacher? Find out as you read these personal narratives that will touch your heart. Filled with hundreds of historic photographs, this book will delight readers of all ages.They had four children at Charter Oak School: Christabel, Aleen, and two boys. ... We had to do it in sections. ... I had to study for it, but I didna#39;t get first place; a girl beat me by one word. ... A Scary Walk Home We rode to Sparta on a school bus driven by Ernie Beare of Modoc and he picked up kids from Ruma, Prairie duanbsp;...
|Title||:||MORE THAN EIGHT SIDES TO THE STORY|
|Author||:||Mary Helen Cissell|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2010-05-02|