Reading, Writing, & ‘Rithmetic

This exhibit recognizes the perseverance and dedication of each and everyone of the teachers of rural Saskatchewan, and the immense contribution they made to the lives of all the children they had taught.

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It also takes a look back at life in a simpler time when food and fun were homemade and, although the work was hard, there was still the time to enjoy the modest pleasures and “simple fun” that held families and communities together.

Holding the pages together are interesting facts such as rules for being a teacher in the early to mid 20th century, nostalgic games that children used to play and what a child’s life may have consisted of.


Here is the inventory for what this suitcase contains:

Reading, Writing and ‘Rithmetic Inventory


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