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Three Rs & DT

Discussion in 'Design and technology' started by re, Jul 2, 2012.

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    re New commenter

    On Radio four the other morning I heard somebody who had done some research into the origin of the three Rs - reading, wtiting & arithmatic. He had found that they were, originally reading, wroughting (as in wrought iron) and arithmatic, placing making things at the centre of the curriculum. Should we be campaigning for a return to this, given Michael Gove's love of traditional education?
     
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    re New commenter

    Oops.... arithmetic
     

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