leaving him alone

June 16, 2014 at 9:42 pm 4 comments

How to begin to educate a child Image
First rule: leave him alone.
ImageSecond rule: leave him alone. 

Third rule: leave him alone. 

That is the whole beginning’ 

(quote from DH Lawrence’s Essay ‘‘Education of the People”, 1918. 
Images from this afternoon at Weston-Super-Mare with Daddy)

Entry filed under: home life.

busy doing nothing wordless wednesday

4 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Johanna GGG  |  June 16, 2014 at 10:35 pm

    and oh for all that space – what a lovely post!

  • 2. Ac  |  June 17, 2014 at 7:47 am

    …a home educator in the making!?

  • 3. Everlovin' Dad  |  June 17, 2014 at 10:44 am

    4th rule; keep an eye on him frrom a subtle distance

  • 4. Peggy Murray  |  June 19, 2014 at 8:59 pm

    Brilliant! You allowed his imagination do the work.


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