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Thank Thorndyke teacher for 'Dick and Jane' | Tukwila's Story

  • Aug 19, 2015 at 3:51PM

What you may not know is that a former Thorndyke Elementary School teacher, Elizabeth Rider Montgomery, wrote and co-authored eight of the stories in the “Dick and Jane” texts that began use in first-grade classrooms across the country in the 1940s and 1950s.

 

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