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Like other parents, Barbara and Bob Unell knew about report cards, state standardized tests, PSATs, SATs, and all the other grading systems that measure their offspring against some statistical norm. What they hadn't imagined was contained in the yellowing "Home Report" sent home with Uncle Dan's 1914 grades. Instead of classroom test tallies, this page included slots for "Books Read," "Letters Written," "Hours Worked," "Money Earned," "Money Saved," "Hours Spent at Home," "Care of Teeth," "Regular Bathing," and "Manners." The Unells instantly realized that this wasn't just a piece of quaint Americana; it is a valuable guideline for parenting now, a model for raising responsible kids beyond the percentiles. Editor's recommendation.