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TWENTIETH WEEK.

Lesson 96.-Learn for Monday Morning.

PSALM XXXIV., Verses 16, 17, and 18; OR ELSE LEARN-
THE VOICE OF SPRING-(continued).

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See the yel-low cat-kins cov-er
All the slen-der" wil-lows over;
And on the banks of mos-sy green,
Star-like prim-ros-es are seen;
And their clus-ter-ing10 leaves be-low,11
White and pur-ple vi-o-lets blow.12

yellow catkins, the flowers of the willow tree.

the willow has thin

branches. 8 mossy green, covered with green moss. star-like, like little stars. 11 below, lower down on the bank.

10 clustering, growing close together. 12 blow, are in flower.

Or Write and Learn (Difficult words).

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Lesson 97.—Tuesday Morn. Write and Learn. Geography

POINTS OF THE COMPASS.

The West is in that part of the sky where the sun sets. The West is opposite the East.

The South is in that part of the sky in which the sun is seen at 12 o'clock.

The North is opposite the South. The sun is never seen in that part of the sky.

The letter N is used for north, S for south, E for east, and W for west.

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Or write 30 spellings out of any book, each word having six or more letters in it, and learn the first 12.

Lesson 98.-Wednesday Morning. Work these Sums.
(1) Add 9,864; 27; 6,863; 7,787; 5; 28,793; 79; 6,482.
(2) 38,506-10,008. (3) 57,864 × 67.

(4) Fifty-seven thousand, five hundred and eighty-four ÷ 8.
(5) Write out the Pence Table from 60 to 100 pence.

Write each word twice and Learn.

Spe-cial.

C

Anx-ious.

An-cient.

Par-tial.

Lesson 99.-Thursday Morning. Grammar. Write. EXERCISE.-Pick out all the NOUNS, PRONOUNS, and VERBS from the piece of Dictation.

DICTATION.-LEARN TO SPELL ALL THE WORDS.-The mon-key is a very strange an-i-mal, very much like a man in his shape, as per-haps you may have seen in pic-tures. He lives in_hot_coun-tries, the for-ests of which are often fil-led with large bands of these an-i-mals. Monkeys have long tails which they can twist round things, and hold on by. They make a queer noise with their mouth, which we call chat-ter-ing.

Lesson 100.-Friday Morning. Work these Sums.

(1) Nine thousand and eighty-four × 29 and 36.

(2) Seventy-six thousand five hundred and nine÷7 and 9. Prove. Write out the Pence Table from 90 to 144 pence.

Write each word twice and Learn.

Gra-cious.

Pre-cious.

Vi-cious. Spa-cious.

TWENTY-FIRST WEEK.

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Lesson 101.-Learn for Monday Morning.
PSALM XXXIX., verses 4 and 5; OR ELSE LEARN-
THE VOICE OF SPRING-(continued).
Hark! the new born lambs are bleat-ing,
And the caw-ing rooks are meet-ing,1
In the elms14-a noi-sy crowd!-
All the birds are sing-ing loud;
And the first white15 but-ter-fly
In the sun-shine dances16 by.

13 meeting together to build their nests. 14 elms, a kind of a tree. 15 white, with white wings. 16 dances, flies.

Or Write and Learn (Difficult words).

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Lesson 102.-Tuesday Morn. Write and Learn. Geography.

A MAP.

A Map is a kind of picture of the surface of the earth, or of some part of it.

A map is really a PLAN, and shows us by means of lines and colours(1) The shape of the land.

(2) The parts covered with water.

(3) The direction in which the rivers run.

(4) The position of the mountains, towns, islands, capes, bays, &c.

LESSON 102-(continued).

Or write 30 spellings out of any book, each word having six or more letters in it, and learn the first 12.

Lesson 103.-Wednesday Morning. Work these Sums. (1) 876,593 × 84 and 39. (2) 732,941

5 and 9. (3) Write out the Pence Table from 20 to 44 pence. Write each word twice and Learn.

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Stu-di-ous.

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Lesson 104.-Thursday Morning. Grammar. Write. All the Names of Things we can only THINK about are Nouns, as "happiness," goodness," peace, 'misery." EXERCISE.-Pick out the NOUNS which are the NAMES OF THINGS we can only THINK about. Wisdom is a virtue. Lying is a sin. "Honesty is the best policy." Anger is madness. Charity begins at home." "Godliness great gain." Always speak the truth. EXERCISE.-Pick out the VERBS from the piece of Dictation. *DICTATION.-LEARN TO SPELL ALL THE WORDS.—A man bought a watch, which, for a while, kept good time. But soon it be-gan to tick slow-er and slower, till at length it stop-ped. He then brought it to the ma-ker, who took up his glass, and, look-ing into it, spied a lit-tle grain of sand firm-ly fix-ed a-mong the wheels. This was the cause of the stop-page.

Lesson 105.-Friday Morning. Work these Sums.

(1) Forty-nine thousand eight hundred and seven x 96 and 48. (2) Thirty-seven thousand six hundred and fifty-nine÷7 and 5. Prove the answers by Multiplication.

Write each word twice and Learn.

Pa-tient.

Pre-vi-ous.

Cau-tious.

Te-di-ous.

Em-brace.
Sur-face.

TWENTY-SECOND WEEK.

Lesson 106.-Learn for Monday Morning.
PSALM LI., Verses 9, 10, 11; OR ELSE LEARN—
THE VOICE OF SPRING-(continued).
Look a-round thee, look a-round!
Flow-ers in all the fields a-bound ;17
Every run-ning stream is bright;
All the orch-ard trees18 are white ;19
And each small and wav-ing20 shoot21
Prom-is-es sweet flow-ers and fruit.

17 abound, are in great numbers. 18 orchard trees, fruit trees. 19 white. with flowers. 20 waving, moved by the wind. 21 shoot, a small young branch

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Lesson 107.-Tuesday Morn. Write and Learn. Geography.

A MAP.

A Map of the World is gen-er-al-ly formed of two large cir-cles.

Each of these two circles is a picture of half the world, as though the
earth was cut through from pole to pole and laid out flat.
The two cir-cu-lar parts are called Hem-i-spheres.
HEMISPHERE means half a sphere or half a globe.

One part is called the Eastern* Hemisphere.
The other is called the Western* Hemisphere.

Or write 30 spellings out of any book, each word having six or more letters in it, and learn the first 12.

Lesson 108.-Wednesday Morning. Work these Sums.
(1) Add 3,374; 962; 75,863; 284; 97; 378; 60,786.
(2) 257,836-157,837. (3) 27,984 × 329.

(4) Divide eighty-nine thousand, six hundred and sixty-six by 9. Prove the answer by Multiplication.

Write each word twice and Learn.

Dun-geon.
Com-pan-i-on.

Pi-geon.
Cush-ion.

Sur-geon.
Fash-ion.

Lesson 109.-Thursday Morning. Grammar. Write. EXERCISE.-Pick out all the PRONOUNS and VERBS from the piece of Dictation.

DICTATION.-LEARN TO SPELL ALL THE WORDS.-Bob was a boy who kept sheep on the hill-side. One fine summer's day, as he was sit-ting down on a bank, under the shade of a thick oak tree, and eating his din-ner of but-tered bread and cheese, a but-ter-fly flew close by him. He jump-ed up at once, and began to chase the gay in-sect from flow-er to flower.

Lesson 110.-Friday Morning. Work these Sums.

(1) Multiply five thousand and sixty-nine by 49, 157.

(2) Divide forty-nine thousand, eight hundred and six by 12 and by 7. Prove the answers by Multiplication.

Write each word twice and Learn.

Mil-li-on.

U-ni-on.

On-i-on.
Chris-ti-an

Re-gi-on.
Guar-di-an.

*Mind the children pronounce these words correctly. West'-ŭrn (not

west'-ren), east'-urn, north'-urn, suth-ŭrn.

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TWENTY-THIRD WEEK.

Lesson 111.-Learn for Monday Morning.
PSALM XLII., Verses 1, 2, 3; OR ELSE LEARN—
THE VOICE OF SPRING-(continued).
Turn thine eye22 to earth and hea-ven!
God for thee the spring has giv-en,
Taught the birds their mel-o-dies,23
Cloth-ed24 the earth, and clear-ed the skies
For thy plea-sure25 or thy food;

Pour thy soul in grat-i-tude.26

Mary Howitt, born 1804.

22 Turn thine eye, look. 23 melodies, songs. 24 clothed, covered. 25 For thy pleasure, to please thee. 26 Pour thy soul in gratitude, thank God with all thy heart.

Or Write and Learn (Difficult words).

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health.

heal-thy.

health-ful.

de-light.

de-light-ful.

de-light-ed.

Lesson 112.--Tuesday Morn. Write and Learn. Geography.

A MAP.

The top part of a map is the North.

The bottom part of a map is the South.

The right-hand side of a map, as you look at it, is the East. The left-hand side of a map, as you look at it, is the West.

You can easily remember that the SOUTH is in front of the NORTH, and that the EAST is in front of the WEST.

Or write 30 spellings out of any book, each word having six or more letters in it, and learn the first 12.

Lesson 113.-Wednesday Morning. Work these Sums.

(1) 385,946 x 527 and 346.

(2) 487,900÷30 and 40.* Prove.

(3) Write out the Pence Table from 22 to 60 pence. Write and Learn.

Griev-ous. Nerv-ous.

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Grammar. Write and Learn. word "to" before them, as Take both words together

Lesson 114-Thursday Morn. Verbs often have the little to love, to eat, to do, to be. and always call them a verb. EXERCISE.-Put verbs in the spaces with "to" before them.-I want to bed. John loves his top. Send me a pen

* The method of crossing off the "0's" must now be taught.

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