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LESSON 27-Continued.

A Coun'-try is a part of a continent.

ENGLAND, SCOT-LAND, and IRE'-LAND are countries in Europe. Every continent is divided into many countries.

An Is'-land is a piece of land with water all round it.
GREAT BRITAIN, IRELAND, and the ISLE OF WIGHT are islands.

Or write 25 spellings out of any book, each word having six or more letters in it, and learn the first 10.

Lesson 28.-Wednesday Morning. Work

these Sums.

(1) Twenty-five thousand, three hundred and seven + nine thousand and seven + three thousand and seventy-five + six hundred and nine + nine hundred and eighty + three hundred and sixteen. (2) From 50,607 take 890.

(3) Multiply 86,754 by 9.

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An-guish.
Awk-ward.

12 x 6 = 72

Write each word twice and Learn.

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Lesson 29.-Thursday Morning. Grammar. Write.
All the names of animals are nouns.

EXERCISE.-Pick out the NOUNS the NAMES OF ANIMALS.-The horse eats hay. Cows give us milk. Mary had a little lamb. Bees make honey. The donkey drinks only clean water. My dog caught a rat. Pussy is playing with a mouse. Do you see the funny monkey pulling the bird's tail? The whale is not a fish, it is an animal; it eats small fishes, and lives in the sea. The elephant is the largest animal living on the land. The finest ones are found in the forests of Ceylon, an island belonging to England.

DICTATION.-LEARN TO SPELL ALL THE WORDS IN THE EXERCISE.* Lesson 30.-Friday Morning. Work these! Sums.

(1) Multiply nineteen thousand eight hundred and sixty-seven by nine.

(2) 298,674

9

Write and
Learn.

84

12 x 7
12 x 8 = 96

(3) 739,082

7

12 x 9 = 108

12 x10 =120

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nearly so useful as a model or a sketch map drawn on the board, whilst the children are looking. A good teacher should aim at drawing a sketch map quickly, and with a fair degree of accuracy. The children will be interested and their attention may easily be sustained. *When they are suitable the exercises in Grammar will be used as dictation lessons.

(See Preface.)

SEVENTH WEEK.

Lesson 31.-Learn for Monday Morning.
PSALM XXV., Verses 4 and 5; OR ELSE LEARN-
HYMN-(continued).

Should I be poor-Thou canst

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And Lord, what-ever grief or ill

For me may be in store,

Make me con-tent-ed with Thy will,

And I would ask no more.

Or Write and Learn. (Difficult Words.)

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Lesson 32.-Tuesday Morn. Write and Learn. Geography.

PARTS OF THE LAND.

A Pen-in'-su-la is a piece of land with water nearly all round it.

The word Peninsula means "almost an island."

There are many small Peninsulas in the British Islands. WALES and the SOUTH WEST OF ENGLAND are Peninsulas.*

An Isth-mus (ist'-mus) is a narrow neck of land joining two larger portions.

Or write 25 spellings out of any book, each word having six or more letters in it, and learn the first 10.

Lesson 33.-Wednesday Morning. Work these Sums. (1) 98,674 + 3,509 + 87,663 +97 + 8,541 + 78,621.

(2) 783,294 × 7.

(3) Write out seven times tables.

Write each word twice and Learn.

Sin-cere.

Bud-ding.

EXERCISE.

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Lesson 34.-Thursday Morn. Write and Learn. Grammar.

Write out SIX NOUNS the names of TAME ANIMALS.

Write out SIX NOUNS the names of BIRDS.

Write out SIX NOUNS the names of WILD ANIMALS.

* Children should be able to point out the Isthmus to these Peninsulas.

LESSON 34-Continued.

DICTATION.-LEARN TO SPELL ALL THE WORDS.-Chalk is

an-oth-er form of lime-stone. There are beds of chalk reach-ing from one end of Eng-land to the other, here ris-ing into hills, or break-ing off into cliffs, and there sink-ing into val-leys. Chalk was made in the sea by little insects, so small that you could scarce-ly see them, and it is still be-ing formed.

Lesson 35.-Friday Morning. Work these Sums.

(1) Multiply seventy thousand and sixty-nine by eight and ten. (2) 506,378 × 9 and 10. (3) Write out eight times tables.

Write each word twice and Learn.

Ca-noe.
Che-mise.

Can-non.

Chem-ist.

Chap-el.
Chap-lain.

EIGHTH WEEK.

Lesson 36.-Learn for Monday Morning.
PSALM LI., Verses 15, 16, and 17; OR ELSE LEARN—
REPENTANCE DEFERRED.

I will to-morrow, that I will,

I will be sure to do it.
To-morrow comes, to-morrow goes,
And still thou art to do it.

Thus still re-pent-ance is put off
From one day to another;
Un-til the day of death is come,
And judg-ment is the other.

Drexelius.

Or Write and Learn. (Difficult Words.)

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Lesson 37.-Tuesday Morn. Write and Learn. Geography.

PARTS OF THE LAND.*

A Cape is a piece of land stretch-ing out into the sea.

LAND'S END in Cornwall is a cape. There are many thousand capes shown on the map. You only want to know the names of a few of them. Capes have many names, as, POINT (Lizard Point), HEAD (Beachy Head), BILL (Selsey Bill), NESS (Fife Ness), MULL (Mull of Cantire). The Coast or shore is where the land and sea meet. The COAST is generally called the sea coast.

Or write 25 spellings out of any book, each word having six or more letters in it, and learn the first 10.

* Use will, of course, be made by the teacher of any natural features of the land, or waters, in the neighbourhood, to illustrate these lessons, and to impress them on the children's minds.

Lesson 38.-Wednesday Morning. Work these Sums.

(1) Add sixty-two thousand five hundred and forty-one; seven thousand two hundred and three; ninety-seven; eighty-five thousand and six; seventy-eight; four thousand seven hundred. (2) Find the difference between 7,360 and 83,059.

(3) Multiply 758,062 by 4.

(4) Write out nine times tables.

Write each word twice and Learn.

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Lesson 39.-Thursday Morning. Grammar. Write.
All names of things are nouns.

EXERCISE. Write out all the NOUNS the NAMES OF THINGS. Oranges are sweet. Apples grow on a tree. Clay is made into bricks. Tea comes from China. Gas is made from coal. Butter and cheese are made from milk. Ice and snow are cold. Pennies are made of bronze. Iron is a useful metal. This ink is black. Pistols, swords, guns, and cannons are deadly weapons.

DICTATION.-LEARN TO SPELL ALL THE WORDS IN THE EXERCISE.

Lesson 40.-Friday Morning. Work these Sums.

(1) Seventy-seven thousand, six hundred and nineteen × eight. (2) Sixty-five thousand, seven hundred and ninety-four x seven. (3) 385,976 × 5. (4) Write out ten times tables.

Write each word twice and Learn.

Friend-ship.

Guil-ty.

Ful-fil.
Ful-fil-ling.

Laugh-ter.
Li-cense.

NINTH WEEK.

Lesson 41.-Learn for Monday Morning.

PSALM XXXVII., Verses 3 and 4; OR ELSE LEARN

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Lesson 42.-Tuesday Morn. Write and Learn. Geography. PARTS OF THE LAND.

A Mount'-ain is a high hill.

SNOW-DON in Wales is a mountain, and so is BEN NE'-Vis in Scotland. The highest mountain in the world is above five miles high. All very high mountains have their tops covered with snow, both summer and winter.

A Plain is a large and near-ly lev-el part of the land.

When a plain is at a great height from the sea we call it a PLAT-EAU (plat-ō). There is no plateau in England, but there are several plains. Or write 25 spellings out of any book, each word having six or more letters in it, and learn the first 10.

Lesson 43.-Wednesday Morning. Work these Sums. (1) Add 97,063; 6,873; 892; 9,784; 333; 7.

(2) Subtract seven thousand three hundred and seven from eight thousand two hundred and forty-one.

(3) 38,476 × 7. (4) Write out eleven times tables.

Write each word twice and Learn.

Liz-ard.
Og-trich.

Neph-ew.

Oys-ter.

Nui-sanco.

Pic-nic.

Lesson 44.-Thursday Morning. Grammar. Write. EXERCISE.-Write out twelve NOUNS the NAMES OF THINGS in the

school.

Write out eight NOUNS the NAMES OF THINGS we eat.

DICTATION.-LEARN TO SPELL ALL THE WORDS.-Iron is the most use-ful of all the met-als, though it costs the least. It is met with in ev-e-ry part of the world, and a little of it is found in our blood, and in near-ly all plants, stones, and earths. It is very sel-dom found pure, as silver and gold some-times are, but it has to be melt-ed out of the ore, in a very hot fur-nace.

Lesson 45.-Friday Morning. Work these Sums.

(1) Three thousand, seven hundred and ninety-seven x 8. (2) Multiply 59,670 by 3 and 8.

(3) Write out twelve times tables.

Write each word twice and Learn.

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