Practice Primer

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Page 106 - Little Bo-Peep has lost her sheep, And can't tell where to find them; Leave them alone, and they'll come home, And bring their tails behind them.
Page 60 - She wanders lowing here and there, And yet she cannot stray, All in the pleasant open air, The pleasant light of day; And blown by all the winds that pass And wet with all the showers, She walks among the meadow grass And eats the meadow flowers.
Page 33 - THERE were two blackbirds sitting on a hill, The one named Jack, the other named Jill; Fly away, Jack! Fly away, Jill! Come again, Jack! Come again, Jill!
Page 62 - Lullaby Hush ! the waves are rolling in, White with foam, white with foam ; Father toils amid the din ; But baby sleeps at home. Hush ! the winds roar hoarse and deep, — On they come, on they come ! Brother seeks the wandering sheep : But baby sleeps at home.
Page 55 - Then the monkey went to the wind: " Wind, wind, dry up the stream. The stream will not put out the fire, The fire will not burn the...
Page 75 - give me some hay to give to the cow so she will give me some milk. I will give the milk to the cat and she will give me my ear again.
Page 51 - Then came the dog and bit the cat, That ate the kid, That my father bought For two pieces of money : A kid, a kid.
Page 73 - give me some flour. I will give the flour to the baker. The baker will oive me some bread. o I will give the farmer the bread. The farmer will give me some hay. I will give the hay to the cow. The cow will give me some milk. I will give the milk to the cat. Then the cat will give me back my tail.
Page 108 - And can not tell Where to find them. Leave them alone, And they will come home, And bring their tails Behind them.
Page 122 - By Walter L. Hervey, Ph. D., Member of the Board of Examiners, Department of Education, New York City, Formerly President of Teachers College; and Melvin Hix. BS, Principal of Public School No. 80, Long Island City, New York City. Longmans, Green & Co. Price 30 cents. Also SIXTH READER, by the same authors and publishers. Price 65 cents. These "Horace Mann...

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