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Second Year. 1. To teach a class in the presence of the inspector. 2. To answer questions in writing on the following subjects :
a. The different methods of organizing an elementary school.
b. The form of, the mode of keeping, and of making Returns from School Registers.
the second year) † who do not present a certificate, signed by the mistress of the practising school
GRAMMAR AND COMPOSITION.
The examples for these exercises will be taken in 1876 from the first Canto of The Lady of the Lake,
2. An explanation in clear and simple language of a passage from Wordsworth or Milton (alternative).
+ Students of the second year who are to be examined on the papers of the first year (Article 105) must teach a class, and present a certificate of practical skill like other students of the second year. Students seeking to pass under Article 87 (6) must also teach a class, and present a certificate of practical skill.
The examples for these exercises will be taken in 1876 from Paradise Lost, Bk. I., and from the first book of Wordsworth's Excursion. One only of the authors named may be selected by candidates. 3. To write plain prose upon a given subject.
of land and water upon its surface.
The papers will contain questions on the history of Scotland.
* All questions set will be such as can be answered from text books in common use, except that the final section
The figures must be well formed, and the sums worked methodically and as good models for
Second Year. 1. As in First Year, but defects in method and neatness more severely visited with loss of marks. 2. Simple Interest.
SEWING AND CUTTING OUT.
First Year. 1. Clothing
3. Cooking 2. Food.
3. Practical rules for the preservation of health.
who do not present a certificate signed by the superintendent, to the effect that she is satisfied with their
3. The scales, major and minor ; with the intervals (major and minor, perfect or other) found in
4. Transposition from one key to another; and transcription from one variety of time to another
5. Rudiments of harmony: Positions of chords; progression; inversion; discords by suspension
not passed the Musical Inspector's examination in practical skill. Acting teachers who take this paper
DRAWING. (N. B.—This exercise does not form part of the December examination. Annual examinations, in drawing only, are held at each of the Training
Colleges under inspection some time in November, and at the various local drawing schools in connexion with the Department of Science and Art, at times to be learned from the masters of those schools. The value of the exercises is marked, and the marks carried to each candidate's total, for a certificate under this Syllabus.]
The series of exercises prescribed in the Art Directory* of the Department of Science and Art
paper will contain grammatical questions, and easy passagest in prose for translation into
* For information respecting the examinations in Science and Art, and for copies of the Science and Art
+ In 1876, the passages will be taken from Cæsar's Bell. Gall., Books I. and II., Virgil's Æneid, Books I. and II., Derrière les Haies, by Mme. De Witt, Racine's Athalie, Schiller's Geschichte des dreissigjährigen Kriegs, and Das Lied von der Glocke.