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This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 203 pages of information about New National Fourth Reader.
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Start of eBook1
LESSONS IN PROSE.1
LESSONS IN VERSE.1
DEFINITIONS2
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS.2
SUGGESTIONS2
PHONIC CHART.3
DIPHTHONGS.3
CONSONANTS3
EQUIVALENTS.4
CONSONANTS.4
FOURTH READER4
PART I.4
LESSON II.5
PART II.6
LESSON III.7
THE BEAN AND THE STONE.7
LESSON IV.9
TO-MORROW.9
LESSON V.10
AN ADVENTURE WITH DUSKY WOLVES.10
PART I.10
LESSON VI.11
AN ADVENTURE WITH DUSKY WOLVES.11
PART II.11
LESSON VII.12
OUR SAILOR CAT.13
LESSON VIII.14
RESCUED.15
LESSON IX.15
THE LION.16
LESSON X.17
ADVENTURE WITH A LION.17
LESSON XI.18
THE NOBLEST DEED OF ALL.18
Tell the story in your own words, using the points in the following20
LESSON XII.20
MARJORIE’S ALMANAC.20
LESSON XIII.21
THE STORY OF INDIAN SPRING.21
PART I.21
LESSON XIV.23
THE STORY OF INDIAN SPRING.23
PART II.23
LESSON XV.24
AN ADVENTURE WITH A SHARK.24
LESSON XVI.26
A LEGEND OF THE NORTHLAND.26
LESSON XVII.28
A FUNNY HORSESHOE.28
LESSON XVIII.30
THE GIRAFFE OR CAMELOPARD.30
LESSON XIX.31
THE TRADER’S TRICK.32
LESSON XX.34
A HAPPY PAIR.34
LESSON XXI.35
ALI, THE BOY CAMEL-DRIVER35
PART I.35
LESSON XXII.37
ALI, THE BOY CAMEL-DRIVER.37
PART II.37
LESSON XXIII.40
A QUEER PEOPLE.40
LESSON XXIV.42
THE ILL-NATURED BRIER42
LESSON XXV.43
WATER.43
LESSON XXVI.45
THE HIDDEN TREASURE.45
PART I.45
LESSON XXVII.46
THE HIDDEN TREASURE.47
PART II.47
LESSON XXVIII.49
THE HIDDEN TREASURE.49
PART III.49
51
LESSON XXIX.51
LOOKING FOR THE FAIRIES.51
LESSON XXX.52
AIR.52
LESSON XXXI.55
A TIMELY RESCUE.55
LESSON XXXII.57
BIRDS IN SUMMER.57
LESSON XXXIII.58
TRUE COURTESY.58
PART I.58
LESSON XXXIV.61
TRUE COURTESY.61
PART II.61
LESSON XXXV.64
WHY AN APPLE FALLS.64
LESSON XXXVI.65
THE MILLER OF THE DEE.66
LESSON XXXVII.66
THE JAGUAR.66
LESSON XXXVIII.68
HOLLAND.69
PART I.69
LESSON XXXIX.70
HOLLAND.70
PART II.70
71
LESSON XL.71
THE WIND IN A FROLIC.71
LESSON XLI.73
SOMETHING ABOUT PLANTS.73
LESSON XLII.75
A FOREST ON FIRE.75
PART I.75
LESSON XLIII.76
A FOREST ON FIRE.76
PART II.76
LESSON XLIV.78
COMMON GIFTS.78
LESSON XLV.78
A GHOST STORY.79
PART I.79
LESSON XLVI.80
A GHOST STORY.81
PART II.81
LESSON XLVII.83
A GHOST STORY.83
PART III.83
LESSON XLVIII.85
WHAT THE CHIMNEY SANG.85
LESSON XLIX.85
THE RHINOCEROS.86
LESSON L.88
PRESENCE OF MIND.88
LESSON LI.89
HALBERT AND HIS DOG.90
LESSON LII.92
THE LIGHT-HOUSE.92
LESSON LIII.93
THE CATERPILLAR AND BUTTERFLY.93
LESSON LIV.96
WILD HORSES OF SOUTH AMERICA.96
LESSON LV.98
AN EMPEROR’S KINDNESS.99
LESSON LVI.101
UNITED AT LAST.101
A STORY OF THE SIOUX WAR.102
PART I.102
LESSON LVIII.104
A STORY OF THE SIOUX WAR.104
PART II.104
LESSON LIX.107
VOLCANOES.107
LESSON LX.109
THE BROOK.109
LESSON LXI.110
ANECDOTE OF WASHINGTON.110
PART I110
LESSON LXII.112
ANECDOTE OF WASHINGTON.112
PART II.112
LESSON LXIII114
THE OSTRICH.114
115
LESSON LXIV.115
TO-DAY AND TO-MORROW.116
LESSON LXV.116
AN INCIDENT OF THE REVOLUTION.117
LESSON LXVI.118
TROPICAL FRUITS.119
LESSON LXVII.121
THE STORY OF DETROIT.121
LESSON LXVIII.123
THE FISHERMEN.123
LESSON LXIX.124
MAKING MAPLE SUGAR.125
PART I.125
LESSON LXX.126
MAKING MAPLE SUGAR.127
PART II.127
LESSON LXXI.128
OLD IRONSIDES.128
OLD IRONSIDES.129
LESSON LXXII.130
NATURAL WONDERS OF AMERICA.130
PART I.130
GEYSERS OF THE YELLOWSTONE PARK.130
THE CANONS OF THE COLORADO RIVER.131
LESSON LXXIII.132
NATURAL WONDERS OF AMERICA.132
PART II.132
NIAGARA FALLS.133
LESSON LXXIV.134
AFRICAN ANTS.134
LESSON LXXV.135
THE LEAP OF ROUSHAN BEG.136
LESSON LXXVI137
EGYPT AND ITS RUINS.137
PART I.137
LESSON LXXVII.139
EGYPT AND ITS RUINS.139
PART II.139
DEFINITIONS141
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