Report of the Minister Controlling Education, with Appendices

Report of the Minister Controlling Education, with Appendices

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1892 edition. Excerpt: ...leaks, and some small cracks were visible. The shelter-shed was in a bad state, and the board again recommend that a board floor be put in it, which they think could be done for 3. 3. T arcowz'e.--Here the children were clean and tidy. They gave quick answers in mental arithmetic. Drill was really well done. The school garden looked very well, some of the trees having fruit on them. The shelter-shed (used as a classroom) is ver hot in summer and cold and draughty in winter. We recommend it be lined with matchboard, which won d not be very expensive. The posts of the screen in front of the out-oflices are eaten by white ants, and are apt to be blown down at any time. On Tuesday, October 29th, the board visited1. Appila North.--The children were neat and tidy. They did some mental arithmetic and land measurements very quickly. The books were very neat. Both the tanks were found to be leaking. The oven in the teacher's residence is worn out. I 2. Appila-Yarrowie.---Here the children sang very nicely, the headmaster accompanying them on a violin. The children were clean and tidy. The books were in good order. There have been four meetings of the board during the year. The board thought fit to let the law take its course in a case of irregular attendance at Wilsdonville, and find it has done good. The Hon. the Minister of Education, Adelaide. JOHN WILSDON, Chairman. BALAKLAVA. Balaklava, January 31st, 1896. Sir--I have the honor to furnish you with the annual report of the Balaklava School Board of Advicefor the year ending December 31st, 1895: --Meetings.--Four have been held during the year, with an attendance of members as follows: --Walter Blake (chairman), 4', P. Anderson, 4; H. Cole, 4; Jas. McLachlan, 3; D. F inlayson, 3; Thos....
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  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 408g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236900731
  • 9781236900739