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Burgess Copywork Words of Wisdom - Cursive - Volume 2


Excerpts for Volume 2 are taken from the following Thornton Burgess Bedtime Stories:

  • The Adventures of Jerry Muskrat
  • The Adventures of Danny Meadow Mouse
  • The Adventures of Grandfather Frog
  • The Adventures of Chatterer, The Red Squirrel

The excerpts are bits of wisdom and sayings, mostly poetry, that are intended for children to learn and memorize.  Included for memorization are sayings on greed, patience, doing your best, being happy and controlling your temper.  

While some sayings are very short - with space to write more than once, others consist of 2-3 well-spaced pages and no more than one poem per day is sufficient for handwriting practice and memorization.  

For younger students following the Charlotte Mason method you could easily blend these with your program and use one per week.

These whimsical forest animal books are great read aloud stories for children of all ages and this copywork book is a great supplement to any reading or handwriting program to reinforce lessons learned.  

This book is in Traditional Cursive with dotted lines and plenty of room to rewrite for younger students.

Volume 1 Sample:

Words of Wisdom Handwriting Poetry Copywork

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File Last Updated:
June 20, 2018
This title was added to our catalog on November 04, 2014.