My friend is a middle school English teacher. This is by de the most awesome lesson she’s taught.
This is something I originally posted because I thought it was interesting, funny, thought-provoking, but today I got an email offering me a different perspective, and I thought I’d share it with you. On second reading, I realised that not everyone is able to access ‘proper’ English. This post and writing this on a whiteboard can be extremely offensive and belittling to children/pupils with dyslexia or literacy difficulties.
I was perfectly innocent when reblogging, but on further examination, I think this teaching method is a little lax…I understand it might depend on the class, and perhaps this teacher did not have any children with difficulties.
In my email, I was enlightened to some information about dyslexia: