NAPLAN results are in for 2011 and WA has improved! Though SPELLING is still an issue.
Perhaps our relationship with email and sms-speak is a part contributor… perhaps we have become too reliant on our spell checkers and we have no need to self correct?
I had fun with this idea a few years ago and came up with this little ‘sample letter’ for students so they could see the fault in relying fully on ‘spell checkers’ in their work.
Deer Mr Coper
Eye rely licked hour conversion these mourning.
Eye have don a spiel cheque sew their should knot be a miss
stake in these litter.
Whilst my letter is a bit of fun – this clip showcases the fun I could have had with it…