WEBSTER’S BLUE-BACKED SPELLERWEBSTER’S BLUE-BACKED SPELLER is the popular name, derived from the blue paper covers, of Noah Webster’s. Both “Webster’s Blue-Backed Spelling Book” and the “New England Primer” were basic, foundational textbooks used in the schools of our republic in the 18th. The Original Blue Back Speller by Noah Webster, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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What are some American words and spellings that have surprised you? Trivia About The Original Blue Alpha-Phonics First Readers Set. His blue-backed speller books taught five generations of American children how to spell and read.

The Best Books of To create it, Webster learned at least the basics of over 20 languages. His goal was to provide a uniquely American, Christ-centered approach to training children. Share your thoughts with other customers. Get to Know Us.

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We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Nearly million copies have been printed; perhaps only the Bible has been more widely circulated in the United States. He spent the winter looking for a job, without any luck. Kurtis Amundson rated it really liked it Jan 08, My copy probably was published in Wilmington, Delaware, by Bonsal and Niles.


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Mary rated it it was amazing Jun 01, Your opinion Show comments Loading comments This or some variation thereof is THE book from which I learned to read. Webster worked hard to promote the book. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

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Sign up for our newsletter today! Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. An important part of the method Webster taught for spelling was to divide a word into its sounds, or syllables. His first versionpublished inincluded about 40, words.

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According to Ellis he gave Americans “a secular catechism to the nation-state”. Retrieved Backef 13, Webster knew that the United States had to pull away from the outdated ideologies that composed British English. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.

Many backee the Founding Fathers used this book to home school their children, including Benjamin Franklin who taught his granddaughter to read, spell, and pronounce words using “Old Blue Back. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Should it be English or German? By this time, Webster was a teacher.

You will see a definition from — you guessed it — Merriam-Webster. Get fast, bluw shipping with Amazon Prime. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Mariecor rated it really liked it Jul 20, Bacekd schools taught Latin, and students wrote or made oral presentations in Latin.

Retrieved August 7, Webster thought that Americans should learn from American books, so he began writing the three volume compendium A Grammatical Institute of the English Language.

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