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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Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem? Thanks for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. His goal was to provide a uniquely American, Christ-centered approach to training children. Little did he know that this remarkable little gem would become the staple for parents and educators for more than a century a The great American educator Noah Webster first published A Grammatical Institute of the English Language, otherwise known as the Blue Back Speller, in Little did he know that this remarkable little gem would become the staple for parents and educators for more than a century and would help to build the most literate nation in history of the West.
Many of 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. Hardcoverpages.
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I was reading this and the New England Primer for a look back into the history of education. This is a very interesting book, I am amazed to see have far we have declined as a nation with regard to education among many things.
We must see the need to return to a classical approach to education and I believe this and the Primer serve as proof that it is possible and it has been done with out havin As we strive to further the co-op to a school I find myself reading a lot of different literature.
We must see the need to return to a classical approach to education and I believe this and the Primer serve as proof that it is possible and it has been done with out having to implement bureaucratic blunders such as “no child left behind.
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October 16, — May 28,was a lexicographer, textbook pioneer, English-language spelling reformer, political writer, editor, and prolific author. He has been called the “Father of American Scholarship and Education”.
His blue-backed speller books taught five generations of American children how to spell and read, secularizing their education. According to Ellis Noah Webster, Jr. According to Ellis he gave Americans “a secular catechism to the nation-state”. Webster’s name has become synonymous with “dictionary” in the United States, especially the modern Merriam-Webster dictionary that was first published in as An American Dictionary of the English Language.
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