Monthly Archives: June 2017

OLD SULTAN

In dhv foloeing story, dhv reedur iz ekspektud to reed Mentur without help. Prezunt reedurz kan do dhis with jvst a litul aukwurdnus. Noo reedurz wil need to get a litul help in lvrning dhv Mentur roolz. I ekspekt jvst … Continue reading

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THE STRAW, THE COAL, AND THE BEAN

The following double reader is just one example of how this method can be used to teach traditional spelling. There are observations following this story that may or may not be helpful. If the Mentur rules are learned, no further … Continue reading

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Mentur Double Reader Contents.

Mentur Double-Reader Contents. This category will be devoted to posts in double-reader format, with one column spelled in traditional spelling (TS), and the other in Mentur. Hopefully this format will be used to teach TS with the aid of Mentur. … Continue reading

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The Mentur Double Reader Intro.

The Mentur Double Reader Intro. TS = traditional spelling i.t.a. = Initial Teaching Alphabet Years ago, an experiment was conducted whereby a new alphabet (The Initial Teaching Alphabet) was developed that was used to get students started reading, with the … Continue reading

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Double Reader For Teaching

Double Reader For Teaching – 061317     TRADITIONAL SPELLING MENTUR Double Reader – For teaching Reading.  I have recently begun re-reading Jonathan Kozol’s “Illiterate America”, copyright 1985. I saw no reference to reforming the spelling system, but this is no … Continue reading

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The Mentur Reader Contents.

The Mentur Reader Intro Conversations With A Deer Deer Deer– Confessions Of A Humorist Someday Literacy Brown Wolf Rip Van Winkle The Bet The Emperor’s New Clothes The Magic Shop  The Parrot The Ransom Of Red Chief The Shadow The … Continue reading

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The Wool Shirt

   Dhv Wwl Shvrt by Paul Stought   I’m lwking at a shvrt on dhv waul uv mie bedroom. It iz red and blak wwl. Rips in dhv sleevz, and nekst to dhv bvtunz. Bvtun hoelz so worn dhat dhae … Continue reading

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