My daughter's teacher misspelled pretty (pritty) and behave (behaive). That's astonishing to me! These are basic words....am I right?
Asked by banana-bear at 3:59 PM on Sep. 9, 2011 inLevel 24 (19,727 Credits)
Answer by Bethsunshine at 4:07 PM on Sep. 9, 2011
Answer by Musicmom80 at 4:01 PM on Sep. 9, 2011
Sad isn't it? My son's 3rd grade teacher sent a note home to his friends, we counted six misspellings and at least that many grammar errors!
Answer by Dahis at 4:02 PM on Sep. 9, 2011
Answer by scout_mom at 4:54 PM on Sep. 9, 2011
Answer by Mom2Just1 at 5:20 PM on Sep. 9, 2011
Answer by Anonymous at 4:27 PM on Sep. 9, 2011
Answer by Eviesmommy at 5:21 PM on Sep. 9, 2011
I agree with another poster here...The teacher may be an atrocious speller, but a terrific teacher...I saw this over and over with my colleagues..
I would suggest this:
1. Overlook it...
2. If it bothers you so much, go to the school secretary. Say politely, I see spelling errors on this note...May I get your help in this????
You will turn her off IIMMEDIATELY if you are critical...and will not get the results you desire.. With kindness, you could get the results you want by using this fact: You are also a woman...
Treat her as a fellow woman, suggest kindly and you will be happy, she will have learned in a positive way, and the other parents will benefit from your remaining calm..
Answer by VeronicaTex at 11:19 AM on Sep. 10, 2011
Answer by OneToughMami at 4:36 PM on Sep. 10, 2011
Answer by 1smartcookie at 1:21 PM on Sep. 12, 2011