Noah Webster Publishes his "American Dictionary of the English Language"


  • Jul 31 2010 12:31 PM

    Gail Zeigler

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This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on Noah Webster's 1828 publishing of the "American Dictionary of the English Language," now in its 11th edition. A classroom activity is featured in which students play a variation of the popular boardgame "Balderdash." Links to related lesson plans and Web resources, along with a list of related texts, are also found here.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: TK/K to 12

    Topics: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary & Spelling