Blackboard Blunders

Spelling Slip-ups and Homework Howlers

  • Imprint: Summersdale
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 128
  • Price: £5.99
  • Publication date: 7 September 2009
  • ISBN: 9781840247121

About the book

Jack brort a cak to school and we all had a pis

Captin Cok was a famos exploder

I found a spare seal so I quickly sat on it

Children are at their funniest when they are trying to be serious, and their earnest attempts at mastering the English language are a veritable goldmine of unintentional humour, from the charming to the ludicrous, and from the profound to the downright X-rated. Enjoy this side-splitting collection of spelling slip-ups and homework howlers.

About the author

Richard Benson is a retired teacher, based in Suffolk, with a wealth of anecdotes from his professional life, which have fuelled the phenomenally successful F in Exams series. He's also a keen amateur cricketer.