Here is a great activity to share
English students. It can lead to a discussion of phonics and spelling.
Cut and paste the following text.
it to your students. Ask them to read it immediately.
to rscheearch at an Elingsh uinervtisy, it deosn't mttaer in waht oredr
the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny ipormetnt tihng is taht the frist
and lsat ltteer is at the rghit pclae. The rset can be a toatl mses and
you can sitll raed it wouthit a porbelm. Tihs is bcuseae we do not raed
ervey lteter by it slef but the wrod as a wlohe.