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A systematic letter formation and phonics program available in the foundation or cursive fonts
- Authored collaboratively by an occupational therapist and a speech pathologist.
- In an era of expanding use of technology, the literature review highlights the current status of handwriting.
- This program presents handwriting and phonics simultaneously in an systematic manner.
- Each lesson outlines instructions and assessment rating scales.
- The program contains numerous progress reviews to monitor skill development.
- Available in the foundation or cursive font.
Developing Cutting Skills Milestones – Ages 3 – 6
A milestone sheet which identifies age based norms for developing cutting skills in children aged 3 to 6 years.
Over a period of several years, children progress through several steps when learning to cut with scissors. Step 1 – Children learn to hold scissors
Pencil Grip and Drawing Skills – Ages 1 – 6
These milestone and information sheets identify the age related milestones for hand function, pencil grip (grasp) and drawing skills in children aged 1 to 6 years. They present images of good and NOT good pencil grip and also outline hints for making good pencil grip easier.
When children irst begin to draw using crayons, pencils or brushes they use a dagger grasp. In a natural developmental sequence they will hold the
Correct Pencil Grip
A downloadable fact sheet with large illustrations and helpful tips of good pencil grip for left and right hand students.
What makes pencil grip easier? • Big pieces of paper. • Big crayons, brushes and markers (larger tools ensure children use the right muscles and
National Curriculum Statement Click to reveal
Creating texts - Handwriting - Developing a fluent, legible handwriting style, beginning with unjoined letters and moving to joined handwriting
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