Our 10 page handwriting guide helps to support you in your teaching of handwriting. Handwriting is an essential skill learnt and practised at school and at home. It is a vital part of writing. It is very important to have a consistent and progressive approach to handwriting across the school setting.
This guide sets out the curriculum guidance on handwriting, the different stages of development including pencil grips, the best handwriting position and smart handwriting practise.
The letter formations and formation families are explained and there is a step-by-step guide on how to deliver an explicit handwriting session.
Use with the individual letter handwriting sheets and Best Handwriting Position Cards and Poster.
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