Handwriting is one of the most crucial skills students will develop in primary school.
Targeting Handwriting covers the handwriting curriculum in a clear and structured way, with content directly linked to NSW syllabus outcomes. Writing is a vital, compelling form of communication.
Children need to write every day, for a variety of purposes and for a variety of audiences. To be competent writers, their handwriting needs to be fluent and legible. The teaching of handwriting is an essential part of the writing curriculum.
The Targeting Handwriting Teacher Resource Book includes: An eight week day-by-day Fine Motor Skills Program Over 100 blackline masters Handwriting fluency pattern pages Introduction of lower and upper case letters Three blackline master practice pages for each letter, both lower and upper case activities in which students track, trace and draw their own letters A seahorse character to introduce positioning of letters within lines.