How a child forms letters and how they construct them from start to finish are important skills in child development. Find out why and how you can help your child form good handwriting habits for life!
Here’s a quick tip for visual motor and fine motor practice with kids. Make different-shaped lines on a piece of paper using highlighter (zig zag, loops, curves, etc. Have children trace the lines with the Squiggle Wiggle Writer, a pen that vibrates.
Research is showing it is more effective to focus on LETTER SIZE vs. letter formation when teaching and correcting students' handwriting. This article describes why. Great read for anyone working on handwriting with kids.
The term grasp is easy enough to understand. It’s simply how children pick up and hold onto tools, objects – anything in their environment. But did you know that there are a lot of different grasps? Read more here!