Included in this package are 10 Australian Explorer's themed passages suitable for children beginning cursive joined handwriting.
Each passage is short in length to allow for the slowness with which children write when learning joined cursive.
It is designed to be displayed on a white board for children to copy.
The style is Victorian Modern Cursive used by Victoria and Western Australia.
This resource contains English Concepts that are directly linked to the content descriptors and achievement standard of the Year 3, Year 4, Year 5 and 6 Australian Curriculum for English—Creating Texts.
Yr 3 - Write using joined letters that are clearly formed and consistent in size
Yr 4 - Write using clearly- formed joined letters, and develop increased fluency and automaticity
Yr 5 - Develop a handwriting style that is becoming legible, fluent and automatic.
Yr 6 - Develop a handwriting style that is legible, fluent and automatic and varies according to audience and purpose