This unit was created to target the foundation of handwriting in kindergarten. It’s vital that kindergarten students have legible handwriting habits such as pencil grips, good handwriting skills, and writing fluency by the end of kindergarten. The development of handwriting has shown improvements in fine motor skills and as well as becoming the gateway to reading.
Handwriting is a key component of literacy in preschool and early childhood. The best way to teach handwriting is explicitly and systematically.
Explicit handwriting instruction can:
-Develop print awareness
-Improve letter recognition
-Develop literacy skills
-Develop confident writer’s
This unit includes:
-Alphabet/Letter Formation Tracing (Uppercase & Lowercase)
-Numbers Formation & Number Words (1-20)
-Handwriting Exercises & Handwriting Strategies Ideas
-Handwriting Book (Letters & Numbers)