Orton-Gillingham Handwriting: Introduction and Practice

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Emily Gibbons The Literacy Nest
Grade Levels
1st - 4th, Homeschool
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223 pages
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Are you looking for an Orton-Gillingham handwriting resource? This comprehensive introduction to cursive handwriting practice will provide your students with a wide variety of fine motor tasks and cursive stroke practice.

Using a multisensory approach, this Orton-Gillingham handwriting resource provides tips and activities to build a solid foundation for cursive handwriting.

Many children lack the fine motor strength and dexterity for lengthy writing assignments. If you have students who need additional fine motor practice in order to approach written tasks, this resource is going to help them tremendously. 


  • Hand Warm-Up Practice with a kinesthetic approach
  • Multisensory Teaching Suggestions to incorporate into every cursive lesson
  • Stroke Practice Task Cards
  • Tracing Cards for large muscle and small muscle groups (incorporate sky-writing with this resource)
  • Cursive Letter Mats (upper and lower case)
  • Cursive Letter Practice Pages (letters are grouped according to similar strokes)
  • Two styles of Lined Paper (one is highlighted yellow for additional scaffolding with sizing)
  • Alphabet Dot-to-Dot Task Cards for fun cursive letter practice

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--Product Notes--

Read Tips For Handwriting Practice for ways to incorporate even more fine motor practice.

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