By Bella Nordstrom. Letter Worksheet. At Friday, September 20th 2019, 11:17:33 AM.
After a long period of neglect in education, attention to teaching handwriting in the primary grades may finally be returning. This attention can benefit many youngsters, including those with learning disabilities involving handwriting, which may accompany reading disabilities, writing disabilities, nonverbal learning disabilities, and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
When students have mastered the alphabet, they can move on to spelling games, root word games, and even work on learning better vocabulary and writing skills. Integrating language arts into online learning games is one of the best ways to find the key to student’s motivation.
However, there is little evidence that cursive is easier to learn than manuscript, and there are clear advantages to having children focus on the form of writing similar to what they must read in print.