Learn how to write the letter A (Cursive style) and become an adventurer

Learn how to write the letter A (Cursive style) and become an adventurer

Using a concept of being an adventurer this printable handwriting worksheet allows children to follow the letter stroke guidelines whilst collecting images. Let them discover how to write the letter A/a in the cursive script and learn the direction of the letter stroke by passing images along a line of tents, compasses, postcards and planes. Age/Year Group: 4 to 7 years / Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 / Key Stage 1 Total pages: 13 (including cover). All pages are in colour but can be printed as black and white File Type: PDF These worksheets include: ★ 4 Pages of tracing, copying and writing the letter ‘A’ in capitals reducing in letter size for greater difficulty. ★ 5 Pages of tracing, copying and writing the letter ‘a’ in lower case reducing in letter size for greater difficulty. ★ To ‘become an adventurer’ the child must keep their pencil on the line and draw past the images linked to this theme ★ For extra fun every page has a specific colouring activity. This will further develop pencil control skills and it will keep those children who finish early something more to do. ★ Certificate ★ Teacher guidance notes Why choose my handwriting worksheets: Handwriting is my passion. I love to create resources that are fun, easy to use and that work! As a children’s occupational therapist my worksheets have a graded approach based on handwriting development. I use only a handwriting font that won an international award for teaching children to write. This cursive font has been recognised to help children with dyslexia. However, I know through my daily practice that it REALLY helps all children to write. Terms of Use: Copyright © Help with Handwriting. All rights reserved by author. This product is to be used by the original downloader only. Copying for more than one teacher, classroom, department, school, or school system is prohibited. This product may not be distributed or displayed digitally for public view. Clipart and elements found in this PDF are copyrighted and cannot be extracted and used outside of this file without permission or license. Intended for classroom and personal use ONLY.
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Remembrance Day themed: Cursive alphabet + number handwriting worksheets for 7 to 11 yrs, KS1 & KS2

Remembrance Day themed: Cursive alphabet + number handwriting worksheets for 7 to 11 yrs, KS1 & KS2

Needing to teach children to write clearly formed joined letters? This resource combines teaching children about Remembrance Day with letter writing practice. It uses an award-winning writing font teaching children where to start, which direction to write and where to stop. This is particularly useful for children with dyslexia, dyspraxia and for those who are slow writers. Teach children the where to start, which direction to write and where to stop for joined writing using Remembrance Day as a theme. As well as learning how to join letters each page as a mini quiz where a child must guess the word linked to Remembrance Day that they have written. This takes away the dullness of letter and number writing. I use it and I know it works It helps children in Years 3 to 6, meeting the UK curriculum needs of Key Stage 1 & 2 to develop: • Letter formations and joins • Establishing handwriting movement patterns • Starting and finishing points • The correct direction to follow Created by myself, I use occupational therapy techniques to improve a child’s writing throughout the pack by using a developmental process. You do not need to think of anything as it has been done for you! Just print out and use. There are 4 pages of worksheets. - Capital Letters - Lower case Letters (cursive script) - Numbers 0 to 9 - Maze Game Suitable for the whole class, small groups and 1 to 1 sessions.
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Remembrance Alphabet Worksheets

Remembrance Alphabet Worksheets

In this Remembrance alphabet worksheets there are 12 activities designed to help five to six-year-olds learn correct cursive letter formation and excellent pencil control skills. Whether in the classroom or at home, this handwriting workbook teaches children how to correctly write all the letters of the alphabet in capital and lowercase cursive forms. They start by following arrows and guidelines and then progress to writing them without the arrows before being able to write them freehand. By the end of the workbook, you can award the child with a certificate of completion. Please note, the design follows the UK method of learning cursive handwriting where only the lower case letters are in the joined up style.
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Half drawing handwriting sheets

Half drawing handwriting sheets

This half drawing handwriting sheets by shape and seasons contains a total of 14 worksheets that have been developed for seven and eight-year-olds to practice the pencil control skills needed for effective handwriting techniques. This handwriting book features drawing 55 shapes and seasonal images. They start with simple shapes and gradually build to more complex shapes including a seaside bucket, Christmas tree and a Yeti. The fun and exciting illustrations ensure that the child remains engaged with the handwriting exercise whilst learning the essential skills in a fun and relaxing way. This workbook can be used at home or in a classroom and is a great resource to help children take the next step in learning how to write.
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Monster Handwriting Practice

Monster Handwriting Practice

This handwriting workbook has been designed for seven to eight-year-olds who are confident in writing on their own and can spell some words. By getting the child to draw the monster they continue to practice their pencil control skills. Once they finish their drawing they are asked to write about it; what is it called? What do they do? What do they like to eat? Monster drawing step by step is a handwriting guide with a difference. It unlocks their imagination with fun and engaging illustrations in order to help them develop their handwriting and spelling skills. This workbook is perfect for individual learning as well as classroom lessons.
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Sea Creatures Handwriting Sheets

Sea Creatures Handwriting Sheets

Sea creatures handwriting sheets is a workbook that has been carefully designed to help three to four-year-olds with their eye-hand coordination skills and pencil control. By using easy to hold bingo pens or thick felt tip pens, your child will quickly pick up on the essential skills needed for writing. These 8 alphabet writing practice sheets, based on life under the sea, take your children on a sub-aquatic adventure, meeting strange and exciting sea life, mysterious shipwrecks and even hidden treasure. The idea is to help small children to develop their eye-hand coordination in a fun, bright, imaginative and exciting way that will keep them engaged throughout the activity.
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Pencil Control - triangle and diamond shapes

Pencil Control - triangle and diamond shapes

This handwriting workbook triangles and diamonds will make learning the patterns essential for handwriting so much fun, be it on their own during home study or in a classroom with others. These 8 worksheets have been designed to help children aged four to five to learn how to correctly draw triangles and diamonds and therefore letters such as V and W. The fun and imaginative illustrations in this handwriting workbook helps to improve eye-hand coordination, whilst keeping them engaged and focused. Soon they will master drawing the various sizes of triangles and diamonds and earn themselves a certificate of completion.
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Pencil Control - circle and oval shapes

Pencil Control - circle and oval shapes

This handwriting workbook circles and ovals has been developed to help four to five year olds with their eye-hand coordination. This skill is essential in accurate and effective handwriting. These 10 worksheets will help them to learn how to correctly draw circles and ovals and therefore letters like C and O. The fun and imaginative illustrations will keep them engaged throughout the exercise and once they master drawing the various sizes of circles and ovals you can award them with a certificate of completion. Whether in a classroom with others or on their own during home study, this handwriting workbook will make learning the patterns essential for handwriting so much fun.
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Animal Handwriting Workbook

Animal Handwriting Workbook

This animal handwriting workbook contains 8 handwriting sheets that will help to develop your four or five-year-olds’ handwriting techniques and pencil control skills. With the use of imaginative illustrations of animals such as crabs, owls, pigs, snakes, bats and more, your child will learn how to effectively follow guidelines and draw patterns that are essential for all types of handwriting. Whether on their own during home learning or as part of a classroom lesson, this animal handwriting workbook is a great practical tool for writing development. It is sure to keep them engaged throughout the exercise and provides a fun way to learn.
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Peoples Jobs ABC worksheets

Peoples Jobs ABC worksheets

Peoples Jobs ABC worksheets feature imaginative designs of occupations and will be sure to keep children engaged as they enjoy themselves learning the techniques of cursive handwriting. It helps aid four to five-year-olds write every letter of the alphabet in a cursive way, this alphabet letters handwriting workbook features 26 activity sheets based on all of the letters of the alphabet. Whether at home on their own or in a classroom with others, this fun and exciting handwriting workbook focuses on teaching young children how to draw within the lines. It then moves on to teach them how to follow arrows to draw the letter shapes. Eventually, they will be able to draw on the dotted lines without any arrows at all. Please note, the design follows the UK method of learning cursive handwriting where only the lower case letters are in the joined up style.
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Monster Printed Alphabet Letters

Monster Printed Alphabet Letters

Whether at home on their own or in a classroom as part of a larger group, the imaginative and fun designs within these handwriting sheets make sure that children remain engaged and enjoy themselves as they learn the techniques of printed handwriting. This Monster Printed Alphabet Letters handwriting sheets focuses on developing young children’s ability to write printed letters by first teaching them how to draw within the lines and to eventually draw on the doted lines without any arrows. This handwriting workbook features 26 activity sheets that have been designed to help four to five-year-olds write every lower case letter of the alphabet in a printed way.
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Build a town handwriting workbook

Build a town handwriting workbook

Build a town handwriting workbook takes the child on a fun and exciting adventure as a town planner. As they trace the lines of the roads with their pencil to connect landmarks such as the bakery, the bank, the cinema and the hospital, they will gradually learn how to effectively develop the penmanship skills needed for effective and neat handwriting. This handwriting workbook focuses on pencil tracking skills. Designed for four to five-year-olds, these eight handwriting worksheets are an essential tool to help them develop their handwriting abilities.
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Monster Themed ABC Worksheets

Monster Themed ABC Worksheets

This monster themed ABC worksheets has been developed for five to six-year-olds. These 11 activity sheets help them to learn correct letter formation by focusing on how to write the letters of the alphabet in a cursive style and teaching them great pencil control skills. As they progress through the handwriting workbook, they learn how to correctly write all the capital letters of the alphabet with guidance arrows before writing them without the arrows and eventually freehand. Once they master uppercase letters, they can move onto cursive style lowercase letters. Please note, the design follows the UK method of learning cursive handwriting where only the lower case letters are in the joined up style.
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Forces - electricity, sun, magnets crossword

Forces - electricity, sun, magnets crossword

This handwriting workbook has been designed to help seven to eight-year-olds reduce their letter size. By completing crosswords, the child will not only practices their handwriting and spelling but will also learn how to write the letters that are legible but and an appropriate size. These three worksheets include crosswords about magnets, the sun, and electricity. This indispensable handwriting resource for seven to eight-year-olds is ideal for both individual learning at home and groups within a classroom environment. The crossword clues will challenge them to an appropriate level and give them an immense feeling of satisfaction once completed.
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December Handwriting Workbook

December Handwriting Workbook

Designed with eight to 11-year-olds in mind, this December handwriting workbook can be used at home or in the classroom to help them develop their confidence and handwriting abilities. You will receive 31 worksheets that are themed around events that happen during the month of December, such as National Write to a Friend Month, Poinsettia Day, and, of course, Christmas Day. Each of the 31 activity sheets in this handwriting workbook takes about five to 10 minutes and are perfect for children who are able to write simple sentences but need to improve their letter legibility. They give the child plenty of opportunities to practice their handwriting techniques and by the end, they will have become more confident. Please note, the design follows the UK method of learning cursive handwriting where only the lower case letters are in the joined up style.
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February Handwriting Workbook

February Handwriting Workbook

With 29 activity sheets, this handwriting workbook will give your child plenty of opportunities to become more confident in their handwriting techniques. Designed with eight to 11-year-olds in mind and themed around events that take place in February, this handwriting workbook is ideal for children who need to improve their letter legibility. Whether at home on their own or in the classroom with others, this February based handwriting workbook will build their confidence as well as their handwriting techniques. You will receive 29 worksheets that take between five and 10 minutes each; the perfect length to keep them engaged throughout the activity. Please note, the design follows the UK method of learning cursive handwriting where only the lower case letters are in the joined up style.
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Intelligent Animals Handwriting Practice

Intelligent Animals Handwriting Practice

This handwriting workbook has been designed for older children aged between eight and 11. This intelligent animals handwriting practice includes nine worksheets that are themed around animals and therefore perfect for any child that loves nature etc. It can be used for home learning or in a classroom environment. As well as helping the child to practice their handwriting techniques it also encourages them to do their research, either on the Internet or in books. This additional activity will add to the fun and give them an even greater sense of achievement. This workbook has been developed for a child who can write simple sentences but might need more practice when it comes to making their letters more legible.
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World Foods Handwriting Practice Workbook

World Foods Handwriting Practice Workbook

This world foods handwriting practice workbook includes nine worksheets that are themed around food that can be found in different countries across the world. Designed for children aged between eight and 11, it is perfect for classroom learning or at home. This handwriting workbook has been developed to encourage children to do their research in books or on the Internet and will give them an additional skill going forward. The primary function though is to help the child to practice their handwriting techniques. This workbook is invaluable for any child needs to work on making their letters more legible. An example of the countries where the foods to be investigated are: Italy, France, America and many more.
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Famous Historical Events Handwriting Sheets

Famous Historical Events Handwriting Sheets

Themed around famous historical events handwriting sheets, this workbook will engage them as they independently learn about history. By doing these nine activity sheets children will practice their handwriting, spelling, and grammar whilst picking up basic research techniques. Whether used in the classroom or at home, this handwriting workbook is an indispensable tool. This is a handwriting resource with a difference. Not only does it help the child practice their handwriting techniques, spelling and grammar, it also encourages them to do research. This workbook has been designed for children aged between eight and 11, in particular, those who are interested in history.
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London Themed ABC worksheets

London Themed ABC worksheets

This London Themed ABC worksheets contains 10 activity sheets to help your five or six-year-olds become masters of handwriting. It teaches them how to write uppercase letters and lowercase, cursive letters in a fun and engaging way. Let your child experience London whilst developing pencil control and handwriting techniques. Your children will learn these techniques by following a guideline, firstly with arrows to help them understand the correct method and then on their own. Eventually, they will have successfully developed the skill to write all of the letters of the alphabet without any guidance at all. At this point, you can award them a certificate of completion that can be found at the back of the workbook. Please note, the design follows the UK method of learning cursive handwriting where only the lower case letters are in the joined up style.
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Find the rabbit in the circus and write common prepositions

Find the rabbit in the circus and write common prepositions

This writing workbook has been designed for five and six-year-olds giving them cursive handwriting practice. The 15 worksheets guide the child through learning how to write common prepositions such as away from, beside and between. The challenge is to find the rabbit and draw a circle, square, diamond or triangle around it. This writing workbook is a fun and exciting way for children to learn their common prepositions as well as develop their handwriting techniques. Whether on their own or as part of a classroom exercise, this is a great resource tool for any five or six-year-old who is ready to move on from guided handwriting practice to free handwriting. Please note, the design follows the UK method of learning cursive handwriting where only the lower case letters are in the joined up style.
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Write numbers draw squares handwriting sheets

Write numbers draw squares handwriting sheets

Write numbers draw squares handwriting sheets has been designed for five and six-year-olds in either a home learning or a classroom setting. This useful resource teaches children how to confidently and competently write numbers 0 to 9 and it does so in a fun and stress-free way. By setting them challenges to find the squares in a school, it will keep them engaged throughout the session and by the end of the handwriting workbook, the child will have successfully completed a stage in their handwriting journey. Write your numbers and find the squares in the school is a handwriting workbook containing 10 worksheets that focus on writing numbers.
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Write numbers draw triangles handwriting sheets

Write numbers draw triangles handwriting sheets

Write numbers draw triangles handwriting sheets containing 10 worksheets that focus on writing numbers with a space theme. It is perfect for home learning but can also be used as a teaching tool within a classroom environment. It teaches five and six-year-olds to develop their skills when writing numbers and engages them by setting them challenges to find the triangles in space. This fun learning resource contains 10 worksheets that your children can work through at their own relaxed pace until eventually, by the end of this handwriting workbook, they will be able to confidently and competently write numbers 0 to 9.
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Draw shapes above and below the A to Z of animals

Draw shapes above and below the A to Z of animals

The six worksheets found in this draw shapes above and below handwriting workbook teaches children aged between five and six how to write the letters of the alphabet in a cursive way. Additionally, they will develop their pencil control skills by following the lines of the animals. This handwriting workbook helps to develop handwriting skills and cursive handwriting in a fun and imaginative way that is sure to keep them engaged throughout the activity. This workbook covers all of the letters of the alphabet as well as many interesting and unusual animals that they can draw, colour and learn about.
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