THIS PUBLICATION IS IN THE PROCESS OF BEING UPDATED
Choosing a Handwriting Scheme is designed to help schools/teachers choose the most appropriate handwriting scheme for their pupils. The content of each available handwriting scheme is summarised, along with representative worksheets and a short comment, so that teachers can judge for themselves which scheme(s) will best suit their needs. This 2013 edition is updated from Which Handwriting Scheme?
Many schools deciding to establish or alter the style of handwriting to teach their students consider whether or not to purchase a published scheme. These vary greatly in content, style and cost and it is often takes much time to research what best suits the needs of a particular school.
Choosing a Handwriting Scheme is intended to assist this choice by summarising some of the considerations necessary when choosing a scheme, providing a résumé of the content of most schemes. Sample pages are reproduced so that a teacher can get a flavour of the scheme.
The content of each available handwriting scheme is summarised, along with representative worksheets and a short comment, so that teachers can judge for themselves which scheme(s) will best suit their needs.
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Download or buy a hard copy of the newly revised document Choosing a Handwriting Scheme that gives invaluable information if you are thinking of changing or buying a scheme to help with handwriting teaching. This provides a résumé of the content of each handwriting scheme, representative pages to show style and format, and a short comment.