All of our handwriting courses include worksheets and supporting training videos as standard. Yet, what makes us different is the amount of support you receive. To help you and/or your child achieve their handwriting goals we use a guided learning approach. With every course, you will either have access to a parents-only Q&A monthly zoom group call or a student-only group zoom call. Both are with Sheilagh, the founder. Giving you access to your very own handwriting expert and occupational therapist on tap.
Handwriting changes in quality and readability at secondary school. Students have an increased workload, need to write for longer and are typing more. This course gives students the time to practice their writing, revisiting past concepts and learning new ones. Covering rules around handwriting, pencil grip, different types of pens to use, letter sizing, formations, joining letters together, the layout of the work, grammar and much more. Its length is based on research saying habits change after 66 days of practice. This is our flagship course which runs three times a year (Sept, Jan and April). Suitable for 11 to 14 years.
Exam Ready Handwriting is about bridging that gap between the need to write under pressure with easy to read answers. Using the experience of exam markers and the knowledge from 7 subject-specific teachers this resource will help your child avoid common exam handwriting mistakes. Emphasis is on how to write subject-specific keywords and concepts. Suitable for 14 to 16 years.
Ignite your child’s puzzle creator potential! Dive into the exciting world of escape room design, where they’ll create hidden clues, challenging puzzles, and thrilling twists. Using Google Slides, they’ll learn how to craft a room with five puzzles to amaze friends. Enhance their handwriting presentation skills too as each step encourages fine tuning writing skills. Perfect for ages 11-14. Click now to unlock their creative journey!
Join our monthly Handwriting Club and watch your child’s handwriting skills soar! This is a fun and engaging programme for students aged 11 to 16. Offering a variety of daily writing activities. With expert guidance, your child will set and review their handwriting goals. Focus is on helping them make noticeable improvements in their school work across different core subjects, while also developing essential executive functioning skills.
Looking for something that will help your tween and teen improve their writing? Look no further. Babyish resources are banned. Experience a taste of what we offer in our ‘Make it Readable in 66 Days’ course and in the ‘Keepy Uppy’ club. This 4-day kick starter covers writing numbers, grammar/punctuation mistakes, laying out written work and how to write fast. Suitable for 11 to 14 years.
Long blocks of text without breaks can be difficult to read. There is a skill in being able to write paragraphs that maintain the consistent letter size needed for them to be readable. Using these worksheets will help your child have easier to read handwriting, gain satisfaction by using the checklist as well as the personal enjoyment of guessing if the news is real or fake. Suitable for 10 years and above.
Cursive writing is a skill in itself and the more it is practised the easier it becomes. Your child will have fun when copying these tongue twisters. There are 26 worksheets. Every letter of the alphabet is shown how to write in the cursive style. Next, three sentences are copied. Imaginations are needed as new tongue twisters are to be created. Get ready to pucker up those lips. Suitable for 9 years and above.
Don’t let the summer break diminish your child’s writing skills. Our Summer Holiday Pack strikes the perfect balance of practice and enjoyment. Engage in 3 weeks of daily writing activities. Ensuring endless excitement. Our themes include exploring the beach. Going on a camping trip and having a staycation. Keep handwriting alive and well when the school’s are out! Designed for 8-10-year-olds.
Appeal to your child’s inner wild side with these worksheets and help them learn about collective names. The unfortunate truth is that the size of your child’s letters will affect how easy or difficult it is for their writing to be read. However, when we match practising letter size with their curiosity about animals great progress is made with our writing activities. There are 4 weeks worth. For 6 to 8 years.
Looking to play a role in helping your child develop their handwriting skills? Before you become their biggest cheerleader learn the fundamentals that will accelerate both of your skills. Our handwriting courses meet the needs of parents as well. We will teach you how to help right and left-handed writers, pencil grips, moving to looking at letter formations and sitting posture. For parents.
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