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Handwriting Matters: A toolkit to support Key Stage 2 children’s engagement with their handwriting

Added 31 Jul 2017

Why should children learn to handwrite? And how can you help to develop positive attitudes towards this vital life skill? In a world that is increasingly relying on technology to communicate, this toolkit has been written to provide a rationale for developing children’s self-perception as handwriters. It suggests a range of classroom activities structured around a two to three week unit of work, which will enable children to value this ancient skill, in turn supporting the development of their handwriting.