Penpals for Handwriting is a complete handwriting scheme for 3-11 year olds. The Year 4 Penpals for Handwriting Interactive activities support direct teaching to the whole class via interactive whiteboard. In Year 4 we consolidate work on joins and begin to look at more technical aspects such as letter height and consistency. In addition, writing for different purposes is explored at this stage. This product is sold on a perpetual site and network licence.
Table of Contents
Term 1 1 Introducing diagonal join from p and b to ascender 2 Introducing diagonal join from p and b, no ascender 3 Introducing diagonal join from p and b to an anticlockwise letter 4 Revising parallel ascenders and descenders: bb and pp 5 Break letters x and z 6 Spacing in common exception words 7 Relative size of letters 8 Relative size of capitals 9 Speed and fluency 10 Assessment Term 2 11 Revising parallel ascenders 12 Revising parallel ascenders and break letters 13 Revising parallel ascenders and descenders 14 Relative size of letters 15 Proportion of letters 16 Spacing between letters and words 17 Writing at speed 18 Improving fluency 19 Speed and fluency 20 Assessment Term 3 21 Consistency of size 22 Proportion 23 Spacing between letters and words 24 Size, proportion and spacing 25 Speed 26 Fluency 27 Speed and fluency 28 Print alphabet 29 Assessment 30 Capital letters