The Early Handwriting Toolkit: Activities for Developing Motor and Perceptual Skills
This comprehensive handbook, includes assessments and worksheets, perfect for children aged 4-7 who benefit from having extra writing practice and targeted activities to improve fine motor skills.
Activities address body stability, fine motor control, hand control, sitting posture, paper position, sensory-motor control and pencil grip etc.
Written by an OT - more information below.
Easy to follow handbook to ensure children master all of the stroke and perceptual skills needed for writing.
Each session consists of 35 minute activities.
Ideal for SENCOs, teachers and TA's working in mainstream primary schools and those working in other supportive settings to engage children in focused activities to improve their writing skills. Those who may benefit from these activities may present as reversing letters, holding pencils awkwardly, experiencing pain, refusing to write in class, etc.
These worksheets and exercises addresses body stability, fine motor control, hand control, sitting posture, paper position, sensory-motor control and pencil grip.
Includes assessments (self-rating, adult rating, 26 worksheets).
For children 4-7 years. Written by an Occupational Therapist.