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Cursive Writing

Remember when that was still a requirement? These lovely sheets were a part of your school supplies list. It made learning calligraphy that much easier to learn and signing your name on anything was an opportunity to show off. 331 more words

Creative Corner

Improving Handwriting Part Two by @Mroberts90Matt

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This is a recent spelling test done by the same child after a couple of weeks of using the highlighted lines strategy: … 8 more words


Teacher Voice Poll w/b 2nd March 2015

I posted a recent blog focusing on a strategy which has really helped improve a child’s handwriting in my class. It has led me to think about handwriting and the role it plays in education. 108 more words


Recipe Memories

At first sight, the recipe file is a bit of a mess.

When I go in looking, I allow myself time. It is not a collection of food, it is a walk through my past. 436 more words



This is the 2nd post about a snippet from my one-woman poetry show POEM LIFE which premieres on Mar. 21.

One segment of the show describes the crime of Receiving Stolen Goods. 278 more words


Maxims and minums

I reached a benchmark of sorts in my English Roundhand practice the other day- I used up a whole pad of paper!  I’ve been using a Rhodia graph paper pad, pulling out each perforated sheet to dry as I fill it up with wet, inky writing. 412 more words