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Printing, cursive writing and keystroking

Is there a best sequence in which to learn printing, cursive writing and key stroking?  Yes, according to research.

  • First children should learn to print letters, using either a pen or pencil, from toddler years through second grade.
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Common Core Standards

Krazy Keys - RMD

D: SO CLOSE TO 16.5 D: DON’T FAIL ME PLEASE

The Cursive Handwriting Debate is Not Over—Not Yet!

Yesterday I received two handwritten missives in my mail, both written in cursive. One was from my doctor, explaining the results of recent routine blood tests and wishing me a pleasant weekend. 366 more words

Education

Word Burst Typing Game

This is  game to practice typing speed.   You should be able to keyboard before playing this game.

Cost: FREE

Link: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/word-burst-typing-game/id527722796?mt=8

Education

To Cursive, or Not to Cursive?

I recently tripped over a news item that made me do a double take. It seemed innocent enough, but it really startled me.

It was a short notice that a local school was offering cursive writing lessons to anyone who wanted to take them. 281 more words

Writing