Handwriting

 

We use the Nelson Thornes Handwriting Scheme. We want our pupils to know the importance of clear and neat presentation in order to communicate effectively. We aim to teach our pupils to write legibly both in joined and printed styles with increasing fluency. 

 

Lower case letters

 

Capitals

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

 

Numbers

Cursive Script

The Four Joins

  1. to letters without ascenders
  2. to letters with ascenders
  3. horizontal joins
  4. horizontal joins to letters with ascenders

 

The break letters (letters that aren’t joined from) are:

b g j p q x y z