A Reason for Handwriting

Traditional, Scripture-Focused

This program uses daily practice drills focused on verses from Scripture, as presented in the Living Bible paraphrase.

It follows the traditional "ball-and-stick" style of print, along with standard cursive. Fancy border sheets help motivate young writers to think of the public nature of their work and improve their skills for a beautiful presentation.

Caveat: Students may find that different letter formations for cursive (vs. manuscript) are initially confusing.

A Reason for Handwriting is a complete handwriting curriculum with daily practice focused on verses from Scripture. The program includes fancy border sheets which can motivate students to do their best and write beautifully. Students may want to display their handwriting because of the artistic nature of the exercises.

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A Reason for Handwriting follows the traditional, "ball-and-stick" style of print, and a standard cursive hand. The Scripture passages are presented from the Living Bible paraphrase.

Handwriting Schedules

Some of the potential advantages of A Reason for Handwriting:

  • The shapes of its letters are the same as those used in all the other language arts workbooks you are likely to come across.
  • The practice drills are based on Scripture.
  • Many children are motivated by the attractive border sheets to do their best and write beautifully.

Potential disadvantage:

  • Some kids just "don't get it."