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Cursive Connections

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  • Item #: 012722
    ISBN: 9780673617361
    Retail: $13.47
    Rainbow Price: $11.00

    This DNealian handwriting helps children ease into cursive. It starts right at the beginning of connecting, with no manuscript practice at all, so you will probably want your children to have had exposure to DNealian manuscript handwriting before jumping right in. After showing how to connect each letter, kids practice joining small groups of letters together. Then, two pages are devoted to each letter of the Alphabet. 14 words beginning with that letter are provided, with room to practice each word twice. A tip in the bottom right hand corner shows how a common connection should look. After these pages, there are 26 groups of challenge words for kids to practice with. Then, they write out the months of the year and days of the week. Four blank lined pages are provided for more practice at the end of the book. - Melissa

  • Item #: 037611
    ISBN: 9780966657234
    Retail: $10.99
    Rainbow Price: $8.95
  • Item #: 037609
    ISBN: 9780966657289
    Retail: $10.99
    Rainbow Price: $8.95
  • Item #: 037610
    ISBN: 9780966657227
    Retail: $10.99
    Rainbow Price: $8.95
  • Item #: 018482
    ISBN: 9780929223186
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $15.95

    Mrs. Letz Farmer and her daughter Laura have teamed up again to help children learn cursive - and maintain a cheerful attitude while doing it. Somewhat similar to their first book in format, this book adopts the same encouraging instruction. It begins with lowercase letters for ease, introducing different strokes that can be used to make different letters. Several appropriately named characters represent these strokes and appear on related pages to offer tips. Bible verses appear on some pages, used for practice in reading cursive and identifying letters. Random words lining the bottom of the page are used for writing practice. The book then moves into lowercase letter combinations and finally words. When students are comfortable with their lowercase letters, its time to move on to the capitals. As the letters are introduced, students begin practicing by writing printed Bible verses in cursive, and then a cursive verse back into manuscript. Here again on these pages, there are random words included for additional writing practice for the featured letter. Any difficult letter combination connections are featured with practice lines so students become comfortable with them. Grammar skills and alphabetizing are also incorporated into the lessons, which is a nice extra touch. - Melissa

  • Item #: 028236
    ISBN: 9781936023165
    Retail: $4.99
    Rainbow Price: $3.95
    Skill Builders are such handy little books! This one is for those students who need some cursive practice without feeling as if they are doing a ton of handwriting. Students see an example, trace a lighter version, and then practice on lines. The books are small (6x9) and user-friendly, the sort of thing a student can do a bit of when waiting for a turn with Mom or Dad, or as a warm up for a writing or grammar lesson. It begins with letter formation, then goes to single words, and then sentences. Use it to reinforce letter connections and combinations. Colorful illustrations may appeal to some learners, but they are not imperative to the lessons in my opinion. The style is a contemporary cursive or what most of us would call just normal cursive. 80pp, pb ~Sara
  • Item #: 057638
    ISBN: 9781934732243
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $12.95
    (description by publisher - stay tuned for our own!) This workbook briefly reviews manuscript writing before introducing the cursive basic strokes, letters, joinings, and numerals. Students trace and write letters and words and write sentences below cursive models. Cursive joining models on every page help students understand how to connect the letters.
  • Item #: 057616
    ISBN: 9781599227344
    Retail: $3.99
    Rainbow Price: $3.25

    A little something different for daily handwriting practice, which your kiddos will certainly appreciate. We often hear how students find handwriting to be a chore; mix it up by giving them a dry erase marker and this laminated 10-page book. Erase it all and do it over again tomorrow! Each letter is shown with arrows, then dotted lines, followed by a space to practice with dotted midlines. A picture next to the letter helps your visual learners connect the letters/words to an image: apple, bear, cat, etc. Students also practice the lower case letter and the word. Practice writing the months, sports, and even some original sentences in the following activities. This would be good for practice on the go. ~ Sara

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