A Reason For Handwriting: Cursive E--Student Worktext, Grade 5

A Reason For ® Handwriting provides a fun, meaningful approach to developing effective handwriting skills. Each lesson is built around a Scripture verse chosen not only for proper letter combinations, but also inspirational content. The included "Border Sheets" encourage students to share God's Word with others. At the end of each week, children copy their "Verse of the Week" on a sheet chosen from the back of their workbooks, then use their creative talents to color and decorate it. Recommended for 5th grade.

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A Reason for Handwriting: A Homeschool Guidebook for All Ages (revised)

This detailed teacher guidebook provides 96 pages of daily lesson plans, specific teaching tips and techniques, remedial and advanced strategies, letter formation charts, vocabulary lists, pre-writing readiness activities, handwriting skills index and more. The same teacher book is used for the entire series from kindergarten through sixth grade.

This curriculum integrates handwriting, Scripture, art, and outreach all in each fun lesson! Daily practice lessons are based entirely on Scripture verses. Each grade level's handwriting curriculum features a colorful 8.5 x 11 inch student workbook. All pages in each workbook are perforated for easy removal.

Each level of the hand-writing workbooks include: 

  • Weekly lesson plans 
  • practice pages 
  • border sheet pages for writing practice on specially designed sheets with borders that can be colored for added fun

K-6th. Teacher Guide Book.

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Fun With Handwriting, Grades K-8

If you're looking for ways to improve your student's handwriting, you won't run out of ways with this collection of 101 writing exercises. Positions for writing (for both right and left handed writers), legibility, slant, spacing, numbers, cursive, chalkboard writing, practice, motivations, evaluation, portfolio work and personal style are all addressed. Charts, illustrations and examples of correct handwriting are included throughout for additional clarity. Each exercise has the appropriate grade range listed, along with its purpose, materials and procedure. Manuscript and Cursive Zaner-Bloser handwriting charts are included inside the front and back covers. Individual stroke descriptions are also included in the back. 160 pages, softcover, wire-spiral-bound. Exercises range from grades K-8th.

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Handwriting Skills Simplified Level E: Mastering Cursive Writing

Mastering Cursive Writing, Level E guides in the development of legible handwriting and provides opportunities for practice.

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Handwriting Without Tears Grade 5 Kit (Cursive)

Handwriting without Tears aims to make legible and fluent handwriting an automatic, mastered skill. Simple for home educators to use, lessons take only 15 minutes a day. The main objective for students is to achieve goals, not to finish a set number of pages. 

This cursive fifth grade kit is designed for children in the fifth grade or functioning at that level who prefer cursive and could use additional practice with the skill. Students receive a thorough review of cursive with emphasis on difficult connections, while practice pages reinforce other language arts lessons such as grammar and Greek and Latin roots. Lesson plans incorporate letter review with words and sentences, while activity pages combine cursive handwriting instruction with writing paragraphs, poems, thank-you notes, and other language arts activities. Softcover. Grade 5. Pages are reproducible for the same child's practice and benefit. Pages are not to be reproduced for siblings or others. 

Handwriting Without Tears Double Line Paper solves the problem of line confusion! The bottom line keeps the writing straight and the midline controls the size of the letters. The double lines help the child place letters correctly and facilitate the transition to single line paper. Narrow Notebook Paper has lines spaced 2/16" apart. 

This Grade 5 Kit Includes:

  • Can-Do Cursive Student Workbook 
  • Narrow Double Line Paper, 100 Sheets

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BJU Handwriting Grade 5, Homeschool Kit (Second Edition)

Enforce proper letter formation by teaching age-appropriate writing skills, laying a foundation for lifetime penmanship skills. This grade's theme centers on "Writing Around the World", as students gain practical experience and consistency through meaningful practice. Handwriting Grade 5 provides refinement and maintenance for cursive. 

Kit Includes:

  • Teacher's Edition 
  • Student Worktext

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Italic Handwriting Book F (Fourth Edition)

Unique, neat and elegant, more and more students are switching to learning Italic! Italic Handwriting: Book F will help students to continue working on their basic cursive italic. Tracing models and writing exercises are varied, eventually covering the total cursive program. Practice problems emphasize figures of speech, while notes explore the history of the alphabet. Grade 5; 56 pages, softcover. 

Italic Instruction Manual (listed below) is intended for use with this series, and contains explanations; in-depth descriptions of the letters and how to write them; a rationale for italic handwriting; techniques for teaching and assessment; sequence of skills; activities and more.

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Penmanship to Praise Grade 5

This new series to develop the art of Penmanship is designed specifically to accompany The Weaver Curriculum. Not only is the goal of this series to encourage penmanship worthy of praise, but by writing Scripture verses and applying these concepts, the student moves from penmanship to an attitude of praise toward God.

This fifth-grade book is designed for a 36-week period. It includes the following sections: introduction, memory verse selections, penmanship model, practice sheets, and border sheets. Students learn cursive or italic in graduated complex Scripture verses.

Includes all necessary teaching instructions, including how to teach left-handed writers, in this consumable book.

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Spencerian Theory Book- Set

Since 1874, Spencerian penmanship has been admired for its beauty and acclaimed for its ease and speed. Now you can use this time-tested method to teach your students how to write clearly and gracefully. Encouraged to think about the theory's principles while they are writing, children learn step-by-step how to form letters, words, numbers, and sentences from seven basic strokes. Includes detailed teacher's guide and five practice booklets. From Mott Media.

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