How you can help left-handers write neatly!

How you can help left-handers write neatly!

According to the BBC approximately 10% of the world population is left-handed. and here are some important tips on how you can help left-handers write neatly. Left-handed children can find skills more difficult because they cannot easily use some of the right-handed...
Why cursive handwriting matters?

Why cursive handwriting matters?

Why cursive handwriting matters? With computers emerging as the primary source for writing, many teachers feel teaching cursive writing is not necessary and is outdated. A large majority of teachers have come to believe the time would be better spent teaching keyboard...
Why is good handwriting crucial?

Why is good handwriting crucial?

Why is good handwriting crucial? Handwriting is an essential skill for both children and adults and the importance of handwriting must never be underestimated. Children, students, teachers, lecturers, parents feel happy, confident and inspired by good handwriting...
How to help children with dysgraphia?

How to help children with dysgraphia?

What is Dysgraphia? In order to understand how to help children with dysgraphia, we must understand what dysgraphia is. According to the Oxford English dictionary, it is a general term for disorders that involve difficulty in learning to read or interpret words,...
Does your child need a handwriting tutor? The Telegraph – by Anna Maxted

Does your child need a handwriting tutor? The Telegraph – by Anna Maxted

Does your child need a handwriting tutor?   by  Anna Maxted 13 APRIL 2017 • 7:00AM A flick through the writing book of my 10-year old renders me slate-faced for the duration of parents’ evening. His ‘penmanship’ – though it takes gall to call it that – is...
How to improve handwriting in teenagers

How to improve handwriting in teenagers

How to improve handwriting in teenagers? It seems a common fact that many teenage, secondary pupils have bad handwriting. This could be because they may not have been taught how to write correctly or they may have been diagnosed as having dyspraxia, dyslexia or...
10 Benefits of Using The Magic Link Handwriting Programme in Primary and Secondary Schools

10 Benefits of Using The Magic Link Handwriting Programme in Primary and Secondary Schools

Below are the 10 primary benefits of using the Magic Link handwriting programme in both primary and secondary schools:  1. School curriculum The Magic Link Handwriting Programme can be used in both primary and secondary schools. This programme can be integrated into...
Poor handwriting may cause anxiety & low-self esteem 

Poor handwriting may cause anxiety & low-self esteem 

              Poor handwriting may lead to anxiety & low-self esteem A study in 2014, found that anxiety is one of the most common causes of distress in children and young people in the classroom, affecting as many as one in five...