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 –...
15 Benefits of the Magic Link Handwriting Programme in School

15 Benefits of the Magic Link Handwriting Programme in School

Below are the 15  benefits of using the Magic Link handwriting programme in school:  1. Perfect for Primary and Secondary Pupils The Magic Link Handwriting Programme can be used in Primary and Secondary schools. (i)The non-joined-up (pre-cursive) programme is for...
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...
Advantages of the Magic Link Handwriting Programme for home educated pupils

Advantages of the Magic Link Handwriting Programme for home educated pupils

There are many advantage of using the Magic Link Handwriting Programme for home educated pupils. Many parents choose to teach their children at home instead of enrolling them and making them study within the formal setting of a public or private school. The Magic Link...
Handwriting – A Crucial Part of Communication

Handwriting – A Crucial Part of Communication

Handwriting is an important and often overlooked communication skill.   Having been qualified for more than 30 years as a SLT and dyslexia teacher I remain astonished that the skill of handwriting is neither taught nor even mentioned in speech and language...