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Handwriting or Penmanship

There are 7 videos in this category and 10 videos in 2 subcategories.

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Ages: 3 - 13
Writing Left Handed
From YouTube, produced by anythingleft-handed
This 12 minute video provides advice and demonstrations on writing left handed for parents and teachers of left handed children. Left handed pens and writing aids. It has examples and solutions.
March 19, 2012 at 01:53 PM
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Ages: 8 - 14
How To Write in Cursive
From Howcast
This video goes through the basics of writing from holding the pencil to its angle and paper position. "Typically taught during the elementary school years, cursive writing builds on the letter formation of block letters or printing." (The video may ... [more]
January 13, 2011 at 10:55 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
Handwriting Repair with Kate Gladstone - Making Handwriting Make Sense
From YahooVideo
This video explores why students may have trouble with penmanship. The video is a slide show with music. Video does not follow the 'standard' practice of how to write in cursive, but the video may have value to stuggling cursive writers.
October 7, 2009 at 02:25 PM
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Ages: 5 - 8
Handwriting Lesson: Improving Posture & Paper Skills
From YouTube
In this video, a teacher is shown working with an individual student on how he can improve his posture and use his non writing hand to help hold the paper.  The teacher gives the non writing hand a "pep talk" and tells how the hand can help out even ... [more]
October 26, 2009 at 01:38 PM
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Ages: 6 - 9
Second Grade Handwriting Writing at Home- Body Position, Pencil Grip, Etc.
From TeacherTube, produced by Julie Snyder
Teacher-created live action video. In this video, a teacher shows the basics of handwriting using a student model. The teacher uses the student model to show how the body should look when working on handwriting and how to hold a pencil.  Exercises fo... [more]
July 27, 2009 at 09:23 AM
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Ages: 3 - 10
Pencil Grip - How to Help Your Child Hold a Pencil Correctly
From YouTube, produced by parenteducation
This short video shows a right handed person holding a pencil with some instruction. A good starter video. ( :49)
March 19, 2012 at 01:50 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
How to Write Calligraphy: Small Letters
From metacafe.com
This just shows an artist making the letters. It does not tell how to hold the writing instrument or provide any other instruction. However, it clearly shows the lower case letters.
January 17, 2011 at 10:13 PM
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