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Our comprehensive, easy-to-use curriculum uses engaging multi-sensory techniques and research-based methods to make handwriting a natural and automatic skill for children of all ages and abilities. We use a fun hands-on approach to develop good skills and teach correct letter formation.
The HWT K-5 Handwriting Workshop workshop provides dynamic instruction in the teaching methodology from kindergarten through cursive. It is an intermediate level class.
6.5 Contact Hours
* Sign up at least 30 days prior to workshop
At the end of the lively HWT Kindergarten-5th Grade Handwriting Workshop, you will be able to:
|8:00 a.m.||Registration: Coffee and pastries|
|8:30 a.m.||Getting Started: Handwriting in today's world, handwriting and the common core state standards, HWT philosophies and principles|
|Foundation skills: Posture, paper & pencil skills, size, shape & position concepts, preparing for handwriting|
|Printing Capitals and Numbers: Preventing and correcting reversals, teaching strategies, looking out for lefties|
|Multisensory Learning:Music and movement, Wet-Dry-Try, Mystery Letters, Door Tracing, Digital Teaching Tools|
|12:00 p.m.||Lunch on Your Own|
|1:00 p.m.||Printing Lowercase Letters: Teaching method and sequence, line generalization, word and sentence skills, promoting speed and fluency|
|Break: Snack and beverage served|
|Cursive Writing: Cursive style, understanding connections, multisensory lessons, building fluency with Review & Mastery|
|Resources: Using the teaching guidelines, Handwriting All Year, online resources, remediation|
|Extra: Special needs, assessment, handwriting standards, Q&A|
|4:30 p.m.||Adjourn: Certificates of Attendance for 6.5 Contact Hours
Handwriting Without Tears is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education. AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.
FREE products included with registration:
A $170 value!
Register online by finding a workshop below. Or mail or fax the Workshop Registration Form to:
Handwriting Without Tears
5310 S. 107th Ave.
Omaha, NE 68127
For more information call 402.492.2766 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We accept school purchase orders via mail and fax.
You may cancel up to ten days prior to a workshop for a $35 cancellation fee.