The Second Grade Modern to Cursive Handwriting Book is a transitional book. Students will practice a line of cursive letters each lesson, but the rest of the page reviews Traditional printing for lessons 1 to 80. From Lessons 81 to 160 students write in cursive only.
The Second Grade SE Modern to Cursive Handwriting Book does more than just teach handwriting. Our books feature letters and words following the phonics, and spelling sequence from the curriculum to provide a kinesthetic enhancement to learning to read and write.
The handwriting book features colorful activities with tracing and writing exercises. Students will write letters, words, and sentences. The color words help distinguish pencil markers while tracing. Blank practice lines are provided for practice.
Guidance arrows are provided when letters are introduced. A reference chart is printed on both the front and the back of the book. The laminated back cover includes a number chart on one side and blank lines on the other side. Letters can be practiced on the back cover using dry erase markers.
The coil binding is at the top of the workbook making it great for both right-handed and left-handed students!
The modern style is the pre-cursive printing style. Letters have slight curves and on the stems and ovals to more resemble cursive. The cursive style adds slants and connected letters.
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