Some handwriting tips for kids include tracing shapes, writing the alphabet and breaking down letters. Kidspot provides printables and practical articles that parents may use to help their school-aged children improve their writing skills.
Parents may teach their children to trace shapes by encouraging them to draw different objects and helping them name their shapes correctly. Holding a pencil correctly, as well as control and coordination, are important in writing alphabets and breaking down letters. More handwriting tips include making practicing fun, providing the right tools for writing, and pinpointing handwriting problems in letter formation, line alignment, sizing and spaces between the words.