Learn to Write Cursive (Novelty)
This fun workbook can help kids teach themselves how to write in cursive (also known as longhand or script) or allow them to refine the writing skills they already have. This book includes:
Pages of capital and lowercase letters.Follow-the-arrow diagrams that show how to make the letters.Words to copy that begin with all the letters of the alphabet.Sentences to copy.Guides for writing the names of months, the days of the week, and numbers from 1 to 10.A place for the child to write his or her signature.Appealing full-color pictures.With its helpful diagrams, plenty of space to work, and simple exercises, this book is the perfect companion for beginning writers.8-1/2 inches wide by 11 inches high (21.6 cm wide by 28 cm high).96 perforated and reproducible pages. Studies have shown that writing is an excellent way to activate different parts of the brain. Learning how to write helps children develop fine motor skills. Writing things down also helps them retain more information.
Fewer and fewer schools are teaching cursive these days and parents are looking for resources like this for their children. Many kids, too, want to write like their parents and grandparents. This book will help.
We all know one of those dogs who just CAN’T keep their paws out of puddles; Percy the Puddle Pug is one of those dogs. Percy lives for finding puddles of all kinds—they are Percy’s pride and joy. But when a storm comes through and causes trouble for some local puddle inhabitants, Percy gets the chance to use his love of puddles for something mighty! This book is a truly fantastic read-aloud, and the illustrations make the story absolutely come alive with adorable puggy, puddly delight! Don’t miss the sequel, Thunder Pug!
(Picture Book) - reviewed by Isabel