Letter Formation

  • aA bB cC dD eE fF gG
     
     
     
     
     
    hH iI jJ kK lL mM nN
     
     
     
     
     
     
    oO pP qQ rR sS tT uU
     
     
     
     
     
     
    vV wW xX yY zZ
     
     
     
     

     

     
     
    The following letters are difficult
     
     
     
    for children to form correctly.
     

     

     
     
    Many are written in one fluid motion
     
    without picking up the pencil.
     
     
    As your child writes, please observe and correct their letter formation.
     
     
     
     
     
     

    a d g q a, d, g, and q – around, up and down

     
     

    h m n r h, m, n, and r – down, up and a bump

     
     

    b b – down, up and around

     

    e e – over, up and around

     

    p p – down under the line, up and around

     

    u u – down, up and down

     

    y y - down at an angle, pick up, and down

     

    under the line at an angle.