About the book
The new National Curriculum emphasises the importance of composition but also'transcription' i.e. spelling and 'fluent, legible and, eventually, speedy handwriting.' Ourexciting new 'Let's Do Handwriting' titles provide all the help that children need to writefluently and legibly. Through guided practice in letter structure and the correct formationof joins, the children are encouraged to develop a clear, attractive style to use withfluency and speed in their everyday writing. The extensive handwritten practice of a widerange of words also helps to broaden vocabulary and spelling skills.
As with every title in the Andrew Brodie Basics range, parents can ensure that theirchildren's efforts are well rewarded. Each book features regular progress checks a swell as a wide variety of attractive reward stickers. To help the children along, Marjoriethe Meercat gives lots of useful tips!
About the author
Andrew Brodie is a popular and trusted name amongst teachers and parents. He hasbeen producing best-selling educational books since 1992, is still very much involved ineducation and has a wealth of experience as a head teacher and in coaching children topass the national tests.