This course teaches the basics of proper writing to students in grades 1-2 in a series of lessons over 32 weeks. Your child will practice both printing and cursive writing styles by following the actions of friendly, colorful cartoon characters. In addition, the course helps your child become more familiar with Scripture by writing out weekly Bible verses. Includes friendly, colorful cartoon characters to help engage students:
The 32-week format of the curriculum feature five lessons per week that will provide letter and formation practice, with the fifth lesson being a special picture page for the student to color and write a selected Bible verse - that's 160 lessons that are certain to excite and challenge any student!
Learn the correct formation, appropriate size and correct spacing of upper- and lower-case letters.
Gain an increasing control of Penmanship such as pencil grip, paper position, stroke and posture.
Use word and letter spacing and margins to make messages readable.
Correctly use basic capitalization and punctuation.
Memorize scripture by writing a weekly Bible verse.
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Horizons Penmanship is a Bible-based, writing curriculum designed to teach your student the importance of good handwriting skills. Starting with proper letter formations, your student will learn both cursive and manuscript writing. In addition, Horizons Penmanship will develop spelling and reading skills, along with correct penmanship. Your student is sure to love learning to write letters and simple phrases with fun-filled, colorful lessons. Emphasizing letter formation, spacing, capitalization, this Christian homeschool curriculum for grades 1-5 teaches a life-long used skill and can be used a supplemental material or as a main subject. Using Bible verses, Horizons Penmanship integrates biblical truths into practical, easy-to-follow lessons. Themes covered are spelling, vocabulary, and writing.
Horizons is a brightly illustrated, engaging workbook curriculum filled with consumable lessons and hands- on activities. Designed with fast-paced lessons, this Christian homeschool curriculum uses a spiral learning method to help your student master concepts through the process of introduction, review, and reinforcement. This learning method allows students to quickly grasp difficult concepts in a colorful, motivating format. Available in grades PreK-12, Horizons has a precise curriculum structure and six core subjects, plus the preschool course.
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Recommended Grade Level: 1st grade
Publisher: Alpha Omega Publications
13-Digit ISBN: 9780740302046
Item Code: JLP101