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Dough disco is exercise for the fingers to improve fine muscle control. It is good before long writing tasks as a warm-up but essential every day exercise fo...

Each Friday we will focus on handwriting as we practise our letter formation. Today, I would like your child to practise writing some more of the curly caterpillar letters.


d  g  q


Please remind your child to hold their pen correctly and to sit their letters on the line. Can they write 1 or 2 full lines of each letter - making sure they put a finger space between each letter?


Can they think of any words that start with this letter? Can you think of any words that use this week's phonics sound?


Attached below is a BBC bitesize video about how to write the curly caterpillar letters.