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Friday 27th March 2020 - English learning


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


l    i   u


Please remind your child to hold their pen correctly as in the picture below 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?

Picture 1

Handwriting letter formation: Long ladder letter family

Step-by step guide to the correct formation of the letters belonging to the Long ladder letter family: l, i, u, t and y.