Links to Useful Documents
Video – The Difference Between the Alphabet and the Alphabetic Code
Debbie’s reminder: “Unlike the teachers appearing on this video footage, remember that it is better for teachers to face the same way as the children, and NOT face the children, when modelling ‘air writing’.”
Dedicated message forum for this course – please visit and feel free to contribute.
Suggestions and ‘patter’ for the Debbie Hepplewhite method of teaching print handwriting
Introduction to the Debbie Hepplewhite method of teaching fully joined handwriting
Suggested ‘patter’ for the Debbie Hepplewhite method of teaching fully joined handwriting
Flashcards of Alphabet Letter Shapes in Different Fonts with suggestions for use
See this site for selecting suitable posters for print and joined handwriting
This site contains 20+ free downloadable resources, but please be aware that the site is not very ‘mobile-friendly’ so may look a little odd on your phone or tablet. We do have plans to upgrade the site in the near future, but in the meantime all of the handwriting resources are accessible.
Abi Steel models and describes the ‘Froggy Legs’ pencil grip (tripod grip).