This unique program was created by an occupational therapist who specializes in teaching handwriting. In this program, letters are grouped and taught according to their "first strokes" such as a circle, short lines, tall lines and leaning letters.
The Complete Program includes:
Handwriting Assessment with an Assistive Technology Supplement and Multi-disciplinary Forms
Story Book and CD written just for the First Strokes Program
Lower Case Manuscript Workbook
Upper Case Manuscript Workbook
The Instructor's Manual covers important topics such as pre-writing skills, grasp development, scissors skills, perceptual skills, number writing, common handwriting errors and assistive technology.
The Story Book features Bill the Seal who makes learning to write fun for children. In the Story Book, Billy learns to write his ABC's.
The Billy the Seal CS (Windows) includes a story and tutorial and children gain confidence in handwriting.