Get your little wonder confidently learning essential skills like a pro, from handwriting to using scissors!
As a parent or carer, here's what you'll get out of the course:
Learn nifty exercises to help young children how to write neatly and with confidence.
Find out when to introduce writing to your little one and what to do if they’re not quite putting pen to paper.
Get to grips with the six physical movements, necessary for forming letters and numbers correctly and how to improve handwriting with steady control and confidence.
Appreciate why working on a large and then small scale can help your youngster to hold a pencil correctly so they can write neatly.
Learn tips and tricks to turn household items into educational activities without the need to buy more equipment or toys.
Discover the different writing strategies young kids are taught in school so that you can continue to support and encourage at home.
Join more than 2,500 families following this training to help learn writing skills at home a whole lot more fun and easier!
This course is aimed for all abilities aged 1 and over, plus inclusive content for babies and big kids too! There is no time limit to complete the Pre-Writing Skills Online Course, just go at the pace of your child so they can gain all the benefits. All written, designed and created by Claire Russell, Early Years Specialist.
With lots of fun and playful ways to encourage movement at home, all activities included use items from around the house which can be set up quickly to keep your child entertained. Which means it’s perfect for anyone!
The Pre-Writing Skills Course has been broken down into six open-ended themes linked to movements. This makes it easy for you to include their interests lie and the areas in which they’re struggling:
Up and Down
Side to Side
Under and Over
How will your youngster feel by completing the course?
Discover a love of making marks
Grow in confidence when making marks
Use tools and equipment safely and with confidence
Begin to take an interest in letters and numbers
Understand what their body can do and want to try new ideas
Move with control and precision
Proud of the skills they gain from practise and play
Accessible anytime, each theme includes a downloadable booklet containing a resource list, activity ideas and theory behind the theme. The full shebang! Alongside this, each theme has a there is a dedicated movement video, five activity videos featuring Claire, PLUS three videos including babies in the theme as well as three videos including older children too! There is an introductory video explaining how it all works and an additional book list video to delve into.
That’s over 70 exclusive videos created for you, and once the course is completed, your little learner will get a certificate! You’ll notice a difference in your child’s physical ability and control of finer movements which will all help for when they are ready to write.
When purchasing the Pre-Writing Skills Online Course, you will automatically be sent a welcome email to the email used at the checkout. This email will contain your log in details and password, so keep it safe! If for any reason your email does not arrive within 24 hours, please check your junk mail folders and failing that please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to get you on the right track!
Just look at the comments from our previous members:
"Thank you so much Claire for all your hard work. My oldest has loved the theme weeks so much he has planned more, next week we are doing big & little . Thanks again."
"Thank YOU for creating it Claire. It's brilliant."
"Thank you for all the activities! I am planning to use more during half term."