Joanne Chilton
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We at nellieedge.com like this information. A pencil grip tip came from the website www.rocksinthedryer.com: Have a child pinch a half piece of Kleenex between the pinky and ring finger and palm. The other three fingers will naturally grasp a pencil correctly.

We at nellieedge.com like this information. A pencil grip tip came from the website www.rocksinthedryer.com: Have a child pinch a half piece of Kleenex between the pinky and ring finger and palm. The other three fingers will naturally grasp a pencil correctly.

Teaching a child to hold a pencil correctly is important, and since you've landed here, you probably know that. This is the easiest way I've found so far. I did not invent it, I saw it in a japanese activity book for kids. Below are the pictures of me demonstrating the 3 easy steps. It works equally will for lefties. If you're looking for more handwriting tools, I recommend checking out Handwriting without tears workbooks or for smaller kids getting one of the Grasshopper kits. Check out my…

Teaching a child to hold a pencil correctly is important, and since you've landed here, you probably know that. This is the easiest way I've found so far. I did not invent it, I saw it in a japanese activity book for kids. Below are the pictures of me demonstrating the 3 easy steps. It works equally will for lefties. If you're looking for more handwriting tools, I recommend checking out Handwriting without tears workbooks or for smaller kids getting one of the Grasshopper kits. Check out my…

Push Pins: The Perfect Activity to Strengthen the Correct Pencil Grip

Push Pins: The Perfect Activity to Strengthen the Correct Pencil Grip

Make learning to hold a crayon correctly less of a chore. Let the giggles commence!

Make learning to hold a crayon correctly less of a chore. Let the giggles commence!