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Primary School Handwriting Essentials

Despite the use of digital devices amongst children, handwriting is still an essential skill for pupils to learn in primary school and one that they will use for the rest of their lives. With National Stationery Week (29th April – 5th May) quickly approaching, what better time to celebrate the educational supplies that have become handwriting essentials, along with the activities that are integral to children learning how to properly write. Pre-Writing Activities Before children even reach the stage where they begin learning how to write, they must build up a foundation of skills that will help them master this …

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National Stationery Week

Today sees the launch of National Stationery Week which runs from 25th April to 1st May 2016. Writing, and being able to write by hand matters and is as important as ever, even in an increasingly digital world. At primary school the kids are still using the written word, but in secondary school much of Kian’s work and homework is now all done online. According to YouGov research commissioned by National Stationery Week, 92% of adults think that writing by hand is important and 97% think it is important for children to be taught to write. National Stationery Week celebrates the …

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