Why Use a Slant Board?One quick tip for improving handwriting is to use a sloped surface or an angle board. Writing on an angle is beneficial for many reasons. Today, I've got a run-down of why writing on a slant board or sloped surface is beneficial for kids who are working on thier handwriting, as well as an easy DIY sloped board that can be easily used in the classroom or at home. Take it along to appointments for homework, too! This easy DIY sloped writing surface shouldn't cost you more than a few dollars to make and is a secret tool for improving handwriting, especially if you already have some of the items.
This activity is part of our month-long handwriting series where we are sharing creative and easy ways to address common handwriting issues in our 30 Easy Quick Fixes for Better Handwriting series.
How to make a DIY Slant Board
This DIY version of a slant board is very easy to make. With commercial slant boards being very expensive, it can be difficult to fill a classroom with slant boards (or even find money in the budget for one student!).Watch the how-to HERE: