How to teach cursive handwriting from the beginning: Where to start with teaching cursive
a bottle of glue
(we go through a LOT of glue in our house!) to draw the loops of l across a page. At this point, do not worry about size. We are focusing on the formation of the “l”‘s loops and connecting the “l”‘s together. You’ll want to encourage your child to form skinny and tall “l”s and not wide loops formed haphazardly. Using the glue bottle really provides a proprioceptive feedback to your child as they squeezed the bottle and form the letter’s loops. You can read more about proprioception in handwriting here.