Pencil Grasp Red Flags


Understand and educate others on what exactly makes up a functional pencil grasp. Use this printable file to educate patents, teachers, and therapists.

  • One printable resource page
  • Use for educational purposes to identify the need for intervention


Wondering if a pencil grasp concern is something to worry about? Use this pencil grasp red flags handout to educate and inform parents, teachers, and therapists regarding pencil grasp issues related to functional and inefficient pencil grasps, including when intervention may be necessary. This printable resource puts information into easy-to-understand lists and short paragraph form. Help to explain the differences between a functional grasp where therapy intervention may not be necessary, and an inefficient grasp pattern where therapy intervention may be necessary to address underlying needs.

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