Saturday, August 6, 2011

Handwriting With Fundations

A few years ago my campus adopted a resource called Fundations. It is great for to use with your guided reading target group. They also have a handwriting resource that I use with the whole class.
The hand writing paper looks like this



When you teach the letters you have sky line letters (h), plane line letters (a), and worm line letters (j).

So Say I am teaching the lowercase letter h. I would say to students...Start on the sky line. Write a straight line down to the grass line then back up to the plane line curve and down to the grass line. ( While I am saying it I am also modeling it)

If you are interested in how to teach the other letters or in the paper leave me a comment with your email and I will email it to you. Still haven't figured out embedding documents. Sorry :-(

106 comments:

  1. I would love info on this! This is my first year teaching K! :) thanks so much! girlforgod27@aol.com

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  2. I would love a copy of this. I teach first grade but find many of them coming in struggling with how to correctly write their letters.

    Thanks for sharing!,
    Lisa
    fsuteach81@yahoo.com

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  3. This is interesting! I would love a copy of this! tangelia.cannon@cmcss.net

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  4. I am interested! Thanks for sharing!
    Tessa
    Spotlight on Kindergarten
    tschep@live.com

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  5. I would love to have a copy of your handwriting paper! Thanks so much!

    mamaterri12@gmail.com

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  6. Can you please send me a copy of the paper? Thanks!
    mmuntean@friendsbalt.org

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  7. I would love a copy! Thanks! melaboo417@aol.com

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  9. I would love a copy! Thanks! rachel.nover@gmail.com

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  10. Can you send me a copy still? Thanks!
    cweikert@beth.k12.pa.us

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  11. I would love to get a copy of your Fundations' Writing Paper. I work with older kids and this would be a wonderful way to help them transition from Fundations in the lower grade to Gr. 3-5. Thanks - kdougherty@k12albemarle.org

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  12. Hi! I am actually using foundations too but don't have this paper. I would love it if you would email it to me! ecawood@charter.net

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  13. HI. Can I get an email of this paper? Great for at-home practice. Thanks! RBPhill@aol.com

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  14. Can you please send me a copy of the paper? My son is in Kindergarten and is currently using this. I think it would be great to use at home. Thanks!! Christy0880@yahoo.com

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  15. Can I please have a copy of this paper? caitiewitherspoon@gmail.com

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  16. We've started using Fundations, but have only purchased the teacher guide thus far. Could you email a copy of the paper? It would be appreciated very much!
    betty.johnson@springgrove.k12.mn.us

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  17. I would love a copy! Thank you.

    sarwilson@dsdmail.net

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  18. Hi! I would love to lern how to teach them the rest of the alphabet. Would you mind sending me a copy? balchaitisc@gmail.com Thank you so much!

    Chrissy

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  19. I would LOVE a copy!!! :) kimmersg31@gmail.com

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  20. My daughter is learning to write with this method in her K class. I would love to have a copy so she can practice at home. angelique4net@gmail.com
    Thanks

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  21. I would love a copy of this please! mzregan@gmail.com

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  22. Could I please get a copy of this? rschwartz@nssd112.org! Thanks so much!!

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  23. I would love a copy of the sky line writing paper please! vegas_educator@yahoo.com

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  24. I would love a copy!

    amanda.mix@franklin.k12.wi.us

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  25. I would love a copy please! TY

    nicolecummings1975@gmail.com

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  26. Would love to have a copy, please! Used to teach Fundations and can't find my templates anywhere!
    Is there a way I can send you a private email with my email address? I hear that email accounts can sometimes get hacked or spammed when you post them on forums. Thanks again!!!

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  27. would love a copy!! annahelgevold@hotmail.com

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  28. We are just starting Fundations on a preschool level and would love a copy if you will share. Thank you! stone1258@gmail.com

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  29. Would love a copy!

    sehstedta@epulaski.k12.in.us

    thanks!

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  30. Would love a copy!

    sehstedta@epulaski.k12.in.us

    thanks!

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  31. Would love a copy!

    Thanks,
    Breanne

    brehoekstra@gmail.com

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  32. I would love to have a copy of this if you still have it! My email is sunigurl81@gmail.com Thank you!

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  33. I would love to have a copy of this if you still have it! My email is sunigurl81@gmail.com Thank you!

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  34. I'd love a copy of the paper. Thank you so much! ereardon@district106.net

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  35. I am interested in a copy of this paper
    N.Iafelice@gmail.com. Thanks!

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  37. I would love a copy of this paper please! Thank You :)

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  38. Could you please send me a copy? My daughter starts 1st grade and the teacher has suggested I get her familiar with this new concept. Thank you! chosengirl4God@aol.com

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  39. I'd love a copy! amanda.mix@franklin.k12.wi.us


    THANK YOU!

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  40. I would love a copy kelleyd@lasd.k12.pa.us. Thank you so much!

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  41. May I please have a copy! This is awesome! kandispugh56@gmail.com

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    1. Sorry, wrong email. I would love one please if you are still doing it! Carissamckenzie@gmail.com

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  43. Hi! I'm just starting to teach Fundations to my kinders for the first time. I would LOVE and appreciate a copy. Many thanks! Sballard@er9.org

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  44. I would love a copy! brookel1683@yahoo.com

    Thank you!

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  45. I'd love a copy too. thanks!

    barron.katie@gmail.com

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  46. I would love a copy of the paper please :)

    Thank-you!!

    awasko@elcsd.k12.oh.us

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  47. I would love a copy of this paper. Thanks so much!
    deebachman@gmail.com

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  48. I would love a copy of the worksheet, please. Thank you. amygrefsheim@gmail.com

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  49. Would highly appreciate if you could send me a copy of the worksheet. thank you
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  50. I would love a copy! Thanks so much! shoppingchick13@aol.com

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  51. This is a great tool. Please provide me a copy. Thank you

    eileen23jeeva@gmail.com

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  52. Hi there, any chance you'd send me the paper? I'd love to try it with my kinders. seamerlindsay@pleasval.k12.ia.us

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  53. Hello, can you please send me this paper? I would love to use this with my kindergarteners. alejandra.mendoza@sunnysideschools.org

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  54. I'm interested. I teach Kindergarten and this is a great resource! BriannaJane14@yahoo.com

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  55. Could you email me the worksheet? Thanks so much!
    lydiafdc@gmail.com

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  56. Hi can you please email me the worksheet?
    My email is laykahan@gmail.com
    Thank you!! =)

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  58. I am not sure if this is still active, but if so, could you email me a copy? jni21@comcast.net Thank you!

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  59. I would love a copy if you can still send one! haleeeykay@gmail.com

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  60. I would like a copy of the writing grid gfagan@live.com

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  61. I would like a copy of the writing grid, please.

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    THanks!

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  62. I would like a copy of the paper please
    kristenmaenle@gmail.com

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  63. I would love a copy if you can! thank you!
    baileystevenson95@gmail.com

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  64. Can you send a copy to huntfamily0628@gmail.com

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  65. Hi, I taught Fundations at a previous school and I would love to have a copy of the paper. Thanks! stephanie.rodrigues@sweethome.k12.or.us

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  66. hi. Can I get a copy. Thank you. katarzynatur@aol.com

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  67. Can you send a copy to me ? shuting0805@hotmail.com
    Thank you!

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  68. Would love a copy of this paper :) nnobre84@gmail.com

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  69. I would also love a copy please!! amy624@comcast.net

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  70. I would love a copy of this page. Please email me at gmmulcahy@yahoo.com

    Thank You!

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  71. I would really appreciate a copy of this. kirchwehm@gmail.com
    Thank you

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  72. I would love a copy of this to practice writing with my daughter. Nicolelittle1981@gmail.com Thank you!

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  73. May I please have a copy of this? This would be great for my Kinders. :)

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  74. I would love a copy of the paper!

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  75. If you are still sending this out, could you send it to me? I’d really appreciate it!

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  76. I would love a copy-thanks so much! wendyoneill2@gmail.com

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  77. I would love the paper. meyerb@troy.k12.mo.us

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  78. Please send me a copy of the paper, I would love to use this! marie.liebing@rrps.net

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  79. Please send me a copy!!! :)
    bglynn@berwicksd.org

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  80. would love a copy allisonforth@yahoo.com

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  81. Hi - have been searching for a copy of this - if you could send one to me too please - thank you! - pmmcgirr@gmail.com

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  82. I am going from upper elementary to teaching preschool this year. I would love to receive a copy of how to write all letters using this method if still possible please and thank you.
    clayne357@gmail.com

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  83. Please send me a copy jforvour80@gmail.com

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  84. Would love a copy of the paper, please! Thank you! :) avheatherly@gmail.com

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  85. I would love a copy of the paper!!
    We use this program!
    jwquisenberry@yahoo.com

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  86. Please email me how to teach all letters for this. Thank you

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  87. I would love a copy of this resource. Thank you! mbonfiglio@philasd.org

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  88. Any chance I could get a copy? Rachelbailey419@gmail.com Thanks!!!

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  89. can I please get a copy of your fundations paper?
    THANK YOU!
    lianamarsk@gmail.com

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  90. I would appreciate a copy of this. My son uses this paper at school, but we don't have any since we are doing Remote Learning. Thank you!!! keishpt@gmail.com

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  91. I would love this too! allieprice3@gmail.com Thank you!

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  92. I would love a copy of this. My son uses this paper at school, but we don't have any since we are doing Remote Learning. Thank you!!! crhaddrill@gmail.com

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  93. Hi! I would love this to help teach each letter. My older one learned it this way and it was so helpful and now would like to teach my 4 yo at home. winnietf28@gmail.com

    Thank you!

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  94. Hi! I would love this to help teach each letter. My older one learned it this way and it was so helpful and now would like to teach my 4 yo at home. winnietf28@gmail.com

    Thank you!

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  95. Hi,

    I would love to have this worksheet for my firstie.
    Please send it over if you can or if you see this.

    Kmarte97@gmail.com

    Thank you once more.

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  96. Would love a copy!
    nvaline@corebutte.org

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  97. Would love a copy of this paper for my homeschool daughters.
    Thank you
    ryannjulie@yahoo.com

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  98. Would love a copy of your paper for my fundations remote teaching.
    thank you!!!
    japplegate@gpsd.us

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  99. Hello, I would love a copy of this paper. Your help is greatly appreciated.
    bmartinez082012@gmail.com

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  100. Hello, I would love a copy of this paper. Your help is greatly appreciated.
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  101. Hi! I'm interested in the paper and the instructions! desaianniel@gmail.com

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  102. I would love this!!!my 6 year old has trouble writing without those prompts. debgonzalez06@gmail.com Thank you!

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  103. May I please have a copy
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