The National Curriculum for Year 2 states the following expectations for children's handwriting:
In Year 3, the children progress onto these expectations from the National Curriculum:
There are many children that still need to focus on printing letters correctly using the correct formation. It is crucial letter formation is accurate before children join letters together. Currently, in Year 3, there are many children that need to work on letter formation and we hope these Little Wandle letter formation sheets and resources can help you support your child at home, in addition to their handwriting sessions in school.