Letter Perfect: Helping Kids Learn to Write

How to Teach Letters

After a child learns how to write her name in uppercase and lowercase letters, teach the rest of the capitals. Go in the order of difficulty: Start with straight letters, then curvy ones, and end with diagonals, says Olsen.

First: E F H I L T

Second: B C D G J O P Q S U

Third: A K M N R V W X Y Z

Handwriting: Capital Letter Basics
Handwriting: Capital Letter Basics

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