Using word families can help teach beginning spellers that words contain and share patterns. Use this word family list to introduce the sound of words ending with -OW. Words rhymes with cow: bow, cow, how, now, sow, vow, wow, chow, plow. Words rhymes with low: bow, low, mow, row, sow, tow, blow, crow, flow, glow, grow, show, slow, snow, stow, throw.
Choose the handwriting style below:
Styles: Zaner-Bloser, Handwriting Without Tears (HWT), and D’Nealian.
Printing options: full color and black lines.
Zaner-Bloser. Forming letters straight up and down. Guideline: blue headline, red baseline, and dotted midline. An easy step-by-step approach.
Handwriting Without Tears. Forming letters using simple strokes. Guideline: simplified. Modern handwriting.
D’Nealian. Forming letters in slight slant and adding little tails to each letter. Guideline: blue headline, red baseline, and dotted midline. Easier transition to cursive.