This course stresses the importance of continued practice to learn to write well. The quotes the children will write and the words they will use demand good concentration and their best writing skills. About half way through the year, students begin learning cursive writing. Total time for handwriting class should not be more than 10-15 minutes at one sitting. Other tips for teaching are also included. Scripture quotations are taken from the NIV. This program utilizes a traditional ball and stick handwriting approach.