Unique, neat and elegant, more and more students are switching to learning Italic! Italic Handwriting: Book B introduces words and sentences, as well as lowercase and capital print script. One letter per page is featured, with short words to reinforce the letter in context. Tracing models, writing exercises, and related drawing activities are included on each page. This book is designed for the beginning reader & writer; 1st Grade. Letter height 11 & 9 mm. The sold-separately Italic Handwriting Manual, 4th Ed. is intended for use with this series, and contains explanations; in-depth descriptions of the letters and how to write them; a rationale for italic handwriting; techniques for teaching and assessment; sequence of skills; activities and more.