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Classroom Resources
Winter Activity Downloads
Check out these fun winter activity downloads from Learning Without Tears!
Webinars
Virtual Handwriting Lessons Made Easy Webinar
Learn key strategies for building foundational handwriting skills in your students. You’ll be filled with ideas on how these lessons can suit every classroom's needs, whether you’re teaching at school or from your home.
Research & Standards
Learning Without Tears Correlations to State Standards
View Learning Without Tears correlations to individual state, and also National Standards. The standards require students to demonstrate a deep understanding of texts and concepts, as shown through strong analytical and creative thinking.
Webinars
Top 5 Reasons You Need Handwriting Webinar
Learn why teaching handwriting is not only key to ELA success, but all academic learning. Discover an integrated print and digital solution that combines teacher-directed lessons with independent learning and practice.
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Classroom Resources
Earth Day Writing Activities
Celebrate Earth Day while enriching your child’s independent writing skills with these fun writing prompts from Building Writers.
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Webinars
Designing a Summer Camp
Learn how to design a handwriting summer camp that will be an exciting and rewarding adventure for both you and your campers!
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Demos & Samples
Handwriting Without Tears Program Guide
Explore the K–5 Handwriting Without Tears program that builds confident communicators by getting to the heart of every letter through developmentally appropriate, multisensory strategies, and child friendly lessons and activities.
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Spanish Letters CH and LL activity pages
Download Spanish letter pages for the instruction of Spanish letters ch and ll in print and cursive.
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Classroom Resources
Eat Outside Day Activity Download
Check out the latest download from Building Writers to celebrate Eat Outside Day and enrich your students’ independent writing skills.
Webinars
Essential Early Literacy Skills: What’s Missing?
Discover easy strategies to incorporate the foundational skills and building blocks for better comprehensive literacy.
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Webinars
Get Set for Kindergarten
Enrich your Pre-K instruction with 10 engaging, hands-on ways to prepare students for kindergarten.
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Classroom Resources
Nautical Flag Activity Downloads
Did you know that nautical flags each have a letter associated with them? Have your students use the flags to spell their name.
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Assessments
The Screener of Handwriting Proficiency
The Screener of Handwriting Proficiency is a free, easy to administer, individual and whole-class assessment that lets you identify classes and students who are struggling with handwriting.
Webinars
Handwriting & Technology: Teaching Handwriting in the Digital Age
Learn about the latest developments in effective handwriting instruction and how to implement digital strategies in your classroom.
HWT Research Review
Research & Standards
Handwriting Research - Why Learning Without Tears Works
View our comprehensive research review of Handwriting Without Tears and find out why it is the most effective program in teaching children strong writing skills.
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Spanish A-Click-Away Resources
Download our Spanish A Click Away Templates and Activities for each grade level of Spanish student workbook for free.
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Spanish Teaching Guidelines
Download our Spanish Handwriting Without Tears Teaching Guidelines for each grade level of Spanish student workbook for free.
Cursive Success Webinar
Webinars
10 Minutes to Cursive Success Webinar
Have 10 minutes to spare? Then you have time to view our 10 Minutes to Cursive Success webinar!
Webinars
Screening for Success
When teaching handwriting and writing, assessments are a powerful tool for educators that provide insight into their students’ baseline, progress, and areas that need remediation.
Research & Standards
Handwriting Without Tears Delivers Success
See how drastically students’ handwriting improved by each grade using Handwriting Without Tears. Review the results of the handwriting analysis.

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