Trans-K and Kindergarten Writing Curriculum

The Handwriting Without Tears® kindergarten and transitional-kindergarten programs incorporate hands-on activities and multisensory teaching strategies that build good handwriting habits early.


Your teaching will engage students, with music, movement, fine motor activities, and child friendly language. This program fits easily into your daily routine in only 15 minutes a day.

Building Literacy in Transitional-K

Our student editions, Letters and Numbers for Me and Kick Start Kindergarten, are loaded with capital, lowercase, word, sentence and number practice while building good habits with grip and letter formation from the start.. Teacher planning is easy with pre-made lesson plans and digital options that make teaching simple, even if you've never taught handwriting before.

  • Introduces both capital and lowercase letter formations
  • Provides fine motor skill-building
  • Includes developmentally appropriate lessons
  • Differentiated instruction and cross-curricular activities
  • Works with a 9-month or year-round calendar

Professional Learning that Inspires, Empowers, and Helps You Thrive

Continue your learning journey with our expert facilitators. Learning Without Tears offers a variety of interactive professional learning opportunities that incorporate a hands-on, minds-on, approach to support Pre-K-5 success.