Why is Handwriting so Difficult?
Handwriting, though a seemingly simple task for some, can leave many children feeling frustrated, defeated, and angry. Once mastered, handwriting is a functional, routine skill that is required to fill out legal documents, communicate across environments, and take notes as needed when devices are not accessible. Much more goes into handwriting than simply pencil and paper. A combination of skills is required to perform the task with success including: core strength, hand stre