Patterning exercises strengthen the hand, engage the brain and build attention. Includes vertical, diagonal, zig zag, wavy, rainbow, cloud, castle lines; circles, crazy 8’s, a labyrinth and more. This book contains dividers for setting up writing baskets.
Students trace patterns with Crayola markers. Teach them to do one sheet at a time. Limit the quantity they do to their age. Show 3’s how to do it. Be patient with their scribbles! Allow 4’s and 5’s to trace the lines and get creative. Some fill in the lines while others add things. Typically the work is done left to right and top to bottom. 30 Pages.