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Horizons Penmanship

Simplify planning and scheduling your Horizons Penmanship curriculum with these lesson plans created for your Homeschool Planet subscription. Bible-based Horizons Penmanship integrates teaching handwriting skills with memorizing scripture and is designed to teach your child the importance of good handwriting skills as well as helps them to develop strong reading and spelling skills.

What You Get:

  • The publisher's recommended course of study for each class in each lesson plan.
  • Daily assignments, with convenient page number referencing to the Horizons Handwriting curriculum.
  • Checkboxes for your students to check off as they complete their assignments, providing them with a sense of accomplishment and a permanent record of their achievement.
  • Lesson plan bundle includes ALL 6 lesson plans.
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Lesson Plans

Horizons Penmanship Bundle - BEST VALUE!  For Grades 1 - 6

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Lesson Plan bundle includes:
Horizons 1st Grade Penmanship For Grade 1
Horizons 2nd Grade Penmanship For Grade 2
Horizons 3rd Grade Penmanship For Grade 3
Horizons 4th Grade Penmanship For Grade 4
Horizons 5th Grade Penmanship For Grade 5
Horizons 6th Grade Penmanship For Grade 6

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Horizons 1st Grade Penmanship  For Grade 1

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The curriculum for this Horizons 1st Grade Penmanship lesson plan can be found by using the following link~

76793: Horizons Penmanship Grade 1 Set

Horizons Penmanship Grade 1 Set
By Alpha Omega Publications

Horizons Penmanship is an elementary curriculum for students in grades 1, 2, and 3. This curriculum helps students build a strong foundation in communication skills through a wide variety of lessons and activities that practice spelling, vocabulary, penmanship and creative writing.

Horizons Penmanship 1 focuses on learning manuscript. Includes a student workbook and the teacher's guide.

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Horizons 2nd Grade Penmanship  For Grade 2

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76797: Horizons Penmanship Grade 2 Set

Horizons Penmanship Grade 2 Set
By Alpha Omega Publications

This course stresses the importance of continued practice to learn to write well. The quotes the children will write and the words they will use demand good concentration and their best writing skills. About half way through the year, students begin learning cursive writing.

Total time for handwriting class should not be more than 10-15 minutes at one sitting. Other tips for teaching are also included.

Scripture quotations are taken from the NIV. This program utilizes a traditional ball and stick handwriting approach.

Includes 1 Student Book and 1 Teacher's Guide.

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Horizons 3rd Grade Penmanship  For Grade 3

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303767: Horizons Penmanship, Grade 3, Set

Horizons Penmanship, Grade 3, Set
By Alpha Omega / Alpha Omega Publications

Horizons Penmanship is an elementary curriculum for students in grades 1, 2, and 3. This curriculum helps students build a strong foundation in communication skills through a wide variety of lessons and activities that practice spelling, vocabulary, penmanship and creative writing.

Includes 1 Student Workbook and 1 Teacher's Guide.

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Horizons 4th Grade Penmanship  For Grade 4

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304760: Horizons Penmanship 4 SetHorizons Penmanship 4 Set
By Alpha Omega Publications

Writing well is a skill learned through practice. In Horizons Penmanship 4, students will perfect their cursive skills, reinforce proper manuscript writing, and increase spelling and vocabulary. Set includes Teacher's Guide and Student Workbook.

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Horizons 5th Grade Penmanship  For Grade 5

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267515: Horizons Grade 5 Penmanship Kit

Horizons Grade 5 Penmanship Kit
By Alpha Omega Publications

This Horizons' kit includes both the Horizons' Penmanship Cursive Grade 5 Teacher's Guide and Student Workbook. Working to help perfect students' penmanship, the student workbook will review of posture, spacing, strokes, and letter joinings; copywork features a variety of historical texts in both cursive and manuscript.

The Teacher's Guide includes a scope & sequence, tips for good handwriting, and reproducible practice pages, performance pages (that feature related black & white reproduced photographs), historical documents, and inaugural addresses for optional Day 5 activities. Each week begins with a quotation, and any materials needed; lesson pages include teaching tips, a possible response, and a reproduction of the student page. Grade 5.

This kit includes:

  • Horizons Student Workbook, 192 pages, softcover
  • Horizons Teacher's Guide, 364 pages, spiral-bound softcover.

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Horizons 6th Grade Penmanship  For Grade 6

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The curriculum for this Horizons 6th Grade Penmanship lesson plan can be found by using the following link~

712976: Horizons Penmanship 6 Set

Horizons Penmanship 6 Set
By Alpha Omega Publications

Improve both your child's cursive and manuscript handwriting! Horizons Penmanship Grade 6 provides homeschoolers with 160 lessons that also introduce students to quotes from Aesop's Fables and Native American wisdom, as well as proverbs, epigrams, riddles, rules, creeds, and poetry from around the world and classic literature. Student Workbook lessons follow a five-day weekly cycle (two days of cursive practice, one day of manuscript practice, one day of final cursive practice, and one day of "penmanship performance") and include removable daily worksheets.

The Teacher's Guide includes instructions on teaching handwriting, as well as suggestions for planning lessons and evaluating student work. The included detailed scope & sequence notes the skill taught in each lesson, along with the writing sample students are to trace & write. Each lesson in this guide includes a reduced student page with step-by-step teacher tips; a list of materials needed for the week's lesson is also included. Reproducible practice pages contain both sheets for students to practice their handwriting, as well as copy-sheets which have the text students are supposed to copy.

This 6th grade kit includes:

  • Horizons Penmanship 6 Teacher's Guide, 350 pages, softcover.
  • Horizons Penmanship 6 Student Workbook, 208 pages, softcover. Consumable.

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