Developing Handwriting & Typing Skills


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Clarissa is able to print her name and common words easily, but cannot yet write in cursive. She is in stage ____ of handwriting development.

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1. Hunter types with only one or two fingers, and he has to take a long time to find each letter on the keyboard. He is in stage ____ of typing development.

2. Jeanine draws spirals and symbols that look like letters, but she can't write real letters yet. She is in stage ____ of handwriting development.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combination will assess your ability to identify and place in order the four stages involved in developing the skill of handwriting and the four stages involved in learning typing skills.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this quiz to test you ability to identify:

  • Stage of typing development when an individual does not need to look at the keyboard
  • Handwriting development stage where printing is easy, but cursive has not been learned
  • Typing development stage where an individual uses one or two fingers to type

Skills Practiced

This assessment will help you practice these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - make sure that you understand the most important information from the related skill development lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding handwriting skill development stages
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the order of the stages of developing typing skills

Additional Learning

Learn more about the stages involved in developing the skills of handwriting and typing by examining the lesson called Developing Handwriting & Typing Skills. This lesson covers:

  • Writing versus typing
  • Benefits of teaching kids both handwriting and typing skills
  • Names associated with handwriting and typing development stages
  • Descriptions of handwriting and typing development stages