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  • 2 2008 Jan Z. OlsenHandwriting Without Tears Can-Do Cursive

    tAble of contents

    Cursive - Fast and Neat

    Cursive & GrAMMAr - Did she say Gramma?

    For Teachers For Students

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    18 19 20 21 22 23

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    t h e i

    Review & Mastery

    p u n s a d gr l f m y k Tow Truck Letter Tow Truck Letter Tow Truck Letter Tow Truck Letter Cranked Up to Tow Cranked Up to Tow

    28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 394041 42 43 44 4546474849

    Cursive & GrammarEight Parts of SpeechWords WorkStarting and Stopping Punctuation . ? !NOUNS Common Nouns Proper Nouns

    Capitalization RulesPRONOUNS Subject Case Pronouns Object Case Pronouns Possessive Case Pronoun ReviewNOUNS Singular Possessive Nouns Plural Possessive

    Proper Nouns

    ADJECTIVES Synonyms and Antonyms Comparative and SuperlativeVERBS Present Tense Verbs Present Tense Verbs Past Tense Verbs Future Tense

    bt h k n p me l f i r s

    j z x q

    A C U Y ZO V W XT F P B R M N K

    D G E L J Q

    A a Bb C Dd E e F f Gg Hh I i J j K k L l Mm

    SHI

    12 20 12 12 8 14 12 8 8 24 16 14 16

    iNTrODuCTiON

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  • 2008 Jan Z. Olsen 3Handwriting Without Tears Can-Do Cursive

    CURSIVE WITH LATIN & GREEK - Its All Greek to Me!

    CURSIVE & THE WRITERS NOTEBOOK

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    VERBS Irregular Verbs Helping have Verbs Linking Verbs Helping be VerbsADVERBSPREPOSITIONS Prepositional PhrasesCONJUNCTIONSABBREVIATIONSPUNCTUATIONQUOTATIONSINTERJECTIONS!

    LXIIILXIVLXV

    LXVILXVIILXVIIILXIXLXXLXXILXXIILXXIIILXXIVLXXVLXXVILXXVIILXXVIIILXXIX

    Cursive with Greek & LatinGetting to the Root of ThingsGrowing WordsWord DetectivesScience All AroundSize Science The Number StoryMath Words Made Easy!Head to ToeSounds All Around Vast Seas Starry SkiesDown to EarthFalse Clues: Tri Again!Try This TranslateGreek Latin Glossary + Index

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    Cursive & the Writers NotebookDetails, DetailsParagraphsDiary or Journal NotesAutobiography NotesThank You NotesPoetryPlay NotesCharacter SketchesShort Story NotesBook Case Notes

    Nn O Pp Qq Rr Ss T t Uu V W Xx Yy Zz 10 18 10 24 14 10 8 10 21 19 24 16 24

    Cursive & GrAMMAr - Continued

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  • Sample from Can-Do Cursive 5th Grade Workbook Handwriting Without Tears www.hwtears.com

    8 2008 Jan Z. OlsenHandwriting Without Tears Can-Do Cursive

    travel, up down travel away

    cross

    travel, up down upoverdowntravel away

    travel, up turn down travel away

    travel, up down travel away

    dot

    Trace the steps.

    Mr. Wrigt This is how to write cursive t h e i. Get ready . . . Now GO! GO! GO! GO!

    Check Letter1. Start correctly.2. Do each step.3. Bump the line.

    Write & Check t

    Write & Check h

    Write & Check e

    Write & Check i

    Write the letter.

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  • Sample from Can-Do Cursive 5th Grade Workbook Handwriting Without Tears www.hwtears.com

    46 2008 Jan Z. OlsenHandwriting Without Tears Can-Do Cursive

    And bgn to ry, Oh, Moher Dear, sadly fear,

    naugty kittens! Then shall hav no pie.

    mittens hav lot. What! Lot mittens!

    Three little kittens, lot their mittens,

    Do you remember Three Little Kittens? Not only did they lose their mittens; they also lost their pronouns. Help Mother Goose get this rhyme right!

    Fill in the missing pronouns. Choose pronouns from the list below.

    This piz is

    This b is

    This bs is

    These possessive pronouns also show ownership. Fill in the blanks. Choose pronouns from the list below.

    mine yours his hers ours theirs

    The FINE Print Choosing the right pronouns is easy as pie if you know the job it does in the sentence. (Whose is also a possessive case pronoun.)

    Possessive pronouns show ownership. They take the place of possessive nouns.

    Meagans carher car

    the cars trunkits trunk

    Mike and Gregs momtheir mom

    Give these possessive pronouns something to own. Choose from the list below or make up your own.

    shoes bike party friends shirt pizza soda money present

    my r his her

    its r r their

    we you they our your their

    bt the alze is

    bt that b is

    bt that bs is ,

    ,

    ,

    .

    .

    .

    Patricks carhis car

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  • Sample from Can-Do Cursive 5th Grade Workbook Handwriting Without Tears www.hwtears.com

    2008 Jan Z. Olsen LXVIIHandwriting Without Tears Can-Do Cursive

    Here are more familiar Greek and Latin roots:

    WORD DETECTIVES

    tricyle microcoe

    stroaut

    phooaph tripo ostellatio (Tip: The suffix -tion = state of, condition)

    Now draw pictures of some of the things listed on the page.

    Decode the words below by writing the meaning of their roots.

    naut = sailor

    =

    =

    =

    =

    =

    =

    +

    +

    +

    +

    +

    +

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    to = eightphoo = lightped

    scoe = look attri = three

    stro

    o = togetheryl = wheel, circleaph = write, drawmicro = small

    stella = star

    po= foot

    therm

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  • Sample from Can-Do Cursive 5th Grade Workbook Handwriting Without Tears www.hwtears.com

    82 2008 Jan Z. OlsenHandwriting Without Tears Can-Do Cursive

    PARAGRAPHS

    Keep your paragraphs organized and structured:1. Tell your reader what youre going to write about. This becomes the topic sentence.2. Say it. Give supporting facts, details, and thoughts about your topic sentence.3. Tell your reader what you said. Restate the idea from the topic sentence using different words.

    Plan your paragraph.

    My toic is:

    Thogts, facts, etails to include:

    Write a draft.

    1. Tic sentence:

    2. Sy it.

    3. Restate the toic sentence in ifferent ds.

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