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St Paul's C of E Primary School

Heathside Grove

LEARNING to make a difference


Monday 11th January 2021

LO:  To know how to form Zig-Zag letters correctly and use these to write labels.



Begin by reading these pages with an adult, older brother or sister.


Think about these questions:

Would you like to play with these toys?

Do the puzzles look like the ones we have in school?

What do you think the toys are made of?



Complete this handwriting warm up using the hand you hold your pencil in.


Crocodile Snap Pencil Warm Up!

Remember how to hold your pencil correctly.

If you had a triangle grip in your home learning pack, use that to help! 




Use this rhyme to help you with your grip.

Today we are going to learn how to write Zig-zag Letters:




Watch this video to see how to form the letters correctly.

Use these guides and lined paper in your book to practice making the letters correctly.



Now we know how to write Long-ladder, curly-caterpillar, one-armed robot and zig-zag letters, it’s time to write some labels for these pictures of toys.


Remember: start your letters on the line.






Now complete page 2 in your handwriting book to practice your pencil control.