At a glance

Year Levels

Years F-6


  • New South Wales
  • Victoria
  • Queensland
  • Western Australia

Resource available

  • Student books
  • Teaching support on Oxford Owl: Activity sheets, digital teaching activities


Developing the building blocks of handwriting

Oxford Handwriting is a comprehensive and engaging program designed to introduce and develop the fundamental skills of handwriting. It includes correct posture and grip models, opportunities to model and practise accurate letter formation and joining techniques, and activities to help every student develop a fluent, automatic handwriting style.

The Oxford Handwriting series features words from the Oxford Wordlist as well as themes and characters from Oxford Reading for Comprehension.

Teaching Support and resources

Oxford Handwriting offers complimentary teaching support via Oxford Owl, including:

  • digital activities to support accurate and automatic formation of letters and numbers
  • more than 100 activity sheets for consolidation and practice
  • recording and assessment templates
  • high-frequency words from the Oxford Wordlist.

A suite of Oxford Handwriting online teaching resources can be found on Oxford Owl.

Further information

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