Fun Handwriting Games Freebie
There is no doubt about it, children can get tired of practicing handwriting. Even more so when they need to improve their handwriting. Handwriting is a difficult task to practice over and over again. Why not add in some fun handwriting games? This freebie can be downloaded at the end of the post.
How Do You Play the Fun Handwriting Games?
Have you ever heard of MASH, the fortune telling pencil and paper game? These two games are just like MASH but with different topics. This freebie is from the complete fun handwriting worksheets packet that includes over 20 other similar games.
There are two freebies included in the download.
How to Play the Story Starter MASH Game:
Directions: Fill in the blank boxes with your story starter ideas. Draw a spiral in the circle. Count all the rings of the spiral. It is your lucky number. Start counting up to your lucky number at the #1 character. Stop counting lines when you get to your lucky number. Cross that item out. Continue counting up to your lucky number and crossing items out leaving only one option left in each section to decide what story to create!
How to Play the Boredom Buster MASH Game:
Directions: Fill in the blank boxes with some boredom busting ideas. Draw a spiral in the circle. Count all the rings of the spiral. It is your lucky number. Start counting up to your lucky number at #1 in outdoor ideas. Stop counting lines when you get to your lucky number. Cross that item out. Continue counting up to your lucky number and crossing items out leaving only one option left in each section to determine what you should do next!
When to Use the Fun Handwriting Games?
The best thing about these two games is that you sneak in handwriting practice but you are also encouraging literacy, creativity, expressive writing, and independent play time. Wow – that is a lot for 2 pages, right?
So use them anytime! Quiet time, before screen time, rainy days, indoor recess, handwriting homeworks, when ever your child needs a boredom busting enrichment activity just print and play!
Get the Complete MASH Game Packet
Trust me, once kids start playing these games they will want to do more handwriting practice. You can get the complete MASH Game Packet here.
The MASH games for kids is loaded with 20+ printables to practice handwriting, creativity and more! Busy professionals, teachers, and parents will appreciate these ready to go activities to help children succeed and have fun.
Download your FREE Copy of the Games
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