Developing arm and shoulder strength leads to better coordination for writing. Get lots of exercise moving like these animals on the Spark Card.
More: Read about more animals and how they move in Move! by Steve Jenkins or check out how baby animals move in Babies on the Go by Linda Ashman. Two terrific authors from Colorado!
Practicing letters in fun ways can make learning letters easier. Try the tracing activities on the Spark Card.
More: Check out ideas for writing letters on different tactile surfaces from Allaboutlearningpress.com. Write letters for younger children to trace, or have older kids try the letters themselves.