Lessons & Ideas
Our company president, Carolyn Hurst, writes a regular column in The Old Schoolhouse Magazine. Below are reprints of her articles which feature a free drawing lesson from our award-winning Draw•Write•Now® series.
Historical Barns - Download PDF (142 KB)
(The Old Schoolhouse Magazine, Spring 2007. Reprinted by permission)
Transcontinental Railroad - Download PDF (334 KB)
(The Old Schoolhouse Magazine, Summer 2006. Reprinted by permission)
Reindeer - Download PDF (273 KB)
(The Old Schoolhouse Magazine, Fall 2006. Reprinted by permission)
(The Old Schoolhouse Magazine, Summer 2007)
The drawing lesson featured in this article appears in Draw•Write•Now®, Book Two $12.99
In The News
Handwriting Counts! Why Good Penmanship Will Never Go Out of Style
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(Educational Dealer Magazine © 2006. Reprinted by Permission)
This article offers an excellent overview on why it's important to teach handwriting skills in a computer age. It explores the pros and cons of the various alphabet styles currently being taught and offers excellent teaching tips for developing a strong handwriting program. It also explains how to make the process fun so your children will want to practice their penmanship!