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Very Hungry Handwriting

Very Hungry Handwriting
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In this worksheet, your students practice handwriting words from the story The Very Hungry Caterpillar. The attached file has all of the Australian handwriting fonts included for your students to trace.

This activity was created as a part of Teach This’ Very Hungry Caterpillar unit. It is designed to help you bring an exciting range of cross-curricular activities into your classroom to go along with this classic story book. In the unit students will sequence the story, assemble sentences, count their way through fruit, make healthy eating decisions and learn a little bit about how hungry caterpillars turn into beautiful butterflies.

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Curriculum Codes


Form most lower-case and upper-case letters using learnt letter formations

ACELY1653 8.4

Produce some lower case and upper case letters using learned letter formations

ENe-3A old

Produces most lower case and upper case letters and uses digital technologies to construct texts

ENE-HANDW-01 new

Produces all lower-case and upper-case letters to create texts


Understand that sounds in English are represented by upper- and lower-case letters that can be written using learned letter formation patterns for each case



Also included is a version of the sheet with letterboxes as an extension for some students.

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