Handwriting is a multi-faceted process encompassing sensory-motor,
visual-perceptual and cognitive skills. Challenges in any of
these areas can make learning to write more challenging and slower for some
children compared to their peers.
Various factors can contribute to a child's handwriting difficulties. These may include:
Note: Some signs are common in pre-schoolers just beginning to write. Consultation with an occupational therapist is advisable for concerns.