Dysgraphia

Dysgraphia is a neurological condition which may result in a learner experiencing difficulties with their fine motor control, spelling, hand-writing and grammar.

Below are some links giving more information about the condition:

Developmental Co-ordination Disorder Support Organisations

A list of websites from organisations working to support people with DCD (also called Dyspraxia):

Dyspraxia Foundation – click on the “About Dyspraxia” tab for information about this disorder and how it affects learning and everyday life.

Mindroom – website with information about various conditions that can affect learning including DCD, ADHD and Dyslexia

NHS Choices – Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (dyspraxia) in children – NHS overview including description, symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment

Handwriting Practice


This is a great resource that creates worksheets which can be used by pupils to practice and improve their hand-writing skills. The worksheets can be adapted to suit the writing ability of the pupils. Additionally, as any text can be used to produce the worksheet, they can be tailored to the interests of the pupil.

To access the resource, click on the link to the website above then, under the English Language menu, select Handwriting Practice.