Practice Writing the Letter Ff
Pencil Lift: Lowercase manuscript f requires one pencil lift to cross the letter. Uppercase manuscript letter F uses 2 pencil lifts (3 strokes) to complete the letter
List of Words Used in Worksheets: Fred, fan, Feat, fig, fold, Fade, far, file, fur, face, fang, fear, Feet, Fact, fail, feud, for, Fad, fall, fern, fox, fake, fen, Fife, fuzz
fad — passing fashion
fen — swamp; bog
feud — deadly quarrel, as between families
fife — small, shrill flute
The animations are un-intimidating and hand-drawn. The lowercase and lowercase "f" has one pencil lift.
Instructions, click on the link to open the file and print. The files are PDF.
Lowercase F, Manuscript, Arrows/No Arrows
Capital F, Manuscript, Arrows/No Arrows
Hollow-Practice - words
Hollow-Practice - words 2
Hollow-Practice - words 3
For smaller rule see the bottom of the ZB Animations Home Page: Donna Young's Manuscript Handwriting Animations
Fern - Coloring Page of Crested Woodfern
Fern Image Credit: USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 1: 19
A fife is a small, high-pitched, transverse flute that is similar to the piccolo, but louder and shriller due to its narrower bore. The fife originated in medieval Europe and is often used in military and marching bands. Someone who plays the fife is called a fifer.
February 5, 2011