So many people make the mistake of using dots which just confuse the kid. MUCH better than dots or dashes. Highlighters to teach handwriting. This idea could also be used with D' Nelian handwriting or cursive on lined paper templates for older kids.
Fine Motor Skills - Handwriting Practice with Shaving Cream
scissor exercises for children - happy hooligans - kids cutting skills Consider as HOMEWORK for primary grades. It's hard to believe students get to grade and don't know how to hold a scissor or cut in a straight line!