Writing cursive is a classic skill to have, but many kids struggle with it. Printer Friend.ly has different cursive templates for you to use. Often it can be useful to focus on just one letter. In this post, we have multiple templates focusing on the letter ‘A’.

If you want to download all of the following PDF’s, scroll down to the bottom of this post, where you will find links to all the worksheets. Need some writing/pencil practice before getting to cursive? We also have handwriting and dexterity worksheets that can help improve handwriting for kids and adults! If you want to focus specifically on calligraphy, use this printable lined paper to practice.

1) Printable Cursive Worksheets for Kids

In this first worksheet, students can copy the uppercase cursive letters on the line beneath each pre-formed letter. This will give students a sense of how capitalized letters look, and how forming each letter works in relation to the others.

Capital cursive practice

 

To download the above worksheet as a PDF, click here.

2) Free cursive “A” practice sheet (upper and lowercase)

In this worksheet, we focus on upper and lowercase a’s, to get students used to forming the shapes. This sheet is helpful because students can trace over the dotted lines, and then try making their own letters underneath.

Upper and lowercase cursive A

 

To download the above worksheet as a PDF, click here.

3) Capital “A” worksheet (uppercase)

In this worksheet, we focus just on the uppercase ‘A’. Students will copy the letter on each space under the template given.

cursive A uppercase

To download the above worksheet as a PDF, click here.

4) Lowercase cursive “a” worksheet

In this sheet, you can trace over all the letters, but there’s also space to draw freeform ‘a’s.

lowercase a cursive practice

 

To download the above worksheet as a PDF, click here.

5) Print and download cursive A worksheets

Printable Cursive Worksheets for Kids

Free cursive “A” practice sheet (upper and lowercase)

Capital “A” worksheet (uppercase)

Lowercase cursive “a” worksheet

Do you need more tips on writing in cursive? If you are an adult wanting to work on your handwriting, check out this post with tips on which pens to use, which ways to hold them, and more! Wikihow has an article that gives tips and pictures on how to write in cursive as well.