Cursive Writing Wizard app (typically 3.99) for iPhone and iPad provides the same fun multimedia effects that can motivate students to practice letter formation. Customization options are available for the type of font, size, speed and amount of modeled instruction provided for the user.
Multiple users and progress reports are available within the app.
Here is a quick video on some of the great features within the Cursive Writing Wizard app:
OS requirements: iOS 5.1 (this will work on an iPad 1)
Not teaching cursive handwriting or not a high priority for intervention with your students? Consider downloading this free app for the pre-writing or number activities provided. Assessment information (replay information providing accuracy and stroke patterns) for each user is available for all activities, including pre-writing and number formation allowing an easy way to gather and review student progress.
Although you might not be teaching cursive handwriting to your students, this app might be an adjunct for pre-writing or number formation development for your students. Using it as pre and post assessment information for letter formation or pre-writing goals for your students.
Would you use this type of information for data gathering for a student learning objective if required to participate in teacher effectiveness?