K5 Learning: Free worksheets & more

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  K5 Learning offers a personalized online reading and math program for kids in kindergarten through 5th grade, featuring the following topics (click the pic for an introductory video):   Outside of their paid program, this website also offers quite …

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Fran’s Freebies: Central America Cursive

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  This 7-page worksheet packet includes one page on each of the following countries of Central America (between Mexico and South America): Belize Guatemala El Salvador Honduras Nicaragua Costa Rica Panama   Each page includes a warm-up focusing on a …

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Fran’s Freebies: Big Cities & Landmarks cursive

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  This 23-page printable intermediate to advanced cursive handwriting worksheet packet focuses on 9 big cities in the USA, along with a selection of their special landmarks: New York City (+ 5 landmarks) Los Angeles (+ 2 landmarks) Chicago (+ …

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Fran’s Freebies: Invertebrates Cursive

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  This simple set of 10 cursive handwriting worksheets covers these different types of animals without backbones (invertebrates): sponges cnidarians flatworms roundworms segmented worms mollusks arthropods crustaceans (type of arthropod) arachnids (type of arthropod) echinoderms   How many of these …

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Fran’s Freebies: Quotations in Cursive

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  This simple cursive handwriting packet consists of 18 pages, each featuring 2 quotations in cursive, plus an inspirational graphic and 14 simple lines for transcribing the quotes in cursive for penmanship practice.   Sample quotations from this packet: “Reading …

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Fran’s Freebies: Bible Verses Cursive

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  The Fran’s Freebies Cursive Scriptures worksheet packet includes 30 pages of Bible verses to practice. At the top of each page is one or more verses from the King James Version of the Bible, written in traditional (ABeka) style …

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Fran’s Freebies: Seabird Cursive

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  The Fran’s Freebies Seabirds Cursive packet includes one page of intermediate to advanced cursive handwriting practice on each of the following ten bird species: albatross blue-footed booby masked booby northern gannet long-tailed jaeger kittiwake cape petrel Atlantic puffin shearwater …

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Fran’s Freebies: Ancient Egypt Deities Cursive

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  This printable packet is made of just seven simple pages of cursive handwriting practice. The Fran’s Freebies Egypt Cursive packet includes pages on the following ancient Egyptian deities: Thoth — writing and sciene Horus — patron god of ancient …

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Fran’s Freebies: Countries of Africa cursive

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  This free 10-page printable cursive handwriting packet includes the following Countries of Africa: Cameroon Congo Egypt Gabon Kenya Mali Nigeria Somalia South Africa Uganda Each page features a map of Africa showing the location of the country, two illustrative graphics …

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Fran’s Freebies: Explorers Cursive

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  This free printable set of a dozen intermediate cursive handwriting practice worksheets covers these famous explorers in world history: Captain James Cook Hernando de Soto Ferdinand Magellan Amerigo Vespucci Juan Ponce de Leon Ernest Shackleton David Livingstone Lewis & …

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Fran’s Freebies: Easy Cursive 1

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  This set of 22 free printable easy cursive handwriting worksheets is great for students finishing up their first full year of cursive practice, or beginning their second year. Each page features a short warm-up section featuring two letters or letter pairs, a fun picture, …

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Fran’s Freebies: World Cities Cursive

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  This printable set of landscape-oriented cursive worksheets on world cities includes: London, England, U.K. Toronto, Ontario, Canada Amsterdam, Netherlands Madrid, Spain Nairobi, Kenya Mexico City, Mexico Sydney, Australia Singapore City, Singapore Tokyo, Japan Lima, Peru Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Vancouver, …

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Fran’s Freebies: Endangered Plants Cursive

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  This is a simple black and white set of 10 free intermediate level cursive worksheets.  Each page features a warm-up with four upper or lower case letters, a sketch of the plant, its scientific name, a sentence or two about …

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Fran’s Freebies: Snakes Cursive

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  These six pages of intermediate to advanced cursive practice features six Poisonous Snakes of the World: American Copperhead Coral Snake Diamondback Rattlesnakes Common Adder Cobras Mambas Each page features a brief paragraph in ABeka font cursive, a photo or drawing of the snake, and …

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Fran’s Freebies: Beginning Cursive 2 – Zaner-Bloser

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  This set of 36 printable cursive handwriting worksheets introduces and practices all upper case letters of the alphabet. One or two new cursive letters are introduced at a time, first with arrows showing direction of writing, then with outlines …

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Fran’s Freebies: Printable Cursive Alphabets

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  This Fran’s Freebies packet features 5 different printable alphabet pages for each of the 3 fonts featured on this site: ABeka cursive font D’Nealian cursive font Zaner-Bloser cursive font Each page has the alphabet in order from Aa to …

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