Teaching Resource

Letter Formation Alphabet Posters (With Instructions)

PDF | 26 pages|Grade: F

A set of letter formation alphabet posters, with simple instructions, to display in the classroom.

Use this alphabet teaching resource in the classroom to show students how to form each letter.

Display the posters on the wall for students to refer to when writing. Each poster contains a few simple instructions on how to create each letter.

The resource also contains four posters explaining some of the shapes that can be found in the letters of the alphabet.

Select the most appropriate font for your class using the drop-down download button.

If you have students who struggle with letter reversal, read our blog – Why Students Reverse Letters – A Guide for Teachers (Mirror Writing).

  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Australian Curriculum alignment

  • ACELY1653

    Produce some lower case and upper case letters using learned letter formationsElaborationsadopting correct posture and pencil grip)learning to produce simple handwriting movements)following clear demonstrations of how to construct each letter (for ex...

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Is there an upper case version in QLD available?

Helen · Apr 1st, 2020

Paul (Teach Starter)

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Paul (Teach Starter) · Apr 1st, 2020

Karina Hamilton

Hi, Could the NSW font be changed. I think it may link to another states because we don’t have flicks on our letters in NSW and the letters like k are not in NSW Foundation font. Thanks

Karina Hamilton · Mar 31st, 2020

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Paul (Teach Starter) · Mar 31st, 2020

Carol Parry

would love this in QLD font

Carol Parry · Jan 2nd, 2020


Hi Carol,
This is available in QLD font. Just tap the arrow next to the Download button and then select QLD Print from the drop down menu.
If there is anything else I can assist you with, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Kristian · Jan 2nd, 2020

Resource Updates

  • Corrected the NSW Foundation Print download option.

    Fix by Tom (Teach Starter) Jan 27th, 2021

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