Designed to facilitate the correct positioning and holding of a writing tool. The SportWriter™ is recommended for use with children of any age who have inappropriate grasp patterns. Our “Writers” are being used in many classrooms, clinics and homes, and have proven beneficial to all children who are learning to write. They can also be used with many of the pencil grips currently available. The SportWriter™ features popular sports ball charms on the cord for grasping.
+ Perfect Pencil Position
+ Perfect Finger Position
+ Perfect Wrist Position
+ Perfect Hand Position
= Better Penmanship
Materials/Construction: Soft, comfortable, cotton stretch knit band, satin cord. The HandiWriter® has a dolphin charm, and the SportWriter has a Baseball or Soccer Ball charm.
Instructions: See video on this page. The HandiWriter® is worn with the large loop around the wrist. The charm is held in the palm of the hand with the l ittle and ring fingers. The thumb, first and middle fingers grasp a pencil and the top loop of the HandiWriter® is placed around the top of the pencil. This pulls the pencil back into the web of the hand, and forms the therapist recommended “TRIPOD GRIP”.
Colors/Size/Packaging: SportWriters are available in Black (soccer ball) and Red (baseball). One size fits most children. Sold individually or in bulk packs of 12, 50 or 100 count packages.
Comments: Hand washing and air-drying is recommended. WARNING: This product contains small parts which could present a choking hazard. To insure the safety of the user, adequate supervision is recommended.