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Cursive: The write way to communicate

Cursive? Is it a breed of dog or is it your hamster's name? Or it could be a video game. Cursive writing is a more fancy kind of writing. It is mostly used when you write letters, but here's the problem -- we have iPhones, so we can just call people. You're probably thinking, "What's the point of cursive?" Well, your grandpa and grandma probably knew cursive.

In Jericho Elementary School, we did a survey on cursive writing with 85 fifth-graders.

How many of you have written a letter? 50How many of you have written a letter in cursive writing? 15

How many of you have sent a

text? 66

How many of you have sent an

email? 39

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