In the mid-1800's, the Spencerian form of penmanship became a standard. An elegant handwriting was much prized. Today, in our computer age, a fine, beautiful, and legible handwriting brings a warm personal touch to our correspondence. These books, five copybooks and a theory book (available separately or as a set), may be used to introduce cursive writing to second or third graders or to improve the handwriting of older students or adults. They also may be used to provide motor skills and basics to launch out into calligraphy and other forms of artistic development.
I love the fact that it is distinctly Christian. We love the character books! We are working on contentment right now. The badges are geared toward things that my daughter doesn't get exposed to. For example, dollmaking isn't a common activity. Keepers helps to get back to a less processed time.