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Startwrite Features at a Glance

Startwrite has always made teaching easier, with personalized worksheets that engage children in the learning process. Nobody likes busy work. So Startwrite 6 is even more fun to use, with new learning tools, more powerful design options, Spanish language capability, and an endless supply of new resources.


Startwrite 6 includes lots of features designed to help each child practice strokes and shapes – the building blocks of handwriting. Plus, it's bilingual!

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Version 6 for Windows

  • Start Dot: The Start Dot shows your student where to begin each letter. Use the Start Dot in combination with other features to create all kinds of exciting worksheets.
start dot
  • Letter Outline: Get the youngest ones started by tracing lines within the outline of each letter.
letter outline
  • Decision Dots: These dots indicate critical points in a letter, where each stroke begins, ends, bends, curves, zigs or zags. So children can practice what comes next.
decision dots
  • Color Letters: Designate each stroke with a color or shade of gray, indicating which comes 1st, 2nd, and 3rd. Teach your kids technique with a fun, colorful exercise.
color letters
  • Dotted Shapes: Place these objects on the same line as the word, so students can trace geometric shapes and learn to write their names: square, circle, triangle.
dotted shapes
  • Spanish Fonts: Now Spanish speakers can practice in their own language, and other kids can learn special characters like ñ and é.
spanish fonts


get creative

Spice up your worksheets. Robust design tools make editing easier, and put you in control of color, size and graphic elements, from borders to clip art.