The following websites are great for printable cursive worksheets. I have used them in the past with students, and they are quite painless.
Handwriting for Kids
Throughout the year, students will be learning the basics of the language through oral and written work. Thus far, we have reviewed content they have learned in previous years, so that I may understand their level of language acquisition. The majority of the grade is participation, although classwork, homework, quizzes and tests are factors also.
Power of the Pen
Power of the Pen will meet approximately twice a month in the 8th grade room from 3:15-4:00.