The letter “a” is the 1st letter in the English Alphabet, but this is the third letter to be learned in cursive. On this page, you will learn the formation of this letter and download our worksheet for practicing this letter.
Look at the image below. This image shows the formation of the letter. Numbers are included to show the sequence of writing.
Lifting the pen
No. You should not lift the pen in between to complete the letter. The writing is continuous until you complete it.
Yes. This letter connects with the succeeding lowercase letter, as well as, with the preceding connectable capital letters.
We have prepared a worksheet for you to practice this letter. This worksheet has dotted letters that help you to trace and write the letter properly. The worksheet also has empty boxes for you to write on your own. It also helps you in practicing a pattern where the letter is repeated twice.
Download Cursive Lowercase Letter a Worksheet [PDF, 1 page, 95KB]
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