Hiragana Writing Practice

Printable Writing Practice Sheets with grid lines (PDF)


Handwriting Practice Sheet

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How to Practice

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We recommend to do the following practice.

  1. First Row: Carefully imitate the shape of sample letters.
  2. Second Row: Write letters by occasionally looking the sample.
  3. Third Row: Write a letter without looking, then compare with the sample.

Refer grid lines to check the position of each stroke.

This one-time practice would be enough to get familiar with the shape of letters.

Repeat the practice to become a master of beautiful handwriting!


Handwriting Instructions

Handwriting instructions for each letter are available at the following pages.

sheet Hiragana instructions
01 あ い う え お Hiragana Course - Lesson 1
02 か き く け こ Hiragana Course - Lesson 2
03 さ し す せ そ Hiragana Course - Lesson 3
04 た ち つ て と Hiragana Course - Lesson 4
05 な に ぬ ね の Hiragana Course - Lesson 5
06 は ひ ふ へ ほ Hiragana Course - Lesson 6
07 ま み む め も Hiragana Course - Lesson 7
08 や ゆ よ Hiragana Course - Lesson 8
09 ら り る れ ろ Hiragana Course - Lesson 9
10 わ を ん Hiragana Course - Lesson 10

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