Year of Publication


Date of Thesis


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Science


Occupational Therapy

Subject Categories

Preschool children -- New York (State) -- Writing; Hispanic-American children -- New York (State) -- Writing; Penmanship


The purpose of this study was to examine and determine patterns of pencil grasp in Hispanic, African-American, and Anglo-American preschoolers ages three to five, and to examine if parental influence is associated with these patterns.

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