How to Write With Chalk Without Making Earsplitting Squeaky Noises

Do you hate it when you go up to the chalkboard and start drawing, but then it makes very bad squeaky noises, and you start grinding your teeth? Well you can eliminate some of that with this article!

Steps

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    Don't write so hard or with too much pressure. Just a light mark should do the trick.
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    Hold the chalk with your whole hand; place a finger over the end, right on top of the writing point. This helps eliminate jittering (resulting in squeaking).
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    Try breaking the chalk before writing.
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    Lift up your hand up once in a while.
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    Wash the board once it gets foggy.

Tips

  • You can keep on practicing writing on the board until you get the hang of it.
  • Make sure your chalk isn't old and hard.
  • It helps writing downward instead of upwards.

Warnings

  • Don't give up- you just have to practice.

Things You'll Need

  • Chalkboard
  • Chalk

Article Info

Categories: Writing Implements