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12 Great Free Keyboarding Games to Teach Kids Typing

12 Great Free Keyboarding Games to Teach Kids Typing
June 5, 2014 Over the last few weeks I received a couple of emails asking for web games to help kids learn touch typing. I went through my archive and did some extra researching and came up with the list below. Touch typing is typing without using the sense of sight to find the keys. A person possessing touch typing skills will know their location on the keyboard through muscle memory. It can improve any individual's typing speed and accuracy dramatically. 1- Big Brown Bear This game provides several exercises designed to improve kids touch-typing skills. 2- Find The Letter Find The Letter is a game that helps learners type fast. 3- Key Seeker This is a great tool that helps young learners recognize the letters on a keyboard and use the correct hand to stoke the key. 4- Type A Letter This web tool helps kids learn to type fast using prompts from the screen. 5- Dance Mat Typing Dance Mat Typing is a wonderful typing game from BBC. 6- Keyboard Climber 7- Free Tying Game 9- Typing Ghost 11- Keybr

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Learn typing at the speed of thought! Typing lessons that work. This is, a web application that will help you teach touch typing. Touch typing is typing without using the sense of sight to find the keys. A person possessing touch typing skills will know their location on the keyboard through muscle memory. It can improve any individual's typing speed and accuracy dramatically. This is a short tutorial that will explain how does this application works.

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Lightning Typing Game  Lightning Typing The objective of the lightning typing game is to strike down the approaching mice with lightning by typing the words they are carrying along with them. If you take too long to type the word, the mice will reach your stack of blocks and destroy them, one by one. And since you are standing on [...] Game Instructions Free Touch Typing Lessons - Comprehensive 30 lesson typing tutor including home row. Our typing tutor lesson methodology is simple. Using a color coded keyboard, with corresponding color coded hands, we guide the typist through the keyboard, 2 keys at a time. We start with the home row keys and work our way out. The typist enters a words per minute goal to achieve. We set this word per minute goal between 5 and 60 words per minute. Once the typist has mastered the 2 keys at his words per minute goal, he is then presented with a review to use the 2 keys with all the other keys learned so far in previous lessons.

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Online Typing Games - Play Bubbles And KeyMan! Free typing games have become one of the most popular ways to develop keyboarding skills in the classroom through both the level of interaction they allow and also the variety of students which they appeal to. While playing with keyboard, students are also learning hand eye coordination and muscle memory. These are two most important elements of mastering touch typing. Free Typing Web Course has proven to be effective for learning how to quickly pick up a new skill. Students are challenged more and more at just the right times and rewarded upon completion. Keyboarding Games for Kids - Learning to Type Games for Kids Sorry, this is a flash-based game that requires Adobe Flash Player. Many of these games will run on mobile devices with VocabularySpellingCity apps. For Apple devices Available for Android

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