Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Typing Web. Techie Site of the Week!
Do you want to increase your touch typing speed, teach your youngsters how to speed type, or check your sequencing and tracking skills? Then Typing Web is for you! Teachers can also create their own free classroom with student access, where they can grade, track progress, and create and manage their class list. I tried the free program, and was thrilled to see how easy it is to use, and some of the cognitive skills it tested: my fine motor skills, my ability to remember the keys and sequencing, as well as processing speed. My son watched and laughed:) Back in the day of course I had a typing speed of......
As our students migrate more to the web to do their school work this is a "no- brainer for kids", to learn the first steps of typing accuracy, along with alphabetical tracking skills. You can also get your certificate of completion at the end of the fun and games.
Blessings to you as you teach your students how to type:)