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Keyboarding Links

 

Downloadable 

  • Tux Typing 2 - Tux Typing 2 is a typing practice program featuring Tux, the Linux penguin. It is good for teaching younger students the location of the keys on the keyboard and then it progresses on. 
  • Typer Shark  - Download the free trial version of Typer Shark. (5.26mb) It has more features than the online version.

 

Online

  • Dance Mat Typing- A fun colourful website with animation and games introducing touch typing to children aged 7 to 11. 
  • Typer Shark - Free online version of Typer Shark from Yahoo Games! This version has limited features. 
  • Strategies 2 Design - Elementary - Lower Elementary Resource 
  • Strategies 2 Design - This website lists various online typing programs.  You will need to check them out to see which one you like the best! 
  • Custom Typing - This is a typing program for individuals, schools and companies.  There is a monthly subscription fee for the program however it does provide the opportunity to track the progress of one or more individuals. 
  • Type Racer - The online typing competition, TypeRacer, is a multiplayer typing game where you race others by typing quotes from popular books, movies, and songs. 
  • Typing Web - free online typing program with lessons included.

 

Find out how fast you type?  Take one of these online typing tests!