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Song Lyrics

Song Lyrics

Sometimes it can be monotonous for students to continually key in assignments from word processing or keyboarding textbooks. To break up the routine in keyboarding or word processing classes have your students type the lyrics of popular songs. 

Fun, Quick Keyboarding Activities

Fun, Quick Keyboarding Activities

Fun, quick keyboarding activities to practice technique and touch typing.

Hide and Seek

Hide and Seek

PURPOSE:  Test student’s knowledge of the alpha and numeric key placement and identify keys that need additional review. PROCEDURE:  As a class, a...

History of the QWERTY Keyboard

History of the QWERTY Keyboard

Check out this short video about the history of the QWERTY keyboard.

5 Fast and Furious Racing Games

5 Fast and Furious Racing Games

We know there are too many keyboarding games and resources out there, and many of them aren’t worth your time.  So we’ve handpicked "Five Fast and Furious” racing games that are tried and true winners that your emerging typists are guaranteed to LOVE!

Tips: How to Type Faster and Master the Keyboard

Tips:  How to Type Faster and Master the Keyboard

Tips: How to Type Faster and Master the Keyboard

Typing Boggle

Typing Boggle

Like the popular word game Boggle, practice touch typing with newly learned keys by typing as many word combinations as you can from the letters provided.

Keeping Devices Sanitized During COVID

Keeping Devices Sanitized During COVID

While cleaning is the removal of visible foreign matter from a surface, disinfecting is the actual killing of the bacteria and viruses on a surface. It is possible to be clean but not disinfected, and similarly disinfected but not clean.

4 Team Activities for Keyboarding Speed & Accuracy Building

4 Team Activities for Keyboarding Speed & Accuracy Building

We know there are too many keyboarding games and resources out there, and many of them aren’t worth your time.  So we’ve picked “Four Team Favorites” for building speed and accuracy.  

Keyboarding: A Critical Skill

Keyboarding:  A Critical Skill

    Mom had a typewriter, and she was good at it!  I loved watching her skim over the keys as she typed, only occasionally needing to stop and mak...