Learning To Type – How Fast Do You Type?

I came across this video today and was amazed!  I’m sure McKenzie could stomp Mr. A in a typing contest. 

Whiz Kid Typist

Many of my students are hunt and peck typist and with no formal training until they hit the Middle School I think that it would be appropriate to learn proper technique on their own.  Below are some websites where kids can go to learn and practice typing skills.

http://www.typingweb.com/
http://play.typeracer.com/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/
http://keypractice.pbworks.com/Keyboarding-Links
http://www.techconnect.glencoe.com/techconnect/keyboarding/start.htm

I will update more later…