Provides introduction to keyboarding - teaches children to find letters and other symbols on the keyboard, then improve typing speed. A fun way to basic develop familiarity with the keyboard and begin to improve typing speed. One great feature is that adults can type in spelling lists that children can practice. Does not instruct in finger position - will work for touch and two-fingered typists. Runs through Windows Internet Explorer, as you would access this web site. This program runs speedier on speedier computers.
Throw custard pies at zany creatures, while improving typing, spelling, and reading skills. Speedy Keys was designed for early learners and special education students, to develop a familiarity with the standard keyboard in a fun and encouraging way. Four activities include:
Splat - Hit the zany characters with the pies - Have fun while developing letter recognition in lower case, upper case or mixed case scenarios.
Monkey Business - Save Bubba Monkey from the gorilla - Single letter and word typing in a jungle setting.
Crazy Cars - Choose your car and race against the computer - Practice letter and word typing in a racetrack setting.
Bug Band - Make the incredible creature band play tunes to accompany your sentences - Retype structured sentences from supplied wordlists.