Keyboarding

http://teachnet.com/lesson/tech/keyboarding110900.htmlThis site has a Keyboard image in pdf format that can be downloaded for students to practice keyboarding active

http://www.laptop-lcd-screen.co.uk/laptopparts/keyboarding.asp Laptop Language Keyboarding - Here is a resource page with alot of keyboarding and typing tutorials -They also have a nice colored keyboard that you can print out to help you learn the locations for your fingers. (This was recommended to me by a student)active

http://www.literacycenter.net/letters_en/typing_en_uc.php practice finding letters on the keyboardactive

http://www.tvokids.com/games/keyboardclimber keyboarding: simple activity - help monkey climb to the top by clicking on the correct letters

http://www.strategy2design.com/ms/678kblp.html This site has links for visuals that can help students learn to use a keyboard correctly.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/ This site has several levels for students to practice keyboarding.

http://www.powertyping.com/ more online keyboarding practice active

http://www.primarygames.com/arcade/virtualworlds/handipoints/tidepool/start.htm once you have mastered the keyboard, practice for speed at this site.active

http://www.typing-lessons.org/ another approach to teaching keyboardingactive

http://www.teachers.net/lessons/posts/1656.html A Clue For Keyboarding: This game of clues to key locations is played without keyboards, yet reinforces keyboarding skills nevertheless.active

http://www.sasked.gov.sk.ca/docs/elemkey/index.html Elementary Keyboarding Guide: Recommendations, competencies, activities, and more are compiled in this keyboarding guide for elementary school classes.

http://www.teachers.net/lessons/posts/564.html A New Twist on the Keyboard (Lesson Plan): A This larger than life lesson plan reinvents the keyboard drill in a uniquely imaginative way. Students will get to interact with their learning exercises in an engaging manner; even kindergarten students should be able to master skills in this fashion

http://www.poetry4kids.com/modules.php?name=Games&op=display_game&game=Alphattack a fast paced game to practice speed in keyboardingactive

http://www.recordnations.com/articles/online-typing.php This site has many links to online tutorials, games, practice drills, and tests. It was recommended by students in Fort Worth, Texas.

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