Typing Instructor Web for Kids for Schools
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Typing Instructor Web for Kids for Schools

www.typingforschools.com
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Overview

An innovative online program that teaches young students, grades 1 to 5, to type while taking an exciting adventure on Typer Island.

Typing Instructor Web for Kids for Schools Use the link above to access a free 30-Day Trial of Typing Instructor Web for Kids for Schools and the Premium Management Center. Learn why Amazon and Top Ten Reviews rate Typing Instructor the #1 typing tutor. Typing Instructor Web for Kids is an innovative online program that teaches kids, ages 6 to 12, to type on an exciting adventure on Typer Island, in English and Spanish. This program is all about fun; packed with education, entertainment, and motivation, to give students a great experience when they learn to keyboard. Kids begin their adventure on Typer Island where they learn all keyboard basics following one of 11 age and grade appropriate Typing Plans. Step-by-step lessons, challenges, tests, games, and rewards motivate students to type their way around the Island. Students visit all five lands on the island during their adventure, each presenting new keys to learn and typing challenges and games. Once they reach the Castle they conquer the Island, become the ruler, and become Touch-Typists! They can choose additional activities only found in the Castle and go to the mysterious underwater Lost City, and play Treasures of the Sunken City to find the four crown jewels needed to complete their treasure chest. Typing Instructor Web for Kids provides young students with a fully-integrated learning experience. This robust application is unlike many stand alone, a la carte typing programs. The keyboarding curriculum follows the standards outlined by the National Education Technology Standards (NETS), and the Common Core Standards. 11 Typing Plans Designed for Grades 1-5 Typing Instructor Web for Kids has all the tools kids need to learn proficient keyboarding, including 11 unique and complete Typing Plans, designed for ages 6 to 12. • Suggested Typing Plan • Learning the Home Row Plan • Home Row and Upper Row Plan • Home Row and Lower Row Plan • Suggest Typing Plan (no games) • Ages 7 to 8 Plan • Ages 9 to 10 Plan • Skill Building Plan • Games Plan • Numeric Keypad Plan • Numeric Keypad Numbers Only Instant Results for Lessons, Tests & Games! Students learn all of the letters on the keyboard by visiting the five lands of Typer Island and following their selected Typing Plan. They can check their results at any time, review their progress and change their settings. Creative Activities Make Learning to Type Fun A variety of extra activities make it fun for kids to improve their skills, including practice lessons, practice challenges, exciting typing games, and typing favorite literature and stories. Challenging Typing Games – Motivating Rewards! Exciting typing games challenge students to pass the first level and advance to the next – and post the high score for the classroom or school! Kids have so much fun practicing in the arcade they forget they are improving their skills! All games are designed to teach specific skills such as finger-to-key striking, rhythm, speed, accuracy, and more. Motivating Rewards Kids are motivated to keep typing and collect all of the jewels and coins for their treasure box, as they complete typing tests and challenges successfully. Management Center Features For District & School Administrators • LDAP Technology • Auto-Importing • Three Levels of Management for Districts, Schools, and Classes • Import Five Ways with Preset Excel Templates • Export Detailed Student Reports to Excel for Customization • Enhanced User Interface • Easy Administrator Password Management • Import and Export Students by Class or School or Teacher For Teachers • Easy! Toby & Laffite Guide Students Through each step of the way on Typer Island • Select Typing Plan by Student or Class • Set Word per Minute Goal by Student or Class • Run Typing Reports by Student or Class • Assign Grades from Robust Set of Student Reports Benefits for Your School • First Class Typing Solution • English or Spanish • Private Label with Unique Web Address, Name, Logo & Colors • Meets Standards for: NETS/ISTE, Common Core, Smarter Balanced & PARCC • No Software to Install or Maintain • Comprehensive Management Center Video Training

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James WadeOct 23, 2021

The link sends me to some sketchy websites with external links.

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Vivienne RogersAug 8, 2016

This program is the best available in my opinion. I am an aide in my sons elementary school computer lab and we love typing instructor. The instruction, games and motivation is so much better than the old program we were using. I hope more schools consider switching as well.

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Aimee SmithAug 1, 2016

I learned to type 60 wpm in middle school using typing instructor - and it was fun! The adventure to the castle and the games are awesome. So glad my teacher chose this for us.

4 out of 8 people found this helpful

Details

  • Version
    1.0.4
  • Updated
    December 15, 2015
  • Size
    16.75KiB
  • Languages
    English
  • Developer
    3049 Independence Drive Suite E Livermore, CA 94551 United States
    Website
    Email
    customercare@individualsoftware.com
  • Non-trader
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