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    Mr. B's Jazzed-Up Alphabet Song Backtrack
    Can you sing it in keyboard order?

  1. Please use inside voicesZero Sum (ABCya)
  2. Number Race: Choose GREATER THAN (ABCya)
  3. Number Race: Choose LESS THAN (ABCya)
  4. Pecking Order: Fractions (ABCya)
  5. Prodigy Games
  6. Sumdog

Mousing  /  Keyboarding

Mouse like a Pro!

  1. Alphabet & Reading Games
    1. Grammar Blast  Practice your mousing skill while you learn language arts
      1. The Sentence
      2. Nouns
      3. Ready for a Review?
      4. Verbs
      5. Adjectives & Adverbs
      6. Let's Review Again
      7. Capitalization and Punctuation
      8. Pronouns
    2. Ice Cream Talk:  Nouns and Verbs    Can you click on the nouns and verbs to fill ice cream cones with scoops of ice cream?
    3. Kitten Hop:  Sight Word Recognition   Add some kittens to your game and then see who can jump on the sight words you hear.
    4. Sight Word Bingo   Listen to each sight word and see if its on your Bingo card.  Can you get a Bingo!?!?
    5. Spelling Practice   Select a level and then listen to each word and then drag and drop the letters to correctly spell it.  There's a hungry purple monster that wants to eat the vowels when you're done.
  2. Math & Number Games
    1. Fraction Splat Click on the target type of fraction while avoiding the others. How fast can you do it?
    2. Fractone  Click on the fraction squares to make pairs that have a sum of 1... and do it as fast as you can!
    3. Gran Prix Multiplication  Use your mouse to move your racecar by solving multiplication equations.
    4. Hungry Puppies:  Adding Decimals.  Choose your level and then use your mouse to make a number using decimal addition to feed your puppy.
    5. Jet Ski Addition  Race against other players, using your mouse to add numbers and propel your jet ski to victory.
    6. Marble Drop Addition  Listen carefully to the directions.  use arrow keys to move the penguin to catch marbles that add up to the number shown.
    7. Math Man Jr. Addition  This Pacman-like game has you use the arrow keys to eat a question mark and then eat a ghost with the correct answer.
    8. Math Man Jr. Subtraction  This Pacman-like game has you use the arrow keys to eat a question mark and then eat a ghost with the correct answer.
    9. Money Bingo  Choose your currency and Bingo grid and then add up the money and mark your Bingo card.  You can drag the money you see to help you organize and count it.
    10. Number Race   Practice odd and even numbers as well as number values (greater than and less than) by safely driving and earning more fuel to keep you going.
  3. More Mousing Fun!
    1. Find the Technology  Learn the names of digital tools and technology.  Choose REVIEW for flashcards to learn the names of technology in the game.  Choose FIND to locate the technology in the room.
    2. Five Senses  Learn about taste, smell, vision, hearing, and touch.  This game introduces each of the five senses one at a time
    3. Take a Trip   Both Beginner and Expert levels.  Use the mouse to navigate your way safely on a trip.
    4. U.S. Geology  Practice geography by assembling a puzzle of the USA.  There are two levels of play.  The game keeps track of your best time to completion
Mousing  /  Keyboarding

Learn the "Touch Method" of Typing

A.  Learning Home Row

  1. asdf  jkl;  Practice Home Row
  2. Dance Mat Typing
  3. Drill One: Home Row
  4. Home Row Typing Lesson
  5. Home Row Words
  6. Lesson One: Home Row
  7. KeyBricks: Home Row
  8. KeyMan: Home Row
  9. Retro Typer (Begin with lesson 1:  asdf jkl;)
  10. Sense-Lang: Lesson 1
  11. Typing Club (Begin with j & f)
  12. Typing Course Lessons: F G H J
  13. Typing Course Lessons: A S D K L ;
  14. Typing Course Lessons:  A S D F G H J K L ;
  15. Typing Lessons for QWERTY Keyboard (start with Lesson 1, ASDF JKL:
  16. Typing Tutor:  Home Row
  17. typingMe.com: Lesson 1 Left Hand Practice

B.  Top Row and Bottom Row

  1. Dance Mat Typing
  2. Glencoe's Online Keyboarding. These are the folks that wrote the book -- typing books for generations of keyers. These lessons will carefuly help you review and build skills.
  3. Keyboard Tutorial & Typing Test. Great site to review or learn keying. When you are ready, there is a section to practice composing at the keyboard and then practicing your text.
  4. Learn Keyboard Typing. Great site -- 13 online lessons -- you will move through them quickly. This site is great for a typing "tune-up".
  5. Learn to Type Online. This course has 5 lessons to introduce keys -- maybe too fast for a beginner (but maybe not). This site is a great review for those needed a "tune-up".
  6. Peters Online Typing Course.  A comprehensives and well-done program. This one will work for you if you work it.
  7. Retro Typer (Begin with lesson 1:  asdf jkl;)
  8. Speed Typing Online. Even if you have learned the basics, try this website's quick "tune-up". You can be a speed-typist too.
  9. Typing Club. Begin with home row and then add 2 keys per lesson -- very managable and effective.
  10. Typing Lessons. This site does a fantastic job of breaking the keyboard into short, simple lessons. Highly recommended, especially for those just getting started.
  11. Typing Test Online. Use this site to check your progress -- watch your skills grow.
  12. Touch Typing Online.  If other online programs add new keys too fast, try this one -- it carefully breaks your practice into manageable groups.

C.  Fun Skill-Building GamesWisconsin's Department of Pubic Instruction recommends that students learn to key at 5 times their grade level.  Third Grade Goal:  15 wpm

  1. Alpha Attack
  2. Alpha Munchies
  3. Alpha Rain
  4. Balloon Typing Game
  5. Big Brown Bear Keyboarding Game
  6. Keyboard Climber
  7. Keyboard Climber II
  8. Fix the KeyboardCan you put the mixed up letters back where they belong?
  9. Keyman
  10. KeyTower
  11. Learn2Type for Kids (Kewl animations)
  12. Nitro Type
  13. Seussville ABC Fishing
  14. Sky Words
  15. Typing of the Ghosts
  16. Typing Rocket Junior
  17. MORE Keyboarding Games!
Mousing  /  Keyboarding

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