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To Infinity and Beyond: Encouraging Keyboarding Progress!

Keyboarding is one of the most important skills that students learn. Without learning this skill many activities on the computer would be too time cumbersome to complete. 1,211 more words

Pedagogy

Kindergarten Sight Words

Today in my kindergarten tech class, we practiced spelling sight words and finding letters on the iPad keyboard.  I created a Keynote presentation that showed the class how to open the app (we used Notes) and create a new note.   117 more words

5 Days of Teaching Resources: Day 3

My son has never been fond of handwriting. Ever since Kindergarten, he has counted the number of words, sentences or paragraphs he has to write before I allow him to stop for the day. 550 more words

Other

Keyboarding Competition

For the next 6 weeks, grades 3-5 and grades 6-8 will be practicing keyboarding. We will be using Dance Mat Typing for our course and… 60 more words

The Keyboarding Oversight

A while back, we were doing the rounds of secondary schools with our first born to see where he’d like to pursue the most important decade of his life, educationally speaking. 254 more words

Communication

Fonts - The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly

When I was learning to type, back in 1980, I learned on a manual typewriter. 

That was Typing 1 where I went to school. No White-Out or Liquid Paper, no correction tape, no correction papers. 780 more words

THE MYSTERY "G"

THE MYSTERY “G”

Keyboarding lately

Finds a mystery “g”…

Fumbling fingers

Where this “g” lingers,

Ever so woe is me!

–Jonathan Caswell

A Caswell Limerick