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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


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


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

Is Keyboarding the New Cursive?

I had beautiful cursive handwriting when I was a child. You know the papers that boasted those little gold foil stars at the top? My teacher would often tack mine to the wall for all to see. 321 more words

Cursive Handwriting

Learning to Keyboard

Well, it’s Friday the 13th -a day I dread.  Although I (Cathy)  have never been a particularly superstitious person, I do believe in the law of averages.   425 more words

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