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Typingweb.com.- TypingWeb is a free/premium online typing tutor & keyboarding tutorial for typists of all skill levels. "The service offers a ways to enhance your typing, including lessons in the home keys, correct finger placement, and bundles them with exercises that apply what you've just learned." according to CNET writer
Check out this Whiz Kid Typist named McKenzie.
TypeRacer--a wonderfully simple game that pits you up against other typers around the globe. Not sure if you will really get any faster using this site but it sure is loads of fun.
Keep track of your keyboarding scores in Excel. This documents is your instructions for tracking your scores in MicroType 4. Please use it to direct you on how to format your spreadsheet. [Instructional Handout] Post-Test Car
http://keybr.com/ - Keybr lets you type like your life depends on it. It'll keep track of how fast you're going and if there are any errors. You can also check out a chart of your progress over the course of your lessons to see if you're improving. Not the best educational Keyboard learning tool but fun way to keep engaged while getting better at typing.
Typing Courses Online
· http://typingpal.com/ - A great 30 day free trial is available for this well done online or download software site.
· http://alfatyping.com/ - Typing Course REQUIRES registration for typing course
· http://webinstituteforteachers.org/~gammakeys/Lesson/Lesson1.htm - Free online typing course.
· http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/ - A fun colorful website with animation and games introducing touch typing to children aged 7 to 11.
· http://www.davis.k12.ut.us/cjh/appliedtech/Business/Keyboarding/Index.html - Free online typing course.
· http://www.e-learningforkids.org/courses.html#compskills - Typing Lessons which uses a kid to talk to the user.
· http://www.freetypinggamenet/play.asp - Games, Typing Lessons and Timed Tests
· http://www.kenston.k12.oh.us/kms/8th_grade_keyboarding/Lessons.htm Free online typing course.
· http://www.nimblefingerscom/index.html - Typing program teaches how to type faster and more accurately.
· http://www.techconnect.glencoe.com/techconnect/keyboarding/start.htm - Free online typing course.
· http://www.typeonline.co.uk/lesson1.html - Free online typing course.
· http://www.typing-lessons.org/ - Free online typing course.
· http://www.gamequarium.org/dir/Gamequarium/Keyboarding/Courses/ - Multiple Typing courses listed on site.
|Take from the following article: 5 Free Ways to Improve Your Typing Skills Online, http://mashable.com/2010/10/07/improve-typing-speed/#|