As an alternative to Mavis Beacon in computer classes this year, students will complete their keyboarding lessons on typing.com
Typing.com is an online typing tutor, and will teach proper touch-typing techniques and improve their keyboarding skills.
On Typing.com, you can practice and master the keyboard one lesson
at a time. It allows you to pick up where you left off in the course and
displays a keyboard and hand diagram as they type to reinforce proper
To access your Typing.com lesson
Choose "Sign Up With Google"
Select your Class & Continue
Use your School ID & Password
Once you have logged in
Select Account (top right of screen)
Please fill in your First and Last Name
Save and go back to the lesson page
Do not change other settings
Students should complete the following levels
Begin Your lesson
Follow the Tutorial
Students will receive a grade for keyboarding on Powerschool.
The grade will be equal to the "Advanced Wrap Up" score awarded at the end of the unit