Typing Class

UPDATE! Milestones testing for 3rd grade begins on and for 5th grade on!  Keep practicing!

DAY 1———————————————————————————————-

Mini-lesson: What Does the Milestones Look Like?

3rd Grade

5th Grade

HOMEWORK

 

 

 

 

 

DAY 2 ———————————————————————————————-

3rd & 5th grade

Homework:

  1. Work on posture
  2. Practice at Typing.com.  Use the login you were given in class.
  3. Visit “Other Activities” below.

 

 

 

 

 

DAY 3 ———————————————————————————————-

3rd & 5th grade

Homework:

  1. Practice at Typing.com.  Use the login you were given in class.
  2. Touch Typing Lessons for extra practice
    1. Lesson 4: Capital Letters
    2. Lesson 1: The Home Row

 

 

 

DAY 4 ———————————————————————————————-

3rd & 5th grade

Homework:

  1. Practice at Typing.com.  Use the login you were given in class.
  2. Touch Typing lessons for extra practice
    1. Lesson 2: The Top Row
    2. Lesson 3: The Bottom Row

OTHER ACTIVITIES——————————————————————————

Improve Your Typing the Fun Way

Pangrams 

What is a Pangram?  Video by Mr. Palindrome

What is a pangram? Video by international students

Practice these Examples: 

  1. The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.
  2. Jinxed wizards pluck ivy from the big quilt.
  3. Jaded zombies acted quaintly but kept driving their oxen forward.

Other Typing Tests to Try

Infographics and Information

FLIPPED LESSONS——————————————————————————–

VIDEOS—————————————————————————————

Intro Videos:

Videos on How To Improve Your Speed (may only be viewed on a teacher laptop or at home):

Other videos you can watch:

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UNIT 1, FALL 2018
GOALS 5TH GRADE

  1. To improve the typing accuracy and speed of Kincaid Elementary’s Milestones Test Takers.
  2. To teach 5th graders how to format a simple three-paragraph paper.
  3. To teach 5th graders how to use Word in Office 365.

UNIT 2, SPRING 2019
GOALS 3RD & 5TH GRADE

  1. To improve the typing accuracy and speed of Kincaid Elementary’s 3RD AND 5TH GRADE Milestones Test Takers.
  2. To internalize the layout of the QWERTY Keyboard.
  3. To increase typing speed with two hands by 20 Words Per Minute (WPM)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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