2Type - a suite of 7 programs to develop keyboard familiarity, demonstrate techniques to take children towards touch typing, assess and report students' progress. Like all our software, the programs are simple and powerful to use.
They are firmly based on the experience of practicing teachers. The programs include games on both letter and word levels, exercises & dictations. Colour can be used to encourage pupils to use the correct hand, then correct finger for each key. The programs can be used as part of an ICT lesson to develop keyboard skills or within a Literacy lesson to improve spelling. Key Features: - Familiarise children with the keyboard. - Establish the correct finger positions. - Increase typing speed & improve spelling. - Differentiate between upper and lower case letters. - Assess and report pupil’s progress
SOFTWARE IS SMARTBOARD READY & INTERACTIVE WHITEBOARD FRIENDY
233 MHZ P-III processor (700 MHZ recommended)
Windows 98, 98SE, ME, 2000, XP
CD-ROM Drive (For Installation)
At least 64 Megabytes of physical RAM (128 MB recommend)
300 Megabytes of Hard Drive Space
Minimum 800 x 600, 16-but color
Sound is recommended. Some activities do not use sound but many do.