Various Typing Games and Activities
Games and Activities
AlphAttack- AlphAttack is a keyboarding game provided by Gamequarium. This game is a great way to build accuracy and learn the placement of letters on the keyboard.
Keyboarding Skills- E-learning for Kids offers this free keyboarding game for 5th-12th graders. The game covers a wide range of keyboarding and navigation skills.
Keyman- The TypingMaster provides many fun and original games for children of all ages. The Keyman game is a special typing version of Pacman which allows you to learn keyboarding skills while avoiding the evil typo ghosts.
Typer Shark- The Typer Shark from Pop Cap is an excellent way to increase typing speed. The game provides several settings from easy (20wpm) to expert (70wpm). There is also an extreme setting for fast-fingered keyboarders.
Type Type Revolution- Played Online provides 20 different games to increasing your 10-fingered typing skills, including Type Type Revolution. This fun, interactive game can challenge anyone's keyboarding skills.
TypeMaster- The TypeMaster challenges students to type 10 lines as fast as they can. The game then calculates the student's time, speed, and wpm.
Speed Typing- Speed Typing improves speed and accuracy through this fun, fast-typing game. The object is to type 12 words as fast as you can without typos. The words get more difficult as your work toward the 12th row.
Cup Stacking- LearningGamesforKids.com offers three fun typing games for children, including this Cup Stacking game. Cup Stacking is designed specifically for the elementary learners.
Typo- Typo is an interactive keying game to increase your typing accuracy. The game teaches you to type quickly and reduces points for typos.
Goalie- This game from Customtyping.com works on keyboarding speed by challenging users to type a word next to the on-screen ball. If you don't type fast enough, you're out of the game.