• Glencoe's Online Keyboarding An online typing tutor for kids or adults that is divided into 16 individual typing lessons ranging from home keys and space bar to symbols. Each lesson on this free typing program includes a demonstration movie, typing exercises, a drill, and a printable lesson report to show completion of the lesson.
  • PowerTyping Includes a words-per-minute goal that can be set for each lesson, and most lessons include a radio player at the bottom to encourage a rhythmic pattern while typing. The site also includes a series of five typing games to make learning to type more exciting for students.
  • Keybr You have the choice to practice typing random words/non-words, to practice custom text, or to practice the text from any website or blog. Keybr.com shows the student's speed, errors, as well as the particular keys which are the weakest.
  • Sixth Grade Keyboarding Unit Although this is for 6th grade, the "Extras" links at the end look like they might have some good stuff for 8th graders.
  • Typing Test Online Measures words per minute, net typing speed, and typing errors. This is a great way to measure progress and improvement. You may choose the length of the test from one to three minutes. You may also select what language you wish to use in typing.
  • Teaching Keyboarding Lots of good tips with good links at the end.
  • Web20Guru's Keyboarding Links
  • TONS of Keyboarding Links
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