Typing Links


Typing Tests

Typing Test
Keep the length of the test at 1 minute. You may select either of the possible texts for your test.

Typing Test that goes along with Touch Typing
Select either of the 3 types of test to find your WPM score

Keyboarding skills

eLearning for Kids, Typing NEW! E-Learning for Kids Keyboarding Skills is an interactive typing tutor where your child can participate in the Type-E-Chi Virtual Typing Tournament. In this tournament, your child will earn medals and trophies as they move through the Bronze, Gold, and Silver arenas all while learning to type. The Type-E-Chi Tournament contains 10 interactive typing games that can be unlocked by moving through each of the different arenas.

Glencoe's Online Keyboarding  NEW! an online typing tutor for kids or adults that is divided into 16 individual typing lessons ranging from Home Keys and Spacebar to Symbols. Each lesson on this free typing program for kids includes a demonstration movie, typing exercises, a drill, and a printable lesson report to show completion of the lesson. This site would be great for students who need to turn in a record of their completion of a lesson.

PowerTyping.com - NEW! an online typing tutor for kids or adults that includes 13 timed typing lessons for both QWERTY and DVORAK keyboards. A words-per-minute goal can be set for each lesson, and most lessons include a radio player at the bottom to encourage a rhythmic pattern while typing. PowerTyping.com also includes a series of 5 typing games to make learning to type more exciting for children.

Kiran's Typing Tutor Software - NEW! Kiran's Typing Tutor is a free keyboarding program for children and adults that includes more than 500 typing lessons, practice, and tests. Each lesson calculates and shows accuracy, words-per-minute, keys-per-minute, as well as typing speed and errors for each letter. Kiran's Typing Tutor includes a module specifically for kids that include 5 lessons: Capitals, Numbers, Small Letters, Colors, and Words. There is also a section that includes four different typing games. The program settings are customizable, and it also supports multiple users which makes this free typing program for kids ideal for the classroom.

Type the sentences/words. Given WPM and errors

Dance Mat Typing
Choose the level and stage that best fits your need or play the entire game from start to finish

Touch Typing
Start with level one, the letters j and f and continue to learn the home row keys. Move on to higher levels as you perfect your skills.

Peter's Online Typing Course
Practice your Keyboarding skills. Choose from 18 different lessons and exercises.

Typing Online
Choose from 10 different levels to improve your skills

Typing with Yasmin
Great for improving your skills but you have to start over each time.

Site used with 6, 7 & 8th graders to teach keyboarding in school. Please DO NOT use at home!

Mr Kent's Typing Tutor
Choose the length of your lesson, lesson number and skill level.

Typing Games

Big Brown Bear
Keyboarding for Kindergarteners and first graders


Keyboarding Games from Spelling City

Typing of the Ghost
Click on the words as they appear in the Ghosts before they blow up.

Cup Stacking
Type the highlighted letters in the cups

Key Seeker
Click on GO on the right to start. Type the letters as they appear. Intended for starting typists, kindergarten through 2nd grade.

Click on play then type the words that appear in the bubbles

Typing Terror
Type the word that appear in the robots to blow them up before they get you

Soccer Goalie
Type the words in the soccer balls as they come toward the goalie to save the shots

Space Invaders
Strange creature are wiggle their way down from outer space. Type the word or group of letters under the creatures before they reach the bottom of the game.

Meteor Type Blasting
Shoot the meteors out of space but watch out for your space ship

Save the Sailboat Race
Type the words as they appear or else you lose your sailboats

The Frogs are Off their Diets
Hurry before the frogs eat the words and disappear

Outer Space Fleet Commander
Your mission is to guide the alien fleet through the galaxy, typing letters before they stop you. Use your laser guide on multipliers!

Martian City Defender
Type the words to defend the Martian CityFingerjig
Type the words as they appear. You will be given your words per minute and errors

Keyboard Triathlon
3 Timed events test your knowledge of the keyboard. Try the advanced mode if you dare. Are you up to the challenge?Parminder the Plate Spinner
Use this site to practice your numbers

Dropping Music
Select one of three songs. Type the letters just before they hit the keyboard to play the song

Typing Chef
New! for young typists. Type the food words the chef gives you as you advance through the different levels.

Riff Master
Just like Guitar Hero only on a keyboard

Riff Master 2
Continue to challenge yourself after you've beat the original version

Trick or Type
The Trick or Treat Ghosts want candy. Help them collect candy by typing the words dropping from the sky.

Keyboard Revolution
Get your fingers ready for the groove and type your favorite dancing moves. Select your own dance tune to play along.

Desert Typing Racer
Drive down the highway as supersonic speeds and type the letters to jump over cars in your way

Spacebar Invaders
Strange creatures are wiggling their way down from space. Stop them by typing. The more you type the faster they get. Bonus points for UFOs!

Typing Race NEW
Typing Race is an educational game for kids to practice keyboarding. The object of Typing Race is to drive as far as you can before running out of gas! Correctly enter the letters, numbers and punctuation marks to pass cars and earn gas. Bumping into cars will cause you to lose gas quickly.

Alpha Munchies NEW
Alpha Munchies is a keyboarding activity for elementary age students. Select a level of difficulty and begin keyboarding as quickly as you can to protect your lunch! Students must type the letters above the critters as they fall from the sky! Letters are introduced over a series of stages.

Keyboard Invasion NEW
Keyboard Invasion is an educational game for kids to practice keyboarding. The object of the typing game is to stop the aliens before they reach Earth! Correctly enter the letters, numbers and punctuation marks to eliminate the aliens before they touch the bottom of the screen. If an alien is able to touch the bottom of the screen the game is over. Watch out for the special alien on round three of all levels!

Typing Rocket K-2   NEW
Typing Rocket Junior is a fun keyboarding game for early elementary students! Kids have 3 minutes to type the letters on the rockets. The score is calculated by hits minus misses. Keyboarding practice has never been so fun!

Typing Rocket Grades 2 and above NEW
Typing Rocket is a fun keyboarding game for kids of all ages! Players have 60 seconds to type the letters on the rockets. The score is calculated by hits minus misses. Keyboarding practice has never been so fun!

Updated November 16, 2017