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Learn to Type With These Homeschool-Friendly Courses

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Mastering Computer Typing.

Mastering Computer Typing
9780547333199
Grade 7 to Adult

Typing Instructor Platinum.

Typing Instructor Platinum
Windows Ages 8+

Typing Instructor Platinum Mac.

Typing Instructor Platinum
Mac Ages 8+

Keyboarding Skills.

Keyboarding Skills
9780838825648
Grade 4+


More Information About Typing and Keyboarding Courses

  • Teach basic keyboarding for students of all ages with Keyboarding Skills, from EPS.
  • For older students, Mastering Computer Typing might be a better choice because it focuses on typing on the computer and offers information about the keyboard, fonts, etc.
  • Typing Instructor Platinum for Windows from Alpha Omega Publications is a CD-Rom course that works on Windows
  • Typing Instructor Platinum for Mac is a CD-ROM course that works on Macs.
  • Save on typing curriculum during our sale at Lamp Post Homeschool.
  • There are also inexpensive software typing programs available at local office supply stores for under $10.
    • The typing curriculum called Typing Tutor is one example.
    • There is also free typing curriculum program from Source Forge called Type Faster Typing Tutor. It is free, but if you wish to donate, they will accept it. It is easy to install and easy to use.

Mastering Computer Typing

Mastering Computer Typing.

Mastering Computer Typing
By Sheryl Lindsell-Roberts
ISBN-13: 9780547333199
Level: Junior high to adult

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Price $16.97

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Mastering Computer Typing Curriculum

Learn how to touch-type for the computer with Mastering Computer Typing.

  • It is a complete guide for learning how to touch-type on a computer keyboard.
  • Features include:
    • Navigate the keyboard with speed and efficiency
    • Lessons start with simple words and proceed to a wide array of pracitcal applications.
    • Use the numeric keypad to gain productivity
    • Create charts and tables
    • Format business letters, resumes, and reports
    • Avoid “thumbitis” from over-texting
    • Use proper email and IM etiquette
    • Punctuation made easy.
  • Spiral-bound at the top, Mastering Computer Typing is 7″ by 9.5″ with a sturdy “hardback” cover, front and back.
  • It can stand up for easy viewing while you take the lesson.

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Keyboarding Skills

Keyboarding Skills Typing.

Keyboarding Skills
Typing Curriculum
ISBN-13: 9780838825648

Price $27.25

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Keyboarding Skills, 2nd Edition

By Diana Hanbury King, Publisher: Educators Publishing Service

ISBN-13: 9780838825648

Using a multisensory “alphabetic method,” Keyboarding Skills is a proven typing program.

  • Typing skills such as home row position, lowercase and uppercase letters, numbers, and symbols.
  • Writing applications are also included because this book is part of a Writing Skills series.
  • It has a built-in stand so the book will be upright for the student.
  • There is a sturdy plastic coil at the top for flipping pages on the stand.
  • Figures show the keyboard and use bold print to indicate the appropriate key.
  • Keyboarding Skills is a suitable typing program for upper elementary grades and up.
  • The print is a larger print which is helpful for younger students.

Price $27.25

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Keyboarding Skills: Table of Contents.
Keyboarding Skills Table of Contents

Keyboarding Skills: To the Teacher
To the Teacher page from Keyboarding Skills.

Typing Instructor Platinum (Windows)

Typing Instructor Platinum.

Typing Instructor Platinum
Windows Version
Publisher: Alpha Omega Publications
Item #ER20001

Level: Age 8 to adult

Price $29.99
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Typing Instructor Platinum (Only Compatible with Windows ® operating systems. Mac version also available below.)

Learn typing with Typing Instructor Platinum.

  • This easy-to-use software has customizable lesson plans, fun themes, and arcade-style games.
  • Challenge beginners and advanced typists.
  • The CD-ROM course comes with lessons in both English and Spanish.
  • 3-D Guide to teach correct finger positions.
  • Includes assessment tests and quizzes.
  • Monitor your child’s progress with graphs and charts.
  • Printable reports and transcripts grade proficiency on each finger, row, and hand.
  • It is compatible with Windows. (For Mac: Typing Instructor Platinum for Mac)

Windows System Requirements:

  • Pentium P4
  • Microsoft Windows 8, 7, Vista, or XP
  • 580 MB Hard Drive space
  • Pentium P4
  • Microsoft Windows 8, 7, Vista, or XP
  • 580 MB Hard Drive space
  • Speakers or headphones
  • Mouse
  • Internet Access Required for Activation

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Typing Instructor Platinum-Mac

Typing Instructor Platinum Mac.

Typing Instructor Platinum Mac ER2002
Level: Age 8 to adult

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Typing Instructor Platinum (Mac)

Publisher: Alpha Omega Publications

Item #ER2002

Learn to type with Typing Instructor Platinum for Mac.

  • This easy-to-use software has customizable lesson plans, fun themes, and arcade-style games.
  • Challenge beginners and advanced typists.
  • The CD-ROM course comes with lessons in both English and Spanish.
  • 3-D Guide to teach correct finger positions.
  • Includes assessment tests and quizzes.
  • Monitor your child’s progress with graphs and charts.
  • Printable reports and transcripts grade proficiency on each finger, row, and hand.
  • It is compatible with MAC.

Mac System Requirements:

  • PowerPC G4, G5, or Intel Core Duo processor; 800Mhz or higher
  • Mac OS X 10.4 or higher
  • CD-ROM Drive
  • 580 MB Hard Drive space
  • Video card with 32 MB of video RAM
  • 1024 x 768 resolution
  • Speakers & Mouse
  • Recommended: Internet Connection

Price $29.99
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