Tech Lit Lab 3 - Keyboarding
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PA standards – NETS.6.PK-2: Students demonstrate a sound understanding of technology concepts, systems and operations.

  • Use proper keyboarding techniques to improve general efficiency in computer operations.
  • Locate and use letters, numbers, and special keys (e.g., arrow keys, space bar, insert Enter/Return, Backspace, Delete) on the keyboard.
  • Compose words and short sentences.

Warm up –review proper keyboarding techniques - finger placing

Vocab – home keys, clicking,

Tech lab #3

Evidence of best practice – students will be able to refer to the video and helpful tips on my wiki at anytime they get stuck.

Resources - Computer and paper with assignment on it.

Assessment - Teacher will circulate and observe computers/students work, technology rubric, observations, teacher questioning

  1. Download This is an example of a paper keyboard that I've used with students to practice typing their username, password, and name.
  2. dance_mat_typing.png
  3. (with keyboarding -
  4. monkey game