Developed on a proven, research-based keyboarding curriculum of sequential touch-typing instruction, Type to Learn 4 builds critical 21st Century skills for all students in grades K-12. The integrated cycle of review, demonstration, practice, and assessment, with continuous reinforcement of home row positioning, teaches proper fingering for each key with ample opportunity for skills practice. The program emphasizes both accuracy and words per minute speed, and provides each student with individualized remediation and goals for success. This engaging product wraps keyboarding lessons into an intriguing world of adventure and information, complete with exciting activities and redesigned student and teacher interfaces.
Learning is extended from the instructional lessons by 5 supporting practice activities. There is also a diagnostic pretest and 6 formative assessments placed throughout the lessons. Assessments analyze students' accuracy and speed, setting and adjusting achievement goals as the student improves.