Huge Savings Item! Save 11% on the Typing Instructor For Kids Platinum MAC by Individual Software at Energized Hosting. MPN: EMM-MK5. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Typing Instructor for Kids is the #1 best-selling typing program for kids. It is the only typing software designed to teach young children to type that’s packed with just the right mixture of education, entertainment, and motivation, so kids can improve their typing skills quickly and see immediate results! Kids learn to type with 10 age-appropriate lesson plans for specific age groups, beginning with ages 6 & 7. Hundreds of typing lessons, exercises, tests, and challenges. Variety of ways to
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Typing Instructor for Kids is the #1 best-selling typing program for kids. It is the only typing software designed to teach young children to type that’s packed with just the right mixture of education, entertainment, and motivation, so kids can improve their typing skills quickly and see immediate results! Kids learn to type with 10 age-appropriate lesson plans for specific age groups, beginning with ages 6 & 7. Hundreds of typing lessons, exercises, tests, and challenges. Variety of ways to practice typing, with games, lessons, drills, advanced skill-building lessons and challenges, plus 40 engaging Practice Stories. Typing Instructor for Kids Platinum 5.0 (Mac) The Exciting Way for Kids to Learn to Type! This award-winning typing program is educational, entertaining, and motivating. It will teach your kids all keyboarding basics, proper hand positions, speed, and accuracy. Kids can learn in English or Spanish. Sit back, relax, and watch your kids get to the head of the class with this award-winning program, preferred by teachers and parents. Island Adventure Theme Motivates Kids to Improve Typing Skills Reward-Seeking Program - This program offers rewards every step of the way! Kids visit distinct lands for lessons, challenges, tests, and games. They search for treasures, earn points, and add gold and jewels to their treasure box, on a journey to reach the Castle and become the Ruler of Typer Island. Once they reach the Castle, they advance to the Lost City, for more challenges and exciting games! Explore Distinct Lands - Kids visit The Old West, On the Water, In the Air, Over the Edge, and Under the Sea. They can take a break from lessons and go to Explorer Isle to play games, or to Story Lagoon to practice typing stories from Classic Literature and Fairy Tales. Exciting Castle Adventures! - Once kids get to the Castle, they can play new games, like Tomb Typer and Xtreme Typing, and they can go to the Lost City for Treasure Quest and the ever-challenging Ziggy! 30+ Game Challenges! - Typing Instructor for Kids Platinum uses "Entertainment Explosion," to make learning to type fun and exciting. Kids can play games in a variety of ways by selecting options from the game settings menu. Arcade-style play and multiple levels make games extremely challenging and fun. The Mysterious Lost City - Kids get to visit the Lost City once they complete the lessons, tests, and challenges of all five lands on Typer Island and "Capture the Castle!" In the Lost City they can explore the ruins and the shipwreck, and play Treasure Quest, the first typing adventure game, and the challenging arcade action game, Ziggy. Creative Lessons and Exercises Help Kids Learn to Type Learn to Type - Step-by-Step Typing Instruction is provided, including proper posture, finger position, and ergonomic features. Visual Guides show finger/key placement. Lesson Plans - There are 10 customized lesson plans to teach kids of all ages to type, including: Learning the home row Home Row and Upper Row Home Row and Lower Row Ages 7-8 Ages 9-10 Games Plan Skill Building Plan Suggested Typing Plan (no games) Suggested Typing Plan Learn in English and Spanish - There are 160 lessons, in English and Spanish. All lessons include: Structured Touch-Typing Content Proven Methods for Skill-Building Unique Drills & Interactive Exercises Age-Appropriate Content Graphic Guide Hands Standard & Split Keyboards Multi-Skill Levels Typing Challenges and Tests Increase Speed and Accuracy Typing Challenges - There are over 30 typing challenges. These include: Comprehensive Evaluation Timed Challenges Advanced Level Challenges Multi-Level Game Challenges Typing Tests - There are hundreds of tests in Typing Instructor Platinum for Kids. Tests measure speed and accuracy, and results are provided for adjusted words per minute, based on both typing accuracy and speed. Instant Results Give Kids Incentive to Improve Keyboarding Skills Typing Progress Results - Instant Feedback is provided on typing results. Kids can see how they did on a lesson, challenge, test, or game right away. Results are given for: WPM scores & Accuracy Percentages Results Calculated from All Activities Performance Assessment for Key, Finger, Hand & Row Printable Results Results Tracked for five Typists Certificates of Achievement - Kids can print a certificate of achievement to show they have successfully conquered Typer Island and Rule the Island! Charts and Feedback - Detailed results show kids the keys they know well and the keys that need more practice. Multi-Level Games Make Learning to Type Fun New! Typing With Sharks This action-packed, underwater adventure helps kids learn challenging keys on the keyboard. They type words quickly to zap hungry sharks and piranhas before they attack their submarine. The deeper they dive, the harder it is to escape, especially from the electric eel, giant squid and the boss shark. These sea creatures cast out multiple words all at once, repeatedly! Kids earn points by successfully typing all of the characters and advancing to the next level of play, deeper down into the depths of the sea! All New! Flotsam Fighter Kids use their Flotsam Fighter Space Ship to clean-up space debris (flotsam), and save all four planets in the Aeon Galaxy by zapping space debris from around the planets. The more debris they collect, the more intergalactic credits they earn. Eight challenging levels of play help them develop their typing speed, typing accuracy, and save the Galaxy! All New! Xtreme Typing This fast moving game teaches kids to keep their fingers on the keyboard to move their motorcycle across the desert and through the heart of the city. When they type accurately and faster than their target words per minute, they see a motorcycle stunt fest! Their bike makes several jumps, flies off ramps, rolls over limousines, and flies over buses. If they type fast and accurately, they will see a grand finale stunt at the end of the course! All New! Tomb Typer! This 3D interactive game helps kids to improve their typing skills and use their wits! They search an ancient Egyptian tomb by correctly typing words and characters to navigate their way through two levels of intriguing exploration for treasure. Each level poses a more difficult challenge. It is easy to get lost, so kids can refer to the map to find their way through the maze. There are keys that unlock doors, jewels worth bonus points, and coins to increase their life level. There are also dangers! New! 30+ Game Challenges! Typing Instructor for Kids Platinum has over 30+ Game Challenges! Kids can play games in a variety of ways by selecting options from the drop down menu, including words per minute (wpm), level of difficulty, and in some games, select an opponent. Games include multiple levels of play and points scored, so kids are motivated to win the first level, advance to the next level, and achieve a high game score! Learn to type in English and Spanish by selecting the language of your choice on the Settings Menu. View larger. The Lost City is underwater and only accessible by first "Capturing the Castle!" View larger. Keep your fingers on the keyboard as you move your motorcycle across the desert. View larger. Master challenging keys and escape danger playing in the deep waters of Typing with Sharks! View larger. Ziggy's Pyramid is an arcade-style game with 4 levels of play. View larger. Treasure Quest - the first interactive typing game! View larger. Izzy's Oasis teaches you proper finger-to-key placement. View larger. Wild Bill's Old West helps build basic typing speed & accuracy. View larger. Keep your fingers paddling in Erik the Viking & Gone Fishin'. View larger. Build typing rhythm while you help save the planet in Flotsam Fighter. View larger.
Features & Highlights
- Entertaining, motivating typing software teaches kids how to type
- Covers keyboarding basics, proper hand positions, speed, and accuracy
- Explore distinct lands; experience exciting castle adventures
- Typing Instructor is a registered trademark & box images and screenshots are copyrights of Individual Software Inc.
- Product is Delivered in a Closed Factory Fresh Box and Includes the Current Version (Version 17)
education & reference - mac
Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite
5.2 x 1.7 x 7.8 inches
5.2 x 1.7 x 7.8 inches
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