Mickey's Typing Adventure WebItem #: MTAW
Publisher: Individual Software
Grade Level: K-4
Typelandia is an exciting place to learn to type. You begin your adventure at the Village where you can visit the Arcade, the Library, the Academy, and Ye Old Magic Shoppe. The Shopkeeper will join you in a crystal ball on your journey through Typelandia and guide you step-by-step.
Build your typing speed and typing accuracy with 7 exciting Typing Games in Typelandia, including Mickey Mouse and the Pyramid of Peril, Gopher Mania, Run Pluto Run, Coin Catch, Spelunking, Target Typing, and Quack Cottage. All Typing Games are played with learned keys only.
Kids learn proper typing posture and finger placement following one of eleven Typing Courses for their age and skill level. Lessons include step-by-step instructions with visual guide hands in the proven educational design. Kids are taught all of the letters on the keyboard as they type their way to each exciting destination in Typelandia.
The Lesson Results provide instant feedback on words per minute, adjusted words per minute, and accuracy. When kids pass the lessons and challenges at proficient speed and accuracy, they help Mickey's friends escape the magical enchantment–and become touch-typists.
Select from any of the 10 passages from Disney Stories, like Tangled. Typelandia is a fun place to practice typing. Kids reinforce finger-to-key memory skills by playing typing games in the Arcade with just the keys they have learned. When they learn the entire keyboard they can practice typing their favorite Disney Stories in the Library.