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Keyboard Spelling Activity

Alphabet Printables - Keyboard Spelling Activity A4 sheets 

  • 3 different options....
  • Thanks to Kathryn for this suggestion...
  • Uppercase, Lowercase and Finger Placement - ALL AVAILABLE IN BLACK AND WHITE ALSO.
  • Write on or place a word card on top section - Children pretend to 'type' the word - plus many other ideas.
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Keyboard Spelling with Finger Placement Dots

Keyboard Spelling with Finger Placement Dots

Keyboard Spelling with NO Finger Placement Dots

Keyboard Spelling with NO Finger Placement Dots

Ideas for Use

Keyboard Spelling Activity - Suggestions for Use...


  • Place a word card on the top section, or write in a spelling word using whiteboard marker...... 

    **children practise 'typing' the work on their keyboard. 

    **children colour in or cross or circle the matching letters on the keyboard using whiteboard markers. 

    **children draw a continuous line from first letter to last letter on their keyboard using whiteboard markers. 

    **children write their name on top and practice 'typing' their name

  • Keep the top section blank...... 

    **children practice 'typing' the alphabet on their keyboard. 

    **in pairs, one child 'types' a word from a list - their partner watches carefully and has to 'guess' which word they are typing. 

    **again in pairs, one child colours in, crosses, or circles letters using a known word - partner has to unjumble the marked letters to match the word.

  • Explore and discuss the way letters are positioned on the keyboard - children investigate actual keyboards and label the blank keyboard sheets.

  • Colour the vowels one colour and the consonants a different colour on their keyboards.

  • Please share how you have / would use this resource in the COMMENTS section below...


 

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Donna (27-01-2014)

Hi Jemma

If you click on the link and work your way through the pages - we do have them available in all sorts of different ways including black and white...

Cheers Jemma


Jemma (13-12-2013)

Would it be possible to have a keyboard that is totally black and white? Then the children could colour in the letters they press to log in/write their name/passwords etc. I'm a Year 1 Teacher and half our weekly lab lesson is consumed by finding the computer keys!


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