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App of the Week: iColorTypeRead more by Laura Devaney
April 7th, 2014
What is it? iColorType helps students learn and improve their typing, develop correct motor skills, and improve language skills.
Best for: Students and adults who want to learn typing skills
Requirements: iOS 5.0 or later; compatible with iPad.
Features: The iColorType iPad app teaches kids how to touch type using a colored keyboard. Kids will learn the correct motor skills and build muscle memory by associating each finger with the corresponding colored keys on the keyboard.
It also includes:
- Introductory overview
- Typing speed test
- “Short words” beginner lesson
- Full lesson plan with 10 learning modules