Is it Typing Time?

Three ideas to reduce typing time in class and focus on Digital Literacy

A recent question on a social media post asked about having enough time to teach digital literacy with a oen comment rueing the speed of primary students’ typing skills. Over the years, I have introuced a number of ideas which allow me to cover areas of digital literacy more efficiently, and in this article I will focus on typing time and alternatives to teaching touch typing in lessons.

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A level Binary

From 2s complement to fixed and floating point decimal notation, I’m pleased to share a wide range of mini applications aimed at allowing students to play with, discover and manipulate binary numbers. Investigate the effext of shifting digits left and right on the value of the number and learn about normalising both positive and negative

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