August 17, 2020
Features that your child will get when using Typewiz
Features that your child will get when using Typewiz.
Searsol has been teaching children how to touch type since 2007. Over those years we have worked with children to learn the skill of touch typing.
Typewiz was developed in conjunction with Trinity College Dublin using their educational experience. Typewiz offers the following features:
WORD PER MIN BADGES
As your child progresses through Typewiz. They can earn word per minute badges. There are three words per minute badges that they can achieve.
Bronze – 15 words per minute or greater
Silver – 25 words per minute or greater
Gold – 40 words per minute or greater
NEW AVATARS UNLOCKED
Each lesson your child completes in Typewiz, a new avatar is available to select. Thus keeping your child motivated to work hard to earn a new avatar.
VIRTUAL COINS TO PLAY TYPING GAMES
As your child works away on Typewiz, they are rewarded based on how accurate they are in typing exercises. For example, if the get 100% they earn three coins. Each coin can be used in our typing games. One game uses one coin.
A range of typing games is available in Typewiz. As your child works through the program, the games get unlocked. Their scores are recorded and displayed on a leaderboard.
KEEP YOUR CHILD MOTIVATED.
All aspects of Typewiz design has been built to keep your child motivated as they learn how to type. Typewiz is developed based on academic research and has been designed based on these principles.
Full support is provided by email and online chat.