Title: Slam Dunk Typing
Overall Rating: A
Source: Creative Wonders Electronic Arts
Playing Time: Each drill takes 2 minutes and there are seven drills for each typing level.
Date: 1996
Cost: $ 24.95  http://www.shoptlc.com/product .asp?pid=918
Number of Players: Only one player can play at a time.
Special Equipment/Facilities Needed: Windows 3.1/Windows 95 or MacIntosh PowerPC, 5 MB of hard drive and 8 MB Ram
Subject Area: Keyboarding, Elementary
Objectives: Students will work towards typing accurately and with proficient speed.
Brief Description: This program combines keyboarding and the thrill of basketball.  The students can choose which level they want to practice in.  Once they try all of the drills they may test their skills in a basketball game or typing a paper.
Entry Capabilities Required: Students need to know letter recognition.

Rating: (1-5)

Strong Points: This program has step-by-step process to improve keyboarding skills.  The first skill is to learn the typing technique.  The students then work on improving accuracy and building speed.  The last is developing rhythm in their typing.  This program  is fast paced and keeps the students attention.
Weak Points: The drill called "The Game" is a little difficult to play  due to insufficient instructions.
Reviewer: Danielle Shadle
Position: Student
Date: 3/24/99
Computer System Reviewed on: Macintosh PowerPC 6500/250, 32mb ram.