Note for Grown-Ups
These videos outline the general strategies that are taught and practiced in class. Approaching a task with a step-by-step strategy makes it simpler to understand and follow.
Eventually, the goal is to have the student comfortable in approaching the keyboard and knowing their way around its geography, without employing the strategy.
Recognizing the patterns on the keyboard is one of the most important things you need to know because the patterns are your road map to the keyboard. Watch the video below to learn all about them!
5 Finger First Position
Getting your hands into first position is just about the most important part of sounding good on the keyboard. Watch the video to find out why!
Step By Step
Use this step by step video to practice finding First Position, like we do in class: