So they do not develop bad habits that are hard to break.
Touch typing allows you to key much faster and you don't tire as quickly.
Improves writing and spelling abilities.
All of the above.
Looking down at your fingers.
Looking at the copy (what you need to type).
At your friend across the room.
Good technique- Wrists are straight and in good position.
Bad technique- Wrists are resting on the table.
Good technique- Wrists are slightly above keyboard/computer.
Wrapped around the legs of your chair.
Flat on the floor in front of you.
Underneath you. (You're sitting on them.)
Slouching slightly forward.
Sitting up straight.
Leaning backwards so that you have to reach for the keyboard.
Rest your fingers lightly on home row and reach with your hands and wrists to type.
Rest your fingers lightly on the QWERTY keys and reach with your fingers to type.
Rest your fingers lightly on home row and reach with your fingers to type.