SBAC Skills Practice for Students

It is important to get students started early with practicing the technology skills required to be successful on the SBAC Exam. 
Below you will find several suggestions (by grade level) to help students build and improve these skills. If you know of a site that focuses on a specific skill needed for the SBAC (Keyboarding, Mouse/Touchpad, Drag and Drop or Navigation) please click here and let us know about it. If the site is approved, we'd like to share it with everyone. 


GRADES K - 2

Keyboarding Skills: Introduces students to keyboards while focusing on letter location.
Touchpad skills: These sites focus on using a mouse, however they can be used to practice on a Chromebook touchpad as well.
Drag and Drop Skills: Students will practice following instructions, dragging and dropping.
Navigation Skills: Students will learn to navigate a page, listen to audio, select pause/play and adjust volume.
GRADES 3 - 4

Keyboarding Skills: For beginning skill levels. Features programs and games designed to learn keyboarding skills.
  • Typing.com: Learn to type
  • Typing Club: Introduction to hand positioning and location of letters on the keyboard - choose your level.
  • MeteorPractice the location of letters on the keyboard.
  • Type for Your LifePractice typing single words.
  • Numbers: Practice using numbers only.
  • Math Quiz: Practice using numbers while improving math skills.
Touchpad skills: These sites focus on using a mouse, however they can be used to practice on a Chromebook touchpad as well.
Drag and Drop Skills: Students will practice following instructions, dragging, dropping and using a number keypad.
Navigation Skills: Students will learn to navigate a page, read instructions, click items, drag/drop items, view videos and enter text into fields.
GRADES 5 - 6

Keyboarding Skills: For intermediate skill levels. Features programs and games designed to improve keyboarding skills.
  • Typing.com: Learn to type or improve your speed
  • Typing ClubRe-enforcement of hand positioning and touch typing practice - choose your level.
  • Typing Olympics: Practice typing short sets of words.
  • Typing Race: Practice typing full sentences.
  • Articles: Practice typing paragraphs.
  • Math Quiz: Practice using numbers while improving math skills.
Touchpad skills: These sites focus on using a mouse, however they can be used to practice on a Chromebook touchpad as well.
Drag and Drop Skills: Students will practice following instructions, dragging, dropping and using a number keypad.
Navigation Skills: Students will learn to navigate a page, read instructions, click items, drag/drop items, view videos and enter text into fields.