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COMPUTER APPLICATION Note: Step-by-step instructions for building your own Web
APH9922 page and when you've completed it, you can post your site at
Kaboom! Calabasas CA: Nova Development, . www.sarahspage.com. Includes class projects, templates,
Note: Wild and wacky sounds. music, clip art and more.
Home page 3.0. Santa Clara CA: FileMaker Inc, [1997 1998]. Pfaffenberger, Bryan. Internet training CD-ROM tutorial.
Note: Web authoring tool that can be used for creating Web Rockland, MA: Charles River Media, .
pages. Note: Detailed tutorials and actual examples from the
Internet will guide you through the process. No modem or
APM9707 phone line required.
Kiddesk (new version) Edmark.
Note: Enables students to use computers independently - CUH35241
while limiting their access to the hard drive. Gives easy Tittel, Ed. World Wide Web encyclopedia CD. Rockland,
access to programs pre-selected by teachers. MA:
Charles River Media, Inc, .
APM9749 Note: Information about the World Wide Web, from simple
Font fun house. Wayzata. definitions to building Shockwave and VRML, your own
Note: Contains hundreds of fonts for Macintosh and IBM web pages, to finding and downloading the latest JAVA
compatible computer. Contains shareware and freeware fonts applets. Each topic includes definitions, links to Web sites
in True Type or Type One Postscript (ATM) formats. with additional information, print references, and links to
other related topics contained on the CD.
Type on call (version 4.1) Adobe, . CUH39305
Note: Included with PageMaker 6.5. Fast way to buy Adobe SiteCentral : websites you can make! Torrance CA:
type. Knowledge Adventure, .
Note: Teachers and students can learn the fundamentals of
CUB45708 designing, assembling and posting their own web sites on the
Internet coach : discover the web. Evanston IL: APTE Inc, Internet, while concentrating on content and communication
. skills, rather than the technical details of HTML
Note: Based on "Discovering the Web with the Internet programming.
Coach" series on the Discovery Channel. Combines three
video segments from the series with interactive questions and CUM28909
subject-related brainteasers. Planning for the learning through the use of technology. Oak
Brook, IL: NCREL, .
CUH30176 Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Helps educators think
Web workshop (Sunburst's school version) Sunburst carefully about their practice in the areas of engaged learning
Communications, . and technology. Presents indicators of engaged learning and
Note: Create Web pages using standard drawing tools for indicators of technology.
backgrounds and pictures and a text tool for test. To add
links, just point and click. CUM30121
Mission to Planet X: Internet coach. Apple, .
CUH30971 Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Brings cyberspace to
Internet coach. APTE, . life. Players are challenged to reach the mysterious Planet X.
Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Internet tutorial and Only by using Internet skills can you solve the puzzles,
reference for Netscape Navigator. Discover how to browse games and brainteasers that stand in your way.
the Web, download multimedia, and unlock the mysteries of
FTP, Java, and VRML. CUM30970
Lift off to Lizard Island. Apte, .
CUH31140 Note: MEDIA CENTER USED ONLY. Master the Internet
Lewis, Patrick. Information superhighway driver training without being on-line. Visit all seven continents as you learn
course. Neal-Schuman, . to browse, search, e-mail and more.
Note: Familiarizes students with the use of the Internet in an
educationally sound environment. Students learn and CUM32363
experiment with the Internet while remaining offline. Search for the black rhino. APTE, .
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Sharpen Internet
CUH31232 research skills as you trail the elusive Black Rhino. No need
Exploring the Internet with NASA. BDM Interactive, . to be Web connected, but users with Internet service can
Note: Learn what the Internet is, how to get connected and automatically go online for more Web adventures.
how to explore the World Wide Web. Get hands-on
experience navigating the Net and discover its many uses. CUM32364
Includes a fantasy voyage through the Universe. Internet coach for net safety. Apte, .
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Outsmart Web
CUH31644 scoundrels. Learn all about scams, impostors, password theft,
FUNDAMENTAL. KartoffelSoft Inc, . inappropriate content and more.
Note: Programming language for young people.
CUH35237 Internet coach for Netscape Navigator and Communicator.
Sarah's page web builder. Ann Arbor, MI: sarahspage.inc. Apte, .
Lake County Educational Services Media Center – http://www.lake.k12.il.us - 847-223-3400 ext. 232 1
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Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Discover how to browse
and search the Web, download multimedia, send e-mail, ARH33011
unlock the mysteries of FTP, Java, ActiveX, Elements of art. Wilton, CT: Reading & O'Reilly, .
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Narrated lessons that
CUM35382 introduce visual concepts that are reinforced with works of
SimuWeb "it's just like being on the Web". San Ramon, CA: art, overlays and graphic illustrations. Includes 30-60 second
Bridge Learning Systems : Distributed by Decision account of the artist, "In our World" unit that connects
Development Corporation, . lessons with the world around us, and puzzles and games just
Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Looks, acts and feels for fun.
just like the WWW and teaches students how to set up a
home page, use digital, audio and video files, use FTP, ARH33011
Telnet, Gopher and E-Mail. Does not require a modem or Art adventure. Wilton, CT: Reading & O'Reilly, .
phone line. Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Presents a sequential
approach to learning art concepts and to provide compact,
ART highly instructional, easy to access teaching units (Main
ARH20164 Lessons, Artists' Stories, In Our World, Bright Ideas, and
Leonardo the inventor. SoftKey,  Puzzles and Games). Read-along narration in English or
Note: Multimedia exploration of the life and work of Spanish.
Leonardo the inventor.
ARH2507 Color. Wilton, CT: Reading & O'Reilly, .
Modern art. Grolier, [1994 ]. Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Presents a sequential
Note: Marguerite and Aime Maeght Foundation art approach to learning art concepts and to provide compact,
collection. View each piece of art, read about the artist and highly instructional, easy to access teaching units (Main
learn what motivated the creation. Features the work of such Lessons, Artists' Stories, In Our World, Bright Ideas, and
artists as: Chaqall, Miro, Matisse, Adami, Gonzalez, and Puzzles and Games). Read-along narration in English or
With open eyes. New York, NY: Voyager, . Artists at work. Wilton, CT: Reading & O'Reilly, .
Note: Images from the Art Institute of Chicago. Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Presents a sequential
approach to learning art concepts and to provide compact,
ARH25789 highly instructional, easy to access teaching units (Main
Passion for art. Bellevue, WA: Corbis, . Lessons, Artists' Stories, In Our World, Bright Ideas, and
Note: Demo CD-ROM. Explore the history and beauty of Puzzles and Games). Read-along narration in English or
collections of works by Renoir, Cezanne, Matisse and other Spanish.
ARH26929 Make a masterpiece. Redmond, WA: IBM, .
Le Louvre. BMG Interactive. Note: Create dazzling pictures while learning about famous
Note: Interactive visit to the museum. Explore over 300 artists, artwork style and techniques.
images and over 200 pages of text. Provides biographies and
portraits of artist. ARH35055
Print artist gold. Bellevue, WA: Sierra Home, .
ARH27921 Note: Create greeting cards, signs, labels, business items,
Drawing discoveries : demo CD-ROM. Irvine, CA: banners, stationery, calendars and crafts.
Brainstorm : Interplay, .
Note: Demo disk. Interactive drawing tutorial. Learn to draw ARH35443
in a fun, self-paced, step-by-step approach. Early American history through art. Chicago, IL:
Clearvue/eav ; Zane Publishing, .
ARH30927 Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Presents a
Draw & paint plus. School Zone Interactive. comprehensive history of Colonial American and Native
Note: Promotes creativity with a large selection of Americans through the art they produced.
backgrounds, stamps, colors, and drawing tools. Includes
workbook with suggested activities and easy-to-follow ARH35447
directions. History through art : The Middle ages. Chicago, IL:
Clearvue/eav ; Zane Publishing, .
ARH32153 Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Capture the spirit of
Hart, Christopher. How to draw comic book heroes and this era, from the beginning of the decline of the great
villains. DiAMAR, . classical civilizations to the heralding of the coming
Note: Learn everything you need to know to create exciting, Renaissance.
super-powered images, plus the inside scoop on the comic
book biz. ARH35472
Flying colors 2. Inverness, CA: Magic Mouse Productions,
How to draw cartoons. DiAmar, . Note: Draw and paint program that features over 30 art tools,
Note: Chris Hart presents 60 topics on how to create cool 250 colors and gradients, over 3,100 stamps, and over 100
cartoon characters.. Learn to draw heads and bodies, add the other backgrounds.
individual details that make a character leap from the page,
design creative layouts, and use color and special effects. ARH41773
Lake County Educational Services Media Center – http://www.lake.k12.il.us - 847-223-3400 ext. 232 2
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JumpStart artist. Glendale CA: Knowledge Adventure, CAH37289
. Career finder plus (demo) New Orleans : Itasca, IL:
Note: Kids create their own masterpieces using design tools. Wintergreen/Orchard House :Riverside Publishing, .
Games help children discover famous artists, artworks, and Note: Career interest assessment and exploration program.
art styles while learning basic principles of art. Brings 1,109 narrated occupational descriptions to life with
pictures, videos, and sounds.
Kid pix studio deluxe. Novato, CA: Broderbund (Learning CAM32239
Company), . Getting a job in the real world. NetGuider, Inc, .
Note: Computer assisted art and animation projects designed Note: Gives students hands-on experience using the Web to
for children. research careers and develop job-seeking strategies.
ARH50022 COLLEGE PREP
GollyGee blocks. Reston VA: GollyGee Software, . CPH30316
Note: Children create their own 3D world using traditional Higher score guaranteed. Kaplan, .
building block shapes and a library of pre-made objects. Note: Complete college entrance CD-ROMs. Includes:
Editing tools let kids stack, stretch, rotate, translate, copy, complete SAT & PSAT personalized prep, complete ACT
color and texture blocks to make 3D scenes. personalized prep, Newsweek's guide to over 1600 colleges,
comprehensive financial aid & scholarship finder, interactive
ARH9918 study skills improvement program.
Dabbler 2. Fractal Design, .
Note: Art tutor inside your computer. FINE ARTS
ARM21524 Opening night. MECC, .
American visions - case, document, CD-ROM. Creative Note: Students create plots, direct lifelike actors, and perform
Labs, . their own multimedia mystery plays, making choices just like
Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. 20th century art from real directors.
the Roy R. Neuberger Collection. Journeys through this
interactive museum. Watch the artists at work and learn from FOREIGN LANGUAGE
them the events and history that influenced their art. FLH26604
Learn to speak Spanish. Learning Company, .
ARW35060 Note: Build a strong foundation in speaking, understanding,
Print artist gold. Bellevue, WA: Sierra Home, . reading, and writing Spanish. Describes the history and
Note: Create greeting cards, signs, labels, business items, culture of Mexico. Record/playback technology improves
banners, stationery, calendars and crafts. your pronunciation
voice interviews, music, and color photographs to present
career information as never seen before. Easy to use. Kids FLH30379
can guide themselves with little to no teacher instruction. Let's go level 6. DynEd (Edmark), .
Multicultural and gender-bias free. Accessible to a wide Note: Designed for children who are learning English for the
range of grade levels. first time. Using themes and situations common to children
everywhere, providing the vocabulary and language
CAREERS structures needed for everyday communication.
Multimedia take this job & love it. Cambridge Educational. FLH30682
Note: Keys to surviving your new job. New dynamic English (level 1) DynEd (Edmark), .
Note: Focuses on the key skill necessary to acquire any
CAH29323 language. Contains listening practice with native speaker
Encyclopedia of careers and vocational guidance. J.G. models, plus a variety of listening tasks and follow-up
Ferguson Publishing, . exercises.
Note: Includes: 68 industry profiles, 521 job articles with
education requirements, photographs, opportunities for FLH30682
individuals with disabilities and resources on training Dynamic English: Spanish. DynEd, .
programs, military careers. Note: Focuses on the key skill necessary to acquire any
language: Contains listening practice with native speaker
CAH32053 models, plus a variety of listening tasks and follow-up
Potential : classes to careers. Cress Company, . exercises.
Note: Interactive career planner. Shows children how to
reach their full career potential. FLH32183
Easy language 17 language edition. IMSI, .
CAH37287 Note: Choose from 17 languages (Spanish, French, German,
Career o roma. New Orleans : Itasca, IL: English, Italian, reek, Danish, Dutch, Russian, Portuguese,
Wintergreen/Orchard House : Riverside Publishing, . Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Thai, Indonesian, Hebrew, and
Note: Details 140 different careers based on the most current Arabic) and learn 25,000 words and 2,250 phrases at our own
U.S. Department of Labor information. Combines animation, pace.
voice interviews, music, and color photographs to present
career information as never seen before. Easy to use. Kids FLH32369
can guide themselves with little to no teacher instruction. Les Bases du Francais. Queue, .
Multicultural and gender-bias free. Accessible to a wide Note: Challenging word games to reinforce grammar,
range of grade levels. spelling and listening comprehension.
Lake County Educational Services Media Center – http://www.lake.k12.il.us - 847-223-3400 ext. 232 3
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FLH32372 Note: WordAce! is a fast, easy-to-use language reference set
Let's visit Mexico. Queue, . that quickly provides word translations and related words, as
Note: History, economy, geography, culture and other well as verb forms and conjugations, all with a simple click
aspects of Mexico come to life. Narrated in English or of the mouse.
simple, informative Spanish.
FLH32373 101 languages of the world. Transparent Language:
Let's visit Spain. Queue, . Merrimack NH, .
Note:. History, economy, geography, culture and other Note: Utilizes a three step approach in learning foreign
aspects of Spain come to life. Narrated in English or simple, languages: learn, listen, and speak. Five thousand words per
informative Spanish. language using interactive dialogs and conversation practice.
El hijo de Asterix. EuroTalk Limited, . Uretsky, Arnie. Vocabulary companion en Espanol. Eugene
Note: FOR MEDIA USE ONLY. Spoken words, text, OR: Visions Technology in Education, .
pictures and recording capabilities make the comic strip Note: Comprehensive Spanish vocabulary program for
adventures of Asterix, Obelix, and Brutus an engaging creating customized curricular packets that focus on the
learning experience. shape, spelling, meaning, and usage of words.
Learn French. London: EuroTalk, . Instant immersion language starter for kids. Redmond WA:
Note: Designed for people who want to learn a language Topics Entertainment, .
quickly. Includes: essential words and phrases for absolute Note: A practical method for learning to speak Spanish,
beginners. French, Italian and German quickly.
Learn French! London: EuroTalk, . Puente de idiomas del Oso Pintor : Painter Bear's language
Note: Combines pictures, text, and sound to make an bridge. Columbus OH: Ohio Distinctive Software, .
interactive flash card system that can be used to help in basic Note: A game in which children can learn the Spanish words
language teaching. Learn words, play games, and record for English idioms or vice versa.
words and sentences.
FLH32995 Firsthand access: Korean. DynEd International, .
Rosetta stone : Power pac. Harrisonburg, VA: Fairfield Note: Adapted from the textbook Firsthand Access. Includes
Language Technologies, . sequenced listening-based activities using audio and
Note: Twenty-two introductory chapters in Spanish, French, animated graphics to engage and motivate students.
Italian, German, Russian, Chinese and Japanese from the 92-
chapter Level I programs. FLW30379
Let's go interactive level 1. DynEd, .
FLH33080 Note: Designed for children who are learning English for the
Lyric language : Spanish. Carlsbad, CA: Penton Overseas, first time. Using themes and situations common to children
Inc, . everywhere, providing the vocabulary and language
Note: Family Circus characters help introduce Spanish as a structures needed for everyday communication.
second language through bilingual songs, interactive games,
voice recording and playback, and video. FLW30379
Let's go interactive level 2. DynEd, .
FLH35262 Note: Designed for children who are learning English for the
Children's classics : volume 1. Roanoke, VA: Gessler first time. Using themes and situations common to children
Publishing, . everywhere, providing the vocabulary and language
Note: Multilingual format in two modes: one where students structures needed for everyday communication.
read the story and choose to record/replay their voices and
one where students listen to native speakers. Contains the HEALTH AND PHYSICAL FITNESS
stories: Peter Pan, Jack and the Beanstalk, and Pinocchio. HEB49593
Corbin, Charles B and Lindsey, Ruth. Fitness for life. 4th ed.,
FLH35266 updated. Champaign IL: Human Kinetics, .
Qsteps 1 & 2. Roanoke, VA: Gessler Publishing, . Note: Complete health related fitness program. Includes
Note: Build a vocabulary of 500 words through a variety of student text, teacher's package, video, 2 audio CDs,
listening and speaking activities. Includes teacher's guide and PowerPoint CD-ROM presentation, and activity cards.
flashcards. Spanish edition.
FLH35272 Drug abuse prevention/health & guidance software.
Hop and Skippy's language island. Roanoke, VA: Gessler Substance Abuse Education, Inc, .
Publishing, . Note: 15 minute demonstration of software programs dealing
Note: Educational language teaching tool with activities to with conflict resolution, drug abuse prevention, sex
teach numbers, sentence structure, speech patterns and more. education, AIDS education, teenage pregnancy, child safety,
Spanish edition. communication essentials, and divorce.
WordAce! Talking translation dictionary : English to/from Key gourmet. SoftKey, .
Spanish. Hollis, NH: Transparent Language, .
Lake County Educational Services Media Center – http://www.lake.k12.il.us - 847-223-3400 ext. 232 4
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Note: Contains over 7500 recipes from the world's premiere HEH37587
chefs. Add your own recipes. Instantly print a shopping list Fitness. Lincoln, NE: Nordic Software, .
for any recipe. Check out the nutritional analysis of a food Note: Learn the role that exercise plays in fitness and what
item, recipe or menu. exercise does for your body.
Addiction and its processes. American Institute for Learning, Fitness station 2.0. Boca Raton FL: EZ Fit.
. Note: Computer fitness program. Choose to begin a three-
Note: Interactive, multimedia program that explores the lives week complete body-stretching program, or go directly to
of three teens and their struggles with addiction. exercises that affect specific areas of the body.
Casualty kid on the road to first aid. Carlsbad, CA: Penton Basement bums : adventurers in life skills. Nashville TN:
Overseas. Little Planet Learning, .
Note: Students learn safety lessons as they explore Hazard Note: Four students of diverse backgrounds meet to help each
City with animated super-hero Captain DRABC. Includes other cope with real-world issues. Students watch a
encyclopedia of first aid procedures, comprehensive multimedia episode, then answer questions, and develop
reference section, medial illustrations, and potentially life- ways to solve real-life problems.
saving information for almost every hazardous situation
Health Sleuths. Seattle WA: VideoDiscovery, .
HEH33791 Note: Health-related mysteries that combine health science
Pyramid challenge. Amherst, NY: DINE Systems, . concepts with a variety of problem solving techniques.
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. MAY NOT BE USED Media Center has Slimpee that deals with nutrition and
IN THE CLASSROOM. Based on USDA guidelines, the dieting.
program analyzes the user's daily food intake and compares it
in a graphical and entertaining way to USDA Food Guide HEH45394
Pyramid. The user can select a food by clicking a mouse, Executive diet helper. Columbus OH: Ohio Distinctive
and a full color picture of the selected food will appear on the Software, .
screen. A "Pyramid score" allows users to evaluate how well Note: Provides detailed nutritional and diet analysis for
they're doing nutritionally by quantifying daily food choices various foods and food groups.
for adherence to food group and serving recommendations
from the Food Guide Pyramid. HEH45395
Menu planner. Columbus OH: Ohio Distinctive Software,
DINE healthy. Amherst, NY: DINE Systems, . Note: Creates daily menu plans for any calorie level and
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. MAY NOT BE USED specific dietary-fat levels. Menu plans are tailor to suit your
IN THE CLASSROOM. Your personal trainer for nutrition taste and special needs and conditions.
and fitness. Teaches a new way to eat, how to get fit, lose
weight, lower your cholesterol and blood pressure. HEH45396
Weight loss planner. Columbus OH: Ohio Distinctive
HEH35466 Software, .
Interactive herbal with Dr. Terry Willard. Calgary, Alberta, Note: Recommends a daily calorie level based on your
Canada: Follgard Group. physiological profile. Determines your ideal weight, and
Note: Gives you a broad understanding of various herbal projects time for recommended weight loss. Enables you to
practices and how they influence modern medicine. The develop specific exercise programs. Tabulates calories
database contains a comprehensive list of common ailments burned and weight loss attributable to exercise.
and herbal remedies, and an encyclopedia of common herbs.
Learn how to identify, gather, store and prepare herbs, and HEH49582
study their influence on your body. Cooper Institute for Aerobics Research. Fitnessgram test kit.
Champaign IL: Human Kinetics.
HEH35486 Note: Tool for helping young people assess their fitness and
HIV/AIDS : What do you know? Peoria, IL: Dynamic activity levels, identify ways to improve fitness and health,
Graphics, . and learn to enjoy regular physical activity.
Note: Teaching tool containing multimedia visuals, audio,
movies and personal interviews. HEH49756
From mad to worse. Weaverville CA: Boulden Publishing,
Coolien challenge. Beachwood, OH: EDR Enterprises, Note: Teaches how to manage anger.
Note: This multimedia teaching tool is an interactive, realistic HEH9729
and exciting new way for students to learn how to resolve Bruckheim, Dr. Allan. Family doctor. CMC, .
their conflicts in constructive ways. Note: Easy to understand advice to nearly 2,000 of the most
commonly asked health questions. Illustrated human anatomy
HEH36177 lets you explore the body systems, structures, and functions
Interactive nights out 2. Potomac, MD: World Institute of from head to toe. Comprehensive data on prescription drugs.
Leadership and Learning (WILL), .
Note: Virtual-experience CD-ROM that helps teens make HEM32230
smart choices about alcohol and other drugs. Say "No" to smoking & alcohol. NetGuider, Inc, .
Lake County Educational Services Media Center – http://www.lake.k12.il.us - 847-223-3400 ext. 232 5
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Note: Provides Internet-based learning exercises on drug Note: Create and print puzzles, build vocabulary, create
education. Includes workbook portfolios containing quizzes, dictionaries, import spelling lists, and print work sheets. FOR
puzzles, essays and research questions. PREVIEW ONLY, MAY NOT BE USED IN THE
Moving gives me a stomach ache. Discis Books, . Tackle English. Nordic Software, .
Note: Help children read and learn. Optional Spanish audio Note: Learn grammar (capitalization, punctuation, parts of
background. Story of a family in the process of moving. Told speech, matching, silly sentences) and guide your team to
from the point of view of a little boy who has been told to put victory. FOR PREVIEW ONLY, MAY NOT BE USED IN
everything he wants to take with him in one box. He can't THE CLASSROOM.
figure out how to get his pals and his favorite tree in there!
LAH19487 UltraWriter. Willowdale, Ontario: Bytes of Learning, .
Aesop's fables. Discis. Note: Writing skills development program. Includes easy-to-
Note: All of his fables on compact disc. Includes suggested use word processor. A separate lessons window provides
activities in the guide book. writing instructions on any topic from grammar to writing
Interactive storytime : volume 1. InterActive. LAH27816
Note: Vol.1 - Goldilocks& the Three Bears, Little Red Hollywood. Emeryville, CA: Theatrix Interactive, .
Hen,& Boy & the Donkey; Vol.2 - Boy Who Cried Wolf, Note: Writing and creativity tool for creating live shows with
Milkmaid & Her Pail,& Belling the Cat ; Vol.3 - Tortoise & animated talking characters. Select sets, cast and personalize
the Hare, City Mouse & Country Mouse, and Lion & the characters, write dialogue, set stage direction, add music,
Mouse. sound effects, and more. Animated characters perform your
Interactive storytime vol. III. Spring Valley, NY: InterActive LAH27851
Publishing Corporation, . Hollywood High. Emeryville, CA: Theatrix Interactive,
Note: Vol.3 - Tortoise & the Hare, City Mouse & Country .
Mouse, and Lion & the Mouse. Note: Write, direct and produce the stories of your life.
Rapunzel. Boraventures, . Postcards. North Billerica, MA: Curriculum Associates,
Note: Interactive reading experience combining technology .
and animation to retell the Brothers Grimm Fairy Tale. Note: Writing program that teaches the skills needed to tackle
planning and drafting. Takes students on a trip around the
LAH21758 world touring Mexico, Ghana, Japan, and Turkey. Take notes
Storybook weaver deluxe CD. MECC : Learning Company. on observations in a Travel Log: and write postcards.
Note: Draw from fantasy, folklore, and modern-day life to
write and illustrate stories and storybooks. LAH28135
Writer's solution : sampler. Irving, TX: Prentice Hall
LAH23676 Interactive, .
Amazing writing machine. Novato, CA: Broderbund : Note: Print and technology program in writing instruction.
Learning Company, . The program is designed to: allow students to learn at their
Note: Word processing program that allows children to own pace, motivate student writing through multimedia
express their ideas through writing in five forms: story, letter, presentation.
journal, essay, and poem. Also allow children to illustrate
their written work. Students may start from scratch or start LAH28970
with a pre-written Spin. Spell It Deluxe. Davidson, .
Note: Five activities in which students learn spelling rules,
LAH23936 practice spelling words, work crossword puzzles, edit
Berenstain, Stan and Jan. Berenstain Bears get in a fight. misspellings, fill in missing letters and identify correct
Broderbund, . spelling.
Note: Story on CD-ROM. Includes classroom activities:
cross-curricular thematic unit and bibliography on bears. LAH29114
Comes with "The Pain and the Great One" by Judy Blume. Grammar rock. Creative Wonders : Learning Company,
English and Spanish. .
Note: Build language skills. Helps kids gain confidence in
LAH24001 writing and speaking, understand sentence structure, build
Little Monster at School. Broderbund : Learning Company, vocabulary, and learn to use the parts of speech.
Note: Includes classroom activities about friendship and LAH29146
starting school, the print edition of "Little Monster at Legends of Oz : one hundred years of OZ. Multicom, .
School", and the book "Everybody Needs a Rock" by Byrd Note: Join the characters in the magic Land of Oz for new
Baylor. Can be read and heard in English or Spanish. adventures. Includes the complete story of L. Frank Baum's
Word foundry. Nordic. LAH29180
Rainbow. Curriculum Associates, .
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Note: Multimedia CD-ROM containing the stories: A world
of hats, The house I live in, and Walk in my shoes. LAH31056
SuperSonic phonics. Curriculum Associates, .
LAH29555 Note: Activities designed to increase phonic awareness for
Editor in chief: level A1. Pacific Grove CA: Critical beginning and remedial readers. Intended to be part of an
Thinking Books & Software, . integrated language arts program that includes systematic
Note: Uses thinking, not drill and practice, to sharpen work in oral language and reading comprehension.
student's language mechanics for superior writing.
LAH29829 Ultimate word attack. Davidson, .
How do you spell adventure? Sanctuary Woods, . Note: Improve vocabulary through an array of puzzles and
Note: Uses 17 different question types to focus on spelling, arcade-style activities. Includes audio CD that allows
vocabulary, and reading comprehension. students to build vocabulary and master pronunciation away
from the computer.
Major league reading. Sanctuary Woods, . LAH32048
Note: Multi-player capability. Four levels of difficulty. Accelerated reader : demo. Advantage Learning Systems,
Sports Illustrated articles that kids field reading, spelling, and .
vocabulary questions. How well they answer determines how Note: Information and CD-ROM explaining the
well their team does in a photorealistic baseball game. computerized reading management system.
Mayer, Mercer. Just grandma and me: deluxe edition. Tomorrow's promise: Language Arts with personal compass.
Novato, CA: Broderbund : Learning Company, . Jostens Learning, .
Note: An interactive ocean adventure. Can be read and heard Note: Leads students from initial explorations with language
in: French, Spanish, German, and English. into new concepts and skills, including structured and higher-
level writing activities. Interactive content uses graphics and
LAH29958 animation. Offers comprehensive coverage for five major
Reading SEARCH : in search of lost folktales. Great Wave national standardized tests: CAT, CTBS, ITBS, MAT, and
Software, . SAT.
Note: Explore ancient cultures and find folktales while
learning Reading Comprehension. LAH32433
Carmen Sandiego word detective. Novato, CA: Broderbund :
LAH3007 Learning Company, .
Great literature. Bureau of Development, Inc, . Note: Master essential language skills with Carmen
Note: Full text of 1896 literary classics with illustrations, Sandiego. Includes skill-building activities in areas such as:
CD-quality voice-overs and music performance. parts of speech, sentence structure, punctuation, using words
in context, spelling rules, word definitions, and dictionary
Ultimate writing & creativity center. Learning Company,
Note: Complete word processing and creativity program that Goldilocks and the three bears & other stories. EuroTalk,
makes writing exciting and helps students learn to write. .
Note: Bring stories and songs to life on your computer. Play
LAH30400 games and quizzes and even record your own voice while
Carroll, Lewis. Alice in Wonderland. DynEd. you learn English. Friendly help dragon speaks over sixteen
Note: Language development titles uses stories from great different languages.
literature to develop vocabulary, reading and listening
comprehension, basic grammar, and critical thinking skills. LAH32452
Little Red Riding Hood & other stories. EuroTalk, .
LAH30400 Note: Bring stories and songs to life on your computer. Play
Verne, Jules. Round the world in eighty days. DynEd, games and quizzes and even record your own voice while
. you learn English. Friendly help dragon speaks over sixteen
Note: Language development titles uses stories from great different languages.
literature to develop vocabulary, reading and listening
comprehension, basic grammar, and critical thinking skills. LAH32456
Learn American English! EuroTalk, .
LAH30705 Note: Combines pictures, text, and sound to make an
American Girls premiere. Learning Company, . interactive flash card system that can be used to help in basic
Note: Create and produce your own plays starring the language teaching. Learn words, play games, and record
American Girls. words and sentences.
Buchter, Carol. Diascriptive reading II. Educational Anne of Green Gables (La Maison aux pignons verts)
Activities, . Renaissance Interactive Studios, .
Note: Diagnostic-prescriptive-tutorial reading program. Note: Detailed version of the story of Anne Shirley and her
Automatic management system that records each student's adventures in Prince Edward Island. Features live video
progress and remediation or advances the student without characters, 3-D backgrounds and an original musical score.
teacher intervention. The teacher can obtain individual scores Officially authorized by the Heirs of L.M. Montgomery. Text
or a summary of scores. is narrated in English and French.
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Note: Reading comprehension game in which players assist
LAH32539 robots in recapturing a space station by identifying the main
Interactive English. Brighter Paths, . ideas of short passages.
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Interactive tutor for
mastering English language. Ideal instruction tool for LAH35204
Special Needs students and for ESL students. Reading for critical thinking. Level A. Big Springs, TX:
Gamco Education Materials, .
LAH32556 Note: Sharpens your students' critical thinking skills and
Aesop in ASL: four fables told in American Sign Language. develops their ability to make inferences by progressing
Austin, TX: Texas School for the Deaf, . through a variety of reading comprehension activities,
Note: PREVIEW USE ONLY. Features four Aesop fables including vocabulary in context, making inferences,
(Tortoise and the Hare, Milkmaid and Her Pail, Fox and the reasoning, and summarizing.
Grapes, and Lion and the Mouse) in American Sign
Language. At the end of each story are five activities that LAH35210
enable the user to improve his/her skills in using pronouns, Annie's city adventures. Big Spring, TX: Gamco Educational
sequencing, reading comprehension, synonyms (English and Software, .
ASL) and vocabulary. Note: Twelve stories encourage developing readers to
interact with literature. Students write about the story using a
LAH32671 built-in word processor with writing prompts, create their
Secret writer's society. Panasonic Interactive Media, . own multimedia slide presentation, illustrate their own
Note: Cool way to learn fundamental writing skills. Choose stories, practice oral language skills, and other
from various writing missions that encourage creativity and comprehension activities including matching and cloze.
LAH33006 Dino the star keeper. Big Spring, TX: Gamco Educational
World's best poetry on CD (2nd edition) Great Neck, NY: Software, .
Roth Publishing, . Note: Twelve stories encourage developing readers to
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Anthology of world interact with literature. Students write about the story using a
poetry, from antiquity through the 20th century. Contains built-in word processor with writing prompts, create their
full-text poetry and criticism. own multimedia slide presentation, illustrate their own
stories, practice oral language skills, and other
LAH33340 comprehension activities including matching and cloze.
Storybook Maker deluxe. San Diego, CA: Jostens Home
Learning, . LAH35216
Note: Children can write, record, and publish their own Paragraph power. Big Spring, TX: Gamco Education
stories. Materials, .
Note: Improve student's ability to write effective paragraphs.
LAH33848 Students can select from a topic menu, develop an idea, and
Reading blaster vocabulary. Torrance, CA: Knowledge write their own topic sentence, body, and conclusion.
Note: Build a larger vocabulary with over 100 word lists and LAH35220
three levels of difficulty. Create customized word lists, Responsive writing. Big Spring, TX: Gamco Education
printable flash cards and word puzzles. Includes a speech Materials, .
engine that reads words aloud to teach correct Note: Improve students' ability to write effective paragraphs.
pronunciations. The program leads students step by step through the writing
process while they learn to write effectively in response to
LAH33873 material they read.
Spelling blaster. Torrance, CA: Knowledge Adventure,
Note: Designed to help elementary school children improve ESL renegades Spanish. Big Spring, TX: Gamco Education
their spelling skills. Teacher editions includes 2 copies of the Materials, .
CD-ROM. Note: Critical concepts presents comprehensive reading and
writing skills with a straightforward, targeted approach.
Grammar for the real world. Torrance, CA: Knowledge LAH35280
Adventure, . Phonics voyage : the easy way to teach reading skills.
Note: Perfect writing and grammar skills in a fun, real world Pembroke, NC: Arrow Educational Products, .
setting as you take on a variety of creative assignments at a Note: Phonics and whole language approach to reading.
Hollywood studio. Teacher edition includes 2 CD-ROMs. Teaches all 44 phonic sounds and 26 letters. Students will be
able to decode most words as they read.
The character of poetry. Stephenville, NF Canada: INNOVA LAH35429
Multimedia, . The Time, life, and works of Thoreau. Chicago, IL:
Note: An exploration of image, tone and mood. Clearvue/eav ; Zane Publishing, .
Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Gain an understanding
LAH35188 of his views on the complexity of man, the virtue of
Captain Zog's main idea. Level A. Big Spring, TX: Gamco simplicity, the importance of ecology and the nature of
Educational Materials, . knowledge.
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Science fiction and fantasy. Chicago, IL: Clearvue/eav ; parentheses. Cartoon characters explain all about end marks
ZANE Publishing, . and commas, quotation marks, apostrophes, colons,
Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Study the ways in semicolons and more. Users play variety of games, anagrams
which writers have speculated about worlds beyond Earth. and puzzles relating to the subject of punctuation.
Examine the evolution of science fiction and the excursions
that it takes into imaginary worlds to explore current social, LAH35991
political, ethical and aesthetic issues. Reading blaster : ages 4-6. Torrance, CA: Knowledge
LAH35440 Note: Five levels of reading content help youngster develop
How to read and understand poetry. Chicago, IL: essential phonics and basic reading skills.
Clearvue/eav ; Zane Publishing, .
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Poetry readings and LAH35991
comments from poets along with visual presentations to Reading blaster : ages 6-8. Torrance, CA: Knowledge
explain techniques and portray ideas. Adventure, .
Note: Takes the user on an exciting reading adventure on
LAH35441 Planet Islandia where Blasterpals explore the islands and
Shakespeare's London. Chicago, IL: Clearvue/eav ; Zane navigate through various reading challenges.
Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Presents the London LAH35991
that Shakespeare knew and provides a revealing portrait of Reading blaster : ages 6-9. Torrance, CA: Knowledge
life during Shakespeare's era. Adventure, .
Note: Build students' vocabulary and reading comprehension
LAH35452 skills through interactive lessons that focus on word
The history of American literature. Chicago, IL: structure, meanings, and relationships.
Clearvue/eav ; Zane Publishing, .
Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Describes the LAH35991
movement toward realism, regionalism, and naturalism. Reading blaster : ages 5-7. Torrance, CA: Knowledge
Includes feature presentation, quizzes, glossary, Adventure, .
encyclopedia, dictionary, and word search. Note: Develop your students’ basic reading skills through
activities that strengthen phonics learning, build language
LAH35456 mechanics skills, and introduce more than 1500 vocabulary
The history of English literature. Chicago, IL: Clearvue/eav ; words.
Zane Publishing, .
Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Explores the poetry, LAH35991
themes, and ideals of 20th-century literature. Reading blaster ages 9-12. Torrance, CA: Knowledge
LAH35730 Note: Kids learn advanced reading comprehension and
Improving writing II. Fairfield, CT: Queue, . grammar as they travel through galaxies on the Blaster ship.
Note: Guides students through skill-specific activities and Teaches 20 essential skills including: sentence structure,
provides them with structure and practice files to support parts of speech, grammar, analogies, definitions, synonyms
their writing. Topics include: writing process, writer's basic and antonyms, finding the main idea, reading for detail,
tools, writing descriptively, expository writing, and drawing conclusions, logical reasoning, making inferences,
newswriting. using context clues, sequencing and ordering.
Reporting on Shakespeare. Fairfield, CT: Queue, . Humanities Software. Writing with literature. Pleasantville,
Note: Guides lead you through the process of writing papers NY: Sunburst Communications, .
about Hamlet, Julius Caesar, Macbeth, Othello, Romeo and Note: Popular books and classic stories launch imaginations
Juliet, and A Midsummer night's dream. and inspire thinking and writing. Students explore timeless
themes and express their views in persuasive paragraphs
LAH35781 character sketches, news reports, poetry, and more.
Skills for writers. version 1.1. Portland, OR: Pierian Spring
Software, . LAH36090
Note: Contains activities to develop writing skills. Activities Spelling spree. Somerville, MA: Houghton Mifflin
include practice at finding and correcting usage, punctuation, Interactive, .
and spelling errors; writing poetry; and a word matching Note: All the neighborhood pets and friends can now talk
game based on Mah Jongg. and are teaching each other how to spell. Why not go on a
spelling spree with them?
Writing for readers. Portland, OR: Pierian Spring Software, LAH36146
. Advanced software. Phonics alive! 2. Cary, IL: Forest
Note: Contains hands-on activities to develop creative Technologies, .
writing skills. Activities Note: Teaches the alphabet, phonics, spelling and more
help students learn the elements of a story, how to generate through drills.
and develop story ideas, and how to write dialogue.
LAH35809 Reading galaxy reading comprehension. Novato, CA:
Punctuation marks. Waterford, CT: Thomas S. Klise, . Broderbund Software : Learning Company, .
Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. The user learns the
correct usage and placement of dashes, hyphens, and
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Note: You are the next contestant on "The Alien Tales' Game LAH38899
Show." Outsmart panelists and defend the honor of Earthling Vocabulary development. Hilton Head SC: Optimum
authors. Resource, [199u].
Note: Illustrates synonyms, antonyms, prefixes, suffixes,
LAH36650 homophones, multiple meanings and context clues, allowing
Super solvers spellbound! Fremont, CA: Learning Company, students to apply experience and context to generate
. meanings for unfamiliar words and to more accurately define
Note: A computer adventure game designed to develop known words.
LAH37325 Spelling rules. Hilton Head SC: Optimum Resource, [199u].
Stories in season. Regina, SK, Canada: Tyndal Stone Media, Note: Designed to help students improve spelling accuracy
. and master the fundamentals.
Note: In six difference languages (Cree, Dakota, Dene,
English, French, Saulteaux). Designed to enhance language LAH38983
arts instruction for beginning readers, and to provide a Chomsky, Carol and Schwartz, Judah L. M-ss-ng l-nks : a
glimpse into the culture and lifestyles of Canada's First game of letters and language. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst
Nation. Communications, .
Note: Students practice reading, writing, and spelling skills
LAH38786 by filling in blanks in quotations.
Every child a reader. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, .
Note: Contains 50 original stories that sequentially introduce LAH39198
a controlled first grade vocabulary. Voyage to fair. Pembroke, NC: Arrow Educational Products,
LAH38851 Note: Teaches basic readers to become more proficient
Ribbit collection. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst : Little Planet readers in a short time. Learn about types of sentences,
Publishing, . punctuation, synonyms, antonyms, homonyms, prefixes,
Note: Volume 1 and 2 presents four folktales that reinforce suffixes, root words, syllabication, comprehension and other
the following themes: resisting peer pressure, thinking decoding skills. Read stories in English or Spanish.
independently, and making good decisions. Volume 3
engages students in reading skill builder activities. Volume 4 LAH39199
allows children to retell and write the story in their own Reading with phonics is fun. Pembroke, NC: Arrow
words, and electronically publish their own books. Educational Products, .
Note: Helps teach the ABCs, short vowel sounds, long vowel
LAH38851 sounds, beginning sounds, ending sounds, beginning clusters,
The Dugout collection. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst : Little ending clusters, consonant digraphs, vowel digraphs, 400
Planet Publishing, . basic sight words, word attack skills, and other reading skills.
Note: Combines video, computer software, and print
materials into a set of exciting multimedia tools designed to LAH39215
help young children acquire literacy skills. Includes the StartWrite. North Salt Lake UT: Idea Maker, .
following books: Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass The Note: Easy-to-use tool for teaching handwriting. Includes
black lion", Ellen Ochoa Astronaut, Rules of the game, manuscript and cursive.
Maria's story, and Wilma Rudolph.
LAH38856 Pair-it books CD-ROM : exploring fiction and nonfiction
Glowbird collection. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst : Little emergent stage 1. Austin TX: Steck-Vaughn, .
Planet Publishing,. Note: Develops beginning reading, writing, and research
Note: Presents three folktales that reinforce the following skills with multimedia enhancement for primary level reading
themes: respect for others; appreciating differences, programs.
appreciating small things, a search for "special places",
appreciating the environment. After viewing the stories, LAH39952
children can retell and write the story in their own words, and English resource center. Sunnyvale CA: Super Tutor
electronically publish their own books. Company, .
Note: Learn to research and write term papers, strengthen
LAH38873 spelling skills, practice vocabulary for standardized tests,
Mask world. Eugene, OR: Visions Technology in Education, improve pronunciation, learn the foundations of grammar and
Note: Contains the ingredients needed to perform twenty-four
tales and myths from all over the world. Each story comes LAH41447
complete with characters, props, and a script - everything Hombs, Barbara. Writing process workshop : computer word
children need to stage their own performances. processor prompted guides for literature. Freeport NY:
Educational Activities, .
LAH38888 Note: Teaches writing skills and develops proficiency in
Folktales : six interactive learning CD-ROMs. Toronto word processing. Uses a language experience approach to
Canada: Harmony Interactive : Discis Knowledge Research, motivate students to write about their own experiences.
Note: Timeless tales, combining the ancient art of storytelling LAH41776
with vivid illustrations, lively music, enchanting narration, Pryor, Bonnie and Williams, Karen Lynn. Stories & more :
and hundreds of audio surprises. Time and place. Redmond WA: Edmark, .
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Note: Combines 3 children's books (The house on Maple Note: Ten different activities, filled with randomly generated
Street, Roxaboxen, and Galimoto) with activities to immerse words, providing opportunities to apply language skills in a
students in literature experiences and strengthen their reading purposeful context.
and comprehension skills.
My reading coach. Tucson AZ: MindPlay, .
LAH41779 Note: Self-paced, individualized reading program. Phonics-
Delaney, A and Lobel, Arnold. Stories & more : Animal based program that combines interactive video and audio.
friends. Redmond WA: Edmark, . Diagnostically assesses and teaches strategies to encode and
Note: Combines 3 children's books (The gunnyworld, The decode simple and multi-syllable words.
trek, and Owl at home) with activities to immerse students in
literature experiences and strengthen their reading and LAH43654
comprehension skills. The writing lesson : a handwriting practice program. San
Ramon CA: Mountcastle Company, .
LAH41880 Note: Never-ending supply of perfect writing exercises.
Kidspiration. Inspiration Software, . Offers three different writing styles: primary, script, and
Note: Uses visual learning to help young readers and writers cursive.
as they learn to develop and organize their ideas.
LAH41880 Reading explorers : a guided reading experience. St. Louis:
Kidspiration 2. Portland OR: Inspiration Software, . Gamco (Siboney Learning Group), .
Note: Uses visual learning to help young readers and writers Note: Sharpens students' critical thinking skills and develops
as they learn to develop and organize their ideas. their ability to make inferences by progressing through a
variety of reading comprehension activities, including
LAH41882 vocabulary in context, making inferences, reasoning, and
White, E. B and Blume, Judy. Children's literature summarizing.
companions : volume I. Newton, MA ;; Chicago IL:
International Educations ; ; distributed by SVE & Churchill LAH44001
Media, . Chu, Godwin. The Tuskegee Airmen. Volo IL: Don
Note: Assists students in learning to think and write about Johnston, .
literature. Note: The story of the Tuskagee Airmen - a group of 25
black pilots - who fought for peace in the world and for equal
LAH41882 rights at home in the U.S.
Armstron, William Howard and Rodgers, Mary. Children's
literature companions : volume III. Newton MA ;; Chicago LAH44005
IL: International Educations ; ; distributed by SVE & Sewell, Anna and Venable, Noe. Black beauty. Volo IL: Don
Churchill Media, . Johnston, .
Note: Assists students in learning to think and write about Note: A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his
literature. experiences with both good and bad masters.
Gardiner, John Reynolds and Greene, Bette. Children's Stemach, Jerry. The secret of Old Mexico. Volo IL: Don
literature companions : volume II. Newton MA ;; Chicago Johnston, .
IL: International Educations ; ; distributed by SVE & Note: There is an important secret that has been hidden in
Churchill Media, . Mexico for more than 1000 years. Four friends want to find
Note: Assists students in learning to think and write about out about this secret. But other people want to know about
literature. the secret because it might be worth a lot of money.
Pingel, Ralf and Pietracci, E. Snow White and the Seven Story quest. Regina SK Canada: Tyndal Stone, .
Hansels : the fairy tale game. London: Tivola Electronic Note: By exploring, listening and recording their own stories
Publishing, . children advance through the quest. While learning to tell
Note: A fantasy game in which the players choose what will their own stories, children play an integral role in helping
happen to the characters Snow White, Little Red Hood and Little Gopher attain his goal. Designed to enlighten children
more. on the culture and storytelling traditions of First Nations
Writing & vocabulary : essential review. Gardena CA: LAH44024
Encore Software, . Between the lines : understanding the media through a series
Note: Reinforce classroom lessons in writing and vocabulary. of creative projects. Regina SK Canada: Tyndal Stone,
LAH42274 Note: As the Producer, Editor and Director, students are
Write way. Ingenuity Works, . given the freedom to create their own media projects.
Note: Sharpen basic language skills. Activities include: Program reveals the nature of mass media, its techniques and
antonyms, connecting words, labels, past tense, rhymes, impact on society.
spelling, possessives, synonyms, vocabulary, and word order.
LAH42276 Pronunciation power : 8 to 1 English dictionary :
Word way. Ingenuity Works, . Beginner/Intermediate. Edmonton Canada: English
Computerized Learning Inc, .
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Note: Dictionary that aids in improving reading disappeared from their vocabulary. Along the way you will
comprehension, vocabulary, pronunciation and spelling discover new and interesting places while expanding your
ability. own vocabulary.
Pronunciation power : Beginner/intermediate. Edmonton Phonics super star reading system. Santa Ana CA: Help Me 2
Canada: English. Computerized Learning, Blackstone Learn Company,.
Multimedia Corporation, . Note: Comprehensive language arts curriculum for PreK
Note: An interactive program designed for beginner to through Grade 5.
intermediate English learners, containing interactive lessons
and exercises, educational phonics games, karaoke style LAH46101
sentences, record and playback, translation in 12 languages. Sunburst Technology (Firm). Emergent reader. Pleasantville
Includes a copy of "8 in 1 English dictionary." NY: Sunburst, .
Note: Twenty stories designed to teach students to read
LAH44429 simple stories and to develop their concept of story, word,
Pronunciation power : Intermediate/Advanced. Edmonton sight word vocabulary, and left-to-right reading skills.
Canada: English Computerized Learning, Blackstone
Multimedia Corporation, . LAH46162/4
Note: An interactive program designed for intermediate to English express deluxe. Davidson & Associates ; distributed
advanced English learners, containing interactive lessons and by Sunburst/Knowledge Adventure, [2000 1997].
exercises, educational phonics games, karaoke style Note: An interactive multimedia language curriculum that
sentences, record and playback, translation in 12 languages. provides immersion in the English language. Helps beginning
to intermediate ESL students to speak, listen, read, and write
LAH44440 English fluently and confidently.
Maurer, Jay. Focus on grammar. New York: Addison-Wesley
Longman and Exceller Software, [1996, 1997, 1998]. LAH47189
Note: Interactive multimedia program for learners of English. Heartsoft Software (Firm). The Heartsoft literacy skill set.
Provides grammar practice for foreign speakers through Broken Arrow OK: Heartsoft, .
reading, listening, and writing activities. Note: Covers beginning reading, keyboarding, consonant
skills, reading comprehension, vocabulary, English, parts of
LAH44665 speech, spelling, synonyms, homonyms, antonyms and more.
North American idioms. [Victoria, B.C.] ;; Cincinnati OH:
English Language Centre, University of Victoria ;; LAH47691
Encomium Publications [distributor], . Lexia reading software : demo CD. Lincoln MA: Lexia
Note: Intermediate level English language learners will be Learning Systems, .
able to practice using idioms in common real-life situations Note: Demonstrations on computer programs designed to
to improve their understanding of specific idioms in various help students of all ages acquire and improve reading skills.
LAH44946 Spelling made easy. Global Software Publishing, .
Clicker animations. Bellevue WA: Crick Software, [2000- Note: Game show format that will help students become
2002]. familiar with spelling rules, exceptions to the rules and
Note: Supports Clicker 4 with moving pictures. Includes 100 patterns.
animations, plus over 500 animated grids based around six
themes. System requirements: Clicker 4. LAH47818
Punctuation made easy. Global Software Publishing, .
LAH44946 Note: Students develop strategies for using punctuation
Clicker grids for learning. Bellevue WA: Crick Software, effectively to clarify the meaning of their writing.
Note: Hundreds of ready-made grids (words, pictures and LAH47818
sounds) on a host of different topics and themes. Materials Grammar made easy. Global Software Publishing, .
are ready-to-use, but can be edited. System requirements: Note: Introduces parts of speech and sentence structure in
Clicker 4. innovative and captivating lessons.
Howlett, Bruce and Howlett, Kathryn. Sound reading : a Orchard for your state : Language arts : 7-9. St. Louis MO:
comprehensive, speech-based reading program. Ithaca NY: Orchard Software, .
Sound Reading Solutions, . Note: Language arts bundle includes 13 skill trees that teach
Note: Designed to meet the needs of emergent and struggling and assess skills stressed in the NCTM standards, provide
readers. Activities are based upon the latest neurological step-by-step instruction, and reinforce key skills in a
research on reading and the brain. Activities encourage motivating learning environment. Includes documentation
students to explore the structure of spoken and written showing how the skills align with Illinois standards.
LAH45389 Orchard for your state : Language arts : 4-6. St. Louis MO:
Quadrinarian word find : the search for meaning. Columbus Orchard Software, .
OH: Ohio Distinctive Software, . Note: Language arts 10-12 bundle includes 12 skill trees that
Note: Come visit the beautiful planet of Quadrinaria, and teach and assess skills stressed in the NCTM standards,
explore the wonders of the planet while you help your provide step-by-step instruction, and reinforce key skills in a
friends, the Quadrinarians, find the precious words that have
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motivating learning environment. Includes documentation LAH49056
showing how the skills align with Illinois standards. Draft:Builder. Volo IL: Don Johnston, .
Note: Leads students through the three key steps in creating a
LAH47859 first draft: organizing ideas, taking notes, and writing the
Orchard for your state : Language arts : K-3. St. Louis MO: draft.
Orchard Software, .
Note: Language arts K-3 bundle includes 24 skill trees that LAH49123
teach and assess skills stressed in the NCTM standards, Planet wobble : Set A. Bellevue WA: Crick Software, .
provide step-by-step instruction, and reinforce key skills in a Note: Materials for early readers. Animated talking books
motivating learning environment. Includes documentation and related on-screen activities offer engaging resources for
showing how the skills align with Illinois standards. early reading ad writing skills.
Orchard for your state : Language arts : 10-12. St. Louis MO: Planet wobble : Set B. Bellevue WA: Crick Software, .
Orchard Software, . Note: Materials for early readers. Animated talking books
Note: Language arts 10-12 bundle includes 12 skill trees that and related on-screen activities offer engaging resources for
teach and assess skills stressed in the NCTM standards, early reading ad writing skills.
provide step-by-step instruction, and reinforce key skills in a
motivating learning environment. Includes documentation LAH49519
showing how the skills align with Illinois standards. Perfect copy : classroom demo. Wisconsin Rapids WI:
LAH48819 Note: Software that helps teachers improve students'
Uretsky, Arnie. U.S. history comic book maker. Eugene OR: grammar, punctuation, and usage skills through in-context
Visions Technology in Education, . editing.
Note: Simple-to-use multimedia writing tool. Create
animated stories that talk, or print out the comic books and LAH4977
act out the stories using stick puppets. Kid works deluxe. Davidson, .
Note: Students write and illustrate their own stories, poems,
LAH48819 journals, and more. Creations are read back in a variety of
Fairy tale comic book maker. Eugene OR: Visions fun voices or in students own voice.
Technology in Education, .
Note: Simple-to-use multimedia writing tool. Create LAH49986
animated stories that talk, or print out the comic books and Exploring kidspiration version 2. Portland OR: Inspiration
act out the stories using stick puppets. Software, .
Note: Interactive training CD contains step-by-step tutorial,
LAH48819 classroom examples, and visual learning methods.
Uretsky, Arnie. Super hero comic book maker. Eugene OR:
Visions Technology in Education, . LAH5009
Note: Simple-to-use multimedia writing tool. Create Inspiration for Palm OS. Portland OR: Inspiration Software
animated stories that talk, or print out the comic books and Inc, .
act out the stories using stick puppets. Note: Provides handheld power to develop ideas and
organize thinking. Requires Palm desktop 4.0 or higher
LAH48819 installed on computer.
Science comic book maker : habitats & lifecycles. Eugene
OR: Visions Technology in Education, . LAH50599
Note: Simple-to-use multimedia writing tool. Create Great Source diagnostic tests : reading. Great Source
animated stories that talk, or print out the comic books and Education Group, .
act out the stories using stick puppets. Note: Standards-based CD-ROM test program designed to
assess students' reading proficiency and prescribe targeted
LAH48843 instruction from "Reader's Handbook" (LAB44607),
Phonics companion interactive. Eugene OR: Visions "Daybooks of Critical Reading and Writing" (LAB33862),
Technology in Education, . "Reading & Writing Sourcebooks", and "Vocabulary for
Note: Create your posters, activity sheets and games with Achievement".
Phonics Companion and do on-screen instruction with
Phonics Companion Interactive. LAH50844
Super texttwist and Super whatword? Dallas TX: Game
LAH48843 House ; distributed by MacPlay, .
Uretsky, Arnie. Phonics companion. Eugene OR: Visions Note: Super texttwist - think of as many words as you can
Technology in Education, . with the letters you have to beat the clock. Use all your letters
Note: Complete phonics package that allows you to create the to make a word and you'll move to the next round. Super
materials you need to teach phonics. Includes activities for whatword? - connect letters to make the Whatwords.
introducing skills and practice exercises for improving
reading and writing. LAH5255
Harcourt writing express. Harcourt.
LAH48851 Note: Combines motivating, interactive writing lessons with
Uretsky, Arnie. Writer's companion. Eugene OR: Visions engaging "hot spots" containing fun activities designed to
Technology in Education, . teach the strategies and writing forms that good writers use.
Note: Takes students through the entire writing process from Includes a built in scope and sequence.
brainstorming to publishing.
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SuperSpell grammar. East Dorest VT: Tool Factory. Note: Includes: Multimedia Audubon's Birds, Multimedia
Note: Join the Hooper family at the beach and accumulate Audubon's Mammals, Shakespeare, and Sherlock Holmes.
points while completing structured grammar activities.
Topics covered include: nouns, pronouns, adjectives, LAH9883
adverbs, verbs, prepositions, articles, conjunctions, Language explorer. Lincoln, NE: Nordic Software, .
punctuation, phrases, clauses, sentence structure, and Note: Builds vocabulary using fun sounds and color
grammar usage. animation. Includes word sets for English, French, German
and Spanish with more than 500 animated picture tiles in 42
Explorers. Redmond WA: Crick Software, .
Note: Learn about explorers throughout the ages. Contains LAH9972
three levels of difficulty. Lets students research information Mann, Ron. Poetry in motion. New York, NY: Voyager,
independently, write about it, and then print out their work. .
Requires Clicker 4. Note: Film of twenty-four poets performing their work
accompanied by the printed text.
Animals of hot lands. Redmond WA: Crick Software, . LAH9978
Note: Learn about animals that live in hot places, like Project Gutenberg. Walnut Creek CA: Walnut Creek
crocodiles in their swamps, or tigers in the grasslands.. CDROM, .
Contains three levels of difficulty. Lets students research Note: Electronic texts of the Project Gutenberg archives for
information independently, write about it, and then print out 1991,1992, and 1993. Includes such works as: Complete
their work. Requires Clicker 4. Works of Shakespeare, John Milton's Paradise Lost, CIA
World Factbook, and NAFTA Documents.
Animals of cold lands. Redmond WA: Crick Software, LAI9787
. Creative writer. Microsoft.
Note: Learn about animals that live in the Arctic and Note: Publish illustrated stories and projects such as
Antarctic. Includes the polar bear, emperor penguin, and newsletters, cards, reports, and more. Includes clip art, story
killer whale. Contains three levels of difficulty. Lets students starters, spelling checker and thesaurus, wacky sounds, and
research information independently, write about it, and then special letter effects.
print out their work. Requires Clicker 4.
LAH52971 Long hard day on the ranch. Discis.
Life cycles. Redmond WA: Crick Software, . Note: Allows children to read and listen to the hero's letter
Note: Learn about the life cycles of eight living things. and to see his solutions to the imaginary crises that arise
Includes plants, reptiles, birds, amphibians, and mammals. while he visits his uncle's farm.
Contains three levels of difficulty. Lets students research
information independently, write about it, and then print out LAM19475
their work. Requires Clicker 4. Tale of Benjamin Bunny. Discis.
Note: Benjamin Bunny is Peter Rabbit's cousin. He and
LAH52971 Peter set out together to Mr. McGregor's garden to retrieve
Ancient Egyptians. Redmond WA: Crick Software, . Peter's clothes - now being worn by Mr. McGregor's
Note: Learn about Egyptian mummies, pharaohs, food, and scarecrow!
writing. Contains three levels of difficulty. Lets students
research information independently, write about it, and then LAM19493
print out their work. Requires Clicker 4. Thomas' snowsuit. Discis.
Note: Getting Thomas into his snowsuit was an impossible
LAH52971 task for his mother, teacher, and his principal. But Thomas
Dinosaurs. Redmond WA: Crick Software, . quickly jumped into his snowsuit as soon as a friend invited
Note: Learn about dinosaurs. Contains three levels of him to come out and play.
difficulty. Lets students research information independently,
write about it, and then print out their work. Requires Clicker LAM19499
4. Heather hits her first home run. Discis.
Note: Heather is a little girl who just started playing Tee-ball.
LAH53636 She goes through many different emotions as she stands at
Balanced literacy : demo CD. Petaluma CA: IntelliTools, the plate, but learns that persistence and courage pay off as
. she finally hits the winning run for her team.
Note: Provides a balanced approach to early literacy
instruction for beginning readers. Integrates guided reading, LAM19505
supported writing, and word study or phonics activities. Cinderella. Discis, .
Note: Help children read and learn. Each phrase is
LAH9708 highlighted as the book reads along.
Bailey's book house. Edmark.
Note: Builds early reading concepts. Students learn letters, LAM19511
acquire new vocabulary and compose stories as they make Mud puddle. Discis.
rhymes, direct plots and publish their own storybooks and Note: Shows children that we can all encounter situations we
greeting cards. can't seem to control. The story also suggests that if we try
hard enough we can usually find solutions to the problems
LAH9747 that we face!
Classic Collection+. CMC ReSearch, .
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