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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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LAM19517 Easybook writing workshop. Immigration. Pleasantville, NY:
O'Huigin, Sean. Scary poems for rotten kids. Buffalo NY: Sunburst Communications, .
Discis Knowledge Research, . Note: Use with EasyBook Deluxe. Interdisciplinary writing
Note: Children today live with many of the same fears we all activities encourage students to explore the rich heritage of
had as children. But there are new scary things children must our country and what it means to be an American. Allow
also face, such as acid rain and its effect on our environment. students to publish their own illustrated books about their
Paper bag princess. Discis Books, . LAM31874
Note: A 20th Century fairy tale. It reflects current values Write:OutLoud. version 3.0. Don Johnston, .
such as equality between men and women. In the story, the Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Talking word processor.
princess demonstrates the ability to solve problems and make Speaks words, sentences, paragraphs, and talking spell
rational decisions. checker.
Somebody catch my homework. Discis, . Camp Frog Hollow. Don Johnston, .
Note: Encourages kids to play with words, rhythms and Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Word interactions that
rhymes while learning the art form of poetry. build vocabulary.
Imagination express - Destination: Oceans. Edmark, . Workshop. AheadMedia, .
Note: The mystery and wonder of the sea come alive as Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Children learn cause and
students create animated books and movies set in an actual effect, choice-making and timing as they enjoy discovery,
marine sanctuary. Students learn about ocean habitats, the story telling, arcade-style games. Use mouse, keyboard,
role of oceans in ecosystems and human impact on ocean switch, or touch screen.
LAM22468 Mark Twain and the art of the novel. NetGuider, Inc, .
Imagination express: destination: rain forest. Edmark, . Note: Integrate the World Wide Web into your lesson plans.
Note: Students interact with exotic animals and plants, Student workbook portfolios contain quizzes and exercises
interesting characters and beautiful backgrounds as they that make student assessment easy.
create electronic stories using lush sights and sounds of the
Rain forest. LAM32451
Using the Internet to find the information you need.
LAM22468 NetGuider, LLC, .
Imagination express: Destination: pyramids. Edmark.
Note: Learn about the mysteries of Ancient Egypt. Create LAM32559
electronic books featuring pyramids, hieroglyphs, pharaohs, Rosie's walk. Austin, TX: Texas School for the Deaf, .
and life on the Nile. Note: PREVIEW USE ONLY. Based on book by Pat
Hutchins. In each page of the story the text is signed and
LAM25969 there are 7 to 10 enrichment vocabulary words on each page.
Imagination express: Destination: Time Trip, USA. Edmark. After the story, there are games providing practice in
Note: Students travel through time to explore a fictional New connecting the words with the signs and pictures.
England town. Create animated stories using backgrounds
and stickers that reflect the evolution of architecture, LAM34364
inventions, fashion and entertainment. Month-by-month with Kid Works Deluxe. Torrance, CA:
Knowledge Adventure, .
LAM2690 Note: Monthly cross-curricular theme-based projects that
Tale of Peter Rabbit. Discis. focus on math, science, reading, vocabulary, development,
Note: Find out what happens when Peter Rabbit visits Mr. social studies, and writing. Requires Kid Works Deluxe.
LAM29307 Corporate climber. Colorado Springs, CO: Jay Klein
Macbeth. Voyager, . Productions, .
Note: Includes textual annotations, extensive scholarly tools Note: DEMO VERSION. Multimedia tool for perfecting
and video clips from performances. critical English skills. Users enter Semantycon as closely
supervised, probationary employees; and with Trainee
LAM30418 manuals firmly in hand, they journey through the company's
Dickens, Charles. A Christmas Carol. English Language ten corporate divisions, each responsible for a specific
Courseware, . English skill area.
Note: Language development titles uses stories from great
literature to develop vocabulary, reading and listening LAM35795
comprehension, basic grammar, and critical thinking skills. That strange Mr. Poe. Waterford, CT: Thomas S. Klise Co,
LAM30647 Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Traces the life and
Easy book deluxe. Sunburst Communications, . work of Edgar Allan Poe, and provides a close-up look at the
Note: Book publishing program that allows students to write, important people and events of the time in which Poe wrote.
illustrate, and print their work in book form.
LAM30647 Uncle Mark. Waterford, CT: Thomas S. Klise, .
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Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Traces the life and Note: Computerized version of the Milton Bradley board
work of Mark Twain and presents a close- up look at the game including official player's dictionary, five levels of skill
important people and events of the time in which he play, sound effects, ability to play over a LAN or the
illustrated timelines, quizzes, activities, and a glossary. Internet, and artificial intelligence that responds to every
Parts of speech. Waterford, CT: Thomas S. Klise, . LAM38989
Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Defines and explains Tenth planet explores literacy : Word building: word parts.
the rules of usage for all the major parts of speech. Students Pleasantville NY: Sunburst Communications, .
and children will learn about nouns and pronouns, adjectives Note: Student develop their ability to decode and spell
and adverbs, prepositions, conjunctions, and much more. multisyllabic, or "big" words.
Elementary writing skills. Sunburst Communications, . Tenth planet explores literacy. Word building : Consonant
Note: Contains thinking, reading, writing, speaking, and blends and digraphs. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst
listening activities to help students discover their creative Communications, .
writing ability. Note: Students become more aware of and adept at reading
and writing words containing consonant blends and digraphs.
Steps to better writing. Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst LAM39228
Communications, . Roots, prefixes, and suffixes. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst,
Note: Writing process comes alive as students write essays, .
reports, and poems. Students learn the techniques - Note: Students improve their understanding of word
prewriting, drafting, organizing, revising, and editing. meanings by dissecting words into roots, prefixes, and
Writing with picture books. Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst LAM39261
Communications, . Humanities Software. Kid's media magic. Pleasantville, NY:
Note: Uses well-known picture books to introduce chants, Sunburst Communications, .
pattern sentences, and literature to encourage the writing of Note: Children's word processor featuring a rebus anticipator,
stories, plays and journal entries. unique multimedia authoring and publishing opportunities,
movies (includes QuickTime software), a paint program, clip
LAM36071 art, and speech.
Essential writing. Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst
Communications, . LAM44946
Note: Student compositions focus on expository, descriptive, Clicker 4. Bellevue WA: Crick Software, .
narrative, and persuasive writing. Additional content includes Note: Writing and creativity tool designed to motivate and
job skills, interviews, filling out forms, and more. support children as they learn to read and write. Use Clicker
to create: instant vocabulary wordlists, sentence building
LAM36792 lessons, student-created talking books, web pages and
Humanities Software. Write on plus. Responding to great multimedia presentations, support for existing print based
literature. spelling and reading programs, story starters and writing
Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst Communications, . frames, science lab reports, thematic projects, student
Note: Unique settings and characters, intriguing plots, and portfolios, and more.
universal themes enlarge your students' view of the world.
Lessons focus on literal and figurative language, comparison, LAM5009
contrast, interpretation, conflict and resolution. Inspiration : K-12 education edition. Portland, OR:
Inspiration Software, .
LAM3727 Note: Visual idea development tool for developing ideas and
Scholastic reading counts! : software sampler. New York: plans. Fully integrates an easy-to-use Diagram view and a
Scholastic Inc, . powerful Outline view.
Note: Reading motivation and management software.
Interactive quizzes for over 13,000 popular books. LAM5009
Helfgott, Donald and Westhaver, Mona. Inspiration. Portland
LAM37315 OR: Inspiration Software Inc, .
Writing trek : language adventures/ Vol.1. Pleasantville, NY: Note: A visual learning tool to organize thinking, prioritize
Sunburst Communications, . ideas, and make concept maps, webs and other graphical
Note: Contains 12 structured projects in a wide range of organizers in order to create clear, concise writing.
writing genres, from poetry to research, journalism, stories,
and more. LAM9540
Brown, Marc. Arthur's teacher troubles. Broderbund :
LAM37585 Learning Company.
Reader's quest I. Humanities Software/Sunburst, . Note: Includes classroom activities, book and audiotape
Note: Multimedia workshops with reading instruction, "Arthur's Birthday". On top of having the Mr. Ratburn for his
practice, and strategies. Fiction and non-fiction content teacher, Arthur must represent his class in the school-wide
prepares students for grade-level reading assessments. spellathon. English and Spanish.
Scrabble : CD-ROM crossword game. Beverly MA: Hasbro Ugly duckling. Morgan.
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Note: Highly animated and musical fashion. Discover the mobile icons that can be arranged into box plots, cross
excitement of reading as well as finding over 500 animations tabulations, histograms, scatter plots, and Venn diagrams.
and sounds including musical fences, marching army ants,
and flying bats. MAH24597
Math munchers deluxe CD. MECC : Learning Company,
Monarch notes. Bureau Development, . Note: Develop speed and accuracy in basic math skills as
Note: Marguerite and Aime Maeght Foundation art they race a Muncher around a 3-D grid to gobble numbers,
collection. View each piece of art, read about the artist and expressions, and geometric shapes while they dodge pesky
learn what motivated the creation. Features the works of such Troggles.
as: Chagall, Miro, Matisse, Adami, Gonzalez, and Ubac.
LAM9924 Operation Neptune. Learning Company.
Tortoise and the hare. Broderbund : Learning Company. Note: Pre-Algebra math and problem solving with whole
Note: School edition includes Classroom Activities and numbers, fractions, decimals, ratios, and percentages.
Aesop's Fables Coloring Book. Race between the slow-and- Enhance math skills with real-life word problems. Strengthen
steady tortoise and the hurry-up hare includes dozens of thinking skills.
hilarious sight gags and surprises.
Mighty math number heroes. Redmond, WA: Edmark,
MAH19930 Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Promotes
TesselMania! deluxe. MECC : Learning Company, . investigation, experimentation, and the power of thinking.
Note: Students explore transformational geometry while Students explore fractions, 2D geometry, chance and
creating interlocking, puzzle-like designs called probability, shape and number patterns, addition, subtraction,
"tessellations." Students can turn their works of art into multiplication, division, and decimals.
puzzles, projects, and gifts.
MAH20596 Snootz math trek. Emeryville, CA: Theatrix Interactive,
Hot dog stand: the works. Sunburst Communications, . .
Note: Challenge students to successfully manage their own Note: Explore math thinking. Team up with Flarn and Foozle
small business. Students practice critical math, problem- from Planet Snoot and discover solutions to a range of math
solving, and communication skills. thinking problems. Introduces kids to sequencing, map
reading, cause and effect, spatial visualization, geometric
MAH21640 shapes and more.
Ventura, Fred. Hands-on math. Grover Beach CA: Ventura
Educational Software, . MAH27855
Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Software program that Math heads. Emeryville, CA: Theatrix Interactive, .
helps students in grades K-8 build fundamental math Note: Perform mental calculations. All while using the on-
concepts using exploratory activities with computer- screen remote control to surf game show, infomercials, music
simulated math manipulatives. videos, dance shows, and more.
Troggle trouble math CD. MECC, . Math shop deluxe. New York, NY: Scholastic, .
Note: Teaches basic math facts and operations using a game Note: Develop practical skills by solving problems in the
format. eight wacky shops in Arcade Alley. Earn money for every
correct answer, then use that money to play any of the four
MAH22472 games in the Math Shop Arcade.
Math workshop. Broderbund : Learning Company, .
Note: Choose from fun games and activities while learning MAH28115
important math skills like problem solving, basic operations, Mighty math calculating crew. Redmond, WA: Edmark,
computation, fractions, pattern recognition, estimation, .
spatial thinking, and logical reasoning. Note: PREVIEW USE ONLY. Students learn about
multiplication and division of whole numbers and decimals,
MAH22518 number line concepts, 2D and 3D shapes and their properties
NumberMaze challenge. Great Wave Software, . and money transactions.
Note: Combines the fun of solving mazes with the challenge
of solving math problems. MAH28268
Visual planner. Edunetics Interactive, .
MAH24038 Note: Graphing and organizing tools. Bring order to thinking
Tabletop Jr. Cambridge MA: TERC : Sunburst, . in math problem solving or to planning for writing
Note: Provides a creative setting in which to take on puzzles assignments. Create web and Venn diagrams, comparison
and projects in grouping, sorting, and classifying, logical charts, cycle graphs, and more.
reasoning, pattern making, measuring, collecting and
organizing information, and graphing and interpreting data. MAH28977
Mega Math Blaster. Davidson, .
MAH24038 Note: Arcade adventure that builds essential math skills in
Tabletop. Cambridge MA: TERC : Sunburst, . addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions,
Note: Works with existing databases or with databases decimals, number patterns, percents, estimation, and problem
students create themselves. Data is visually represented by solving.
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algebra, and geometry to the real world through workplace
School house rock: math rock. Creative Wonders Electronic
Arts, . MAH31982
Note: Musical math journey. Includes over 20 skills such as: Gearing up. Core Communications, .
computation, geometry, place values, set identification. Note: Tune up your math muscles to help your team win the
Wheels of the West and the Concourse de Concrete bike
MAH29120 races. Applies basic principles of prealgebra, algebra, and
Math rock. Creative Wonders : Learning Company, . geometry to the real world through workplace applications.
Note: Builds essential elementary math skills. Solve
equations in the pool hall, take on the Schoolhouse Magician MAH31982
in a race to solve multiplication problems, create geometrical Cyber snacks. Waco TX: Cord Communications, .
shapes on the skating rink, or navigate the stars to practice Note: Enter the world of entrepreneurship. With the market
sequences and patterns. research and product data supplied, become the most
profitable snack vendor at a Cyber Bowl concert. Applies
MAH29213 basic principles of prealgebra, algebra, and geometry to he
Tenth Planet explores math : geometry. Tenth Planet, . real world through workplace applications.
Note: Geometry investigations. Media Center has
"Combining shapes" - through the familiar themes of MAH31993
hopscotch and flags, explore the ways of combining shapes Arithmetic review 1.0. IEP, .
to make new shapes - and "Creating patterns from shapes" - Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Develops competency
exploring American Indian baskets and Japanese fish prints, in addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
children learn the properties of radiating and tiling patterns
and apply pattern structures to areas such as language. MAH32395
Larson's leapfrog math. Meridian Creative Group, .
MAH29413 Note: Interactive program with problems for supplemental
Mystery math island. Lawrence Productions, . use. Develops math reasoning skills, concept comprehension,
Note: Solve math equations and story problems. Develop and how math applies to daily life.
skills in: geometry, measurement, data, patterns, problem-
solving, number sense and operations. MAH32907
PrimeTime math Stakeout! Watertown, MA: Tom Snyder,
Major league math. Sanctuary Woods, . Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. PrimeTime math
Note: Team up with pro clubs. Contains real stats. More than presents challenging math problems across several
4,000 math questions covering 22 concepts such as basic curriculum strands. In Stakeout! detectives are investigating a
computation, percentages and measurements. rash of burglaries at local comic book stores. This title covers
calculating mean values, working with percentages, using
MAH30351 statistics to establish patterns, and understanding data in
Mighty math : Astro algebra. Edmark, . tables, bar graphs, and frequency charts.
Note: Teaches algebra concepts and problem-solving skills.
MAH30556 MathProbe (version 1.2) Halifax. N.S. Canada:
MathView. Waterloo, ON, Canada: Waterloo Maple, . MathResources, [199u].
Note: Allows interactive exploration of math expressions and Note: 120 interactive tools that help reinforce the
graphs. Real math notation allows easy manipulation of communication aspect of mathematics. Designed for
algebraic expressions, interactive 2D and 3D graphing for exploration, experimentation and creation.
MAH31222 Math trek 4, 5, 6. Nepean, Ontario: NECTAR Foundation.
Factory deluxe. Sunburst, . Note: Comprehensive curriculum-based program which
Note: Visual thinking and problem-solving challenges. covers the mathematics knowledge and skills generally
taught in grades 4, 5, and 6 (number sense and numeration;
MAH31643 patterning and algebra; geometry and spatial sense; data
Gold medal math. EdVenture Software, . management and probability; and measurement.
Note: Educational software program which reinforces math
skills. Through 3-D animated Olympic events that are MAH33342
presented by humorous sports announcers, kids learn various Shapes & figures. San Diego, CA: Hartley Courseware :
math applications and concepts. Jostens Learning Corporation, .
Note: Over 20 lessons including: geometry, measurement,
MAH31965 problem solving, and estimating strategies.
Math for the real world. Davidson, .
Note: Over 4,000 word problems covering real-world math MAH33497
topics. Students master the math skills of: logic, fractions, Math advantage : deluxe edition. Fremont, CA: Aces
decimals, percents, time, money, charts and graphs, patterns, Research, .
weight, measurement, and volume. Note: Personal tutoring program covering pre-algebra,
algebra I, algebra II, geometry, trigonometry, pre-calculus,
MAH31982 calculus, statistics.
Pooling around. Core Communications, .
Note: Use your math skills to plan, schedule, and build a pool MAH34260
before time runs out. Applies basic principles of prealgebra, Dollarville. Ocoee, FL: Waypoint Software, .
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Note: Play along with western town characters as you Math blaster ages 9-12. Torrance, CA: Knowledge
practice money skills. Adventure, .
Note: Master 15 essential math skills including addition,
MAH35196 subtraction, multiplication, and division with two and three
Number sense. Big Spring, TX: Gamco Educational operands, finding answers within a range, using place value
Software, . hints to build equations, and understanding relationships
Note: Helps students to understand critical concepts stressed between fractions, decimals, and percents, making whole
in today's math curriculum and in the NCTM standards. units using fractions, decimals, and percents, applying logic
Tutorials make use of graphics to introduce and teach to solve equations. Includes ten levels of difficulty and
concepts within a real world context. spreadsheet program.
Algebra. Big Spring, TX: Gamco Educational Software, Cherlin, Deborah. Math blaster : ages 5-7. Torrance CA:
. Knowledge Adventure, .
Note: Students work through a comprehensive selection of Note: Six activities and five levels of math help students
interactive tutorials and problem solving opportunities. learn early math skills, including whole numbers, number
patterns and telling time.
Mathville VIP. Seattle, WA: Ingenuity, . MAH35966
Note: Reinforce and extend the following skills: decimals, Math blaster : cross terrain challenge. Torrance CA:
fractions and percents; estimation; multi step problems; Knowledge Adventure, .
graphs and data; area and perimeter; pattern recognition; Note: Fast-paced games merge non-stop fun with learning
measuring angles; time, length and weight; slides, flips, and that stimulates kids at every turn.
turns; two-and three - dimensional figures; ratio and rate;
Math blaster : pre-algebra. Torrance CA: Knowledge
MAH35427 Adventure, .
Mathville waterway. Seattle, WA: Ingenuity, . Note: Provides a transition between elementary math and
Note: Virtual water world that overflows with twelve math high school algebra with activities that focus on decimals,
activities. integers, and rational numbers.
Mathville speedway. Seattle, WA: Ingenuity, . Math blaster : ages 6-8. Torrance CA: Knowledge
Note: Builds on the following math skills: division; fractions; Adventure, .
number facts; multiplication; patterns in graphs and tables; Note: Master 15 essential math skills including addition,
geometry; and more. subtraction, multiplication, and division.
The math majors. Lincoln, NE: Nordic Software, . Math Blaster algebra. Knowledge Adventure, .
Note: Designed to drill elementary level math skills within a Note: 25 essential skills of Algebra 1 including integers,
baseball game that can be played against the computer's robot factoring, polynomial operations, algebraic functions,
team or against a friend. graphing linear and parabolic equations, systems of
equations, equations and inequalities, quadratic equations and
MAH35722 word problems.
Coin critters. Lincoln, NE: Nordic Software, .
Note: Coin critters teaches children what coins are all about. MAH36041
Representing fractions. Half Moon Bay, CA : Torrance, CA:
MAH35966 Tenth Planet Explorations : Sunburst Communications,
Math blaster : ages 7-9. Torrance, CA: Knowledge .
Adventure, . Note: Student develop their understanding of fractions as
Note: Master essential math skills. parts and whole through visual and symbolic representations.
To represent fractions visually, they use geometric regions
MAH35966 such as squares and circle, distance or length, and sets of
Math blaster : ages 4-6. Torrance, CA: Knowledge objects.
Note: Master 12 essential math skills including quantities, MAH36102
addition, subtraction, recognition of shapes and colors, Super solvers Outnumbered! Fremont, CA: Learning
identify sets, numbers, complete patterns, counting to 20, Company, .
concepts of greater than and less than, understanding number Note: Designed to build math and problem-solving skills for
sentences, and estimations. children. Users try to keep a mad scientist from taking over
the Shady Glen TV station.
Math blaster : ages 9-12. Torrance, CA: Knowledge MAH36197
Adventure, . Carmen Sandiego math detective. Novato, CA: Broderbund
Note: Mathematics program with ten levels of math skills, Software : Learning Company, .
over 50,000 different problems, and 3 levels of math game Note: Carmen is shrinking famous landmarks. The user is
play. invited to apply 4th-,5th-, and 6th-grade mathematics and
geometry skills to thwart her. Includes 3 levels of difficulty.
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Reader Rabbit's math ages 6-9. Cambridge, MA: Learning Note: Deepens understanding of shapes and their properties
Company, . through concrete experiences in making patterns with shapes.
Note: Sam the Lion and Reader Rabbit are shipwrecked on a
mysterious, hilarious island! Help your friends repair their MAH39232
ship, give pirates the slip, and compete in a wacky boat race. Tenth planet explores math : Geometry. Combining shapes.
Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, .
MAH36219 Note: Deepens understanding of shapes and their properties
Larson, Ron and Silbey, Robyn. Larson's middle school math through concrete experiences in combining shapes. Students
an interactive approach. Erie, PA: Meridian Creative Group, discover how shapes in the real world combine to create new
. shapes, and how combinations of shapes can be used to solve
Note: Multimedia middle school math curriculum. problems.
Larson's leapfrog math. Erie, PA: Meridian Creative Group, Arithmefonts. San Francisco CA : Eugene OR: Mountain
. Lake Software : Visions Technology in Education, .
Note: Multimedia elementary school math curriculum. Note: The easy way to type fractions, clocks, coins and more.
Math companion. Springfield, OR: Visions Technology in Math power. Centron Software, .
Education, [1996 : 1999]. Note: Instantly create math tests and word problems. Topics
Note: A publishing tool for creating math activity sheets and include addition subtraction, multiplication, division,
customized tests. fractions, estimating, money, time, patterns and
Electronic money. Sterling, IL: C.W. Publications, . MAH41145
Note: Explore the world of electronic money - credit cards, Awesome animated monster maker math & monster
ATM cards, Debit cards, Smart cards, and E-cash. workshop. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, .
Note: Students develop money and strategic thinking skills
MAH37991guide with this game that has them tinker about making monsters.
Prickel, Donald. Math map trip. Freeport, NY: Educational
Activities, Inc, . MAH41444
Note: Covers mathematical concepts of calendar, time, Edson, Ann and Schwartz, Allan A. Math for everyday
weight, height, linear and liquid measurement, temperature, living. Freeport NY: Educational Activities, .
fractions, area and perimeter, mileage, charts, graphs, and Note: Designed to allow the user an opportunity to learn the
comparisons. Presented through the vehicle of "taking a trip necessary mathematical skills involved in real-life everyday
around the U.S.". activities.
Lee, Kevin and Lee, Kevin D. KaleidoMania! : interactive Lee, Kevin D. Tessellation exploration. Watertown MA:
symmetry. Emeryville CA: Key Curriculum Press, . Tom Snyder ; developed by Sandpiper Software, .
Note: Tool for creating symmetric designs and exploring the Note: Transformational geometry concepts are reinforced as
mathematics of symmetry. students create 2-dimensional tessellations, then watch them
slide, turn, flip, and glide on the screen.
Carstems. Darem. Ice cream truck. Pleasantville NY: MAH43491
Sunburst Communications, . Graph master. Watertown MA: Tom Snyder Productions,
Note: Students get behind the wheel of their own ice cream .
truck and experience first hand, real-world application of Note: Students learn to graph and analyze data to solve
mathematics as they learn the relationships between costs, problems.
pricing, and profits.
MAH38985 Behrns, Howard. Arithmetic skills assessment test. Baldwin
Tenth planet explores math. Geometry : Shapes within NY: Educational Activities.
shapes. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst Communications, Note: This tool provides a quick assessment of students' math
. strengths and weaknesses.
Note: Working with themes of origami and quilts, children
cut and rearrange shapes to create new shapes while MAH43965
advancing their understanding of geometric properties and Dylan, Jason A. Algebra made painless : signed numbers.
spatial relationships. Baldwin NY: Educational Activities Inc.
Note: Interactive program that guides students to the mastery
MAH38989 of signed numbers.
Tenth planet explores math. Geometry : Mirror symmetry.
Pleasantville NY: Sunburst Communications, . MAH43974
Note: Students explore lines of symmetry within a single Math concepts in motion. St. Louis MO: GAMCO (Siboney
geometric shape and in an arrangement of many objects. Corporation), .
Note: Students explore key math concepts through highly
MAH39001 engaging, interactive, and focused tutorials that combine fun
Tenth planet explores math. Geometry : Creating patterns with challenging real-world activities and assessment
from shapes. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst Communications, options.
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Math concepts one...two...three! St. Louis MO: GAMCO MAH47694
(Siboney Corporation), . Orchard for your state : Math 4-6. St. Louis MO: Orchard
Note: Developmentally appropriate activities that guide and Software, .
assess student understanding and mastery of key math Note: Math 4-6 bundle includes 16 skill trees that include a
concepts. mix of computational and conceptual programs.
Multiplication/Division : electronic flash cards. Grand Haven Orchard for your state : Math 7-9. St. Louis MO: Orchard
MI: School Zone, . Software, .
Note: Transforms flash cards into exciting interactive Note: Math 7-9 bundle includes 12 skill trees that teach and
learning games that can be played independently or with a assess skills stressed in the NCTM standards, provide step-
partner. by-step instruction, and reinforce key skills in a motivating
learning environment. Includes documentation showing how
MAH44913 the skills align with Illinois standards.
Time, money & fractions. Grand Haven MI: School Zone,
Note: Electronic workbook that incorporates critical math Orchard for your state : Math K-3. St. Louis MO: Orchard
skills with Software, .
interactive activities and fun games. Note: Math K-3 bundle includes 15 skill trees that include a
mix of computational and conceptual programs.
Sunburst Technology (Firm). The hidden treasure of Al-Jabr. MAH47891
Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, . Orchard for your state : High school math exit skills. St.
Note: Engaging in an adventure intrigue, students are Louis MO: Orchard Software, .
motivated to practice and learn by applying concepts to Note: Programs help students master high school math
problem-solving situations set in ancient Persia - the objectives: Covers: probability and statistics, operations,
birthplace of modern mathematics. problem solving, and algebraic, geometric, measurement, and
Sunburst Technology (Firm). Concert tour entrepreneur. MAH48467
Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, . Ventura, Fred. Probability toolkit. Grover Beach CA:
Note: Music management business simulation. Students Ventura Educational Software.
select or create a band to manage, schedule concerts, Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Seven different
authorize merchandise, and make critical marketing decisions simulated probability experiments with a graph center help
to keep their groups profitable and popular. students understand and define data.
Sunburst Technology (Firm). My mathematical life. Tabs+ 3D modeling. Devon, United Kingdom ; Toronto,
Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, . Canada: Aspex Software ; distributed by Knowledge Tree
Note: Player is responsible for helping make life decisions Inc, .
from college graduation until retirement. Includes renting or Note: Easy to use 3D modeling software. Enables you to
buying a house, car purchase and selecting insurance plans. build models from a set of shapes that are sized, placed and
oriented with the mouse following on screen prompts in an
MAH46108 edit window.
Sunburst Technology Corporation. Algebra stars.
Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, . MAH49038
Note: Students build their understanding of algebra by Mia just in time! Montréal Canada: Kutoka Interactive,
constructing, categorizing, and solving equations, and .
classifying polynomial expressions using algebra tiles. Note: Help Mia, the mouse, go back in time to prevent the
burning of a house. Learn math skills through activities.
Math essentials : addition and subtraction. Pleasantville NY: MAH49060
Sunburst, . Pre-algebra world : number sense. Chevy Chase MD:
Note: Students practice the fundamentals of addition and Cognitive Technologies Corporation, .
subtraction that support a step-by-step approach to problem Note: Teaches fractions, estimation and rounding, prime
solving. numbers, factoring, scientific notation, place value, number
systems, patterns (Pascal's Triangle) and more.
Sunburst Technology Corporation. 10 tricky tiles. MAH49062
Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, . The trigonometry explorer. Chevy Chase MD: Cognitive
Note: Activities designed to teach and reinforce basic Technologies Corporation, .
arithmetic skills. Note: Provides an overview of trigonometry fundamentals
and helps students make connections from abstract concepts
MAH47047 to the world around them.
Ventura, Fred and Ventura, Marne. GraphPower. Grover
Beach CA: Ventura Educational Systems, . MAH49064
Note: A tool for understanding and analyzing data through Algebra world. Chevy Chase MD: Cognitive Technologies
graphs. Creates pictographs, line and bar graphs, circle, bar Corporation, .
and whisker graphs.
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Note: Interactive concept-building lessons on equations, investigate the names of properties of common geometric
ratios, percents, variables, expressions, proportions, shapes, compare measurements, examine symmetries, and
geometry, and negative numbers. discover relationships.
The ultimate worksheet creator. St. Louis MO: Milliken Counting on Frank: a math adventure game. Creative
Publishing Co, . Wonders, .
Note: Create your own math worksheets. Note: Encourages students to practice applying basic math
concepts to real world experiences in an interactive
MAH50149 environment. Meets NCTM standards.
Carpenter, Thomas P and Romberg, Thomas A. Powerful
practices in mathematics & science. Madison WI: National MAM30161
Center for Improving Student Learning and Achievement in Fraction attraction. Sunburst Communications, .
Mathematics and Science, . Note: Build fundamental concepts of fractions including:
Note: Research-based CD-ROMS and a monograph that ordering, equivalence, location of fractions on a number line,
show the ways that the practices of modeling, generalization, multiple representations, and relative size.
and justification strengthen students' learning and
understanding of complex math and science ideas. MAM33057
Data explorer. Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst Communications,
Sports math : fractions made easy. Dorling Note: Perform simple graphing tasks and long-term data
Kindersley/Global Software Pub, . analysis projects Features11 different types of graphs
Note: Demo disk. Collection of games designed to let (including line plot, circle graph, histogram, stem & leaf plot,
students practice their math skills. box plot, scatter plot, line graph, and table) and loads of
Sports math : percentages made easy. Dorling MAM33065
Kindersley/Global Software Pub, . Graphers. Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst Communications,
Note: Demo disk. Collection of games designed to let .
students practice their math skills. Note: Graphers is a data graphing tool. Pictorial data may be
represented in tables or with pictographs, bargraphs, circle
MAH50863 graphs, loops, grid plots, or line graphs.
Sports math : decimals made easy. Dorling
Kindersley/Global Software Pub, . MAM35192
Note: Demo disk. Collection of games designed to let Perimeter, area, and volume paws and pyramids. Big Spring,
students practice their math skills. TX: Gamco Educational Software, .
Note: All the cats in Catopia have turned blue. The Queen
MAH9709 has scattered pieces of the antidote formula throughout the
Millie's math house - case and CD-ROM. Edmark, . pyramid. Your goal is to gather and reassemble the pieces.
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Explores early math But, the Queen will let you keep a piece only if you correctly
concepts. Offers six activities that build essential early math solve a perimeter, area, volume, or surface area problem.
skills, including sequencing, number concept, patterning,
counting, and recognizing shapes and sizes. MAM35389
GigaMath playground. San Ramon, CA: Decision
MAH9773 Development Corp, .
Cruncher 2.0. Knowledge Adventure, . Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Fun and challenging
Note: Spreadsheet that's fun and easy to use. It computes, it with multi-level word problems, the program includes a step-
graphs, it talks, it teaches math. Real-world projects are by-step tutorial for solving word problems and practice areas
included to illustrate exactly how you can use math and for four math operations (addition, subtraction,
spreadsheets in everyday life. multiplication, and division). Play the Concentration, Tic Tac
Toe and Football games to reinforce your problem-solving
MAM21069 skills. An authoring system enables you to create your own
Seiler, Bonnie A. How the West was 1 + 3 x 4. Pleasantville word problems, and more.
NY: Sunburst Communications, .
Note: A math strategy game in which students are introduced MAM3603
to the order of operations and the importance of using Grouping and place value. Half Moon Bay, CA : Torrance,
parentheses as they expand their problem-solving strategies. CA: Tenth Planet Explorations : Sunburst Communications,
MAM21640 Note: Student develop their understanding of our number
Stearns, Peggy Healy. Graph club 2.0. Tom Snyder, . system through a series of grouping experiences. Learn that
Note: Gather, sort, and classify information; construct graphs putting objects into groups of equal size can help them count
and analyze data; talk and write about their graphs; and use a large number of objects.
graphs to solve problems and make decisions. Cooperative
learning and cross curricular. FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. MAM36127
Prime time math Lost! Watertown, MA: Tom Snyder, .
MAM23704 Note: Lost!, a young girl takes a wrong turn in the woods,
Kosic, James and Sunburst Communications. Shape up! and a search team jumps into action to find her. This title
Pleasantville NY: Sunburst Communications, . covers decimals, geometry, and map skills...Students rank
Note: Provides students with sets of two-dimensional and decimals and percents, multiply two- digit decimals, and
three-dimensional shapes and tools that allow the students to measure angles and distances using a protractor.
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the meaning of fractions and equivalence to create ways to
MAM36132 add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions in real-world
Fizz & Martina's math adventure Blue Falls Elementary. situations.
Watertown, MA: Tom Snyder, .
Note: Fizz and Martina must find out who broke the school's MAM9971
cherished statue of Pinky McGee. Covers multiplication Nanny, Margo. CountDown. Voyager, .
facts, story problems, and computational estimation. Note: Nine real-life objects and three challenging, interactive
games make math fun. Enables children to play with math
MAM36137 concepts that are often difficult to understand when presented
Fizz & Martina's math adventure lights, camera, fractions! as abstract ideas and numbers. Learn to count in French,
Watertown, MA: Tom Snyder, . German, Italian, and Spanish.
Note: While Fizz and Martina's new cable-TV detective show
becomes more popular, they face more treachery from Mr. MAW53639
Minimood and Trump. Math course : demo. Austin TX: Core Learning.
Note: Each self-paced Course develops fundamental math
MAM37952 skills, reasoning powers and math confidence. Each Course
MindTwister math. Redmond WA: Edmark, . contains a Textbook and Workbook of Exercises and
Note: Review of third grade math and problem-solving skills Activities and an instructional Help Guide for teachers.
in a multi-player game show format.
Carstems. Darem and Houghton Mifflin Interactive. Math Kid's studio. Mountain View Ca: Storm Software, .
arena. Pleasantville NY: Houghton Mifflin Note: Produce, direct, and star in your own personalized
Interactive/Sunburst, . stories using your own photos, the Treasure Chest library of
Note: Twenty math challenges include exercises in visual exciting photographs and illustrations, paint tools, text, sound
skills, numbers, money, operations, and geometry. Activities recording, and special effects.
help students apply math concepts to practical situations.
MAM38977 Wayzata world factbook. Wayzata Technology, .
Carstems. Darem. Math arena advanced. Pleasantville NY: Note: Features current CIA and State Department
Sunburst, . information, maps, sounds, photographs, flags and statistics
Note: Using handcrafted presentations and rousing music from around the world.
students work to build pre-algebra skills.
MAM39005 Quick Art designer 1. Grand Rapids MI: Wayzata
Tenth planet explores math. Number : Combining and Technology, .
breaking apart numbers. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst Note: Illustrations in a variety of contemporary styles. Use in
Communications, . newsletters, brochures, catalogs, reports, cards, advertising,
Note: Student develop their understanding of number by etc.
combining numbers to form a larger group and breaking
numbers into smaller groups. MMH23640
Font pro 3: designer type. Wayzata Technology, .
MAM39009 Note: Collection type styles available to graphic designers
Tenth planet explores math. Number : Fraction operations. and artists. All fonts are in both TrueType and TypeOne Post
Pleasantville NY: Sunburst Communications, . Script formations and contain complete character sets,
Note: Student develop their understanding of fraction including international characters.
operations by adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing
fractions as they complete archeological tasks. Through MMH23640
experiences with diagrams, geometric regions, and length SpaceTime and art : pictures of the universe. Wayzata
models, students are introduced to the meaning of fraction Technology, .
operations as they solve problems. Note: Adventure into space with actual NASA Voyager
views, space fantasy paintings, databases of astronomy
MAM39225 organizations and educational institutions and illustrated
Number sense & problem solving. Pleasantville NY: reference stacks on art and cosmological concepts.
Sunburst Communications, .
Note: Students will build number and operations skills. MMH23640
MusicScapes professional. Wayzata Technology, .
MAM39251 Note: Royalty-free music for all your multimedia needs.
Creating patterns from shapes. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst,
Note: Students strengthen their understanding of patterns by Internet Surfer : getting started. Wayzata Technology,
exploring the properties of radiating and tiling patterns. .
Note: Internet software tools providing instant access.
MAM39360 Contains programs such as: NCSA Mosaic/World Wide
Tenth planet explores math : Number. Equivalent fractions. Web, Anarchie/FTP, Turbo Gopher, and NCSA
Pleasantville NY: Sunburst Communications, . Telenet/Telnet.
Note: Students develop their understanding of equivalent
fractions through experiences with concrete objects, MMH23640
geometric regions, distance or length models, and sets of Who killed Sam Rupert? Wayzata Technology, .
objects. Students can eventually use their understanding of
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Note: Interactive mystery. See key suspect interrogations, information and news. Need Internet access to use this
zoom in and investigate the crime scene in detail, and work program.
in your own virtual forensic lab.
MMH23640 MovieWorks deluxe. Pleasanton CA: Interactive Solutions,
Adventure pack : parts 1 and 2. Grand Rapids MI: Wayzata .
Technology, [1992 1995]. Note: Multimedia product that includes an
Note: Collection of ten full-length CD-ROM. authoring/presentation tool, video editor, animation editor,
sound editor and paint/photo program.
Guinness Encyclopedia. Grand Rapids MN: Wayzata MMH32394
Technology, . Meridian Creative Group demonstration version. Meridian
Note: Extensive explanations of facts, arranged thematically Creative Group, .
and in context. Includes articles, illustrations, animations, Note: Demo disk of print, software, and multimedia products.
photographs, movies, and audio.
MMH23664 IntelliTools web activity exchange sampler & training
Explorer pack pt. 1. Grand Rapids MI: Wayzata Technology, materials. Novato, CA: IntelliTools, .
. Note: Collection of materials designed to assist teachers in
Note: Includes Beyond the Wall of Stars (adventures game using IntelliTools products. Contents: sampling of activities
that sharpens your strategizing skills as you make the submitted to the IntelliTools Activity Exchange on the World
decisions that determine planet Celadon's fate.), CD FilmFest Wide Web, Tutorials for Creativity Tools products, and
(A look at early comedy featuring "The Dentist" starring activities, slideshows and other Software for use in trainings.
W.C. Fields, "The Tramp" and "Twenty Minutes of Love"
starring Charlie Chaplin, and The Keystone Cops in "Love, MMH33872
Speed and Thrills."). The best of the best in educational software. Technology &
MMH26698 Note: "Extraordinary programs from Technology &
DK Multimedia. Eyewitness Photo Gallery : Volume 2, learning's 1998-99 Software Award Winners." Issued with:
Birds. New York, NY: DK Multimedia, . Technology & learning, November/December 1998.
Note: 100 images from DK archives for use at home or
Tomorrow's promise (demo disc) Jostens Learning
Eyewitness photo gallery : Volume 4, Children. New York, Note: Tomorrow's promise provides in-depth curriculum
NY: DK Multimedia, . instruction for a single grade level in Reading, Language
Note: 100 images used by DK Publishing. Arts, Mathematics, Spelling and Science (Biology, Earth
Science, Chemistry and Physics).
Artbeats webtools for Macintosh/Windows. [S.I.] ; Myrtle MMH34343
Creek OR: Stat Media ; Artbeats Software, . Gamco CD-ROM sampler. Gamco, .
Note: Thousands of design elements for Web Pages. Note: Demo of Gamco software programs including a full
working version of Word problem square off level B.
75 background and objects for Web and print design. Seattle MMH38902
WA: PhotoDisc, . Sampler : Middleware software. Hilton Head SC: Optimum
Note: Searchable high resolution photographic images Resource, [199u].
selected from Background series, Object series, and Volumes Note: Demonstration of Vocabulary development --
collection. For Web and print design. Punctuation rules -- Spelling rules -- Reading comprehension
series -- Truck builder -- Car builder -- Typing workshop --
MMH29865 Math word problem series.
Great Wave software demo CD. Great Wave, .
Note: Demo of: NumberMaze Challenge, NumberMaze, MMH38902
Reading SEARCH, World Discovery Deluxe, World Sampler : Stickybear Software. Hilton Head SC: Optimum
Discovery, KidsTime Deluxe, ReadingMaze, KidsMath and Resource, [199u].
Decimal & Fraction maze. Note: Demonstration of Kindergarten activities -- Early
learning -- Reading fun park -- Reading room -- Spelling --
MMH31144 Reading comprehension -- Science fair: light -- Math splash
Interactive demo disc. DynEd, . -- Math Town -- Word problems -- Typing.
Note: Multimedia tour that will familiarize you with DynEd's
approach to language teaching. Fully interactive demos of all MMH39957
products. Study skills for successful learning. Sunnyvale CA: Super
Tutor Company, .
MMH31476 Note: Uses hilarious animations, diagnostic quizzes, colorful
Educast. Davidson: Knowledge Adventure, . graphics, printable scheduling, note-taking forms, games and
Note: Delivers education news, cross-curricular lesson plans, much more to help you master the study skills you need to
professional information, and more - directly to your succeed.
computer screen. Automatically launches when your
computer is idle, replacing traditional screen savers with MMH39971
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KnowledgeWorks : demo. St. Louis MO: Milliken Publishing Multimedia generator. San Pedro CA: Canela Software,
Note: Demo CD-ROM of math and reading programs. Note: Tool for creating math workshops and tests.
Month by month for HyperStudio. Torrence CA: Knowledge MediaBlender. San Diego CA: Tech4Learning, .
Adventure, . Note: Multimedia authoring tool designed to let you present
Note: Lesson plans for theme-based projects that students your ideas in a clear and concise manner. You can access
complete using HyperStudio and the monthly graphics MediaBlender from any computer with Internet access, host
stacks. the software on your own servers, and load a stand-alone
application on your computer for use without an Internet
Patterson, Jeff. PowerPoint project resource kit. Bloomington
IL: FTC Publishing Group, . MMH47172
Note: Thousands of pictures, sounds, videos, and animations Videoblender. San Diego CA: Tech4Learning, .
for students to use in their multimedia projects. Note: Gives you the tools you need to combine pictures,
videos, sounds, and text to create original digital movies.
Abrams, Arnie. PDQ guide to digital photography 2.0. MMH48849
Eugene OR: Visions Technology in Education, . Abrams, Arnie. The web kit : how to build great web sites for
Note: Overview of digital photography and digital imaging. students and teachers. Eugene OR: Visions Technology in
Presented in an "e -book" format, the entire workshop is on Education, .
CD-ROM with random access to any of the material provided Note: Guides students, teachers, and administrators step-by-
by hyperlinks, plus direct links to Web sites and updates via step through the process - from understanding Web site
the Web. The tutorial teaches Adobe PhotoDeluxe, which is a technology and design to maintenance and adding bells and
simpler version of Adobe's Photoshop program. Includes whistles.
digital photography projects that both teachers and students
can use, including making calendars, class photo albums, and MMH48865
photo collages. Boehm, Diann Floyd. Build a web site in one day with
Netscape® Composer. Eugene OR: Visions Technology in
MMH42287 Education, .
Reeves, Perry and Rice, Mark. Developing multimedia for Note: Step-by-step instructions in how to create a simple,
the new millennium. Eugene OR: Visions Technology in interactive Web site.
Note: Helps teachers and students create multimedia projects MMH49966
at all grade levels and for any subject area. Photo puzzle builder. Evanston IL: APTE Inc, .
Note: Jazz up your word puzzles with photos using the built-
MMH44020 in photo library or your own photos.
Presenters university. InFocus Corp.
MMH44021 American Heritage talking dictionary. Cambridge MA:
Photo parade. Natick MA: Callisto Corp, . SoftKey (Learning Company), .
Note: Turn your digital photos into a dazzling slideshow. Note: Contains full definitions, parts of speech, proper usage,
Display your photos and themes as your screen saver. homographs, word origins and idioms. Pronounces words for
Decorate your desktop by turning your favorite photo and you.
caption into wallpaper.
MMH44444 Wagner, David. ImageBlender. San Diego CA:
Webster's Spanish/English dictionary. Cincinnati OH: Tech4Learning, .
Exceller Software, . Note: Easy to use image editor.
Note: Contains more than 60,000 entries. Provides a fast way
to look up translation of any word from English to Spanish MMM20722
and Spanish to English. Photoshop version 7.0. San Jose Ca: Adobe, .
Note: OFFICE USE ONLY.
Digital photo activity kit : Internet Coach. Evanston IL: MMM22638
APTE, Inc, . Corel stock photo library. Corel.
Note: Build literacy and computing skills. Seven activity Note: 20,000 royalty free photographs.
centers with over 50 templates make it easy to integrate
photos into book reports, journals, newsletters, and more. MMM23640
Tony Quinn's virtual universe. Wayzata Technology, .
MMH45110 Note: Full-screen digitally created illustrations, animations,
Photo parade at school. Bloomington IL: FTC Publishing, and simulations.
Note: Turn your digital photos into a dazzling slideshow. MMM23640
Includes 35 project themes, 2 CDs (one for home use and one Windsurfing: portfolio series volume 1. Wayzata
for classroom use), and a teacher's manual with online and Technology, .
offline digital picture lesson plans. Note: Royalty-free images of windsurfers riding the water.
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The new Oxford picture dictionary CD-ROM : monolingual.
New York ; Cincinnati OH: Oxford University Press ; MUH37258
distributed by Encomium Publications, . Music ace 2 : takes beginners to the next level! Evanston, IL:
Note: Multimedia picture dictionary that contains more than Harmonic Vision, .
2400 words - in pictures as well as in spoken and written Note: Lessons on staff and keyboard relationship, pitch
form. Includes memory games and crossword puzzles. identification and note reading, listening skills, scales, and
notation. Also includes games and composition.
Beethoven, Ludwig van. Beethoven's 5th : a music lovers Essentials of music theory : demo. Van Nuys CA: Alfred
multimedia guide. Spring Valley NY: InterActive, . Publishing, .
Note: Multimedia symphony. Explore the symphony in detail Note: Features exercises that reinforce basic music concepts,
with commentary. See and hear each instrument being musical examples, ear training, scored reviews, audio and
played. Includes three games to test your musical expertise. visual glossary of terms.
Subotnick, Morton. Making music. Voyager, . Pianomouse meets the great composers : volume 1 an
Note: The first real composing space for kids. Children create introduction to the lives and music of the great composers.
their own music from the very start. San Marino CA: Pianomouse.com, .
Note: Introduction to the lives and music of eight composers
MUH27830 from Baroque, Classical and Romantic Periods.
Juiliard music adventure. Emeryville, CA: Theatrix
Interactive, . MUH42310
Note: Develops an understanding of rhythm, melody, and Music theory fundamentals : preparatory level. San Marino
orchestration as students solve musical puzzles and create CA: Pianomouse.com, .
their own compositions. Note: Provides a basic foundation for the beginning music
student. Each theory lesson is followed by an interactive
MUH31157 game that tests your knowledge.
Lebesch, Bonnie. Stella and the Star-Tones. Seattle WA:
Bohem Interactive, . MUH49034
Note: Players create a personal concert with visual and Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker : the music game. Amherst MA:
musical elements working in harmony. Text-free design. Music Games International, .
Note: A wicked witch cast an evil spell on a young prince
MUH35222 and turned him into a wooden doll - the Nutcracker. To
The art of listening. Chicago, IL: Clearvue/eav ; Zane rescue him, you must win all the games in the music game
Publishing, . collection.
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Explores a wide variety
of music and sounds while showing how music can MUH53006
communicate thoughts and emotions. Students can access Music lessons II : chords and harmony. Northfield MN:
explanations and examples of melody, harmony, timbre, and MiBAC Music Software, [2000-2004].
rhythm. Note: Learn to name, write, play, and hear chords.
Appreciating the orchestra. Chicago, IL: Clearvue/eav ; Zane MiBAC jazz. Northfield MN: MiBAC Music Software,
Publishing, . [1989-2003].
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Presents musical Note: Designed as an aid for learning jazz improvisation.
information using a spirited performance of Britain’s Young Creates songs with forms, chord progressions, tempos, keys
Person's Guide to the Orchestra, colorful visual presentations, and styles to match the user's musical needs.
and detailed narration. Learn about the instruments and basic
structure of the orchestra, and explore diverse musical styles MUM27830
and eras. Theatrix Interactive - Sampler. Emeryville, CA: Theatrix
MUH35445 Note: Interactive demos of Bumptz science, Snootz math
Great composers their lives and music. Chicago, IL: trek, Hollywood, and Juiliard music adventure.
Clearvue/eav ; Zane Publishing, .
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Traces the lives and PRIMARY CURRICULUM
music of these great composers from their first musical PRH18685
training to their greatest achievements, highlights well- My silly CD of opposites. Discis Knowledge Research,
chosen musical selections, chronicles events that influenced .
their music, and explains special characteristics that identify Note: Help children read and learn. Provides examples of
their work. Bunny and Hippo engaged in a number of different activities
that are the opposite of one another.
Music ace. Evanston, IL: Harmonic Vision, . PRH1869
Note: Designed to provide an introduction to music My silly CD of ABC's. Discis, .
fundamentals for beginning music students. Lessons include Note: Animals engaged in silly activities and word-play help
the relationship between written pitch and the piano children begin to identify and sound out letters, and develop
keyboard, pitch identification and note reading, listening an understanding of phonics.
skills, scales, and notation. Also includes games and
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My silly CD of counting. Discis, . solving, listening, memorization, association, and language
Note: Animal characters encourage children to count and skills.
compare quantities and sizes, while learning about rhyming
words and having fun with language. PRH2632
James discovers math. Broderbund : Learning Company,
My silly CD of colors. Buffalo, NY: Discis Knowledge Note: Includes a wide range of math skills including: addition
Research, . and subtraction, computation, measurement, number
Note: Bright illustrations of animals, food and fun help recognition, geometry, patterning and estimation.
children develop an awareness of color while building
reading skills. PRH26563
Reader Rabbit's Interactive reading journey. Fremont CA:
PRH21019 Learning Company, .
Ocean escape. CCC. Note: Multimedia reading lessons featuring speech,
Note: Original song, features five learning environments - animations, and sound effects. Includes over 100 skill-
think, listen, read, look, and do it - designed to accelerate the building lessons focusing on phonics, letter and letter-pattern
development of a child's reading skills. recognition, and sight-word vocabulary.
Little turtle. Computer Curriculum Corporation, . Reader Rabbit's interactive reading journey 2. Learning
Note: Young readers are swept into the enchanting world or Company, .
reading with this poem about a little girl and her adventure Note: Children click, read, and listen to 15 sequenced
with a snapping turtle. Reading Lands in search of Sam the Lion's imagination.
Includes multilevel activities that incorporate phonics, word
PRH22187 recognition, and comprehension.
Kid phonics 2. Davidson, .
Note: Teaches reading through sound and song. Learn to read PRH26923
by sounding out over 200 words, differentiating among letter Stanger, Donna. Stanley's sticker stories. Redmond WA:
sounds, finding words that rhyme, determining when words Edmark, .
sound the same, and spelling correctly. Note: Create animated storybooks as you play with Stanley,
Millie, Bailey and their friends.
Community exploration. San Diego, CA: Conter Software, PRH26925
. Mighty math carnival countdown. Redmond, WA: Edmark,
Note: Learn English while discovering American lifestyles. .
Build vocabulary and learn detailed information about a Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Grasp number concepts
typical community. and build early math skills. Focuses on one- and two- digit
addition and subtraction, 2D geometry, patterns, number
PRH23742 symbols, logic, attributes and early multiplication and
Stradiwackius : the counting concert. T/Maker. division.
Note: Interactive storybook with numbers, music, games,
languages, painting and more. PRH27598
Alphabet Express. Grand Haven, MI: School Zone
PRH25062 Publishing, .
Trudy's time & place house. Edmark, . Note: Letter scenes (find objects that begin with the letter at
Note: Trudy and her friends invite students to explore time the top of the screen), Dot-to-Dots, Hidden Letters, Firehouse
and geography. Build time-telling skills, develop mapping Game (match letter sound to picture), Coloring pages,
and direction skills, and travel the world learning about Theater (films in which the alphabet has the starring role),
continents, oceans and landmarks. Mazes, Alphabet song.
Ozzie's travels : destination Mexico. Tulsa OK: Digital Build-a-book with Roberto. Emeryville, CA: Theatrix
Impact, . Interactive, .
Note: Animated interactive adventure through Mexico. Note: Create over 100 stories while exploring choices and
Games, activities, animations, stories, and music help kids their outcomes. View stories as animated shows or printed
gain an understanding of the customs, people, and traditions out as read-along books or coloring books.
PRH26019 Let's make a word! Redwood City, CA: Creative Wonders,
Ozzie's world. Tulsa OK: Digital Impact, . .
Note: Join Ozzie S. Otter and learn about natural science and Note: Explore words in Guy Smiley's game show "Let's make
the care and nurturing of Mother Nature. Includes games, a word." Includes 24 difference activity combinations.
puzzles, coloring book, and scientific activities.
PRH26022 Phonics mart : games for beginning readers. [Arlington VA]:
Ozzie's travels : destination Japan. Tulsa OK: Digital Impact, Edunetics Interactive, .
. Note: Interactive games offering practice and reinforcement
Note: Animated interactive adventure through Japan. in phonics skills - long and short vowels, blends, consonant,
Includes games and playtime projects that develop problem vowel digraphs, and diphthongs.
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PRH28531 develops letter writing skills, and demonstrates words in
Beginning to read. Brighter Child Interactive, . context.
Note: Part of Jim Henson Interactive Muppet series. Brings
the Muppet characters to life in a series of animated lessons. PRH29343
Teach children beginning reading skills such as: sound Get ready for school, Charlie Brown. Virgin Sound and
patterns, sorting & ordering, thinking skills. Vision : Grolier, .
Note: Learn new words, read comics, practice spelling, play
PRH28533 games the Peanuts kids, create sentences and stories, and
Reading & phonics. Brighter Child Interactive, . more.
Note: Part of Jim Henson's Muppet series. Learn to read with
Kermit and the whole Muppet gang. Includes: beginning PRH29404
sounds, phonics, letters, and same & different. Potter, Beatrix. Adventures of Peter Rabbit & Benjamin
Bunny. Mindscape, .
PRH28916 Note: Teach word recognition, vocabulary, and reading.
Attainment's software demo. Attainment Software, . Includes teacher's guide, plan of activities, blackline masters,
Note: Demonstration versions of the following titles: First and background information on the author and illustrator.
money, Making change, Spending money, Personal success,
Show me math, Show me spelling, Looking for words, PRH29622
Wordwise, and GoTalk overlay software. Worldtour. Headbone Interactive, .
Note: Travel and discover cultures from around the world.
Chicka chicka boom boom. Davidson, . PRH29625
Note: Music, animation, and video have been added to the Infinity city. Headbone Interactive, .
"rhyming alphabet book". Note: Games that sharp math skills.
Madeline thinking games. Creative Wonders, . Phonics adventure with Sing-Along Sam. Panasonic
Note: Build skills in critical thinking and reasoning, develop Interactive Media Company, .
creative and musical talents, learn French and Spanish words, Note: Blends key development skills with colorful interactive
and more. entertainment. Teaches basic reading skills through song.
Gus goes to the Kooky Carnival in search of Rant. Modern Alphabet adventure with Digby & Lydia. Panasonic
Media Ventures. Interactive Media, .
Note: Help Gus and the CyberBuds search for their hidden Note: Teaches young children to recognize the letters of the
friend. Explore the zany environments that are packed with alphabet, in both upper and lowercase through storytelling
wacky click animations, lots of learning activities, and super and song.
PRH29157 Reading adventure with Kenny Kite. Panasonic Interactive
Gus goes to Cyberopolis. Modern Media Ventures, . Media Company, .
Note: Learn the secrets and explore the magic of Cyberopolis Note: 9 reading adventures challenge young learners to
with Gus! Kids will enjoy exploration in six interactive navigate through stories and solve problems by reading and
environments filled with music, engaging games and learning spelling out words.
PRH29158 Multiplication tour with Mike & Spike. Panasonic Interactive
Gus goes to Cyberstone Park. Modern Media Ventures, Media Company, .
. Note: Travel through 11 countries while solving 12
Note: Learn tips about the great outdoors. progressively challenging lessons: step counting,
multiplication facts and story problems.
Gus goes to Cybertown. Modern Media, . PRH29980
Note: Search for CyberBuds with Gus. Takes children Tomorrow's promise: spelling. Jostens Learning/Hartley.
through five interactive playgrounds with puzzles and lessons Note: Interactive instruction for early spelling proficiency.
on counting, spelling, letters, and shapes.
PRH29334 Mathville kidway. VR Didatech, .
Dandy dinosaurs. Multicom, . Note: Visit the virtual math midway filled with eight games
Note: Interactive adventures of Max the Dragon. Offers providing practice in sorting, counting, and measurement.
games and easy-to-make video projects.
PRH29341 Water! colors. Science for kids, .
Snoopy's campfire stories. Virgin Sound and Vision : Grolier, Note: Create your own colorful underwater art gallery.
Note: Join Snoopy and the gang for an adventure full of PRH30099
wonderful stories and outdoor activities. First you read and Jimmy saves the day. Science for Kids, .
play with the Peanuts' characters, then Snoopy helps you Note: Original story involving a klutzy llama and her rescuer
write letters all about it. Builds reading comprehension, Jimmy who turns into simple machine shapes and functions
to save her.
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Note: Kindergarten activities that students select based on
PRH30562 their own learning style preferences. Curriculum skills
Taylor, Gage. Gage Taylor's bears at work. Palladium include: phonics and word-building, initial sound blends,
Interactive, . listening skills, equations construction, volume and mixtures,
Note: Fun filled jobs come to life in an interactive storybook. flowers, plants and gardens, music and musical styles,
Also contains four activity centers - coloring, collage, music, strategic thinking skills.
and sound and links to Bears Online.
PRH30575 JumpStart advanced 1st grade. Torrance CA: Knowledge
Jolly Post Office. DK Multimedia, . Adventure, .
Note: Based on Janet and Allan Ahlberg. You've been left in Note: Students develop first grade skills as they grab a
charge of the Jolly Post Office. Letters need sorting, parcels gadget-covered scooter and prepare for the races. Curriculum
need weighing and stamping, broken packages need skills include: match letters to phonetic sounds, word
mending. matching onsets and rimes, basic parts of speech, sequence
numbers, count, and skip count, measurement skills, basic
PRH30929 fractions, early science concepts, and critical thinking skills.
Test success reading & math. School Zone InterActive.
Note: Test questions provide skill practice in reading and PRH31962
math. JumpStart advanced preschool. Torrance CA: Knowledge
PRH30931 Note: Pre-school students develop pre-reading and early math
Gregorich, Barbara. Start to read: level 1. School Zone skills as they care for baby animals in an adopt-a-pet
Publishing Company, . program.
Note: Promotes early reading success. Includes two stories:
Beep, Beep and I want a pet with colorful illustrations and PRH31962
animations. Create your own stories using background JumpStart advanced 2nd grade. Knowledge Adventure,
scenes, picture stamps, drawing tools, and word stamps. .
Note: Students master the skills and concepts of second grade
PRH30931 as they travel the world on secret agent missions. Curriculum
Gregorich, Barbara. Start to read! level 2. School Zone skills include: number relationships and representations,
Publishing Company, . basic operations, consonant blends and digraphs,
Note: Promotes early reading success. Includes two stories: capitalization and punctuation, contractions and compound
"The Big Race" and "Nicole digs a hole" with colorful words, vowels and word structure, money and time, and
illustrations and animations. Create your own stories using fraction concepts.
background scenes, picture stamps, drawing tools, and word
Seuss, Dr. The Cat in the hat. Novato, CA: Broderbund :
PRH30937 Learning Company, .
Big activity CD-ROM. School Zone, . Note: Tommy and Sally's rainy afternoon gets quite a boost
Note: Includes letter matching, hidden words, dot-to-dots, when the Cat in the Hat steps in on the mat and turns the
drawing programs, coloring books, and more. Media Center house upside down.
has grades K and 1.
PRH30937 Jolly Postman's party. DK Multimedia, .
Big activity CD-ROM: phonics. School Zone Publishing Note: Based on Janet and Allan Ahlberg's books.
Note: Includes letter matching, hidden words, dot-to-dots, PRH32535
drawing programs, coloring books, and more. Rolf's word journey. Brighter Paths, .
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Interactive letter and
PRH30946 word recognition program for early learning and special
Learning center: phonics. School Zone Publishing Company, needs children.
Note: Combines workbooks, flash cards, and CD-ROM. PRH32992
Match pictures to letter sounds, connect the dots, watch a Usborne's first thousand words. New York, NY: Scholastic,
movie, or draw and paint pictures. .
Note: "English and Spanish" Based on the Usborne book, the
PRH31206 Usborne first thousand words by Heather Amery. Usborne's
Thinkin' science. Edmark, . animated "First thousand words" is the fun-to-use
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Five environments vocabulary-building tool that introduces pre-and beginning
introduce students to the scientific methods and concepts readers to 1000 common words in English and in Spanish.
needed to understand basic earth, life and physical science.
PRH31925 Putt-Putt travels through time. Woodinville, WA:
Science blaster Jr. Davidson, . Humongous Entertainment, .
Note: Overall introduction to science, covering topics such as Note: Mr. Firebird's time machine has gone haywire. Grab
weather, animal classification, sequencing, and magnetism. your compass. Putt-Putt needs your child's help.
JumpStart advanced kindergarten. Torrance CA: Knowledge Big thinkers. Kindergarten. Woodinville, WA: Humongous
Adventure, . Entertainment, .
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Note: Ben and Becky Brightly, the twins of learning and Moon. Woodinville, WA: Humongous Entertainment,
laughter, create ways for your child to master the lessons .
essential to success in first grade. Note: Putt-Putt joins the parade: A game in which the player
and Putt-Putt face many adventures on the way to the
PRH33017 Cartown Pet Parade. Helps to develop problem solving and
Freddi Fish and the case of the missing kelp seeds. critical thinking skills. Fatty Bear's birthday surprise: With
Woodinville, WA: Humongous Entertainment, . Kayla's birthday only hours away, Fatty Bear and the other
Note: In this undersea adventure, kids build problem-solving toys are planning a surprise party. But a pesky puppy keeps
and critical-thinking skills, with over 40 locations to discover taking things they need, and a game of lawn bowling is hard
and 200 secret click points. to resist. Putt-Putt goes to the moon: Putt-Putt is blasted to
the moon in a freak accident at the Fireworks Factory. He
PRH33017 meets Rover, a lunar terrain vehicle left behind by astronauts.
Pajama Sam in "no need to hide when it's dark outside". They must work together to rebuild the rocket and
Woodinville, WA: Humongous Entertainment, . accomplish a few good deeds for the Moon People before
Note: Fed up with his fear of the dark, Sam transforms they meet the Man in the Moon and are homeward bound.
himself into Pajama Sam and resolves to confront the
darkness. Kids direct this interactive adventure, using PRH33017
teamwork and creative problem solving, to find that maybe Smelly mystery starring Mercer Mayer's little monster
the darkness is not as bad as it seems. private eye. New York, NY: GT Interactive Software,
PRH33017 Note: A mystery adventure game. It all started the night of a
Mercer Mayer's just me and my mom. GT Interactive sleepover at Yally's house. The next morning, Yally's mom is
Software. terribly upset to discover that some of the smells in her
Note: Little critter and his mother take a trip to the city and kitchen have been switched. It's up to Little Monster Private
explore the department stores and museums. Interactive Eye and his trusty assistant, Detective Kerploppus, to get to
storybook combining animation and sound. the bottom of their stinkiest case so far, and they invite you to
join the investigation.
Putt-Putt saves the zoo. Woodinville, WA: Humongous PRH33017
Entertainment, . Blue's ABC time activities. Woodinville, WA: Humongous
Note: Help Putt-Putt find the baby animals in time to open Entertainment, .
the zoo. Note: Explores the world of letters, sounds, and words with
multi-level learning games.
Freddi Fish 3 the case of the stolen conch shell. Woodinville, PRH33017
WA: Humongous Entertainment, . Blue's 123 time activities. Woodinville, WA: Humongous
Note: Kids build problem-solving and critical-thinking skills Entertainment, .
in this undersea adventure, in which Freddi Fish and Luther Note: Children strengthen pre-math and problem-solving
try to find the stolen great conch shell. skills with Blue and her friends at the Backyard Fair.
Big thinkers. 1st grade. Woodinville, WA: Humongous Freddi Fish 4 : the case of the hogfish rustlers of Briny
Entertainment, . Gulch. Woodinville, WA: Humongous Entertainment,
Note: Ben and Becky Brightly, the twins of learning and .
laughter, create ways for your child to master the lessons Note: Kids build problem-solving and critical-thinking skills
essential to success in first grade. in this undersea adventure, in which Freddi Fish and Luther
try to rescue cousin Calico's prize winning hogfish from
PRH33017 some rustlers in Briny Gulch.
SPY fox in "dry cereal". Woodinville, WA: Humongous
Entertainment, . PRH33017
Note: Challenges students to develop their problem-solving Putt-Putt enters the race. Woodinville, WA: Humongous
skills while they help SPY Fox foil a dastardly scheme to Entertainment, .
cow-nap all the world's milk makers. Note: Putt-Putt has been invited to race in the Cartown 500!
Before he can race, however, Putt-Putt needs to find the
PRH33017 items on Redline Rick's racing roster.
Freddi Fish 2 the case of the haunted schoolhouse.
Woodinville, WA: Humongous Entertainment, . PRH33017
Note: In this undersea adventure, kids build problem-solving Backyard soccer. Woodinville, WA: Humongous
and critical-thinking skills, with over 40 locations to discover Entertainment, .
and 200 secret click points. Note: Challenge your students to form a neighborhood soccer
team and work their way from the playground to the
PRH33017 Backyard soccer League World Championships.
Backyard baseball. Woodinville, WA: Humongous
Entertainment, . PRH33017
Note: Computer baseball simulation for kids. Mayer, Mercer. Just me and my grandpa. New York: GT
Interactive Software, .
PRH33017 Note: Little Critter is down on the farm, doing what he does
Humongous classics collection : Putt-Putt joins the parade; best -- having fun, causing mischief and exploring the world.
Early Bear's Birthday Surprise, and Putt-Putt Goes to the
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Blue's treasure hunt : a learning adventure. Woodinville, Note: A group of progressive activities designed to teach
WA: Humongous Entertainment, . phonics skills to children.
Note: Join the treasure hunt to help Steve solve new Blue's
Clues and collect a series of treasure scrools hidden by PRH35064
Treasure Bug. Swim into social studies. Stephenville, NF Canada: INNOVA
PRH33017 Note: While exploring an environment full of creative
Blue's birthday adventure. Woodinville, WA: Humongous lessons, children will be enchanted by animated sea creatures
Entertainment, . that deliver interesting facts about the world in which they
Note: Children practice essential early learning skills and live.
enhance their creative abilities while they help Steve and
friends prepare for Blue's special birthday party. PRH35064
Surf into science. Stephenville, NF Canada: INNOVA
PRH33017 Multimedia, .
Pajama Sam 2 : thunder and lightning aren't so frightening. Note: While exploring an environment full of creative
Woodinville, WA: Humongous Entertainment, . lessons, children will be enchanted by animated sea creatures
Note: Join Pajama Sam as he visits a storm factory in the sky that deliver interesting facts about the world in which they
and learns about thunder and how to overcome his fear of live.
PRH33047 Leap into language. Stephenville, NF Canada: INNOVA
Learning to read on the promenade - kindergarten. Multimedia, .
Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst Communications, . Note: While exploring an environment full of creative
Note: Offers children new ways to learn the fundamentals of lessons, children will be enchanted by animated sea creatures
reading. Teaches early readers basic skills through a series of that deliver interesting facts about the world in which they
engaging games and activities with the help of five animated live.
PRH33061 The new Katie's farm. Galesburg, MI: Lawrence Productions,
Numbers undercover. Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst .
Communications, . Note: Children learn fun animal facts, imaginative play,
Note: Provides a blend of mystery and mathematics for problem- solving, cause and effect and beginning reading
primary grade students. Numbers undercover has an skills.
assortment of features that may be used in either Practice or
Solve Mystery modes, and at different difficulty levels. PRH35431
Activities introduce students to math and problem-solving 3D froggy phonics. Seattle, WA: Ingenuity, .
skills such as measurement, time, money, and number Note: Introduces children to the sounds each letter makes,
patterns. and to early spelling and reading skills.
There are tyrannosaurs trying on pants in my bedroom. San Hop-skip jump-a-roo zoo. Seattle, WA: DiAMAR
Diego, CA: Hartley : Josten Learning, . Interactive, .
Note: Students explore the concepts of real and imaginary as Note: Activity centers that teach kids about animals.
they read factual information and fictional stories about Designed to help improve their vocabulary, deductive
dinosaurs. Information about dinosaurs, other prehistoric reasoning, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
creatures, and fossils is integrated with language arts,
science, and mathematics. Students will employ reading, PRH35556
thinking, and writing skills and learn about contractions A color clown comes to town. Seattle, WA: DiAMAR
through the components of Story Time, Story Reader, Story Interactive, .
Thinker, Story Writer, Sounds Fun and Word Play, and Note: Based on the book of the same name published by The
Rhyme Reader. Child's World, Inc. While exploring the different rooms of
the castle, the Color Clown and Laura teach color names,
PRH33507 shades of color, how to mix colors, and color matching.
Let's go read! an island adventure. Redmond, WA: Edmark,
Note: Build reading and thinking skills through active Dragon in a wagon. Seattle, WA: DiAMAR Interactive,
Note: An activity center that teaches kids about
PRH33969 transportation, including path building puzzles, a
Travel the world with Timmy. Redmond, WA: Edmark, transportation quiz show, a vehicle construction module and
Note: With Timmy as a guide, your child will visit Japan,
Argentina and Kenya to discover how other people live, PRH35723
speak and play. Hear and speak their languages. Learn Dinosaur kids : prehistoric games for the computer age.
numbers, challenge yourself in games and stretch your Lincoln, ME: Nordic Software, .
creativity with crafts. Note: Teaches early education skills with games such as tic-
tac- toe, solitaire and pick-up-sticks.
Leap into phonics. Omaha, NE: BrightStart, . PRH35779
ImaginAction. Bellevue, WA: Rose Interactive, [?].
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Note: Wild and wacky triangles, squares and circles that all PRH36193
come together to shape thinking ability. Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto). Curious George learns phonics
for kindergarten-1st grade. Somerville, MA: Houghton
PRH36086 Mifflin Interactive, .
Brown, Marc Tolon. Arthur's computer adventure. Novato, Note: Follow Curious George as he goes to the circus and
CA: Broderbund : Learning Company, . learn to how to segment words into sounds, identify
Note: Learn critical reading, math and logic skills while alliteratives, substitute sounds to make new words, identify
playing along with Arthur and D.W. consonant and vowel sounds, and identify rhyming words.
Advanced software. Phonics alive. West Dundee, IL: Forest Read, write & type! : learning system. San Rafael CA:
Technologies, . Talking Fingers, .
Note: Teaches the alphabet, phonics, spelling and more Note: Phonics-to-fluency learning system for hands-on
through drills. reading and spelling. Links reading, writing, spelling and
Earobics : auditory development & phonics program. Step 1. PRH37085
Cambridge, MA: Cognitive Concepts, . ABCircus! Montreal Canada: MI (Micro-Intel), .
Note: Interactive program teaches auditory processing and Note: Helps children learn to read and count.
phonemic awareness skills for speech and language
development. Children learn by playing games that are based PRH37088
on the theories and principles of speech acoustics, speech Plumo at the zoo. Montreal Canada: MI (Micro-Intel),
perception, speech and language development, and literacy .
learning. The format allows for a child to work Note: Visit the zoo animals and develop cognitive skills such
independently, and features automatic goal and progress as observation, discrimination, counting, logic, and more.
report writing which meet professional accountability
Plumo on the farm. Montreal Canada: MI (Micro-Intel),
Softkey International. Deluxe! Reader Rabbit 3. Cambridge, Note: Visit the farm and develop cognitive skills such as
MA: Learning Company, [1996 1994]. observation, discrimination, counting, logic, and more.
Note: Reader Rabbit gets a job at a newspaper. The user
helps Reader Rabbit write news stories. Teaches reading PRH37851
skills, sentence structure, and parts of speech. DeMattia, Ellyn. Babe and friends animated early reader.
Calabasas, CA: Sound Source Interactive, .
PRH36103 Note: Join Babe and his city friends start a Helping Hands
Interactive math journey. Fremont, CA: Learning Co, . Club to feed the hungry animals of Metropolis. Through use
Note: Uses interactive story problems and hands- on of a storybook, kids learn and practice the alphabet, phonics,
activities with multiple levels of difficulty to develop spelling, rhyming, and step-by-step planning.
problem - solving skills and in-depth comprehension of math
concepts in an integrated approach to learning math that PRH37851
supports the standards and recommendations of the National An American Tail movie book. Calabasas, CA: Sound
Council of Teachers of Mathematics. Source Interactive, .
Note: A virtual storybook with activities where students
PRH36104 practice their reading and language skills by reading along
Reader Rabbit's reading development library 4. Fremont, CA: with the narrator and/or taking part in interactive activities.
Learning Company, .
Note: Teaches children to read by presenting familiar stories, PRH37851
King Midas and The ugly duckling, from three points of Babe and friends : animated preschool adventure. Calabasas,
view; the classic version, and two versions told from story CA: Sound Source Interactive, .
character's points of view. Children are encouraged to Note: Babe and his new-found city friends plan to put on a
participate in suggested activities. circus to raise money for local organizations. But first they
have fun helping out Metropolis residents in exchange for
PRH36104 ticket sales. Kids learn about goals and community service
Reader Rabbit's reading development library level 3. while enjoying seven captivating activities based on the pre-
Fremont, CA: Learning Co, . school fundamentals: letter recognition, counting from 1-10,
Note: Teaches children to read by presenting familiar stories, color and shape recognition, and more.
The Goose that laid the golden egg and The Princess and the
pea, from three points of view; the classic version, and two PRH37851
versions told from story character's points of view. Children Casper activity center. Calabasas, CA: Sound Source
are encouraged to participate in suggested activities. Interactive, .
Note: Games, puzzles and activities build problem-solving
PRH36191 and creativity skills.
Early learning center CD. Pound Ridge, NY: Multi
Dimensional Communications : New Media Schoolhouse, PRH37851
. Casper : animated early reader. Calabasas, CA: Sound Source
Note: Five programs in one including: Using money & Interactive, .
making change, Talking clock, Pink Pete's ABC's, Note: Contains a series of seven activities that focus on
Vocabulary builders and Talking U.S.A. map. spelling, vocabulary, grammar, and sentence structure.
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The land before time activity center. Calabasas, CA: Sound Thinking out loud. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, .
Source Interactive, . Note: A multimedia language arts program to develop spoken
Note: Children romp through the Great Valley in nine language skills in pre-emergent readers.
activities including puzzles, mazes, memory tests, and story
Oscar the balloonist and the secrets of the forest. New York:
PRH37851 Trivola Electronic Publishing, .
The land before time math adventure. Calabasas, CA: Sound Note: Join Oscar on a voyage of discovery deep in the forest.
Source Interactive, . Find out how animals differ from humans, and learn about
Note: Students are sent on five different "space missions" the habits, homes, and favorite foods. Use the seasons
that can be completed only by using their math skills. balloon to change the season and see what effect this has on
the animals' lives.
The land before time : kindergarten adventure. Calabasas, PRH39950
CA: Sound Source Interactive, . Oscar the balloonist dives into the lake. New York: Trivola
Note: While being entertained by Littlefoot, students build Electronic Publishing, [199?].
and reinforce basic skills including following directions, Note: Join Oscar on a voyage of to discover the animals of
counting, social skills, and visual recognition. the lake. The animals will tell you how they live throughout
spring, summer, autumn and winter.
Lost in space learning adventure. Calabasas, CA: Sound PRH40572
Source Interactive, . Reading mansion. Grand Rapids MI: Great Wave Software,
Note: Offers a fun and entertaining way for students to learn .
geology, chemistry, and astronomy. Note: Scavenger hunt that help children develop reading
skills such as phonics, word skills, sentence mastery,
PRH37851 following directions.
Lost in space math adventure. Calabasas, CA: Sound Source
Interactive, . PRH41439
Note: Students are sent on five different "space missions" Tootle : interactive storybook. Gardena CA: Encore
that can be completed only by using their math skills. Education, .
Note: Read along as Tootle engages your child in activities
PRH38646 such as letter matching, mystery shapes, object matching, and
Smiletown. Osaka Japan: Gakugei Company Ltd, . coloring fun.
Note: Content-rich English course. Learn the letters, learn
spelling and grammar, learn vocabulary and conversation PRH41782
practice. Use as an ESL tool for children who speak Japanese Themeweavers : animals. Redmond WA: Edmark, .
or Chinese. Note: Activity kit for the study of animals. Contains dozens
of activities that engage students' thinking skills and cover
PRH38653 multiple subject areas.
Star Wars : Yoda's challenge activity center. San Rafael CA:
Lucas Learning Ltd, . PRH41782
Note: Six missions that transport you to Naboo and Tatooine Themeweavers : nature. Redmond WA: Edmark, .
in Star Wars episode I. This educational game helps to build Note: Activity kit for the study of nature. Contains dozens of
and sharpen basic skills through the use of math, reading and activities that engage students' thinking skills and cover
musical activities. Yoda's challenge offers a variety of multiple subject areas.
positive feedback for young Jedi.
PRH38655 Math : grade 1. Grand Haven MI: School Zone Interactive,
Star Wars : Jar Jar's journey adventure book. San Rafael CA: .
Lucas Learning Ltd, . Note: Based on the School Zone workbook series, this
Note: Action-packed adventure book for ages 4 and up. program incorporates critical math skills with interactive
Listen along as your favorite Star Wars characters read aloud activities and fun games. Proven curriculum, audio guidance,
from 14 animated story pages! Each story page has hidden and clear examples help children master numbers, place
surprises that come to life with the click of the mouse. Listen value, addition, subtraction and other skills.
to amusing songs from the singing dictionary. Jar Jar's
Journey also features 6 fun-filled games with multiple levels PRH42186
of complexity. Challenge skills in memory and matching or Reading readiness : grade K-1. Grand Haven MI: School
create masterpieces in the coloring center. Zone Interactive, .
Note: Based on the famous School Zone workbook series.
PRH39242 Basic concepts that help children learn to read quickly and
Introduction to patterns. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, . with good comprehension.
Note: Introduction to the world of patterns using sound,
movement, color and natural objects. PRH42211
Edmark reading program : level 1. Redmond WA: Edmark :
PRH39246 Riverdeep Interactive Learning, .
Spatial relationships. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, . Note: Software version of Edmark's Reading Program. A
Note: Students explore location by identifying the position of beginning reading and language development program based
objects and creating paths between places. upon a sequenced, highly repetitive sight-word approach.
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PRH43432 Big Bug alphabet book. Milliken InterActive.
The Coralville kids : an odyssey in the sea. Ft. Collins CO: Note: Teaches children to identify and distinguish between
Odyssey Tales, . the letters of the alphabet.
Note: Combines an original story in animation with multiple
levels of story related learning activities. Includes activity PRH9962
printouts to track student's progress. Tales of the Wild Zeep. Westwind Media.
Note: Collection of original short stories. Colorful
PRH44911 illustration, a whimsical sound track, and full narration help
Mywork. Stevenson WA: CD Garden, . beginning readers build skills and vocabulary.
Note: Assortment of developmentally appropriate open ended
activities designed to encourage children to explore, create PRM20166
and learn by making choices. Word tales. Time Warner Interactive Group, .
Note: Introduces children to reading by teaching initial letter
PokeyToes corner. Ipswich MA: EBSCO Pub, .
Note: Multimedia program for teaching K-3 literacy skills. PRM23809
Activities include listening, reading, phonics, story Aladdin activity center. Disney.
sequencing, vocabulary, and comprehension. Note: Follow the Genie as he guides you through Aladdin.
Enter the Cave of Wonders, the Royal Palace, or the Agrabah
PRH45719 Marketplace. Take your choice of fun-filled games, puzzles,
Ani's rocket ride. Evanston IL: APTE Inc, [2000-2001]. and art activities.
Note: Encourages creativity in science, art, and dramatic
play. English/Spanish version. PRM30172
Reading who? reading you. Sunburst Communications,
Knowledge Adventure, Inc. JumpStart languages. Torrance Note: Teach beginning reading skills. Basic phonics
CA: Knowledge Adventure Inc, . instruction has been built into engaging games and puzzles.
Note: Join Frankie the Dog at the JumpStart World Festival
and discover 4 language pavilions filled with the sounds of PRM30253
French, Japanese, Spanish, and English. Includes vocabulary First phonics. Sunburst Communications, .
for everyday objects; cultural stories, customs, and Note: Targets the phonics skill - the ability to sound out the
characters; conversational phrases; colors, numbers, and first letter of a word.
time; and music and lyrics. Provides 3 learning levels.
PRH46128 Preschool Mother Goose - User guide & CD-ROM. Piranha
Knowledge Adventure, Inc. JumpStart phonics. Torrance Interactive Publishing, .
CA: Knowledge Adventure Inc, . Note: Interactive learning extravaganza. Mother Goose
Note: Explore the phonics camp, playing games to earn merit rhymes come to life in this school readiness program.
badges, and present a special performance. Teaches: colors, counting, ABC's, reading, music, seek &
match, languages and vocabulary.
Reader Rabbit's toddler. Cambridge MA: Learning Company, PRM31853
. Circletime tales deluxe. Don Johnston, .
Note: Reader Rabbit and Mat the Mouse introduce counting, Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Interactive nursery
colors, shapes, and the alphabet using interactive songs, rhymes that teach beginning word recognition skills:
stories and easy to play games. opposites, directionality, counting, and beginning literacy
Fisher-Price (Firm). Little people discovery airport. East PRM31868
Aurora, NY ; Fresno, CA: Fisher - Price ; Knowledge On a green bus. Don Johnston, .
Adventure, . Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Simple and short
Note: Explore an airport full of fun and wonder. Builds animated stories that children can complete.
counting skills and number recognition. Encourages critical
thinking. Teaches shapes and colors. Promotes art and PRM31969
creativity. Ready for school: kindergarten. Davidson, .
Note: Teaches kids the skills they need to get a head start on
JumpStart Spanish. Glendale CA: Knowledge Adventure,
Note: Children can learn Spanish fundamentals, such as basic Humongous entertainment educational sales kit. Redmond,
words and phrases. WA: Humongous Entertainment.
Note: Contains pricing and product information for
PRH53631 Humongous Entertainment products.
Ready readers activity box : demo CD. Dorling Kindersley ;
distributed by Global Software Publishing, . PRM33017
Note: Fun activities and games designed to teach first and Mercer Mayer's just me and my dad. New York, NY: GT
second graders reading basics based on teacher-controlled Interactive Software, .
guidance. Includes accountability reports. Note: Little Critter and his dad go on a camping trip
adventure. Combines animation, video, and sound for an
PRH9896 interactive storybook.
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Mayer, Mercer. Humongous Entertainment : demo CD- Memory fun! Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst Communications,
ROM. Bothell, WA: Humongous Entertainment, . .
Note: Sample of software products. Note: A fun-filled room packed with matching activities that
make cleaning the attic a breeze! Children develop memory,
PRM33036 counting, time, money, and other skills as they match objects
Zap! around town. Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst according to a set of rules.
Note: Shelby's activity helps children with map reading and PRM36032
direction skills. Letter sounds. Half Moon Bay, CA : Torrance, CA: Tenth
Planet Explorations :
PRM33059 Sunburst Communications, .
Funny monsters for tea. Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst Note: Student develop their understanding of letters and
Communications, . sounds as the building blocks of English words.
Note: Activities include: Telling time (seconds, minutes, and
hours); Alphabet soup (word building skills); Up the Stairs PRM36045
(counting and basic math concepts); My silly poem, Musical Vowels : short and long. Half Moon Bay, CA : Torrance,
monsters, and Monsters in a box (writing poetry, musical CA: Tenth Planet Explorations ; Sunburst Communications,
composition, and painting). .
Note: Student further their understanding of the structure of
PRM33073 English words by exploring the role of vowels in words.
Sequencing fun! Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst
Communications, . PRM38784
Note: Build memory skills and enhance sequencing abilities. Hadar, AmuGruppen. Tiger's tale. Winooski VT: Laureate
Learning Systems, .
PRM33507 Note: Language production is stimulated by encouraging
Let's go read! 2 : an ocean adventure. Redmond, WA: students to "talk" for a tiger who has lost his voice.
Note: Explore reading concepts while engaged in adventure. PRM39173
Learn to identify and use beginning and ending blends, Ray, H. A. Curious George pre-K ABCs. Somerville MA :
consonant digraphs, long vowel sounds, second sounds of Pleasantville NY: Houghton Mifflin Interactive : Sunburst,
letters, and the silent "e" rule. .
Note: Activities and games to help your child discover letters
PRM33774 and their sounds. Based on H.A. Rey's Curious George
Millie & Bailey preschool. Redmond, WA: Edmark, . books.
Note: Edmark has selected and updated the best activities for
preschoolers from Millie's Math House and Bailey's Book PRM39182
House. Children will learn the fundamentals of math and Ray, H. A. Curious George preschool learning games.
reading, including; numbers, quantities, geometric shapes, Somerville MA ; Pleasantville NY: Houghton Mifflin
sizes, problem solving, letter names and sounds, and rhyming Interactive : Sunburst Communications, [1997 ].
words. Note: Join H.A. Rey's Curious George at play and build
recognition of color, shape, and size, listening skills, pattern
PRM33777 recognition & matching, same & different recognition,
Millie & Bailey kindergarten. Redmond, WA: Edmark, rhyming and alliteration, and mouse skills.
Note: Edmark has selected and updated the best activities for PRM39185
kindergartners from Millie's Math House, Bailey's Book Creepy cave : phonics initial consonants. Vernon Hills IL :
House, and Sammy's Science House. In ten locations, Pleasantville NY: Learning Resources : Sunburst
children will find magic in reading, math and science. Communications, .
Note: Help students develop letter recognition and phonemic
PRM35236 awareness skills matching words with the same initial
Thinkin' things FrippleTown. Redmond, WA: Edmark, consonant letter in a Creepy Cave.
Note: Explore FrippleTown neighborhood and develop PRM39188
critical thinking skills. Young learners will follow directions, Max's attic : phonics long & short vowels. Vernon Hills IL :
determine rule formation, learn to work backwards, explore Pleasantville NY: Learning Resources : Sunburst
relationships, and discover multiple ways to solve a problem. Communications, .
Note: Students build vowel recognition skills. Helps students
PRM35384 differentiate among single vowel sounds.
Junior GigaMath playground. San Ramon, CA: Decision
Development Corp, . PRM39191
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Fun and challenging Python path : phonics word families. Vernon Hills IL :
with multi-level word problems, the program includes a step- Pleasantville NY: Learning Resources : Sunburst
by-step tutorial for solving word problems and practice areas Communications, .
for four math operations (addition, subtraction, Note: Students improve word-building skills by playing three
multiplication, and division). Play the Concentration, Tic Tac strategy games that involve linking one-or-two letter
Toe and Tug-of-war games to reinforce your problem-solving consonant beginnings to basic word endings.
skills. An authoring system enables you to create your own
word problems, and more. PRM39194
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Sunken treasure adventure : phonics beginning blends. How to catch a wild asparagus-snatching snagglysnort.
Vernon Hills IL : Pleasantville NY: Learning Resources : DiAMAR, .
Sunburst Communications, . Note: Colonel Picklewart provides students (in and outside
Note: Focus on beginning blends, sounds, and concepts with the computer) with activities and instruction for cooking,
three games that invite students to use two-letter consonant nature and science activities, writing exercises, puzzles, and
blends as they build words. more.
Number meanings and counting. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, Thinkin' things : Sky Island mysteries. Redmond, WA:
. Edmark, .
Note: Students develop their understanding of number Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. It's time for the Sky
meanings and uses while solving a variety of problems. Island Galactic Festival. The Sky Islanders are ready to
celebrate, but a crew of mischievous villains is threatening to
PRM39263 ruin the fun. Can you find and stop the culprits? Designed to
Knock knock. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, . develop higher-level thinking and problem-solving skills.
Note: A multimedia language arts program to develop spoken
language skills in pre-emergent readers. PSH35979
Jump start adventures 6th grade. Torrance, CA: Knowledge
PRW22187 Adventure Inc, .
Kid phonics. Torrance, CA: Davidson, . Note: Help adventurous teens Zack and Jess save the planet
Note: Teaches reading through sound and song. Learn to read from crazy computer mayhem. Play games and solve puzzles
by sounding out over 200 words, differentiating among letter to outsmart the computer while learning math, history,
sounds, finding words that rhyme, determining when words language arts, science and more.
sound the same, and spelling correctly.
PRW29082 I spy. New York: Scholastic, .
Money town. Davidson. Note: Develop essential skills in vocabulary building,
Note: Inspired by book "The Kid's Money Book." Teaches spelling, reading, visual memory and problem solving.
basic money math, coin recognition, how to make change,
how to save and spend wisely, simple money management, PSH36092
and fun money facts and history. Super solvers mission think. Fremont, CA: Learning
PROBLEM SOLVING Note: Builds skills fundamental to success in math, science,
PSH17612 and everyday life. Computer adventure game designed to
Heartsoft Software (Firm). The Heartsoft bestsellers : ESL develop thinking and problem solving skills. Users try to win
version. Broken Arrow OK: Heartsoft. back the Shady Glen Game Factory from Morty Maxwell the
Note: Provides educators with the tools to improve their ESL Master of Mischief.
students' basic skills while developing communication skills
in English. Pre-emergent level has text and audio primarily PSH36175
in Spanish. Emergent level has text and audio evenly Ventura, Fred. Puzzle logic. Grover Beach, CA: Ventura
distributed between Spanish and English. Productive level Educational System, .
has text and audio primarily in English. Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Collection of puzzles
designed to help students with math, logic and problem
Strategy challenges collection 2 : in the wild. Edmark,
Note: Learn powerful and essential strategic thinking and Clue finders 3rd grade adventures. Cambridge, MA: Learning
problem-solving skills. Includes the games: Jungle Chess, Company, .
Surakarta and Tablut. Note: The ClueFinders have stumbled onto a mystery. Jungle
animals are disappearing. And now the famous scientist Dr.
PSH29619 Pythagoras has vanished. Is an ancient monster responsible
Elroy hits the pavement. Headbone Interactive, . for this? Use your 3rd math, English, science, and geography
Note: Think your way out of trouble - help Elroy solve this skills to solve the mystery.
puzzling canine caper.
PSH30083 Rocky & Bullwinkle's know-it-all quiz master : Grades 3 and
Great Search. Science for Kids, . 4. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst Communications, .
Note: Challenging brain-teasers. Matching games, fill-in-the- Note: Contains over 1400 questions from 19 quiz categories
blanks, shapes & sounds activities, crossword puzzles and including geography, science, history, and moosecellaneous
more. in a quiz show format.
Wishbone and the amazing Odyssey. Palladium Interactive, Jump start adventures 5th grade. Torrance CA: Knowledge
. Adventure, .
Note: Wishbone is stuck in Ancient Greece and can't get Note: Engaging mystery includes brain-twisting, curriculum-
home without you. The only way out is to follow the path of building games that develop logical thinking and problem-
Odysseus, the hero from Homer's classic tale the Odyssey. solving skills.
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Jump start adventures 3rd grade. Torrance CA: Knowledge Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Offers a unique
Adventure, . assortment of tools and toys for the mind. Develops higher-
Note: Users help Botley the Robot save history from Polly level thinking skills.
Spark's mischievous deeds by recovering 25 time-meddling
robots before they damage history forever. PSW30766
Chess mates. Irvine, CA: Interplay Production.
PSH43531 Note: DEMO PROGRAM. Learn all the moves and strategies
Jump start adventures 4th grade. Torrance CA: Knowledge of chess while developing logic and problem solving skills.
Note: Cross-curricular problem-solving activities build SCIENCE
thinking skills. SCH18672
PSH45390 Note: See how the metamorphosis from caterpillar to
Twins' challenge : El reto de las mellizos. Columbus OH: butterfly occurs.
Ohio Distinctive Software, .
Note: Meet the twins and test your wits through 100 different SCH18674
levels of mind-boggling fun. Will exercise your mental What air can do. Discis.
abilities by challenging you with everything from memory Note: Helps children understand the value of air and how
matching to math. living things obtain air.
Heartsoft Software (Firm). The Heartsoft demo CD. Broken Birds and how they grow. Washington, DC: National
Arrow OK: Heartsoft, . Geographic Society.
Note: Contains demo versions of Internet safari (secure Note: Investigates the lives of birds and explains how they
children's browser for grades K-5), Thinkology (critical grow and develop. Teaches basic reading concepts; improves
thinking skills software for grades K-3), and Heartsoft reading comprehension and language skills; reinforces
bestsellers (basic skills software for grades K-6). vocabulary and grammar skills in English and Spanish.
Get me out of here! Pacific Grove CA: Critical Thinking Tree through the seasons. National Geographic Society.
Company, . Note: Picture book of the life of an apple tree through the
Note: Combines motivating reading and writing activities year. Describes the growth and changes of the apple tree
with high-level thinking skills that help enhance students' from season to season.
academic performance across the curriculum.
PSH49754 Africa. Newport Beach CA ; [Torrance CA]: SWeDE Corp;
Harnadek, Anita E. Mind benders : A1/A2. Pacific Grove Distributed by Davidson.
CA: Critical Thinking Books & Software, . Note: Discover African animals, plants, and regions of the
Note: Allows students to practice their deductive reasoning, Congo Rainforest, the African Savanna, the Sahara Desert
logic, reading comprehension, and organizational skills. and the Island of Madagascar.
Thinkin' things collection 3. Edmark. Earthcare. Wayzata.
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Improve deductive and Note: Interactive program using animated characters to
inductive reasoning, synthesis and analysis, while building improve reading skills. Covers the topics of: air, animals,
problem-solving skills.. Make trades with brokers from dirt, and water.
around the world, program a half-time show and solve the
Case of the Empty Fripple House. SCH20163
How things grow. InterActive.
PSM21321 Note: Introduction to understanding living and growing
Morgan's trivia machine. Morgan. things.
Note: Choose from 6 difficulty levels and 3 activities to learn
science, geography, and essential facts about the world. SCH20653
Sammy's science house. Edmark.
PSM25391 Note: Five activities to introduce students to science. Learn
Strategy games of the world. Edmark, . about plants, animals, seasons and weather, and explore
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Learn to build and apply important scientific processes. FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY.
strategies with 3 classic games (Mancala, Nine Men's Morris
and Go-Moku). SCH21276
Hawking, Stephen W. Brief history of time. Scientific
PSM39176 American, .
Rocky & Bullwinkle's know-it-all quiz master : Grades 5 and Note: Based on the book. Interactive adventure integrates
6. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst Communications, . graphics, movies, and animations with the complete text.
Note: Contains over 1400 questions from 19 quiz categories
including geography, science, history, and moosecellaneous SCH21606
in a quiz show format. Smithsonian Institution dinosaur museum. Phoenix AZ:
Software Marketing Corporation, .
PSM9710 Note: Presented in cooperation with the Smithsonian
Thinkin things: collection 2. Edmark, . Institution. Travel back to prehistoric times as you tour the
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Note: Interactive game. Students take a journey through
SCH21609 Yellowstone National Park exploring ecology, biology,
Adventures with Oslo : tools and gadgets. Science for Kids, geology, geography, and history.
Note: Five engaging games, stories, and puzzles to learn SCH27823
about simple machines. Bumptz science carnival. Emeryville, CA: Theatrix
SCH21609 Note: Builds scientific thinking skills as students observe,
Adventures with OSLO world of water. Science for Kids, investigate, experiment, form hypotheses, and draw
Note: Learn basic science concepts about water. Includes:
intriguing games, stories, sounds, music, art, puzzles, and SCH27847
more. Big Science Comics. Emeryville, CA: Theatrix Interactive,
SCH21785 Note: Explore physical science, build problem-solving skills,
Seasons Washington DC: National Geographic Society: and create your own machines. Develop critical thinking
Discis, . skills through scientific experimentation.
Note: Learn about the many changes that affect plants,
animals, and people during each of the four seasons. English SCH27864
and Spanish. Macaulay, David. The new way things work. New York, NY:
Dorling Kindersley, .
SCH21808 Note: Find out how everyday machines work and discover
Exploring the solar system and beyond. National Geographic, who invented them. Learn about the latest technology.
Note: Takes children on a journey to the moon, the sun, and SCH28289
the planets, and shows how scientists use telescopes and Message in a fossil. Edunetics Interactive, .
spacecraft to learn about objects in the solar system and Note: Interactive simulation in which the player assumes the
beyond. role of a paleontologist on a dig site in search of evidence
about the past.
Science navigator. New York: McGraw-Hill, . SCH28375
Note: Contains all the new McGraw-Hill Concise Animals in our world. Edunetics, .
Encyclopedia of Science, all terms from Dictionary of Note: Students explore the database to create multimedia
Scientific and Technical Terms, and biographical dictionary presentations on animals people raise for a specific purpose.
of the world's top scientists and engineers.
SCH22400 Gunzi, Christiane. Amphibians & reptiles. ICE.
Kids & the environment. Tom Snyder, . Note: Integrated CD-ROM and book. Learn about different
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Engages students in a habitats and the importance of their preservation. Includes
realistic environmental dilemma where they discuss long- hundreds of reptile and amphibian species.
term and short-term solutions, make choices, and experience
the consequences. SCH28950
McGavin, Dr. George C. Insects. ICE, .
SCH23729 Note: Integrated CD-ROM and book. Learn about different
Mission control : more adventures on the Planet Oglo. habitats and the importance of their preservation. Includes
Cambridge, MA: Terrapin Software, . hundreds of insect species.
Note: An environmental adventure game that explores rain
forests while teaching math concepts and introducing SCH28952
computer programming using the LOGO language. Royston, Angela. Birds. ICE, .
Note: Integrated CD-ROM and book. Learn about different
SCH24445 habitats and the importance of their preservation. Includes
Eyewitness encyclopedia of science 2.0. DK Multimedia, hundreds of bird species.
Note: Explore the scientific world of: mathematics, physics, SCH29108
chemistry, life sciences, and Earth and Universe. Exploration station. Creative Wonders, .
Note: Science games that build thinking skills. Topics
SCH24846 include: sound, light, electricity, solar system, human body,
Eyewitness encyclopedia of nature 2.0. DK Multimedia. earth science, simple machines, weather, plants and animals.
Note: Multimedia reference guide to the natural world.
SCH25387 Exploring America's national parks - case, doc, CD-ROM.
A World alive. New York, NY: Voyager, . Multicom, .
Note: Wildlife adventure. Explores life on earth and Note: Adventure to hundreds of America's parks with a click
underscores our responsibility to protect the planet's of your mouse.
SCH25813 Science rock. Creative Wonder : Learning Company, .
Explore Yellowstone CD. Minneapolis MN: MECC, . Note: Students help Interplanet Janet collect pieces of her
rocket ship that has crashed on planet Earth. Janet challenges
students to eight activities, exploring over 20 science topics,
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including the solar system, the human body, electricity, World walker: Destination: Australia. Soleil, .
sound, and weather. Note: Interactive explorations of the world's languages
(Spanish, French, English) and ecosystems (Australian
SCH29210 animals, habitats).
GeoSafari animals. Educational Insights, .
Note: 15 games that bring animals to life. Includes: animal SCH29852
hall of fame, shark, animals sound off, GeoSafari dog show, Zurk's Rainforest lab. Soleil, .
animal tracks, skulls, name that bird call, reptiles, micro Note: Five activities motivate children to sharpen reading,
mysteries, horse round-up, endangered animals, animal art writing, and critical thinking skills while learning life science
gallery, whale watch, animal eye-D, and weird world of and math.
SCH29284 Women in science. Tom Snyder Productions, .
Amazing animals. DK Multimedia, . Note: Discovery the stories of eight diverse women scientists
Note: Provides introduction to the wonders of the animal and their exciting work through personal photos, interactive
kingdom. experiments, multimedia field trips and more than three hours
of audio and video clips.
Journey to the planets. Multicom : Wayzata Technology, SCH30084
. Machine Expo. Science for Kids, .
Note: Exploration of the wonders of our solar system. Note: Explore a variety of objects employing simple
Features animated fly-through of planets and moons, machines concepts.
hundreds of photographs, and an authoritative guide so you
can travel even further than the astronauts have gone. SCH30085
Mystery of tooltown. Science for Kids, .
SCH29339 Note: Adventure game requiring knowledge of simple
One small square: seashore. Virgin Sound and Vision, machine concepts to aid in solving age-old mysteries of
. Tooltown and the Valley of the Machines.
Note: Explore the many wonders that exist in a seashore
ecosystem. Play games; perform experiments, chronicle and SCH30086
print out your discoveries in an interactive journal. Water wonder. Science for kids, .
Note: Unique 3-D board game where up to four players can
SCH29345 match wits and strategies. Your playing piece is water - ice,
One small square: backyard. Virgin Sound and Vision, liquid, or steam - and your objective is to successfully
. navigate your way to the clouds while avoiding all manner of
Note: Shows you how to take a closer look at the Earth. Meet water-living creatures lurking in your path.
a dazzling cast of creatures. Watch them interact with one
another as well as with a supporting cast of plants, soil, SCH30094
rocks, and weather - their ecosystem. CELL search. Science for kids, .
Note: Challenges you to create a plant, animal, or protist cell
SCH29421 with the indescribable gadget that you find in your
Eyewitness virtual reality Earth quest. DK Multimedia, Grandma's attic.
Note: Explore the formation and evolution of our planet SCH30095
through 3D graphics and interactive exhibits. Water planet. Science for Kids, .
Note: Explore the earth and its exciting world of the water
SCH2977 cycle with Winston, the water molecule, and his pals.
Operation frog. New York: Scholastic, .
Note: Turns your classroom computer into an on-screen SCH30115
laboratory. Students become biologists exploring frog Bill Nye the science guy. Pacific Interactive.
anatomy and lab techniques by dissecting a frog on the Note: Real science you'll never forget. Perform fantastic
computer screen. experiments beside Bill - take the pulse of an earthquake,
revive a pile of prehistoric bones, boil water with nothing
SCH29852 but air.
Soleil interactive demos. Soleil.
Note: Working versions of: World Walker: Destination: SCH30138
Australia; Zurk's rainforest lab; Zurk's learning safari, and Focus on environment. EME Corporation, .
Zurk's Alaskan trek. Note: Includes: Air pollution program which places the
student in the role of an environmental planner whose job it
SCH29852 is to control air pollution, Hothouse planet program which
Zurk's Alaskan Trek. Soleil, . enables students to study the Greenhouse Effect, Our ozone
Note: Explore cultures, ecosystems, and languages of Alaska. crisis which enables students to gain insight into the
Experience the life of a scientist, movie maker or writer. importance of stratospheric ozone, and water pollution which
reviews Earth's temperature and pressure relative to water
SCH29852 and provides water pollution experiments.
Zurk's learning safari. Soleil, .
Note: Develop critical early life science, reading and math SCH3020
skills in the Wild of Africa. Interactive physics (version 3.0) Knowledge Revolution.
Note: Demo disk. The standard in physics modeling and
SCH29852 simulation solution.
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Note: Students are active problem solvers using video
SCH3020 resources to analyze data, hypothesize, and draw conclusions.
Interactive physics 2000 : demo CD. San Mateo CA: MSC Features: types of ecosystems, competition and predation,
Software, . biomes, food chains and food webs, nature's cycles and
Note: Demo disk. The standard in physics modeling and ecological succession.
SCH30277 Focus on genetics. EME Corporation, .
Science in your ear. MECC, . Note: Includes the following sections: introductory genetics,
Note: Explore sound and hearing. Students use the computer, kangasaurus -transmission genetics, karyotypes and genetic
microphone, headphones, and speakers to experiment with disorders, and natural selection.
different sounds and record the results of their experiments.
SCH30280 Ballad of Bobby Ray. Scholastic, .
Big science ideas : systems. MECC, . Note: Designed to be used with Scholastic Science Place
Note: As students explore a bathroom, a pond, or an Human Development unit (SCB18104).
underground system, they are also exploring the unifying
theme of systems and interactions. SCH31208
Ventura, Dr. Fred. Clip-art for science teachers. Ventura,
Hawking, Stephen. Life in the Universe. Carpinteria: Note: MEDIA CENTER USE ONLY. Curriculum-based
MetaTools, . clip-art images designed especially for science teachers.
Note: Interactive adventure that explores "Life in the
Universe." Includes: origin of life, Einstein's theory or SCH31233
relativity, black holes, big bang, speed of light, formation of Winds of change. NASA , California Institute of Technology.
earth, continental shift, Hubble Space telescope, Doppler Note: Curriculum resource for thematic, interdisciplinary
effect, DNA, and others. instruction and self-investigation of Global Climate Earth
Science activities. Provides information about NASA's
SCH30313 Scatterometer, a specialized microwave radar that will
Genius of Edison. Cambridge MA: Compton's NewMedia, measure the speed and direction of winds over the global
. ocean surface to help predict weather patterns and climate
Note: Explores the life, inventions and times of Thomas systems.
Edison using 3D animation, historic film footage, narrated
passages, original photographs, period music, hyperlinks, and SCH31234
more. Welcome to the Planets. NASA, .
Note: Contains 190 images acquired over 20 years of NASA
SCH30565 planetary exploration. Includes images of all planets, comets,
Stewart, Patrick. Nine worlds : an online-enhanced voyage asteroids, meteorites and lunar samples.
through the solar system. Palladium Interactive, .
Note: Online enhanced voyage through the solar system. SCH31235
Individual planet explorations, full-motion video, over 500 Heart in space. Moffett Field CA: NASA, Ames Research
photographs, original space animations, astronomer Center, .
interviews, and more. Note: Examines how microgravity affects the cardiovascular
system. Covers basic anatomy and functions of the human
SCH30898 heart. Presents research findings about how scientists are
My amazing human body. DK Multimedia, . dealing with human physiology in space.
Note: Introduction to the human body. Enables children to
explore the body from the inside out through a variety of SCH31437
compelling games and activities. Digital frog. Digital Frog International, .
Note: Allows the student to explore the frog through three
SCH30924 linked modules: dissection, anatomy, and ecology.
Goodman, Harvey D. Thinking like a scientist : process skills
and critical thinking. Freeport NY: Educational Activities, SCH31441
. Digital field trip to the rainforest. Digital Frog International,
Note: Presents challenging laboratory simulations that .
augment, supplement, and can even substitute for traditional Note: Virtual field trip to the Blue Creek Rainforest Reserve
classroom experiences. in Belize Central
America, where you can walk in the jungle, climb the trees,
SCH30966 explore a cave and wonder at the biodiversity. Learn about
Living lab: plants edition. MindPlay, . rainforest plants and animals, their interdependencies and the
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Teaches students to threat to their survival.
conduct their own "virtual" experiments in plant biology.
Students learn about the biological makeup and processes of SCH31447
plants and then apply this knowledge using the scientific Digital field trip to the wetlands. Digital Frog International,
Note: Virtual field trip focuses on a bog in Ontario.
Goodman, Harvey. Biology concepts: ecology. Educational SCH31465
Activities, Inc, . RealSky CD. Astronomical Society of the Pacific, .
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Note: The entire sky survey on your desktop. Includes InventorLabs : transportation. Somerville, MA: Houghton
images from the National Geographic Society-Palomar Mifflin, .
Observatory Sky and images from the 1.2 meter UK Schmidt Note: Meet the Wright brothers, and help them build their
Survey at Siding Springs Observatory, operated by the Royal flying machine. Visit the turn-of-the-century workshop of
Observatory of Edinburge and the Anglo-Australian Gottlieb Daimler, and explore his ground-breaking 1901
Observatory. Mercedes automobile. Tour George Stephenson's cottage,
where you'll reinvent the world's first locomotive.
Incredible machine (version 3.0) Sierra, . SCH32875
Note: Invention game. Construct cause and effect Atom viewer. Oxon, UK: New Media, .
contraptions with working pulleys, levers, conveyor belts, Note: Demonstration tool designed to help teachers get
motors, balloons, and more. across the electronic structure of atoms and the
corresponding patterns in the periodic table.
Multimedia bugs. Inroads Interactive, . SCH32877
Note: Interactive guide to insects. Catalogs over 600 insects. Elements, compounds & mixtures. Oxon, UK: New Media,
Includes photographs, video and informative articles. .
Note: Series of slides in a multimedia slideshow. Each slide
SCH32246 covers a specific concept.
Office of Land Management and Education. Biodiversity of
Illinois. Springfield, IL: Illinois Department of Natural SCH32878
Resources, Office of Land Management and Education, Electrochemistry. Oxon, UK: New Media, .
. Note: Designed to help students understand some of the most
Note: Searchable CD-ROM has color photographs, life difficult concepts in secondary school science.
history information, range maps, classifications, status and
habitats as well as sounds and tracks of selected species for SCH32879
409 types of organisms that inhabit Illinois woodland States of matter. Oxon, UK: New Media, .
habitats. Note: Designed to introduce students to the way scientists
explain the properties of solids, liquids, and gases.
Biodiversity of Illinois : volume 3: prairie & edge habitats. SCH32905
Springfield, IL: Illinois Department of Natural Resources, Dr. Jane Goodall animals & environments. Watertown, MA:
Office of Land Management and Education, . Tom Snyder, .
Note: Provides information about 505 Illinois prairie and Note: Teaches awareness and respect for the environment,
edge organisms and their habitats, as well as sections on each other, and non-human animals.
biodiversity, scientific names and resources and references.
SCH32465 Science Court. Watertown, MA: Tom Snyder, .
Worlds of what. Rigby New Media, . Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. A humorous courtroom
Note: Visit the Worlds of Bouncy, Bendy, Squishy, and drama provides the vehicle for teaching fundamental
Hard. At each stop, children are asked to identify the concepts in elementary and middle school. Media Center has:
properties of various objects, transporting the ones that don't Inertia, Soil, Sound, Seasons, Gravity, Work & simple
belong to their appropriate "world". machines, Electric current, Statistics, Water cycle, Fossils,
Living things, and Particles in motion.
Animals alike. Rigby New Media, . SCH33158
Note: Use multimedia information to sort animals into Thinkin' Science ZAP! Redmond, WA: Edmark, .
whimsical clubs, and carry out interactive clubhouse projects. Note: Lightning has just struck the famous Ampere Theatre
Includes reference materials on animals. and the concert control system is on the fritz. Electrons are
leaking from open circuits. The light and sound equipment
SCH32507 needs repair. But the show must go on! Students go
Caring for planet earth : volume 1. Center for Environmental backstage to learn all they can about light, sound and
Study, . electricity so the stars of the show can fix the equipment.
Note: Interactive adventure game about the Great Lakes
ecosystem. The situation: at the end of the 21st century, the SCH33502
Great Lakes face ecological devastation from pollution and On the brink : Endangered species & habitats of North
misuse. Your mission: travel to the end of the 20th century to America. Markham, ON, Canada: Bytes of Learning, .
study the region's ecosystem before it's too late. Note: Combines pictures, movies, sounds and music with
your own voice to create multimedia presentations with ease.
SCH32867 Includes 56 endangered species and habitats, over 700
InventorLabs : technology. Somerville, MD 02143: pictures, movies, sounds, and music tracks, a built-in sound
Houghton Mifflin, . studio for recording and mixing, plus Internet capability.
Note: Recreate famous inventions. Conduct electrifying
experiments in Thomas Edison's turn-of-the-century lab. SCH33502
Reinvent the telephone with Alexander Graham Bell, and Living deserts & rainforests. Ontario : Canada: Bytes of
hear the clang of pistons and the hiss of steam as you enter Learning, .
James Watt's 18th century workshop. Note: Combines pictures, movies, sounds and music with
your own voice to create exciting multimedia presentations
SCH32867 about wildlife and adaptation in two different biomes.
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SCH33790 animals. Includes interactive activities with puzzles and
TOPEX/Poseidon informational CD-ROM : perspectives on quizzes.
an ocean planet. Pasadena, CA: Jet Propulsion Laboratory,
Note: Data from NASA's TOPEX/Poseidon satellite, which Bean there grown that. Cardiff, CA: Curious Company,
measures the topography of the world's oceans every 10 days. .
Describes the mission and its first three years of science Note: The botany lab in a box. An entire Laboratory of real
results. and virtual equipment for growing plants.
Roscoe's totally cycled world. Pittsburgh, PA: Steel Biomes. Chicago, IL: Clearvue/eav ; Zane Publishing,
Recycling Institute. .
Note: Interactive CD aimed at teaching middle school Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Introduces the concept
students about waste reduction, resource conservation and of biome and outlines the defining features of each type.
multi-material recycling. Interactive missions in social Features audiovisual presentations with text linked to a
studies, science, math and language arts offer a complete 24-volume student encyclopedia, a 150,000 word
comprehensive overview of the cycles. dictionary, and a glossary of important terms. Interactive
questions and explanations.
Visit to an ocean planet. Pasadena, CA: TOPEX/Poseidon SCH35450
project, . Plants. Chicago, IL: Clearvue/eav : Zane Publishing, .
Note: Reveals the importance of our oceans to global climate Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Explore plants and their
and life. Explore the Gulf of Mexico with satellite data, natural environments with the help of Mother Nature and a
investigate the 1997-1998 El Nino, discover "what's up" with rather large and intelligent bee. Topics include plants, plant
Earth-orbiting satellites, and learn about the research food, flowers, and.
activities of real life oceanographers.
SCH35062 The Oceans. Chicago, IL: Clearvue/eav ; Zane Publishing,
Rocks and minerals. Stephenville, NF Canada: INNOVA .
Multimedia, . Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Topics include: the
Note: Introduces the world of rocks and minerals. relationship between the oceans and the land, and tides and
ocean currents, the water cycle and its effects on temperature,
SCH35082 rainfall, and ocean currents, and landforms of the sea floor.
Planetary missions. Tempe, AZ: Piranha Interactive
Publishing, . SCH35487
Note: Command the Explorer, a 21st-century spacecraft Body connections : body system overview. Peoria, IL:
destined for the nine planets of our Solar System. The Dynamic Graphics, .
mission is research-- gathering knowledge of atmospheres, Note: Interactive tour of the human body. Explains the
geology, volcanoes and craters. As you speed through space, workings of the Digestive, Circulatory, Respiratory,
you can navigate orbits, drop probes, witness geological Muscular, Skeletal, Nervous, Immune, Endocrine,
events and print maps. This scientifically accurate program Integumentary, Urinary, and Reproductive systems.
delivers a wealth of information. With Internet connections,
you can directly access Internet sources on planetary science. SCH35734
The world of nature. Fairfield, CT: Queue, Inc. and Joshua
SCH35297 Morris, .
Darwin. San Francisco, CA: Lightbinders, Inc, . Note: Discover nine different biomes and each of their
Note: Includes complete texts and illustrations from Charles unique features-including plants, animals, and land forms,
Darwin's works. Contains a timeline of events in Darwin's with pictures, maps, movies, and detailed descriptions.
life, a biographical dictionary, and a bibliography of 1,500
primary and secondary sources. SCH35737
Rocks and volcanoes. Fairfield, CT: Queue, Inc, .
SCH35300 Note: Offers a multimedia introduction to earth science using
Learning about animals. Pound Ridge, NY: Orange Cherry live- action video, pictures, narration, and text, this CD
New Media, Multi Dimensional Communications, . explores volcanoes, mountains, and oceans as it explains the
Note: Youngsters enjoy seeing how variations in animal formation of rocks.
bodies and behavior enable them to adapt to various habitats
and climates. SCH35741
Prehistoric animals : a history of life on earth. San Diego,
SCH35355 CA: REMedia, .
Our world : learn about biomes around the world. Lewisville, Note: This program charts the evolution of animal life, from
NC: Kaplan Companies, . the strange fossils found in the Ediacaran Hills of Australia to
Note: Learn all about the various biomes around the world, the amazingly well preserved saber-tooth cats and mastodons
including environment, plant biology, photosynthesis, along of the La Brea Tarpits.
with such concepts as pH, and acid rain.
SCH35406 Animals in danger. San Diego, CA: REMedia, .
Curious creatures : bats, owls, snakes, spiders, wolves. North Note: Introduction to animals and habitats in danger around
Billerica, MA: Curriculum Associates, Inc, . the world. Features animations, narrations, photographs,
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Allows students to interviews with experts, chapter quizzes, project work for
examine 5 books relating to 5 different insects, birds and schools, full index, location maps, information on where to
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see animals in parks and zoos, and a database of endangered Note: Science activities and demonstration that introduce the
species in the USA. basic principles of chemistry, air pressure, density, energy,
Life in the desert. San Diego, CA: REMedia, . SCH36190
Note: Shows the animals, plants, and peoples in the deserts of Dynamic rainforest. Collingwood, Vic., Australia: CSIRO
the world as they struggle for survival. Publishing : The Learning Team, .
Note: Interactive exploration of Australia's tropical rainforest
SCH35749 in Queensland using games, puzzles, sounds, video
El Nino CD-ROM. San Diego, CA: REMedia, . documentaries, and photographs.
Note: Find out how El Niûo's develop, what effects they have
and how we measure them. Includes enough background SCH36196
information on weather, climate, and the atmosphere to make Insects little creatures in a big world. Collingwood, Australia
sense of every aspect of the exciting El Niûo phenomenon. : Armonk, NY: CSIRO Publishing : The Learning Team,
SCH35772 Note: A multimedia exploration of the insect world. Includes
Butterflies and moths. Chicago, IL: SVE & Churchill Media, recordings of sound-producing insects, mini-documentary
. videos, high magnification electron microscope photographs,
Note: Students explore their surroundings and observe information on the life cycles of insects, their ecological and
butterflies and moths. economic significance, and identifying and collecting insects,
as well as games and quizzes.
Earthworms. Chicago, IL: SVE & Churchill Media, . SCH36201
Note: Students explore their surroundings and observe Byron Press Multimedia. The universe The planets. New
earthworms. York, NY: Simon & Schuster Interactive, [1995 1997].
Note: "The universe" takes you on a tour of the universe from
SCH35784 the very smallest object to the very largest. Use a cutting
Earth systems. Portland, OR: Pierian Spring Software, edge cosmoscope to explore sub-atomic particles. Experience
. the greatest discoveries in the exploration of outer and inner
Note: Students explore the concepts of geography through space and interview the leading minds working in the field
modules that meet the varying needs of each individual today. "The planets" contains a complete desktop
student. planetarium, a planet-building simulation game, facts on all
the planets, and an in-depth tour of the solar system.
BioLab invertebrate. version 2.1. Portland, OR: Pierian SCH36568
Spring Software, . A world of learning the complete National Geographic :
Note: Simulates actual dissections of invertebrate organisms curriculum supplement. Washington, DC : Novato, CA:
on your computer screen. National Geographic Interactive ; distributed by Mindscape,
SCH36081 Note: Lesson plans, worksheets, transparencies, and a world
KTEH Interactive. Careers in the physical sciences. Seattle, map for use when integrating Complete National Geographic
WA: Videodiscovery Inc, . into classroom curriculum.
Note: Students select from 7 physical science careers to see a
general overview of each career, then choose to watch video SCH36652
interviews with scientists on the job, to find out basic Super solvers gizmos & gadgets! Fremont, CA: Learning
information such as working conditions and employment Company, .
prospects, or to learn how to prepare for a job in the field that Note: Racing game using interactive science puzzles to teach
interests them. concepts of force magnetism, electricity, gears, balance,
energy sources, and simple machines.
KTEH Interactive. Careers in the earth sciences. Seattle, WA: SCH37086
Videodiscovery Inc, . Phenomenal world of physics. Montreal Canada: MI (Micro-
Note: Students select from 7 earth science careers to see a Intel), .
general overview of each career, then choose to watch video Note: Learn about some of the principles of physics and the
interviews with scientists on the job, to find out basic scientists who discovered them.
information such as working conditions and employment
prospects, or to learn how to prepare for a job in the field that SCH37268
interests them. Exploring aeronautics. National Aeronautics and Space
SCH36182 Note: Introduction to aeronautics. Covers the fundamentals
Complete guide to the undersea world. San Francisco, CA: of flight, contains an historical timeline, examines different
Sumeria, . types of aircraft and teaches students to use the tools of
Note: Selective guide to the world's best scuba diving and aeronautics used by researchers to test aircraft designs.
snorkeling destinations. Includes photographs, movies, maps,
and text. SCH37321
Finding the balance : ecology & environmental issues on a
SCH36189 global scale. Regina, SK, Canada: Tyndal Stone Media.
Mid-continent Regional Educational Laboratory. Whelmers. Note: In-depth, hands-on look at environmental issues.
Armonk, NY: The Learning Team, . Features the Seychelles Islands. Divided into 3 parts, - How
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the earth works, The Seychelles Environment, and Dealing
with the issues. SCH38877
Micro-Intel. Music is physics. Montreal Canada: Micro-Intel,
Tsiaras, Alexander. BodyVoyage. Cary, NC: SouthPeak Note: Discover the physical basis of music. Includes
Interactive, . illustrations, movies, interactive activities and musical
Note: Contains over 2000 cross sections of the head, torso, extracts.
pelvis, leg, and full body. Includes 3-D portraits.
SCH37423 The phenomenal world of physics. Montreal Canada: Micro-
Howard, Nancy. Photosynthesis. New York: Cogito Learning Intel, .
Media, . Note: Explore the principles of physics and the scientists who
Note: Introduces students to photosynthesis. discovered them. Each topic links scientific concepts to their
Volpe, Stella. Nutrition : energy intake and energy output. SCH38880
New York: Cogito Learning Media, . Just a chemical reaction. Montreal Canada: Micro-Intel,
Note: Explore the factors involved in gaining or losing .
weight. Examine factors related to what we eat, how much Note: Take the mystery out of chemistry. Explore the major
we eat, and what kinds of foods we eat. Predict scientific events in the development of chemistry from antiquity and
effects and variable effects. alchemy to the atomic age.
Solar system. Lincoln, NE: Nordic Software, . Stickybear's science fair light. Hilton Head SC: Optimum
Note: Learn about the different planets in our solar system Resource, [199u].
and what they are like. Note: Students can explore, experiment with, and understand
light and its properties. The program presents experiments,
SCH38022 both structured and free-form, which allow users to work
Science by design : demo. Seattle WA: Seeds Software, with prisms, lenses, color mixing, optical illusions and more.
Note: Includes lessons for engaging hands-on science for the SCH39939
following topics: Introduction to airplane design -- The Weather, climate, and you. Austin TX: Steck-Vaughn,
Bungee egg challenge -- Searching for solutions -- Global .
warming. Note: Explore weather, climate, and their effects on life.
Droidworks. San Rafael CA: Lucas Learning Ltd, . Garbage : the inside story. Montreal Canada: Micro-Intel,
Note: Create droids to outsmart the evil Empire. Puzzles test .
understanding of scientific principles: energy, force and Note: See how materials like glass, paper, and plastic are
motion, simple machines, light and magnetism. made, and how these and organic wastes can be reused.
Star wars Pit Droid. San Rafael CA: Lucas Learning Ltd, Prairie explorer. Grand Rapids MI: Great Wave Software,
Note: 300 puzzles that will drive you nuts. Note: Explore the North American prairies of 200 years ago.
Travel through grasslands and waterways that can be viewed
SCH38722 in four seasons, both day and night.
Star wars, episode I : the Gungan frontier. San Rafael CA:
Lucas Learning, . SCH40583
Note: You are called before the Gungan High Council to ScienceWorks rocks! & minerals. Winston-Salem NC:
create a new world filled with fantastic creatures from across ScienceWorks, Inc, .
the galaxy, and must learn how these alien animals and plants Note: Study each of the 27 rocks and 53 minerals. Includes
interact in order to have an ecologically sound environment photographs and graphics, music, audio and animation.
so that the new Gungan city can thrive.
SCH38875 Discover the elements : the interactive periodic table of the
Biomes and natural cycles. Montreal Canada: Micro-Intel, chemical elements.
. Winston-Salem NC: MCI Telecommunications Corp. :
Note: Explore our living planet. Learn about the flux of distributed by ScienceWorks Inc, .
energy, water cycles, climate types, and characteristics of Note: The periodic table of the chemical elements in
biomes around the world. multimedia format.
The archaeological detective. Montreal Canada: Micro-Intel, CatWorks : a technological dissection on CD-ROM.
. Winston-Salem NC: ScienceWorks, .
Note: Utilizing an actual archaeological site, the user is Note: Perform accurate, electronic dissections of the common
supplied with key information and instruments to start a house cat.
detailed investigation into the life and society of 17th century
Montréal. Includes mystery game with video sequences, SCH40586
photos, glossary, narrative sequences, and notebook.
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DissectionWorks : a technological dissection. Winston-Salem ScienceWorks products showcase. Winston-Salem NC:
NC: ScienceWorks, Inc, . ScienceWorks, .
Note: Interactive computer simulation of frog dissection. Note: Contains demonstration of the following ScienceWorks
titles: Catworks, Dissectionworks, Slideworks, Rocks &
SCH41479 minerals, Discover the elements, and Skyworks.
Nature : virtual Serengeti. Danbury CT: Grolier Interactive;
Thirteen WNET; Black Hammer Production, . SCH45372
Note: Safari by foot, truck, boat, airplane or hot air balloon Stearns, Peggy Healy. Rainforest designer. Watertown MA:
through the Serengeti Plain. Explore 48 East Africa Tom Snyder Productions, .
environments. View 150 animal videos or create your own. Note: Design, print, and build 3-D rainforest habitats
Includes field guide on 59 animal species, behaviors and dioramas or wall-size posters.
SCH43119 Tom Snyder Productions. Science seekers : Endangered
The human genome project : exploring our molecular selves. species. Watertown MA: Tom Snyder Productions, .
Bethesda MD: National Human Genome Research Institute, Note: Students work to discover what's threatening a
. dwindling population of sea otters. Biologists describe their
Note: Provides high school students and the interested public experiences working with endangered populations, and
with information on the Human Genome Project. It includes students research the ecosystem to reveal the culprit.
a timeline, a quick search feature, and learning activities. The
video is in English and Spanish. SCH45376
Tom Snyder Productions. Science seekers : Safe water.
SCH43434 Watertown MA: Tom Snyder Productions, .
Exploring with a microscope. Rochester NY: Neo Sci. Note: Students study what's the source of pollution in the
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Provides students with new well. Topics covered include: aquifers and the water
the ability to use a virtual microscope and perform a variety table, permeability and porosity of rock, groundwater flow
of lab simulations on the computer. rate and direction.
Cell structure and function. Rochester NY: Neo Sci, . Tom Snyder Productions. Science seekers : Hidden in rocks.
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Explore cells with Watertown MA: Tom Snyder Productions, .
animated tutorials, interactive labs and a challenging Note: Students learn about land formations and rock types
assessment package. plus basic Earth processes like plate tectonics and erosion
while searching for the best fossil-hunting site.
Blood and the circulatory system. Rochester NY: Neo Sci, SCH46069
. Sunburst Technology (Firm). Learn about life science : The
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Conduct blood typing senses. New York: Sunburst, .
and analysis in a "virtual lab". Note: Students enter Professor Labcoat's laboratory to access
nine lessons about the five senses. Includes a quiz at the end
SCH43873 of each lesson; a built-in journal each student can use to take
Landbeck, Barbara. Physicus : save the world with science. notes; a jukebox with songs designed to reinforce learning;
London: Tivola, . and three related on-screen activities.
Note: Use your knowledge of physics and logic to start the
Earth rotating again after a meteorite interrupts it. SCH46071
Sunburst Technology (Firm). Learn about life science :
SCH43967 Dinosaurs. New York: Sunburst, .
Life science series. St. Louis MO: Educational Activities Note: Introduces students to the prehistoric world of the
(Siboney Learning Group). dinosaur. Discover the habitat, size, diet, and prey of the
Note: Series includes video demonstrations, simulations, and dinosaur. Learn about fossils and the ways paleontologists
spoken glossary for life science concepts. use clues to understand dinosaurs.
MoluCAD. East Dorset VT: New River Kinematics Sunburst Technology (Firm). Learn about life science :
(distributed by Tool Factory, Inc.), . Animals. New York: Sunburst, .
Note: Full-featured molecular modeling and visualization Note: Students investigate animal habitats on land and in the
tool. Students can generate molecular models, view them sea. Learn about animal classification, adaptation to climate,
from any perspective, create reaction animations, and save all various habitats, domestication, and baby animals.
their data to a disc.
SCH44934 Sunburst Technology (Firm). Learn about physical science :
SlideWorks : beginner slides. Winston-Salem NC: Matter, measurement and mixtures. Pleasantville NY:
ScienceWorks, . Sunburst, .
Note: Enables students to simulate dragging slides to a Note: Students enter Professor Labcoat's laboratory to access
microscope and adjusting the focus, lighting, and objective nine lessons about matter, measurement, and mixtures, with a
power to view more than 45 common slides. Teaches about quiz the end of each lesson. Includes a built-in journal each
the parts of a microscope and includes activities and quizzes. student can use to take notes; a jukebox with songs designed
to reinforce learning; and three related on-screen activities.
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Sunburst Technology (Firm). Learn about life science : Encyclopedia of endangered wildlife. Global Software
Plants. New York: Sunburst, . Publishing, .
Note: Students explore the world of plants. From small seeds Note: Increases awareness of how and why animal and plant
to tall trees, students learn about what plants are, what their species are disappearing today.
parts are named, and what they need to grow.
SCH46083 Uretsky, Arnie. Vocabulary companion science : high school.
Sunburst Technology (Firm). Learn about earth science : Eugene OR: Visions Technology in Education, .
weather. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, . Note: Comprehensive science vocabulary program for
Note: Students investigate weather to learn about climate and creating customized curricular packets.
the seasons, how animals adapt to weather changes, what
clouds tell us about weather conditions, and how weather SCH49035
plays a part in our everyday lives. Mia2 : Romaine's new hat. Montréal Canada: Kutoka
SCH46085 Note: Help Mia, the mouse, retrieve her mother's new hat
Sunburst Technology (Firm). Learn about earth science : from the rat Romaine. Scientific concepts encountered
astronomy. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, . include plants and their parts; animals, their habitats, eating
Note: Students explore the night sky, discovery our sun, the habits, and how to classify them; clouds; the solar system;
planets in our solar system, and Earth's moon. Students learn earth science; the human body and its systems; heat energy,
about telescopes and other tools used by astronomers to properties of matter; fossils; electricity and magnetism.
SCH46087 Illinois.; Dept. of Natural Resources.; Office of Land
Sunburst Technology (Firm). Learn about life science : The Management and Education.; Sport Fish & Wildlife
human body. New York: Sunburst, . Restoration.; Full Frames Productions. Illinois biodiversity.
Note: Students learn about what's inside the bodies. They Springfield IL: Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources, Office of
study major systems and see how their heart, lungs, nerves, Land Management and Education, .
skin, bones, muscles, and stomach work together. Students Note: Explore the great diversity of life in Illinois. All
learn about the different body processes and ways to keep lessons and activities are correlated to the Illinois Learning
Sunburst Technology (Firm). Learn about physical science : Illinois.; Office of Land Management and Education.; U.S.
Simple machines. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst, . Fish and Wildlife Service. Wild mammals of Illinois.
Note: Students enter Professor Labcoat's laboratory to access Springfield IL: Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources,
nine lessons about how simple machines work, with a quiz at Educational Services Section, .
the end of each lesson; a built-in journal each student can use Note: Learn about mammal species that live in Illinois. All
to take notes; a jukebox with songs designed to reinforce lessons are correlated to the Illinois Learning Standards.
learning; and three related on-screen activities.
SCH47169 Illinois.; Office of Land Management and Education.; U.S.
NGS PictureShow : Earth's endangered environments. Fish and Wildlife Service. Kids for trees. Springfield IL:
Washington: National Geographic, . Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources, Educational Services
Note: Discusses rain forest and wetland ecosystems and how Section, .
they are threatened with destruction from deforestation, Note: Be a tree teacher. Hike along with an interpreter to
pollution, and abuse. learn about common tree characteristics. Watch the Prairie
Professor as he presents the many benefit of trees. All lessons
SCH47169 are correlated to the Illinois Learning Standards.
NGS PictureShow : Introduction to weather. Washington:
National Geographic, . SCH49531
Note: Explains how weather affects people, how different Illinois.; Office of Land Management and Education.; U.S.
elements interact to create weather, what causes severe Fish and Wildlife Service. Aquatic Illinois. Springfield IL:
weather, and how scientists' instruments forecast weather. Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources, Educational Services
SCH47704 Note: Learn about Illinois aquatic habitats and their
Orchard for your state : Science 4-10. St. Louis MO: Orchard inhabitants, use of water, aquatic history. All lessons are
Software, . correlated to the Illinois Learning Standards.
Note: Science bundle includes 18skill trees that use a
multimedia approach to help students explore and learn key SCH49532
concepts in the science curriculum. Includes documentation Illinois.; Office of Land Management and Education.; U.S.
showing how the skills align with Illinois standards. Fish and Wildlife Service. Illinois birds. Springfield IL:
Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources, Educational Services
SCH47820 Section, .
Encyclopedia of our living oceans. Global Software Note: Offers lessons, background information, a video and an
Publishing, . audio tape to help you teach students about bird. All lessons
Note: Climb aboard a research ship and learn about dolphins, are correlated to the Illinois Learning Standards.
turtles, plankton and other organisms that live in the sea.
SCH47821 Illinois.; Dept of Natural Resources.; Division of Human
Resources. Career opportunities in the Illinois Department of
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Natural Resources. Springfield IL: Illinois Dept. of Natural Note: Investigate the world's oceans, from sandy and rocky
Resources, Educational Services Section, . shores, to tidepools and coral reefs, to the open sea and deep
Note: Contains career descriptions, interviews, a video, video ocean abyss. Learn about why and how our oceans are in
clips of people at work, photographs, and a self-assessment danger and what can be done to save them.
SCH5033 Rainforest researchers. Tom Snyder, .
Cell ebration - Ver. 2.0. Science for Kids. Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Supplements curriculum
Note: Introduction to cell biology for children. units on plant biology, rainforest, ecology, and biodiversity.
Combines real-life stories about current tropical rainforest
SCH52921 issues with collaborative problem-solving.
Mosley, John. Starry night enthusiast. Toronto, ON: Space
Holding Corp., distributed by Imaginova, . SCM27864
Note: See the sky from anywhere on Earth or life-off and The way things work 2.0 - Case and CD-ROM. New York,
visit any solar system body or any location up to 200,000 NY: DK Multimedia, .
light years away. View stars, deep-space objects like Note: Meet David Macaulay and watch as he explains the
galaxies, star clusters, and nebulae. inner workings of his favorite machines. Find out: How it
works, why it works that way, and who invented it. Go online
SCH9704 to mammoth.net and meet other young inventors.
Micronesia ocean life. Sumeria.
Note: Learn more about Micronesia by exploring the SCM29223
topographical, relief and political maps of the region. Children's atlas of world wildlife. Rand McNally, .
Includes more than 150 species in territories ranging from Note: Printable information on wildlife habitats in regions
Pohnpei to Belau. around the world. Video, audio, and/or slide shows, and text
showcasting species from every region, categorized by
SCH9705 location and species. Maps and games to enhance students'
Curtis, Anthony R. Space: a visual history. San Francisco, understanding of animals and their habitats.
CA: Sumeria, .
Note: Multimedia almanac of American space missions. SCM29313
Includes such topics as space-based science experiments, life For all mankind. Voyager, .
in zero gravity, mission histories, satellite development, and Note: Composite portrait from blastoff to splashdown of the
future space stations. Apollo missions.
Pettit, Roberta L. Forces & motion. Lewisville NC: Science JEDI: earth and space science. College Park MD: Joint
for Kids. Education Initiative. Office of Technology Liaison.
Note: Investigate different types of forces and ways that force Note: Earth and space sciences.
can act on matter. Take a time shuttle to meet and work with
scientists about the world of forces. SCM29816
Microbe Zoo - User guide and CD-ROM. Peregrine
SCH9996 Publishers, .
Farm animals. Buffalo, NY: Discis Knowledge Research, Note: Introduces the world of microorganisms. See these tiny
. creatures and learn about their habits and native habitats.
Note: Take a practical look at why and how people raise farm
animals. Developed with National Geographic Society as SCM30098
part of Wonders of learning CD-ROM library. Amazing machines. Science for kids, .
Note: Maze arcade game challenges your skills and your
SCH9997 knowledge of simple machines.
Note: Shows how spiders can be interesting and beautiful SCM32489
rather than frightening creatures. Developed with National Tarbuck, Edward J. Wonders of rocks and minerals. Tasa
Geographic Society. Graphic Arts, .
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Explore the world of
SCH9998 geology. What are minerals and how are they different from
Dinosaurs. Buffalo, NY: Discis Knowledge Research, rocks?, What are the three groups of rocks and the geological
. processes involved in the formation of each? Learn how to
Note: Part of National Geographic Wonders of Learning CD- identify rocks and minerals.
ROM Library. Illustrations and sound effects help answer
questions children have about dinosaurs. SCM32491
Tasa Graphic Arts sampler. Tasa Graphic Arts, .
SCH9999 Note: Demo of: Theory of plate tectonics, Introduction of
Whales. Discis. topographic maps, Explore the planets, Wonders of rocks and
Note: Teaches how whales breathe under water, how they are minerals, Digital field trip to the rainforest, Digital field trip
born and how they swim. Developed with National to the wetlands, Study of minerals, and Plate tectonics and
Geographic Society. how the earth works.
A field trip to the sea deluxe. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst The house is bugged! Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst
Communications, . Communications, .
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Note: Learn about insects by de-bugging the house. Test your including its plants, animals, and the people who inhabit
skills as a Bug Buster by finding, capturing and taking action rainforest areas.
to rid the house of unwanted bugs.
A field trip to the earth. Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst Exploring ancient cities. Sumeria, .
Communications, . Note: Explore the ancient cities of Crete, Petra, Pompeii, and
Note: A journey into and around the planet Earth showing the Teotihuacan.
processes that form and change it. Included are geology,
natural disasters, planet Earth in relation to other planets, and SSH20644
historical changes in peoples' views about the planet. North American Indians. Minneapolis, MN: Quanta Press,
SCM36118 Note: Historical database encompassing lives and trying
Science court explorations. Rockets. Watertown, MA: Tom times of North American Indians. Includes photos,
Snyder Productions, . leadership, tribal heritage, religion, family life, customs,
Note: A humorous courtroom drama provides the vehicle for wars, weaponry, art, reservations and resettlement.
teaching fundamental concepts relating to rockets. Students
build balloon rockets to discover that an action in one SSH21742
direction leads to an opposite reaction. Amazon trail CD. MECC : Learning Company, .
Note: Interdisciplinary simulation. Students guide their
SCM36118 canoes up the mysterious Amazon River on a mission to
Science court explorations. Magnets. Watertown, MA: Tom deliver medicine to the Incas; en route, they discover the
Snyder Productions, . people, places, and animals deep with the rainforest.
Note: A humorous courtroom drama provides the vehicle for
teaching fundamental concepts relating to magnets. Using a SSH21755
mix of materials, students find out how some metals can Yukon trail CD. MECC : Learning Company.
become temporary magnets. Note: Historical simulation. Students use reading-
comprehension and problem solving skills to relive the
SCM38909 Klondike gold rush of 1897.
Knight, Margy Burns. Virtual labs: electricity. Redmond
WA: Edmark, . SSH21792
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Allows users to study People behind the holidays. National Geographic.
electricity in ways that might be impractical or hazardous in a Note: Contains true stories about Christopher Columbus, the
real-world science lab. Learn about electric current, voltage, Pilgrims, George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, and Martin
resistance, and circuits. Luther King, Jr.
Knight, Margy Burns. Virtual labs: light. Redmond WA: Oregon Trail II CD. Minneapolis, MN: MECC : Learning
Edmark, . Company, .
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Combines ready-to-use Note: Educational simulation designed to develop planning,
experiments and highly accurate simulations to allow users to decision-making, problem-solving, and writing skills and
use lasers and an assortment of optical tools to investigate teach students about American history and geography as they
concepts related to light. travel the Oregon, California, and Mormon trails as
Space academy GX-1. Redmond WA: Edmark, . SSH23588
Note: Students investigate the astronomical basis for seasons, Africa trail CD. MECC : Learning Company.
phases of the moon, gravity, orbits, and more. Note: Transports students to Africa. Based on the historic
1992 expedition of bicyclist Dan Buettner. Requires students
SCM39019 to choose teammates, buy supplies, and traverse deserts,
Wilson, Edward Osbourne and Perlman, Dan L. Conserving savannas, and tropical rainforest.
earth's biodiversity with E.O. Wilson. Washington DC:
Island Press, . SSH23930
Note: Assists students in understanding the biological, social, Where in the world is Carmen SanDiego? Jr. edition.
political, and economic elements of conservation biology. Broderbund : Learning Company, .
Features video clips, photographs, maps, interactive models, Note: Chase Carmen and her gang of V.I.L.E. henchmen
essays, and case studies. through seven regions of the world, gaining an introduction
to world geography.
The view from earth. Warner, . SSH25070
Note: Shows the Sun, Moon and Earth aligned to form the The Learning Company. MayaQuest CD : the mystery trail.
July 11, 1991, solar eclipse. In addition, the Eclipse Tracker MECC : Learning Company, .
displays a map of the world to show the paths of past, present Note: Bike through ancient cities in Central America to
and future solar eclipses. explore the mysteries, of the ancient Maya and their complex
The rainforest. San Diego CA: REMedia, . SSH25322
Note: Learn about the wildlife and structure of tropical Decisions decisions : Immigration. Tom Snyder, .
rainforests. Explore the tropical rainforests of the world, Note: Students role-play the President of the US. It's the
future and the world is facing an energy crisis. Should the US
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establish a space colony to look for new fuel deposits? Let Note: Sixty events in history that have been pivotal in
your students decide. FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. shaping the world we know today.
My first amazing world explorer. DK Multimedia. Gronowski, Marek. The silk road - case, CD-ROM and
Note: Provides a fascinating introduction to maps, atlases, document. DNA Multimedia, .
and our world. Note: In the 3rd century Merchants and Explorers traveled
the same road as Emperors and Thieves. Follow them in the
SSH26207 20th century, on a voyage into the heart of Asia.
My first amazing world explorer 2.0. New York, NY: DK
Multimedia, . SSH29124
Note: Introduces children to world geography and culture. America rock. Creative Wonders : Learning Company,
SSH26210 Note: Explore history, geography, government, culture, and
House divided : Lincoln-Douglas debates. Grafica social studies.
Note: Lincoln-Douglas Debates. Hear voices that describe SSH29410
America on the brink of civil war. Speeches, music, art, and Nigel's world adventures : world geography. Lawrence
environment show an America driven by change. Productions : Distributed by Davidson & Associates, .
Note: Travel around the world exploring world cultures,
SSH26335 famous landmarks, amazing animals in their natural habitats,
Passage to Vietnam. Sausalito, CA: Against All Odds, recognize major geographical feature on maps, learn
. continents and major bodies of water, locate more than 150
Note: Images of an intimate portrait of Vietnam. Includes countries on maps, develop direction and location skills.
more than 400 photos, interactive passages covering
Vietnam's history and culture, interactive map, and more. SSH29585
Kids culture. Pierian Spring Software, .
SSH28028 Note: Travel around the world as you design, color, print,
Vote America. Needham, MA: Virtual Entertainment, cut, and paste the historical, cultural, and arts and crafts
. collection. Helps student visualize how various cultures
Note: Your field guide to electing a President. Takes you lived, worked and socialized. Step into: Ancient Greece,
step-by-step through the 1996 presidential election process as Singapore, Mali, Ancient China, the Incas, Medieval Europe,
it happens. Update information regularly on the internet. and Polynesia.
Our times. Redwood City, CA: Vicarious, . Stearns, Peggy Healy. Neighborhood map machine 2.0.
Note: Multimedia encyclopedia of the 20th century. James Watertown MA: Tom Snyder Productions, .
Earl Jones leads you on an exploration of the 20th century - Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Easy-to-use mapping
world affairs, science and technology, sports, cultural trends, tool for elementary grades. Enables students to create,
and art. More than 52,000 articles, 2,500 images, charts, navigate, and print maps of their own neighborhoods or
maps, graphs, video. imaginary places while learning about geography skills such
as direction, distance and scale, grid coordinate, and symbols.
Material world. StarPress Multimedia, . SSH30047
Note: Sixteen photojournalists captured the lives of thirty Adventure.com U.S.A. VR Didatech, .
typical families from around the world on film and through Note: Learn about America's heritage and culture with video,
interviews. slides, sound and text. Create your own Adventures. Share
your Adventures on the Internet.
Go west! The homesteader's challenge. Edunetics Interactive, SSH30096
. Maps and globes. Science for kids, .
Note: Interactive simulation. Players assumes the role of a Note: Interactive content includes information on globes,
homesteader and faces the challenges of life on the Kansas continents, oceans, hemispheres, the equator, prime meridian,
prairie in the 1880's. latitude, longitude, road maps, legends, symbols, the compass
rose, directions and scale miles.
Map room. Edunetics Interactive, . SSH30572
Note: Customize maps or create your own maps from a CD sourcebook of American History. Western Standard
database of over 150 maps and related factual information. Publishing Company, .
Note: Library of early US history (Columbus through World
SSH28946 War I). Contains original source documents and firsthand
Wilkinson, Philip. Ideas that changed to world. ICE, . accounts, classic histories, paintings, photos, cartoons,
Note: The greatest discoveries and inventions of human posters, and more.
history. Where did they originate? How did they spread from
one culture to another? How did they change during the SSH30904
process? Becoming a nation. SVE, .
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Chronicle the events that
SSH28947 led to the emergence of the U.S. and recount the American
Wilkinson, Philip. Events that changed the world. ICE, settlers' attempts to free themselves of British rule.
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SSH30904 earth. Practice map skills to introduce point of view, the use
Staying one nation. SVE & Churchill Media, . of symbols, directions, and map grids.
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Provides students with
an overview of the antebellum period, the Civil War, and SSH32509
Reconstruction. People & places everywhere. Nystrom.
Note: Students use the community to extend their
SSH30904 understanding of social studies concepts and skills to include
Expanding our nation. SVE & Churchill Media, . their country, their continent, the world, transportation and
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Chart the expansion of communication, urban and rural places, and earth-sun
America and examine how its inhabitants increased the relationships.
nation's societal and physical boundaries.
SSH30904 Neighborhoods near & far. Chicago, IL: Nystrom, .
Exploring and colonizing. SVE & Churchill Media, . Note: Students explore people and places in a neighborhood
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Examine the exploits of through activities that introduce simple maps and basic social
noted adventurers; investigate the successive establishment studies topics - school, family, work and workers, needs and
of settlements in Mexico, Canada, and along the Atlantic wants, and faraway places.
coast; and study Native American culture and how it was
affected by this colonization. SSH32566
Westward expansion. Woodbridge, CT: Primary Source
SSH30923 Media, .
Lest we forget: a history of the holocaust. Logos Research Note: Discover frontier America with the explorers,
Systems. missionaries, naturalists, cowboys, pioneers, and desperadoes
Note: Use rare archival film footage, historical speeches, who opened the American West. Covers the period from the
original music, and documentary photographs to provide a very beginning of exploration in the New World to the early
historical and scholarly perspective to the Holocaust. 20th century.
White House is our house. Autodesk, . Women in America. Woodbridge, CT: Primary Source
Note: Get up close to art and objects collected for nearly 200 Media, .
years. Learn what it's like to live and work in the White Note: Letters, speeches, photographs, works of art and
House. articles chronicle the history of women in American from our
colonial and revolutionary past into the 1990's.
Brown versus Board of Education. Guidance Associates, SSH32577
. American Revolution. Woodbridge, CT: Primary Source
Note: CD-ROM sampler. Topics covered include: Media, .
segregation and integration, separate but equal', Thurgood Note: Major themes: language of colonial America, Stamp
Marshall, the role of the NAACP, and the 14th amendment. Act Crisis, Boston Tea Party, Boston Massacre, and other
events leading to the Revolution, The Declaration of
SSH32243 Independence, campaigns and battles of the American
Congress: how a bill becomes a law. Guidance Associates, Revolution, and Native Americans, women, and soldiers
. during the revolution.
Note: Introduce students to the major steps that must be taken
in the nation's lawmaking process. Topics include: bill SSH32582
introduction, congressional hearings, the committee system, Immigrant experience. Woodbridge, CT: Primary Source
filibusters, and the line item veto. Media, .
Note: Stories of successive waves of immigrants from a
SSH32325 personal perspective. Includes: stories of Native American
Hotspots: inside look at the United Nations and global crises. migrations, European immigrants, the Asian migrations of
Cambrix Publishing, Inc, . the 19th century, the incorporation of Hispanic peoples as the
Note: Interactive journal of the United Nations and its role as United States expanded westward, the forced migration of
a world peacemaker. African Americans by the slave trade and their 20th century
exodus to northern cities.
Where in time is Carmen SanDiego? Broderbund : Learning SSH33512
Company, . Time machine. Saratoga, CA: BonusPoint, .
Note: Students travel through time from Ancient Egypt to the Note: Internet enrichment for World History. Includes
20th century and solve a variety of interesting historical activities and lesson plans for Ancient Egypt, Petra, Rome
puzzles along the way. and Greece, Castles, the Silk Road and Japan, Machu Picchu,
Leonardo, Columbus, and more.
Totem poles. Ingenuity Works, . SSH35053
Note: Myths, magic and monumental art on the Pacific Field trap Internet coach. Evanston, IL: APTE, .
Northwest Coast. Note: Teaches cultural history, immigration, ethnicity, map
reading and more. Use interactive Web pages (no Web
SSH32509 connection needed) to unravel the mysteries of an American
Communities here & there. Nystrom. history museum. Packed with photos, biographies, animated
Note: Explore whole communities and concepts such as history facts and multicultural information. Corresponds to
goods and services and natural and cultural features on the national curriculum standards for Social Studies.
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GeoSafair geography. Carson, CA: Educational Insights,
The Civil War : two views. Chicago, IL: Clearvue/eav ; Zane Note: 15 games bring geography to life.
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Evaluate the political, SSH35770
economic, social, regional, and moral considerations that led Last days of apartheid. [S.I.] : Chicago: Meridian
to the conflict. See the events of the war itself and its Communications [production company] ; SVE & Churchill
aftermath. Media, .
Note: Surveys the events leading up to apartheid in South
SSH35460 Africa, life under apartheid, and the end of minority rule in
Egypt 1156 B.C. : tomb of the Pharaoh. Paris, France: Cryo South Africa.
Interactive Entertainment, .
Note: 3D adventure game featuring the people, places and SSH36129
everyday life of Ancient Egypt. Reference section includes Other side. Watertown, MA: Tom Snyder, .
illustrated and hyperlinked encyclopedia on Egypt at the Note: Links students from around the country in a simulation
time of Ramses III. in which two nations try to coexist while maintaining a stable
economy, military responsibility, and national security.
SSH35467 Teams of students communicate by entering strategic moves
Lost treasures of the world. Calgary, Alberta, Canada: and sending messages over the Internet, a local are network,
Follgard, . or one computer.
Note: Featuring Stan Grist. Multimedia presentation on
treasure hunting. Includes thirty minutes of video, sixty SSH36140
narrated tales, over 1,000 photographs, 5,000 treasure cross- Constitution, The. Watertown, MA: Tom Snyder, .
referenced to global mapping system, historical map Note: Students live in a fictional confederation that is
collection, three treasure bibliographies, profiles of treasure plagued with many of the same problems America faced in
hunters, and guide to locating treasures. the 1780's. They must draft a constitution that will alleviate
these problems now and in the future.
Canadian treasures. Seattle, WA: Ingenuity Works, . SSH36184
Note: Created in cooperation with the National Archives of Picture atlas of the world. Washington, DC: National
Canada. Highlights the wealth of rare records and media Geographic Society, .
housed in Canada's National Archives. Features five Note: Contains hundreds of interactive maps of every ocean,
thematic threads: making a nation, discovery, portraits, local continent, and nation. Includes captioned photographs, video
stories and nation's capital. and audio clips, essays, vital statistics and an interactive
Adventure Canada. Richmond, British Columbia: Virtual SSH36207
Reality Systems (Ingenuity Works), . Story of America 1 : NGS Pictureshow. Washington, DC:
Note: Uses video, slides, text, and graphics to take the user National Geographic Society, .
on a tour of Canada and become familiar with its geography, Note: Enlivens basic concepts in social studies through
economy, history, culture, ethnography, and natural multimedia presentations.
SSH35544 The complete National Geographic 109 years of National
The Native American experience. Woodbridge, CT: Primary Geographic magazine on CD-ROM. Washington, DC:
Source Media, . National Geographic Society, [1997 1998].
Note: Self-contained introductory course in the history and Note: Every article, map, and magazine cover since 1888.
cultures of Native Americans, from pre-Columbus to the Contains more than 180,000 photos and illustrations. 100+
present day. years of advertisements. Includes access to online resource
center. Search engine points to correct disk.
The Vietnam Era. Woodbridge, CT: Primary Source Media, SSH36969
. American history interactive maps CD-ROM & user's guide.
Note: Collection of primary sources that traces the meeting of Holt, Rinehart and Winston.
East and West, from the bloody French-Indochina War to the Note: Allows students to explore the people, places, and
American entry into Vietnam, from Johnson's escalation of events that have helped shape our nation's history. Learn
American forces to Nixon's decision to bomb Cambodia, historical content while exploring geography.
from America's final withdrawal to the modern revival of
American-Vietnamese relations. SSH36970
American history simulations CD-ROM & user's guide. Holt,
SSH35739 Rinehart and Winston.
Apple pie music: music of American history : history of Note: Activities that challenge students to experience the past
American music. Fairfield, CT: Queue : Lintronics Software, by role-playing important decision-makers in history.
Note: Learn about American history by studying the music of SSH37087
each era. Over 400 complete compositions are features, Pirates! Pirates! Montreal Canada: MI (Micro-Intel), .
representing almost 350 years of America's history through Note: Travel into the incredible world of Caribbean piracy
its music. during the 16th and 17th centuries. You find yourself aboard
a 3D pirate ship, searching from the hold to the poop deck for
SSH35768 the scattered pieces of a treasure map.
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Many places, friendly faces. Austin TX: Steck-Vaughn,
Virga, Vincent and History Channel. Library of Congress : Note: Designed to provide a rich learning environment in
Eyes of the nation. Cary, NC: SouthPeak Interactive : The social studies and geography. Young users can explore the
History Channel, . interplay between the people, culture, and physical
Note: American history as illustrated by documents, geography of ten countries.
photographs, and archival materials from the Library of
Congress. Allows user to prepare customized visual SSH40417
presentations. Yourtown. Orlando FL: Steck-Vaughn, .
Note: The role of Yourtown city manager gives students
SSH37588 opportunities to observe the relationships among city
President's day. Lincoln, NE: Nordic Software, . systems, solve real-world problems, set priorities, and
Note: Learn why Washington and Lincoln were so important manage a budget.
and how they affected U.S. history.
SSH37590 The way we live : then and now. Orlando FL: Steck-Vaughn,
Abraham Lincoln. Lincoln, NE: Nordic Software, . .
Note: Learn about Lincoln's life and how he held the nation Note: By searching a time period, students can get a snapshot
together. of life in the United States including leisure activities, attire,
work, home, and more. By searching a topic such as housing,
SSH37591 students can observe how a particular element of life has
Thanksgiving. Lincoln, NE: Nordic Software, . changed through the course of history.
Note: Learn why we celebrate Thanksgiving and how it
became an important holiday. SSH41147
ARGUS CD-ROM : demo CD. Washington DC: Association
SSH38533 of American Geographers, .
All about elections. Waterford CT: Thomas S. Klise, . Note: Contains one-third of the 191 multimedia units about
Note: Helps students to understand the nature of elections. It U.S. geography, featuring thematic maps, animated
explains who is eligible to vote, how candidates for office are explanations of the printed ARGUS activities, and
chosen, and how elections are carried out. Teacher guide is photographs interactively keyed to topographic and reference
included on the disc. maps.
Marsh, Carole. Illinois facts & factivities! Peachtree, GA: U. S. history & government : essential review. Gardena CA:
Gallopade Encore Software, .
International, . Note: Reinforce classroom lessons in U. S. history and
Note: Learn basic facts about Illinois' history, geography, government.
industries and more through matching, multiple choice and
other "factivities.” SSH42045
U. S. history & government : essential review. Gardena CA:
SSH39226 Encore Software, .
People of the world : The Americas resource CD. Markham Note: Reinforce classroom lessons in history and
Ontario: Bytes of Learning, . government.
Note: Contains hundreds of stills, live-action video and sound
footage of different people, places and things of Americas in SSH42392
a simple browsable interface to be used with MP Express in Bodie, California : life in an 1880s mining town. Grass
the production of multimedia presentations. Valley CA: McLean Media, .
Note: Bodie is a preserved ghost town. Tour Bodie as it looks
SSH39226 today. See how Bodie has changed over time.
People of the world : Africa. Ontario : Canada: Bytes of
Learning, . SSH45392
Note: Combines pictures, movies, sounds and music with Georunner. Columbus OH: Ohio Distinctive Software,
your own voice to create exciting multimedia presentations .
about people, places, and things in Africa. Note: A game of world exploration that provides a way to
learn geography and facts about the continents, oceans,
SSH39226 countries and geographic landmarks of the world.
People of the world : Pacific Rim resource CD. Markham
Ontario: Bytes of Learning, . SSH46048
Note: Contains hundreds of stills, live-action video and sound When evil struck America : a time capsule of 10 historic
footage of different people, places and things of Pacific Rim days. Chicago: Chicago Tribune, .
in a simple browsable interface to be used with MP Express Note: A time capsule of the historic 10-day period that draws
in the production of multimedia presentations. from the articles, photographs and graphics of the Chicago
Tribune, with narration from the journalists who witnessed
Fun with maps : a map tool for beginners. Austin TX: Steck
Vaughn, . SSH46126
Note: Interactive tool that offers young students a hands-on Knowledge Adventure, Inc. JumpStart explorers. Torrance
environment in which they can explore map skills. CA: Knowledge Adventure Inc, .
Note: Adventure game that teaches history and geography
SSH39934 through five expeditions: exploring the Pyramids with King
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Tut, claiming the first steps at the North Pole, uncovering the Note: Helps students understand how economics can help
lost civilization of the Incas, sailing to Asia with Marco Polo, them throughout their lives to be effective and informed
and discovering the New World with the Pilgrims. citizens, consumers, savers, investors, producers, and
Lewis and Clark rediscovery. Moscow ID: Lewis and Clark SSH50606
Rediscovery Project ; University of Idaho, College of The Nobel Prize : 100 years of creativity and innovation.
Education, . Smithsonian Institution Lemelson Center for Study of
Note: Interactive learning experience based on the journals of Invention and Innovation, .
Lewis and Clark expedition. Note: Explore the motivation and vision of Nobel laureates.
Features include historical background on Alfred Nobel,
SSH48825 interviews of laureates, classroom activities, game show
The Middle Ages. Eugene OR: Visions Technology in hosted by "Albert Einstein," and searchable index of
Education, . laureates.
Note: Audio, clip art, documents, photographs, and video to
use in multimedia presentations. Explore topics of the Middle SSH50857
Ages such as: culture, feudalism, the growth of centralized Veterans Day. Washington DC: Veterans Day National
monarchies in Europe, and architectural designs of the Committee, .
period. Note: Provides information and ideas for teaching about
Veterans Day in elementary and secondary schools.
Ancient Greece. Eugene OR: Visions Technology in SSH52566
Education, . America votes 2004. Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network,
Note: Audio, clip art, documents, photographs, and video to .
use in multimedia presentations. Learn about Greek culture, Note: Multimedia resources based upon the 2004 that
religions, and politics. address topics such as primaries and caucuses, National Party
Conventions, polls and debates, Electoral College and
Early American history. Eugene OR: Visions Technology in
Education, . SSH53635
Note: Audio, clip art, documents, photographs, and video to True stories. Real learning. San Jose CA: Apple, .
use in multimedia presentations. Students brainstorm and Note: Resources CD-ROM to help teachers plan how to use
participate in group activities that cover the American documentary filmmaking in the classroom. Contains:
Revolution, the Declaration of Independence, and the Civil educator resources, interviews, how-to guides, student project
War. examples, and more.
World explorers : The age of exploration. Eugene OR: Clinton: Portrait of victory. Warner NewMedia, .
Visions Technology in Education, . Note: Captures the candidate from the beginning through the
Note: Students learn about the factors that gave rise to the era primaries and the scandals and to victory on Election Day
of exploration. They can study artifacts and learn about 1992.
interactions between native populations and the European
explorers and settlers. SSH9734
History of the world : manual. Bureau of Development,
Colonial America. Eugene OR: Visions Technology in Note: From prehistoric times to present day, all major events
Education, . of world history are documented.
Note: Students research and produce a Colonial women's
magazine, construct a time line of events and major issues SSH9734
that created conflict between the colonies and England, and History of the world : case and CD-ROM. Bureau of
more. Development, .
Note: From prehistoric times to present day, all major events
SSH48831 of world history are documented.
The Civil War. Eugene OR: Visions Technology in
Education, . SSH9805
Note: Students learn about daily life, examine the roles and Small blue planet: the real picture world atlas (ver 2.0) Now
contributions of women, reconstruction, the North and South What Software.
following the war, and the war from the African-American Note: See the world on CD-ROM as only astronauts could
perspective. do. Cruise and zoom the Earth's splendor as seen from the
Space Shuttle and our Earth monitoring satellites.
Crosscountry USA 2. Blaine WA: Ingenuity Works, . SSH9899
Note: Players embark on a mission to pick up and deliver Countries of the World. Bureau Development, Inc, .
everything from apples to zinc in over 200 American cities. Note: Multimedia information on over 190 countries and
Collect postcards and photos from all 50 states. territories. Full text of the U.S. Army Country Handbook
series including images, maps, flags, and tables.
Virtual economics : an interactive center for economic SSM20161
education. New York: National Council on Economic Washington times and insight on the news 1994 - update.
Education, . Wayzata.
Lake County Educational Services Media Center – http://www.lake.k12.il.us - 847-223-3400 ext. 232 53
(MACINTOSH AND WINDOWS)
Note: 1994 Update. Includes issues from January 1991 What on earth. Ingenius.
through June 1994. Note: Demo program. Daily multimedia news journal for
kids. Delivers news via cable to school and home computers.
SSM20661 Features six daily news stories in a complete multimedia
CIA world factbook - Case, user's guide, and CD-ROM. format.
Minneapolis, MN: Quanta Press, .
Note: Contains data on 264 countries and territories SSM26562
worldwide. Includes: geography, disputes, environment, How would you survive? Grolier Interactive.
population statistics, government, economy, industry, Note: Explore life in the worlds of the Egyptians, Vikings
communications, infractures, the U.N., and maps. and Aztecs.
USA war series: Korea. Quanta Press, . Castle Explorer - Case and CD-ROM. New York, NY: DK
Note: Database complied from public and private information Multimedia, .
and images. Includes: biographies, statistics, order of battle, Note: Medieval experience featuring the acclaimed
missions, bibliography and glossaries. illustrations of Stephen Biesty and four superbly recreated
3D rooms. Provides a wealth of information about life in 14th
SSM20667 century feudal Europe.
Civil War - Case, document, and CD-ROM. Minneapolis,
MN: Quanta Press, . SSM29249
Note: Includes biographies, statistics, chronology, equipment, Children's world atlas. Rand McNally, .
campaigns, battles, foreign involvement, bibliography, Note: Informative and entertaining look at the world from the
political figures, and photographs. Scottish Highlands to the Australian Outback to the Great
Wall of China. Includes video clips of people, places,
SSM20667 animals, and customs and maps.
World War II - case and CD-ROM. Quanta Press, .
Note: Part of USA war series. Photo archive of World War II SSM2979
with biographies, operations, battles, and chronologies. U.S. History on CD-ROM. Bureau of Electronic
SSM20672 Note: Contains categories of American People, American
USA state factbook: 1994-1995. Quanta. Places, The Armed Forces, Exploring the American
Note: Includes examinations of state geography, vital Continent, Flight, General Histories, Science and its Effect
statistics (people), government/politics, economics, lines of on Society, US Government, and Wars and Conflicts.
communication/transportation, and traditions.
SSM21023 Cultural debates. Tom Snyder Productions, .
Pilgrim quest II. San Ramon, CA: Decision Development Note: Generates cultural debates on appearance, ecotourism,
Corporation, . education, land, medicine, and technology through video of
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. A simulation based on an Indonesian tribe.
the Pilgrim settlement at Plymouth. The players confront
situations and choices the Pilgrims faced and must make SSM32233
decisions that affect the well-being and survival of the FDR, the Great Depression and the New Deal. NetGuider,
colony. Inc, .
Note: Provides Web-based learning experiences. Student
SSM21322 Workbook Portfolios contain a range of activities and
Recess in Greece. Morgan. assignments to be completed off-line, as well as a place to
Note: Get back to the 20th century by guiding Morgan store downloads of text and images for research, reference
through episodes from Homer's The Iliad. Play educational and review.
games with Olympian Gods to discover how Ancient Greeks
influenced our modern world. SSM32244
Great Depression: from the Crash of '29 to the New Deal.
SSM21705 Guidance Associates, .
Annabel's dream of medieval England. Texas Caviar. Note: Present students with the political, historical, and social
Note: Learning activities reinforce reading and writing skills, aspects of this event. Topics include: the October 1929 Stock
explore medieval music and dance, and explain important Market Carah, FDR and the New Deal, the Dust Bowl and
ideas and events that shaped medieval life. FOR PREVIEW the okies, and labor union organization during the 1930's.
ONLY MAY NOT BE USED IN THE CLASSROOM.
SSM22361 Make a map. Panasonic Interactive Media, .
New York time capsule. Vicarious. Note: Create 3D maps that you can drive through. Learn
Note: Multimedia yearbook of 1994. Contains New York's geography, map making, and basic orienteering.
most compelling news stories of the year.
SSM22521 American history inspirer : the Civil War. Watertown, MA:
World discovery deluxe. Great Wave Software, . Tom Snyder, .
Note: Fun, interactive global geography and history program Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Travel back in time -
that tests your knowledge of geographic, political and plan routes across the country in search of political and
historical people, places and events. economic characteristics, use maps that highlight
developments leading up to the Civil War.
Lake County Educational Services Media Center – http://www.lake.k12.il.us - 847-223-3400 ext. 232 54
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SSM32903 Rescue GEO 1 : U.S. Geography CD-ROM and board game.
Africa inspirer. Watertown, MA: Tom Snyder, . Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Co, .
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Students travel Note: GEO 1 is an imaginary geography computer that has
throughout Africa collecting resources and visiting countries been invaded by a band of computer bugs and viruses.
with specific geographic characteristics. Students interpret Players will learn hundreds of geography facts of the United
maps, share key information, and plan strategies. States. Players use hundreds of interactive maps, graphs,
diagrams, time lines, and photographs to repair the
SSM32962 computer's data banks. You'll learn how to evaluate and
Europe inspirer. Watertown, MA: Tom Snyder, . apply geographic information. All text in English and
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Students travel Spanish.
throughout Europe collecting resources and visiting countries
with specific geographic characteristics. Students interpret SSM36125
maps, share key information, and plan strategies. Stearns, Peggy Healy and Nolan, Sean. Community
construction kit. Watertown, MA: Tom Snyder, .
SSM33514 Note: Students design and build three dimensional models of
World citizen. Saratoga, CA: BonusPoint, . buildings in four categories: Medieval, Native American,
Note: Internet enrichment for current events and world Colonial American, and Contemporary American. They learn
geography. Includes activities and lesson plans for Mexico, about communities, history, and geography while developing
Hong Kong, Panama, Central America, Vietnam, Ghana, skills in math, language, science, and art.
Ethiopia, India, Europe and more.
SSM35005 Mapmaker's toolkit. Watertown, MA: Tom Snyder, .
Road to ancient Egypt. Waterford, CT: Thomas S. Klise, Note: Contains an extensive library of over 450 current and
. historical maps that students can edit, customize and publish.
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Multimedia software
that traces the history of ancient Egypt and provides a look at SSM36875
the important people and events of this civilization. Alternative assessment in the social sciences. Springfield, IL:
Illinois State Board of Education, .
Ancient origins. Tempe, AZ: Piranha Interactive Publishing, SSM36876
. Alternative assessment in geography. Springfield, IL: Illinois
Note: Ancient Origins bring you face-to-face with the State Board of Education, .
customs, conflicts and achievements of 44 lost civilizations.
Choose a moment in time and discover who was living then SSM38904
and how. Or select any part of the world and trace the history Knight, Margy Burns. Talking walls. Redmond WA:
of its development. Also, take a tour through eight ancient Edmark, .
structures, photo-realistically rendered in full 3-D. Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Introduces different
cultures by exploring the stories behind some of the world's
SSM35501 most fascinating walls and how these structures have
GeoHistory maps : Europe to Eurasia. New York, NY: separated of united people.
GeoHistory, Inc, .
Note: Contains maps of Europe to Eurasia. Includes base SSV34372
maps, overlays, maps by era and by category, slide shows, Justice by the people. Dallas, TX: Foundation of the
timelines, and information on leaders, wars, economic American Board of Trial Advocates, .
history, cities, ethnic groups and more. Note: Explains the basis for and some of the history of the
American system of trial by jury. Includes video and hybrid
Native Americans people of the desert. Raleigh, NC:
Rainbow Educational Media, . SSV52542
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Combines multimedia Explore! : fun with science. Houston TX: Lunar and
and information to illustrate the world of the early Desert Planetary Institute, .
Indians. Includes text, video, audio sequences, and paintings, Note: Video explorations, related hands-on activities, and
graphics and photographs. supporting resources designed to engage youth in space and
planetary science in a library setting or other learning
Road to ancient Rome. Waterford, CT: Thomas S. Klise,
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Multimedia software Geography workshop : the fifty states of the U.S. Cary IL:
that traces the history of ancient Rome and provides a look at Forest Technologies, .
the important people and events of this civilization. Note: For each state, there is a built-in database that has
information on state flags, titles, flowers, birds, songs,
SSM35803 population, cities and more. Customize maps to show cities,
Road to ancient Greece. Waterford, CT: Thomas S. Klise, major highways, and more. Includes graphics and clip art.
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Traces the history of SSW9805
ancient Greece civilization from its roots in the Minoan Small blue planet: the real picture world atlas. Now What
cultures to its final fall at the hands of the Romans. Software.
Note: Interactive exploration of a global geographic voyage.
SSM36111 Includes: world relief maps, USA relief map, political map &
almanac, and the chronosphere.
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Teacher's toolbox deluxe. Lancaster, PA: AbleSoft, Inc,
TEACHER TOOLS (MACINTOSH AND .
WINDOWS) Note: Record grades, track attendance, create lesson plans,
TUH20095 layout seating charts, organize your class schedules.
Learner profile to go 3.0. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst
Communications, . TUH35135
Note: Gather information as it occurs using your Palm OS- E . Z grader (demo) Chagrin Falls, OH: E . Z Grader.
compatible PDA. Allows a teacher to create lesson plans, Note: Creates professional seating charts, printout of
input objectives, store observation notes, and create gradebook as a spreadsheet, customized printouts, and
assessment reports. flexible grading structures.
Learner profile 3.0. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst Teacher's font series : Primary fonts I. Cary, IL: Forest
Communications, . Technologies, [1996-97].
Note: Allows teachers to create lesson plans, input Note: Collection of TrueType fonts with built-in clip art.
objectives, store observation notes, and create assessment
School font collection. San Francisco, CA : Eugene OR:
TUH22116 Mountain Lake Software : Visions Technology in Education,
Worksheet magic plus. Mac ver. 2.0.5. Kirkwood MO: .
Teacher Support Software (Siboney Learning Group), Note: Essential fonts for teachers, parents & kids. Works
. with any Postscript of True Type printer and compatible
Note: Create 15 different types of puzzles, tests, and software.
TUH22404 Teacher resource companion. Eugene OR: Visions
TimeLiner 5.0. Watertown MA: Tom Snyder Productions, Technology in Education, .
. Note: Tool for creating activity sheets, tests, and complete
Note: Helps students acquire a visual perspective of personal curricular packages.
and historical events and allows them to create and print out
time lines of historical, contemporary, and future events. TUH36530
Teacher resource companion : science : middle school.
TUH26066 Eugene OR: Visions Technology in Education, .
Crossword wizard. San Anselmo, CA: Cogix, . Note: Easy-to-use creativity and productivity tool for
Note: Automatically creates true crossword puzzles fitting designing graphics worksheets, tests, and games.
the construction criteria of professional puzzles published in
newspapers and magazines. TUH38861
Arnie, Abrams. The portfolio builder for Power Point.
TUH26070 Eugene OR: Visions Technology in Education, .
Wordsearch wizard. Cogix, . Note: Lets students combine text, graphic, sound, and video
Note: Never-ending source of original word-search puzzles. to create multimedia representation of their efforts. Requires
PowerPoint 98 for Macintosh or PowerPoint 97/2000 for
Lotus notes. Lotus, .
Note: E-mail, calendaring, group scheduling, Web access and TUH39224
information management client software package. Gradebook 2. Greeley CO: Excelsior Software, .
Note: Combines traditional teacher gradebook functions with
TUH2895 attendance, discipline, analysis tools and a complete report
Grade machine (version 6.5) Misty City Software, . writing system.
Note: Working demo. Gradebook software includes:
unmatched grading power, greater flexibility, ease of use, TUH39313
ease of understanding, and cross-platform compatibility. Easy grade pro. Puyallup WA: Orbis Software, .
Note: Designed to enable instructors to manage their student
TUH29308 data with ease and effectiveness. Allows user to create an
Teachers' workshop : (Taller de maestros) Cary IL: electronic gradebook that, like a paper gradebook, can store
ScenoGrafica Software; distributed by Forest Technologies, student, assignment, score and attendance data on all classes
. and subjects for a year. Also provides an abundance of tools
Note: Allows teachers to create a variety of customized to save time, provides a wealth of information about students,
worksheets for their students in the following categories: and allows user to generate professional electronic and paper
cards, certificates, learning games, letters, numbers, stickers, reports to effectively communicate data with others.
TUH31333 Learn & live. Santa Rosa, CA: George Lucas Educational
InteGrade Pro. National Computer Systems Education Foundation, .
Software, . Note: Based on content from Learn & Live documentary film
Note: Electronic gradebook software. Helps teachers track and companion resource book.
TUH33479 Graphics companion deluxe. Eugene OR: Visions
Technology in Education, .
Lake County Educational Services Media Center – http://www.lake.k12.il.us - 847-223-3400 ext. 232 56
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Note: Hundreds of math related graphics designed to help
you create math activities. For use with Teacher Resource TUH43959
Companion (Teachers Helper Plus). Brown, Jerry F. Learning styles inventory. Kirkwood MO:
Siboney Learning Group, .
TUH40592 Note: Tool to first diagnose individual student learning
Lesson power. Centron Software, . preferences and to then provide instruction that
Note: Complete lesson planner and seating chart program. accommodates how students prefer to learn and to express
themselves. Student tests can be taken in English or Spanish.
KoolTools gradebook. Cary IL: Forest Technologies, . TUH44027c
Note: Graphical interface that makes using and navigating Illinois learning standards. Springfield IL: Illinois Office of
the gradebook easy. Educational Services.
Note: Sample Benchmark Indicators that break down the
TUH41917 benchmarks and assist in alignment of curricula, assessment,
Worcester, Tammy. Teacher timesavers : volume 2. Eugene instruction and staff development. Sample Learning
OR: Visions Technology in Education, . Activities to illustrate the types of learning activities students
Note: Provides teachers with help organizing and planning might experience. Sample Student Work that includes sample
daily activities for the school year. Includes flash cards, worksheets and/or completed assignments.
greeting cards, back-to-school database, lesson plans, internet
addresses, record keeper, task creator and rubric creator. TUH44481
IT! : the Incredible Tutor. Austin TX: Sleek Software,
Worcester, Tammy. Teacher timesavers : volume 1 with Note: ISAT reading and math preparation tools.
rubric creator. Eugene OR: Visions Technology in
Education, . TUH44820
Note: Provides teachers with help organizing and planning Certificate renewal LPDC training kit. [Springfield IL]:
daily activities for the school year. Includes flash cards, Illinois State Board of Education, .
greeting cards, back-to-school database, lesson plans, internet Note: A video and CD-ROM that assist districts and private
addresses, record keeper, task creator and rubric creator. schools in establishing Local Professional Development
Committees or LPDCs. The committees have the
TUH41917 responsibility of approving teacher's professional
Worcester, Tammy. Teacher timesavers deluxe with lesson development plans that lead to certificate renewal.
plan creator. Eugene OR: Visions Technology in Education.
Note: Provides teachers with help organizing and planning TUH44895
daily activities for the school year. Includes flash cards, McCaw, Rick. GamePak interactive : game templates for
greeting cards, back-to-school database, lesson plans, internet PowerPoint. Bloomington IL: FTC Publishing, .
addresses, and more. Note: Choose from 13 different game templates to create
activities that will reinforce curriculum units. Requires
Research assistant for students & teachers. Eugene OR:
Visions Technology in Education, . TUH45708
Note: Program helps students and teachers gather, organize Internet coach puzzle builder. Evanston IL: APTE Inc,
and utilize information. The program can store text, images, .
and video clips. Note: Easy program for creating word, sound, and graphic
Modern library and research skills : Library skills: TUH45786
discovering new worlds. Chicago: SVE & Churchill Media, Lesson plan generator. San Pedro CA: Canela Software,
Note: Shows students how to use their library as an Note: Tool for creating lesson plans.
information gathering resource. Examines the sections of the
library and explains the Dewey Decimal and Library of TUH45786
Congress systems are used to organize these sections. Math generator. San Pedro CA: Canela Software, [1996-
TUH41934 Note: Tool for creating math workshops and tests.
Winebrenner, Susan. Teaching gifted kids in the regular
classroom. Revised, expanded ed. Minneapolis MN: Free TUH45786
Spirit, . Primary generator. San Pedro CA: Canela Software, [1996-
Note: Includes all the reproducible forms from "Teaching 2001].
gifted kids in the regular classroom" plus additional forms in Note: Tool for creating math workshops and tests.
several subject areas.
TUH43137 FableVision. BrainCogs : the test-taking survival kit : your
Education clip art. WI: Wisconsin Educational Media personal interactive coach for learning and studying.
Association. Watertown MA: ILD/FableVision, .
Note: Copyright free clip art for educators. Note: The personal interactive coach for learning and
studying. Designed to tap into student learning styles to
TUH43889 develop personalized strategies that will help students
ENC tools. Argonne IL: Argonne National Lab. achieve before, during, and after a test.
Note: Internet tools for setting up an ENC account.
Lake County Educational Services Media Center – http://www.lake.k12.il.us - 847-223-3400 ext. 232 57
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Orchard for your state Teacher's choice. St. Louis MO: Creating the active classroom. San Ramon, CA: Decision
Orchard Software, . Development Corporation, .
Note: Five tools for teachers skill trees. Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Staff-development tool
that introduces teachers to constructivist teaching strategies.
TUH48861 Hands-on workshop emphasizes hands-on classroom
Festive Fonts. San Francisco, CA : Eugene OR: Mountain activities, investigation, exploration and problem solving.
Lake Software : Visions Technology in Education, .
Note: Jazz up documents with fun fonts. TUM35404
Creating the technology classroom. San Ramon, CA:
TUH48863 Decision Development Corporation, .
Worcester, Tammy. Rubric creator & record keeper. Eugene Note: FOR PREVIEW. Staff-development tool that helps
OR: Visions Technology in Education, . teachers skillfully implement technology in the classroom.
Note: Create rubrics, print scoring sheets and checklists, and
record and analyze data. TUM35776
Classroom publisher. Diamondhead, MS: STAZ Software,
ClozePro. Redmond WA: Crick Software, . Note: A desktop publishing program, Classroom Publisher,
Note: Helps you create simple or complex cloze activities in creates blocks that can be used to hold text, graphics, shapes,
which sentence completion or multiple-choice questions can icons, borders, calendars, etc.
be an aid to learning. Type of paste some text into ClozePro.
The text you remove is placed automatically in a 'grid'. Run TUM37317
the activity on a computer or print as a worksheet. Fitness reporter pro. Sacramento, CA: Fitness Reporter,
TUH53633 Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Accountability in
IntelliKools overlay maker 3 : demo. Petaluma CA: physical education through technology.
Note: Transform IntelliKeys into a customized KEYBOARDING/WORD PROCESSING
communication device and keyboard tool. Create an overlay WPH2701
to personalize a keyboard for individual preferences, such as Ultrakey : the ultimate keyboarding tutor. North Tonawanda
size or color of keys. Or program keys for specific NY: Bytes of Learning, .
functionality such as shortcuts to applications. Note: Multimedia keyboarding instruction for all ages.
Learner profile Newton/EMate (version 2.1) Sunburst, Typing tutor 10 : learn to type for today's Internet world.
. Torrance CA: Davidson & Associates/Simon & Schuster,
Note:. Tool for expanding assessment techniques. .
Note: Introduces you to the keyboard and familiarizes you
TUM30103 with the look and feel of e-mail and Internet web pages --
Curriculum materials directory. ASCD, . without actually having to go on-line.
Note: Guide to noncommercial curriculum materials.
Cumulative index 1992-1996. WPH30700
Slam dunk typing. Creative Wonders : Learning Company,
Curriculum handbook on CD-ROM. ASCD, . Note: New approach to typing that combines the thrill of
Note: Contains the complete text of the ASCD Curriculum basketball action with games guaranteed to build typing
Handbook and excerpts from Educational Leadership and proficiency.
ASCD newsletters, books, videotapes and audiotapes.
TUM31119 Jump start typing. Knowledge Adventure, .
Reform in Math & Science Education. Eisenhower National Note: Learn essential typing skills while competing in the
Clearinghouse, . high-tech decathlon.
Note: Collection of classroom stories from K-12 teachers,
library media specialists, and administrators who are using WPH36523
technology or implementing reform in their own schools. The Type to learn jr.! : new keys for kids. Pleasantville, NY:
personal accounts link directly to professional papers that Sunburst Communications, .
discuss current issued in math and science education. Note: A follow-up program to Type to Learn Jr. The program
reviews basics of posture, hand placement, and keyboard
TUM31980 awareness for early keyboarders.
HTML templateMaster. Charles River Media, .
Note: Create your own Web pages in five minutes and learn
HTML with on-screen templates, tutorials and clip art. WPH38900
Stickybear typing. Hilton Head SC: Optimum Resource,
Crossword magic. Mindscape : Learning Company, . Note: Program designed to teach children typing skills.
Note: FOR PREVIEW USE ONLY. Turn your lesson words
into entertaining puzzles. Vocabulary is automatically WPH43558
formatted and stored for play onscreen or for printouts. Discover:screen. Volo IL: Don Johnston, .
Multilingual capability. Note: Talking on-screen keyboard. It works with a mouse or
any mouse input device.
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Type to learn 3. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst
Note: Teaches typing skills by combining a demonstration of
the reach for each key with the actual typing of the student.
Type to learn assessment. Pleasantville NY: Sunburst
Note: Evaluate your students' keyboarding progress with tests
that correspond to the 22 Type to Learn lessons.
Master Gecko's home row. Columbus OH: Ohio Distinctive
Note: Explore the massive world of Master Gecko while
developing your typing skill and increasing your speed. Uses
a progressive set of fun and interesting typing challenges to
help novice and expert typists master the keyboard.
Incorporates a unique exploration game that helps typists
learn the keyboard by encouraging users to look at the screen
and not at their hands.
All the right type three. Seattle WA: Ingenuity Works.
Note: Covers all areas of typing instruction from beginner to
advanced. Tracks student progress, marks materials, and
generates class or individual reports.
Type to learn. Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst.
Note: Multimedia version. Comprehensive keyboarding
course that teaches students to type while reinforcing
spelling, grammar, composition, and punctuation. Includes
automatic goal adjustment and review, update progress charts
Kid Keys 2.0. Torrance CA: Knowledge Adventure, .
Note: A talking dragon, giggling monsters, and a whole cast
of other zany characters help children build keyboarding and
early reading skills.
Type for fun. Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst Communications,
Note: Fast-paced keyboarding games that motivate students
to improve speed, accuracy, and language mechanics skills.
Type to learn jr. Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst
Note: Introduction to computer keyboarding skills for young
Lake County Educational Services Media Center – http://www.lake.k12.il.us - 847-223-3400 ext. 232 59