Complete Reading Rainbow episode in chapter format!
Reading Rainbow CD-ROMs are a fantastic addition to the classroom. With eye-catching graphics and a friendly interface, students easily navigate the CD-ROM to view popular episodes and discover interactive learning activities with little teacher supervision.
Compatible with Windows (95 and up, VISTA) and Mac (OS7.5 or above.)
Feature Book – Bugs by Nancy Winslow Parker and Joan Richards Wright – This book includes general information, jokes and descriptions of the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of a variety of common insects.
A Visit to Insect World – With the assistance of an entomologist, LeVar discovers the uniqueness of a wide variety of bugs and Insects at Cincinnati Zoo’s Insect World.
Migration of Monarch Butterflies – Take a trip to the mountains in Mexico to find out where monarch butterflies go when they migrate for the winter.
Review Books – Ant Cities by Arthur Dorros; Backyard Insects by Millicent E. Selsan and Ronald Goor; Ladybug by Barrie Watts.
All the software you need to run the CD-ROM, including simple installation instructions.
Interactive activities to enhance learning opportunities:
1) An Upclose Look at Bugs - Use a microscope to look at bugs.
2) Create Your Own Bug - A flip book of bugs divided into three sections allows users to create their own bugs.
- Language Arts Teacher Guide
- Math Focused Activities
- Science Focused Activities
- Integrated Curriculum Activities
- Supplemental Book List
- Family Activities
Authors: Nancy Winslow Parker and Joan Richards Wright