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 – 2000, VISTA) and Mac (OS7.5 or above.)
Feature Book – Digging Up Dinosaurs by Aliki – This book introduces readers to many types of dinosaurs whose skeletons and reconstructions are seen in museums and explains how scientists uncover, preserve, and study fossils.
The Mysteries of Dinosaurs – LeVar buries a time capsule and relates this activity to what we find now when we look at dinosaurs from the past.
What Makes a Dinosaur? – Dino-history poem with visuals of present day animals who are related to dinosaurs.
Let’s Dig Up Fossils – LeVar visits the Dinosaur National Monument where dinosaur fossils are dug. Linda, a ranger and Toby, a paleontologist, tell about dinosaur fossils and show LeVar what work they do at the park.
Book Reviews – Dinosaur Time by Peggy Parish; If You are a Hunter of Fossils by Byrd Baylor; Dinosaurs! A Drawing Book by Michael Emberly.
All the software you need to run the CD-ROM, including simple installation instructions.
Interactive activities to enhance learning opportunities:
1) Join The Dino Safari - Take a safari and create a photo album of dinosaurs.
2) Dinosaur Fossil Puzzle - Click and drag to complete dinosaur puzzles.
- Language Arts Teacher Guide
- Math Focused Activities
- Science Focused Activities
- Integrated Curriculum Activities
- Supplemental Book List
- Family Activities