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 – Germs Make Me Sick by Melvin Berger – We share our world with millions of micro-organism. This book explains what germs are, how bacteria and viruses affect the human body, and how the body fights against them.
Finding Out About Germs – Using a microscope, LeVar discovers what germs really look like.
How Your Body Fights Germs – Animation about how the body’s defense team works.
How Bacteria Can Help – A worker at the Al Johnson Watershed Organic Farm shows how they use bacteria to help in organic farming.
Book Reviews – The Microscope by Maxine Kumin; Guess What? by Beau Gardner; Teddy Bears Cure A Cold by Susanna Gertz.
All the software you need to run the CD-ROM, including simple installation instructions.
Interactive activities to enhance learning opportunities:
1) Germs Up Close - look at common germs with a microscope.
2) Search for Germs - Find germs in familiar rooms of your house.
3) Battle in Your Bloodstream - Collect white blood cells and eliminating germs.
- Language Arts Teacher Guide
- Science Focused Activities
- Integrated Curriculum Activities
- Supplemental Book List
- Family Activities