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 – How Much Is A Million? by David M. Schwartz – A mathematical magician helps readers conceptualize a million, a billion, and a trillion.
Really Big Numbers – LeVar explores ways of counting large numbers as he talks to people who share grouping and estimating techniques.
How Crayons Are Made – In a visit to the Crayola Crayon Factory, workers show how crayons are made and talk abut the large number of crayons they handle in their jobs.
Football Estimation – A visit to Giants Stadium shows how vendors and stadium employees use estimation to prepare for the game day.
Book Reviews – One Hundred Hungry Ant s by Elinor J. Pinczes; Only One by Marc Harshman; How Many Stars In The Sky? by James E. Ransome.
All the software you need to run the CD-ROM, including simple installation instructions.
Interactive activities to enhance learning opportunities:
1) Make A Really Big Number - Learners practice place value.
2) Measure Up - Learners use crayons for a measuring tool.
- Language Arts Teacher Guide
- Math Focused Activities
- Integrated Curriculum Activities
- Supplemental Book List
- Family Activities