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 – Seashore Surprises by Rose Wyler – This helpful book explains how waves, sand, and pebbles form at the seashore and describes the animals, plants, and shells that can be found on the beach when the tide goes out.
Surprises on the Shore – LeVar shows us how the shoreline is constantly changed by the wind, sun, and sea. He goes exploring on an island beach and finds seaweed, coral, waves, and animals that live inside shells.
Surprises in the Sea – Lisa, a naturalist, shows LeVar the red mangrove tress on the non-beach side of the island. They see an oyster, a sea squirt, and a mangrove crab.
Review Books – Is This a House for Hermit Crab? by Megan McDonald; The Seashore Book by Charlotte Zolotow; What’s Inside? Shells by Angela Royston.
All the software you need to run the CD-ROM, including simple installation instructions.
Interactive activities to enhance learning opportunities:
1) Seashore Memory Activity - A concentration game, matching sea creatures.
2) Build an Underwater Habitat - By choosing plants and sea creatures you can create the underwater habitat of the sea.
- Language Arts Teacher Guide
- Math Focused Activities
- Science Focused Activities
- Integrated Curriculum Activities
- Supplemental Book List
- Family Activities
Author: Rose Wyler