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 – The Secret Shortcut by Mark Teague – Two friends, Wendell and Floyd, discover a secret shortcut – and loads of adventure – in an effort to arrive at school on time.
Map Adventures in the Park – In this math-based episode LeVar spends time in New York City’s Central Park, where he takes your students on an orienteering excursion using a map and compass to find special flags placed around the park.
Mapping a Primate Habitat – Your students also travel to the Philadelphia Zoo’s newly reconstructed Primate Reserve, where they see how architects created their own map of the reserve before it was built.
Book Reviews – Pipsqueaks! Maze School, by Patrick Merrell; Mapping Penny’s World, by Loreen Leedy; How Tall, How Short, How Faraway, by David A. Adler.
All the software you need to run the CD-ROM, including simple installation instructions.
Interactive activities to enhance learning opportunities:
1) Plan a Park - Use park icons to create your own version of a park.
2) Build a Blue Print - Develop blue print skills by duplicating designs made from everyday shapes.
- Language Arts Teacher Guide
- Math Focused Activities
- Integrated Curriculum Activities
- Supplemental Book List
- Family Activities
Author: Mark Teague