Percy's Computer Club
Description

Percy helps children to get to grips with the basics of using a computer in Percy’s Computer Club.

Through a selection of fun, yet easy-to-use activities, the basic skills of mouse control, clicking, double clicking and dragging can be practised, along with using the keyboard. In addition, an illustrated animation demonstrates different parts of the computer.

This title is ideal for unsupervised use, as it is fully narrated and features 3 levels of difficulty. Also included are printable worksheets and an extensive teacher’s section.

Key features:

  • Children can watch video clips about the parts of the computer.
  • Fun games that cover: Moving the mouse; Clicking; Double clicking; Clicking & dragging; and Keyboard practice.
  • Improves basic computer skills and knowledge.
  • Printable activity sheets are included on the CD and an extensive options section.
  • The title includes three levels of difficulty and is fully narrated.

Range:

Percy  

Subject(s):

Early years   ICT  

Key stage(s):

Foundation, 1

Ages:  

2 - 6 years

Pricing
Single user:£34.00
3 user:£51.00
5 user:£68.00
10 user:£102.00
20 user:£136.00
Site licence:£204.00
all prices include media
To purchase, choose your licence type and click buy. Remember, we can invoice UK schools even if you order online.



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System requirements

PC: Pentium II 500mhz processor or greater, Microsoft Windows 98, 2000, XP or Vista, 128mb RAM, 16 bit colour.
Mac: Power Mac G3 400mhz processor or greater, OS X (up to 10.4), 128mb RAM, 16 bit colour.

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Screen shots


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Each of the six activities within Percy's Computer Club can be easily accessed from the main menu.
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Players can practice their clicking skills in this activity that requires them to click on the rabbit as soon as it pops out of a hole.
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Along the Path is an activity for developing the player's mouse control skills. They must follow the path with their mouse, without straying onto the grass!
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Drag and drop skills are tested in this fun activity to build bridges for Percy to wiggle across.
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Double-clicking is the skill practiced in this activity where the player must double click correctly to open the doors.
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Practise find keys quickly on the keyboard in this activity that uses lower & upper case letters and numbers.
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The player can find out about parts of a computer by watching a narrated video clip and then play a simple game to test their new-found knowledge.
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In the options section, various activity settings can be changed, along with other settings for the program as a whole.
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