This is one of a range of reference CD Roms designed especially for Key Stage one that explores wild animals with a wealth of photographs, video footage and fully narrated text.
Two different levels of text for each entry are provided and information can be retrieved through the menu, index or search facility. With information presented in an easy-to-understand format, the pupil also has access to a scrapbook facility for making notes and a spoken glossary to help with difficult words.
As with the rest of The Learnerís Library range, the title also features activities based on animals, printable worksheets and an extensive teacherís section to help make this an invaluable classroom resource.
This product is also part of The Learner's Library: Volume 2 money-saving compilation.
- Games based on wild animals.
- Investigate animals in forests, grasslands, seas, oceans and deserts.
- Packed with photographs and video footage.
- Excellent for finding information and homework.
- Find out about and see a whole range of interesting worldwide animals.
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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The main menu provides access to the main information section, the activities, spoken glossary, scrapbook and teacher settings section.
In each category, the individual menu provides a graphical link for the player to find out about different animals.
The search facility allows you to quickly find information on the required topic and even includes a feature to help ignore spelling mistakes!
The index provides an easy way to find information and is great for links with Literacy.
Every wild animal featured in this title includes several pages of information, each fully narrated and with colour photographs. Text is provided at 2 different levels.
One of the included activities - matching pairs - encourages the child to find cards showing pairs of animals.