Vocabulary Stretch is easy-to-use vocabulary-building software that helps students recognize words in different contexts and understand where many English words come from. The software enriches vocabulary by providing challenging activities such as matching words to ideas and completing crossword puzzles.
After an assessment, students work on specific words in a variety of activities based on grade appropriate word lists. Students are able to track their progress and print results. Students' scores are kept in a management system that allows teachers to view and print reports. Designed for students in the U.S. grades 4 through 10 (age 9 and up). The program can also be used by ESOL and adult students interested in improving their vocabulary skills.
HomeKey Homekey A simple beginners touch typing program. Make your own lessons. Will work on most 286 IBM, 1Mb RAM, VGA machines and above, a DOS program will run in Windows. Will run from a floppy disk.
I-Ching Insider I-Ching Insider presents an interactive tool based on the I-Ching, or Book of Changes. Users can submit queries and view results by entering information in the program. I-Ching Insider offers advice based on the 64 hexagrams in the Book of Changes.
QUIZ QUIZ to train questionnaires or vocabularies. You can compose your own question files or vocabs.
Animated Beginning Phonics Designed for beginning readers (pre-K to 2nd grade), it covers upper and lower case letters, beginning and ending sounds, middle short vowel sounds and beginning reading words. A game room rewards success.
Animated Spelling Teaches spelling with over 700 words. The program has two games - a matching game where the child can hear the word and then match it to a word on the screen, and a spelling game where the student hears the word, then spells it.
Animated States and Capitals Learn the U.S. states and capitals in a fun (and funny) way. A full screen clickable map of the U.S. is used to teach names and locations of states and capitals in a variety of ways. Completion of 10 problems is rewarded with a silly animation.