Bring the world a little closer with these multicultural books. An excellent way for students to appreciate and learn cultural diversity in an exciting hands-on format. Each book explores the history, language, holidays, festivals, customs, legends, foods, creative arts, lifestyles, and games of the title country. A creative alternative to student research reports and a time-saver for teachers since the activities and resource material are contained in one book.
Set inside a beautifully designed and interactive tree, My First Encyclopedia is a collection of over 575 different entries. Each entry is activated by a single click letting children see a word with a video explanation of each object. Animations, sound effects, and over an hour of original music add to this stimulating environment for play and learning. Real Kids, live action children who guide the user towards new learning discoveries, create a visually dynamic and magical place filled with over 50 activities and puzzles. System Requirements: 486 PC or higher; MPCI CD-ROM drive or better; 4MB RAM; 4MB available HD space; VGA or SVGA (640x480x256 colors); Windows compatible sound card; mouse; speakers or headphones.
Hovanec's first volume of parent/child puzzles offers 88 puzzles: 44 for kids and 44 for adults. The puzzles on each two-page spread will be similar in style and interconnected. For example, a child's puzzle whose solution is a riddle will be alongside an adult's puzzle that gives the answer to the riddle.