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The Living Books Library is a language and math tutorial program designed to demonstrate the power of language to explore, express, learn and communicate for individuals who are developmentally or physically disabled. This package in particular is designed to assist educators with integrating the Living Books CD-ROM titles into the classroom curriculum. The four programs include: Just Grandma and Me, where students take an interactive reading trip to the beach; Arthur's Teacher Trouble, an engaging story full of spoken words and surprises; The New Kid On The Block, where students see and hear animated poems; and The Tortoise and the Hare which allows students to explore new twists on an old classic. The following are included: all four CD-ROM Living Books and their accompanying books; classroom activities for each program focusing on language arts, reading, writing, math, science, music, social studies, and drama curriculum areas; thematic units for each title with suggested activities related to the story's main setting or theme; extensive listings of books related to thematic units; suggestions from teachers; bonus books on audio cassettes and related subjects; and additional materials to help integrate titles into classroom learning. This program is TouchWindow accessible (See separate entry). Each reading program is available individually for $79.95, in Lab Packs for five computers for $299.95. The complete set of all four programs is also available for $299.95. COMPATIBILITY: Macintosh or IBM and compatibles. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Macintosh: System 6.0.7 or higher; 4 MB RAM; CD-ROM drive; 256 color monitor; LC series or higher. Optional: TouchWindow. IBM: 4 MB RAM; Windows 3.0 with multimedia extensions or Windows 3.1 required; MPC compatible CD-ROM drive; 20 MHz 386 or faster; SVGA; Mouse; Sound Blaster (see separate entry) or compatible sound card. Optional: TouchWindow. OPTIONS: Instant Access Overlays for these and other Living Books are available from IntelliToools (see separate entry). Ke:nx Easy Overlays (see separate entry) are available for switch from Don Johnston Inc.
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