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ERIC Number: ED245666
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Pages: 45
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
MicroSIFT Courseware Evaluations (199-222). Set 10. Including Subject and Title Indexes Covering Sets 1-10.
Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR.
This document consists of 24 microcomputer software package evaluations prepared by the MicroSIFT (Microcomputer Software and Information for Teachers) Clearinghouse at the Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory. Each software review lists source, cost, ability level, subject, topic, medium of transfer, required hardware, required software, instructional purpose, instructional techniques, documentation available, instructional objectives (stated), instructional prerequisites (inferred), content and structure, estimated student time required, potential uses, major strengths, and major weaknesses. An evaluation summary rates packages on 21 criteria. The titles of the software packages evaluated are as follows: The Antonym Game; Arbplot; Biology: Energy and Life; Chambers of Vocab; Compu-Math: Fractions; Decimals; Division Skills; Electronic Blackboard Series: Function Plotter and Trigonometry; The Electronic Study Guide: Equations and Inequalities; Exponential and Logarithmic Functions; Functions; and Fundamental Concepts of Algebra; and Polynomial Functions, Rational Functions, and Conic Sections); Graphing Equations; Mathwiz; The Money Manager; Punctuation Skills (Commas; and End Marks, Semicolon and Colon); Rainbow Graphics; Spelling Wiz; Subtracting Mixed Fractions; Vocabulary I, Plurals, Sentences/Tell Me; and Word Radar. Cumulative subject and title indexes to the first 10 sets of evaluations are attached. (LMM)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR.