ERIC Number: ED389511
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Science CAP: Curriculum Assistance Program. [Multimedia.]
DEMCO, Inc., Madison, WI.
Science Curriculum Assistance Program (Science CAP(TM)) is a multimedia package developed to create a model for preserving classroom science activities that can be shared and customized by teachers. This program is designed to assist teachers in preparing classroom science activities for grades five through eight, and to foster an environment of educational growth within the classroom by giving teachers and students the tool to benefit from the experience and knowledge of science teachers across the country. The topics covered include: animals, astronomy, brain and the mind, cells, chemistry, energy, environment, flight, general activities, geology, lab skills, math/science, plants, protists, science and the scientist, simple machines, summer science, and weather. The package includes printed materials, a videotape, and a CD-ROM containing software, text files, and clip art files. (JRH)
Descriptors: Class Activities, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Science Activities, Science Curriculum, Science Education, Science Materials, Teacher Developed Materials
DEMCO, Inc., 4810 Forest Run Road, Madison, WI 53704 ($699 initial cost, additional single user upgrades $249).
Publication Type: Computer Programs; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: DEMCO, Inc., Madison, WI.
Note: Requires a Macintosh Computer, Macintosh-Compatible CD-ROM Drive, 4MB of RAM (System 7) or 2MB of RAM (System 6.05).