ERIC Number: ED405953
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Anderson, Cindy, Ed.
CompuKids, v2 n1-6 Jan-Dec 1996
This document consists of the 1996 issues of CompuKids, a bimonthly publication designed to assist children and their parents and teachers in getting the most out of using computers. The publication includes descriptions of available software, tips on hardware, and adaptations for Macintosh and IBM/Windows products. Regular features include: (1) "For Kids by KIDS," displaying children's computer products and stories; (2) "I Need Help!" which lists available software for particular activities, required computer configurations, the company publishing the software, and recommended ages. Included in this volume are articles on using computer in play, literacy/reading and computers, the Internet, keyboarding, word processing, creative writing software, stages of children's writing, summer activities, adaptive software programs to make accessing a computer easier for children, and innovative ways that computers can be used by children with disabilities. (KDFB)
Descriptors: Children, Childrens Writing, Computer Games, Computer Literacy, Computer Software, Computer Software Reviews, Computer Software Selection, Computer Uses in Education, Creative Writing, Disabilities, Elementary Education, Internet, Learning Activities, Literacy, Play, Word Processing
CompuKids, 5615 13th Avenue S., Minneapolis, MN 55417 (6 bi-monthly issues; U.S., $14.95; Canada, $26.95 in U.S. funds; other countries, $40).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Non-Classroom
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