ERIC Number: ED449986
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Forest Treasures: The Magical World of a Hawaiian Rainforest. [CD-ROM].
Pacific Resources for Education and Learning, Honolulu, HI.
This CD-ROM helps learners discover forests in Hawaii and around the world through many science activities. Activities include climbing to the canopy where the calls of unusual birds can be heard; discovering bizarre creatures that dwell in dark, damp lava tubes; spinning the globe and meeting extraordinary forest plants and animals; and creating unique multimedia forest stories by searching for images and arranging them in a sequence that best fits the story. A list of resource agencies for conservation projects is provided. (SAH)
Descriptors: Animals, Biology, Ecology, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Optical Data Disks, Plants (Botany), Rainforests, Science Activities, Science Instruction, Story Telling
MGF, 1352 Pineapple Place, Honolulu, HI 96819 ($15). Tel: 808-839-5334; Fax: 808-839-3658; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: www.mgf-hawaii.com.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Computer Programs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Chicago, IL.; Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Pacific Resources for Education and Learning, Honolulu, HI.
Identifiers - Location: Hawaii