ERIC Number: ED451058
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
The World's Weather. [CD-ROM].
This CD-ROM provides an interactive multimedia approach to teaching about weather. Activities include making your own weather instruments, looking at the effects of wind, investigating sun and shade, looking at weather in the United Kingdom, looking at Europe, shopping the world's supermarket, shifting the seasons, the effects of the Earth's axis, using data from satellites, checking weather forecasts, and the effects of weather on life. A section of notes for teachers is also included. A note pad option allows students to take notes while reviewing the program and allows the user to copy text and graphics. Several activity sheets are contained in the package which can be printed from the disk. (SAH)
Descriptors: Earth Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Multimedia Materials, Optical Data Disks, Science Activities, Science Instruction, Weather, Wind (Meteorology)
Cambridge Educational, P.O. Box 931, Monmouth, NJ 08852-0931 ($89). Tel: 800-468-4227 (Toll Free); Fax: 800-FAX-ON-US (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Computer Programs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom