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ZOOM ClueFinders 5th Grade Adventures
The Secret of the Living Volcano
$4.95 (Win98/2000/Me/XP/Mac 8.6-9.2) (Jewel Case) (CLUE5THDJ)
Original Version 1.0 on 2 CDs
Uses a simpler start-up screen; program is the same.
$9.95 (Win98/2000/Me/XP/Mac 8.6-9.2) (Jewel Case) (CLUE5TH2DJ)
Version 1.4 on 1 CD

The Learning Company

Children: 5th Grade

Ages: 9 to 11

Ratings:

from Computing with Kids

Unlock the Secret

A sudden tsunami shipwrecks the ClueFinders on an uncharted volcanic island. Build 5th grade reading, geography, history, math and science skills on the perilous journey across the island, under the sea and into the volcano.

Why are ships disappearing in this unexplored region of the Pacific?

Castaways tell their stories to help you unlock the secrets of the volcano.

SKILLS LIST
Math
Multiplication Division Fractions
Geometry Functions  
Language Arts
Reading Comprehension Spelling Vocabulary
Verb Tenses Antonyms Synonyms
Science
Physical Science Life Science Ecology
Environmental Awareness    
Social Studies
U.S. Geography Longitude & Latitude U.S. & World History
Cultural Diversity    
Problem Solving
Logic Visual Reasoning Critical Thinking
Special Features
10 Interactive Activities 85+ Skills Covered 4 Skill Levels
Detailed Help Customized Workbooks 50 Printable Activities
Progress Reports    

Requirements:

IBM & Compatibles: Pentium or above, Windows 95/98/2000/Me/XP, 16 MB RAM, 22 MB free hard disk space, quad speed CD-ROM drive, 256 color SVGA, compatible sound card, speakers, mouse.

Macintosh: PowerPC or higher, System 8.6-9.2, 16 MB RAM, 22 MB free hard disk space, quad speed CD-ROM drive, 256 color monitor, speakers, mouse.

CD-ROM must remain in drive. Ignore registration screen (it does not work). This goes for both versions.

A.D.A.P.T. Learning Technology

A. Assesses Abilities
A fun activity assesses your child's skills, then starts the learning adventure at the right skill level in each subject area.

D. Develops Skills
Each activity is tailored to your child's individual progress. You can even print customized workbooks for additional practice.

A. Adjusts Levels
Skill levels are automatically adjusted to match your child's growing abilities, so learning is always stimulating, never frustrating.

P. Provides Help
The ClueFinders act as personal tutors, providing detailed learning help. Online resources provide educational tools and tips for parents.

T. Tracks Progress
Every skill is monitored to pinpoint strengths and weaknesses. A.D.A.P.T. helps children make progress in the areas they need it most.



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