Travel presents students with word problems structured around trip, time, distance and exotic destinations. The program leads itself to discussions about geography.
The Optimum Resource MiddleWare Math Word Problems Series includes four volumes packed with intriguing problems, which capture the interest of students in grades 3-9 while teaching crucial mathematical skills.
- Students solve math problems relating to everyday situations - adding sports scores, making purchases, planning travel.
- More than 350 math work problems in each program allow for plenty of active practice in any combination of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
- These open-ended programs are versatile and easy-to-use. Teachers can tailor the programs for a whole class or an individual student.
- Teachers may add their own problems at any time and the programs produce reports for assessment. Problems may be printed for take-home use. The built-in calculator may be turned on and off.
- Extension materials are provided with all school, lab pack and site license versions including 12 complete lesson plans and activity sheets.
- All teacher materials may be freely duplicated for classroom use.
- Award-winning, eye-catching, full color illustrations, animations, and graphics.
- Multiple track audio with correct pronunciation, encouragement and rewards.
- Timely navigational instructions.
- Teacher selectable music and audio controls.
- Teacher selectable auto-difficulty leveling.
- Classroom management - students can be identified by name in the program and the progress for each student is separately maintained for later reference by the teacher.
Minimum System Requirements:
Program is provided on a Windows CD and installs directly to the hard drive. Will work on Windows 2K, XP, and Vista, After installation, CD is no longer required.
Windows: Pentium II or higher, 256 MB RAM, Windows compatible sound card recommended. 8x CD-ROM drive or greater. Hard drive space required varies from 55MB to 200MB, Stickybear titles being the largest.
Macintosh: Power PC or higher, 16 MB RAM, System 7.6.1 through OS X
Math Word Problems - Travel from Optimum Resource