Classic Computer Magazine Archive COMPUTE! ISSUE 64 / SEPTEMBER 1985 / PAGE 100

News & Products

Productivity, Young Learning Packages
Six new educational programs for youngsters ages four through six have been announced by Grolier Electronic Publishing for the Apple II series and the Commodore 64/128 computers at $29.95 per package. Three of the programs-The Story of Miss Mouse, Rhyme Land, and First Steps to Reading: Phonics I and II-concern reading-readiness. The other three packages-Exploring Your World: Me and Others, Exploring Your World: The Weather, and Play Together, Learn Together-introduce children to the concepts of body parts, clothing, the weather, and the world around them.
     Grolier has also created two new productivity packages, The Information Connection, a combination telecommunications program, text editor, and tutorial on one disk for the Apple II family and the IBM PC/PCjr ($59.95 each) and for the Commodore 64/128 ($39.95); and EduCalc, a spreadsheet designed to be used in homes and schools, for the Commodore 64/128, Apple II series, and the IBM PC/PCjr ($49.95 home, $59.95 school). The EduCalc Template, sold separately for $19.95, features ten application templates preformatted for such home and school applications as budgeting, science, math, and sports.
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