TESOL CALL Interest Section

Software List

Deborah Healey, Editor

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    Machine: Win/Mac
    Skill(s): reference
    Publisher: Inspiration Software
    Approximate single-unit price: $70
    Level: Literacy, beginning For: K-5
    Special use: Elementary
    Designed for younger learners than Inspiration, this very visually helps learners build graphic organizers by combining pictures, text and spoken words to represent thoughts and information. Younger learners develop early literacy skills, and more advanced students improve comprehension skills and better organize ideas for writing. The website offers a free trial: http://www.inspiration.com/productinfo/kidspiration/index.cfm

Kiran's Typing Tutor

    Machine: Win
    Skill(s): typing
    Publisher: Kiran Reddy
    Purchase options: freeware
    Level: Beginning, intermediate, advanced For: All
    Extensive typing program with typing games. Includes a module for children; supports multiple users. Freeware; download from www.kiranreddys.com.

Last updated 10 June 2010 by Deborah Healey, dhealey at uoregon dot edu