Side by Side Interactive 2, with Civics/Lifeskills (2 CD-ROMs)

Side by Side Interactive 2, with Civics/Lifeskills (2 CD-ROMs)

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Side by Side Interactive is a two-level multimedia software program designed to put students in control of their language learning through CD-ROM technology. The program combines interactive video, audio, graphics, and text to provide students with powerful learning tools and abundant exercises and activities for effective language instruction that is individualized, self-paced, easy-to-use, and fun! An innovative video player enables students to control and interact with entertaining video material, including comedy sketches, interviews, rap numbers, and music videos. A record and compare function allows students to record their own voices and then compare with the video. Video-based activities make language practice come alive as students interact with video clips in a variety of exercises. Comprehensive text-based activities offer extensive vocabulary, grammar, and reading practice. Writing activities include instant-feedback keyboarding practice, video dictations, short-answer exercises, and open-ended questions that prompt students to share their own backgrounds and ideas. Games provide motivating self-paced practice to develop students? vocabulary. GrammarToon computer animations focus on key language structures through entertaining cartoons. Lifeskills and civics lessons integrate language competencies required by adult education curriculum standards. Check-Up tests offer students instant feedback and valuable test-prep practice. System Requirements FOR WINDOWS Intel Pentium processor-minimum 200 MHz Windows 95/98/Me/NT 4.0/2000/XP 64 MB RAM minimum CD-ROM drive (12x or faster) SVGA monitor capable of supporting 800 x 600 resolution at 16-bit Sound card/speakers/microphone QuickTime 5.0 or higher FOR MACINTOSH PowerPC processor-minimum 200 MHz Mac OS 8.1, 8.5, 9.0, 9.2 64 MB free RAM minimum CD-ROM drive (12x or faster) SVGA monitor capable of supporting 800 x 600 resolution at 16-bit Virtual memory should be turned on Microphone QuickTime 5.0 or highershow more

Product details

  • CD-ROM
  • 157.48 x 238.76 x 10.16mm | 131.54g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 0130484709
  • 9780130484703

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Side by Side Interactive is a two-level multimedia software program designed to put students in control of their language learning through CD-ROM technology. The program combines interactive video, audio, graphics, and text to provide students with powerful learning tools and abundant exercises and activities for effective language instruction that is individualized, self-paced, easy-to-use, and fun! An innovative video player enables students to control and interact with entertaining video material, including comedy sketches, interviews, rap numbers, and music videos. A record and compare function allows students to record their own voices and then compare with the video. Video-based activities make language practice come alive as students interact with video clips in a variety of exercises. Comprehensive text-based activities offer extensive vocabulary, grammar, and reading practice. Writing activities include instant-feedback keyboarding practice, video dictations, short-answer exercises, and open-ended questions that prompt students to share their own backgrounds and ideas. Games provide motivating self-paced practice to develop students vocabulary. GrammarToon computer animations focus on key language structures through entertaining cartoons. Lifeskills and civics lessons integrate language competencies required by adult education curriculum standards. Check-Up tests offer students instant feedback and valuable test-prep practice. System Requirements FOR WINDOWS Intel Pentium processor-minimum 200 MHz Windows 95/98/Me/NT 4.0/2000/XP 64 MB RAM minimum CD-ROM drive (12x or faster) SVGA monitor capable of supporting 800 x 600 resolution at 16-bit Sound card/speakers/microphone QuickTime 5.0 or higher FOR MACINTOSH PowerPC processor-minimum 200 MHz Mac OS 8.1, 8.5, 9.0, 9.2 64 MB free RAM minimum CD-ROM drive (12x or faster) SVGA monitor capable of supporting 800 x 600 resolution at 16-bit Virtual memory should be turned on Microphone QuickTime 5.0 or higher "show more

Table of contents

Unit Theme 27 Past, Present, & Future Activities28 Birthdays & Gifts29 Food30 Food31 Buying Food32 Eating in a Restaurant; Recipes33 Time Expressions34 Possibility; Warnings35 Describing People, Places, & Things36 Advice & Opinions37 Describing People38 Shopping; Describing Products39 Directions; Getting Around Town40 Directions; Getting Around Town; Public Transportation41 Describing People's Actions42 Consequence of Actions43 Describing Past Activities44 Describing Past Activities45 Expressing Ability; Expressing Obligation46 Making Excuses47 Nutrition; Medical Advice48 Medical Advice; Home Remedies49 Future Activities50 Future Activities51 Helping People; Reporting Past Events52 Repair Problems; Helping Friendsshow more