Title:The Human Body
Playing Time:60 minutes
Number of Players:1
Special Equipment/Facilities Needed:CD-ROM
Objectives:To introduce students to the anatomy and physiology of the human body and its nutritional requirements.
Brief Description:This program contains 6 books; the brain, your teeth, bones and muscles, the senses, food for your body and an activity guide. You can "read " each of the books seperately from each other.
Entry Capabilities Required:A fourth grade reading ability
Relevance to objectives:5
Provides practice of relevant skills:3
Likely to arouse/maintain interest:2(poor graphics)
Likely to be comprehended clearly:5
Technical quality (durable, attractive):2
Game: Winning dependent on player actions (rather than chance):No games are included
Simulation: Validity of game model (realistic, accurate depiction):see above
Evidence of effectiveness (e.g. field-test results):see above
Clear directions for play:4
Effectiveness of debriefing:4
Strong Points: Very easy to comprehend. The viewer doesnt get confused by a lot of new vocabulary
Weak Points:Very boring. There is no entertainment or spark in the entire program.
Computer System Reviewed on:Macintosh Power Mac G3233, 64mb ram.