Title:Major League Reading
Overall Rating: A
Source: Sanctuary Woods Multimedia
Playing Time: Within the Coach's Corner students could spend an hour doing each subject.  The time of the game depends on how many innings are chosen.
Date: 1997
Cost: $ 29.99 http://www.zdnet.com /pcmag/features/100cds/cd054.htm
Number of Players: One or two players
Special Equipment/Facilities Needed: MacIntosh with 5 MB of Ram, 12 MB Hard drive, and a CD-Rom drive.
Subject Area: Reading (Grades 3-6) Ages 8-11
Objectives: The students will read and comprehend informational materials to develop understanding and make connections to related topics or information.  Students will work toward correctly spelling words and defining vocabulary words.
Brief Description: The students may go into the Coach's Corner to practice spelling, vocabulary, or reading.  Once they feel successful they may play a game against an opponent.  The game encourages all of the subjects listed above.
Entry Capabilities Required:The student must be a fluent reader.

Rating: (1-5)

Strong Points: This program is easily accessible to students.  The animations and sound effects allow the students to stay involved with the program.  The practice sessions allow the students to succeed at the game.
Weak Points: The program should have a more effective debriefing section.
Reviewer: Danielle Shadle
Position: Student
Date: 3/24/99
Computer System Reviewed on: Macintosh PowerPC 6500/250, 32mb ram.