Title:  Reader Rabbit  1st Grade
Overall Rating:  A
Source: The Learning Company
Playing Time:  Company suggests to limit child use to 30 minutes.  Amount of time to go through the entire software would be about 1 hour.
Date: March 10, 1999
Cost: $
Number of Players:  one child
Special Equipment/Facilities Needed: CD Rom is needed.  Software needs to be installed before using.
Subject Area: Subject areas include Math, Phonics, Reading, Music, and Drawing.
Objectives: The objectives include building on academic skills, learning from the world and people around them, practice fundamental learning skills, develop math concepts, practice reading comprehension, and identify emotional feelings.
Brief Description: The students had to go to different areas to practice a subject area guided by an animal from the woods.  They chose whether or not
they went to the math section, phonics section, reading comprehension section or feelings section.  The animal describes the activity and the student does the activity.
Entry Capabilities Required: Basic reading, math, and phonics skills.

Rating: (1-5)

Strong Points: The program allows students to work on a variety of skills instead of just 1 or 2 skills.
Weak Points:  The software has to be installed by an adult.
Reviewer:  Stacey Winters
Position: SUNY Potsdam Graduate Student
Date: 3/22/99
Computer System Reviewed on: Macintosh PowerPC 6500/250, 32mb ram.