Title: Super Solvers: Spell Bound
Overall Rating:  A
Source:  Saterlee Hall, Room 300
Playing Time:  Unlimited.  However, it only takes about 10 minutes to get through one of eight levels.
Date:  1988
Cost: $20.52 /cdshop/desc/p.034353640910.html
Number of Players:  1
Special Equipment/Facilities Needed:  Windows 3.1, Windows 95/98 or a Mac (Both need CD-ROM)
Subject Area:  Spelling
Objectives:  To help a child learn to spell.
Brief Description:  This program involves an animated spelling bee to help children tone their spelling skills.  They do this through a series of 4 word games.  They use games with word recall, recognition and differentation techniques.  Games such as criss cross puzzles,word searches, using flash cards and finally a simulated spelling bee.  If they succeed, the move on to a more complicated level.
Entry Capabilities Required:  Child should be able to read.

Rating: (4)

Strong Points:  The strong points of this software lay in the fact that it was easy to use, easy to follow and actually fun to play.
Weak Points:  This is not the most high tech program I have ever seen.  It lacked a little colour and movement in my opinion,
Reviewer:  Jamie Dowd
Position:  Elementary Education Graduate Student
Date:  June 8, 1999
Computer System Reviewed on: Macintosh PowerPC 6500/250, 32mb ram.