SPECIAL NEEDS SOFTWARE  
   
Published by: Amateur
Produced by: Amateur
Subject: Special Needs
Age Range: 5 - 16
Format: 5.25 in 80 Track ADFS disc
Compatibility: BBC Master 128
Original Price: Unknown
First released: 1987
Protection: None

Notes

A compilation of Anita Straker and P J Congdon software titles compiled for the Special Needs Department of Netherhall School.

   
Program: Alphawrite
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Practice sorting alphabetically.

   
Program: Apostrophe
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Practice in the correct use of apostrophes.

   
Program: Bango
Language: BASIC
Programmer: Anita Straker
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Practice with fractions and estimating their value.

   
Program: Capit
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Match lower case letters to their capitals.

   
Program: Catchall
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Measure how quickly you can find a number.

   
Program: Circles
Language: BASIC
Programmer: Anita Straker
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

An investigation into symmetry and circles.

   
Program: Codetrack
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Draw on the grid using coordinates and arrow keys plus number.

   
Program: Copywell
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Provide practice at copying and reading.

   
Program: Count
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Counting of simple shapes.

   
Program: Criss Cross
Language: BASIC
Programmer: Anita Straker
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Noughts and crosses but using numbers.

   
Program: Days of the Week
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Activities based on what you do each day of the week.

   
Program: Difference
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Practice finding the difference between two numbers.

   
Program: Endwrite
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Tests knowledge of word ending.

   
Program: Find
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Select the letters to spell the word correctly.

   
Program: Flashcards
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Single words are presented as flash cards. Indicate if they are correct.

   
Program: Fraction Lines
Language: BASIC
Programmer: Anita Straker
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Practice with fractions.

   
Program: Hunt
Language: BASIC
Programmer: Anita Straker
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

A version of the high-low game but using vulgar fractions.

   
Program: Letters
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Type the letter shown on the screen.

   
Program: Letters 2
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Type the letter shown on the screen. This program uses an alternate typeface.

   
Program: Links
Language: BASIC
Programmer: Anita Straker
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

A game of strategy using numbers and number bonds,

   
Program: Magic E
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Identify words that take a 'magic e'.

   
Program: Matchnumber
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Gives practive at matching numbers.

   
Program: Matchword
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Practice matching simple words.

   
Program: Missing
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Spelling and reading practice by filling in the missing word from a list.

   
Program: Mockturtle
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Use coordinates and arrow keys plus a number to draw pictures on the screen. Angle turns are not in degrees.

   
Program: Names
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Helps a child recognise their printed name.

   
Program: Numberwrite
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Practice at writing numbers in text form.

   
Program: Partfind
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Find parts of speech in a paragraph of text.

   
Program: Plurals
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Practice at using the correct plurals of common words.

   
Program: Rainbow
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Reinforces understanding of alphabetic order.

   
Program: Reactor
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Find letters or words in the quickest time possible.

   
Program: Remainders
Language: BASIC
Programmer: Anita Straker
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Practice on division and remainders.

   
Program: Roller
Language: BASIC
Programmer: Anita Straker
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

A dice rolling game for two players. Introduces the idea of probability.

   
Program: Routes
Language: BASIC
Programmer: Anita Straker
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

A number strategy program using coordinates.

   
Program: Simp-Seq
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Encourage pattern recognition by completing simple sequences of pattern and shape.

   
Program: Spellwrite
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Practice spelling and reading.

   
Program: Spellwrite2
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Practice spelling and reading with an alternate font.

   
Program: Squares
Language: BASIC
Programmer: Anita Straker
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

An investigation into the number of squares made by different sized grids.

   
Program: Stars
Language: BASIC
Programmer: Anita Straker
Genre: Problem solving
Notes:

The player must swap a set of red stars with a set of blue stars. Similar to the Frog programs.

   
Program: Subtracting Fractions 1
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Demonstrates and offers practice at subtracting fractions with no carry.

   
Program: Subtracting Fractions 2
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Demonstrates and offers practice at subtracting fractions with carry.

   
Program: Swat
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Estimate angles to swat the fly.

   
Program: Timetables
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Enter start time and end time for a journey and calculate the journey length. Accurate to every 10 minutes.

   
Program: Triangles
Language: BASIC
Programmer: Anita Straker
Genre: Mathematics
Notes:

Investigate how many triangles are formed by a number of intersecting straight lines.

   
Program: Vowel
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Helps with reading and spelling by focussing on vowels.

   
Program: Wordmaker
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Build longer words by adding starts and finishes to middle words.

   
Program: Worst 1
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Practice at spelling words that are commonly misspelt.

   
Program: Worst Words
Language: BASIC
Programmer: E C Peach
Genre: Literacy
Notes:

Practice with spelling a number of problem word for spelling.

   
DOWNLOAD  
   

2018 - 2021 flaxcottage.com