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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego? CD-ROMs for Schools

As agents for the world-famous ACME Detective Agency, student-sleuths must track down the ex-secret agent and her cohorts. As your students pursue Carmen, they'll explore dozens of the world's great cities and diverse cultures, guided by over 1,000 clues about history, the arts, language, currency, and geography. This edition of Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? for Schools includes an electronic reference database with essays, maps, color photos and video clips of spectacular destinations around the world. A key-word search feature makes it easy for students to find the information they're looking for. By using explore mode, students can investigate and research destinations around the globe, so students can focus on the country or region the class is studying. Grades 4-8.

What Makes this Educator's Version Different?
CD-ROM Contents:

  • All new geographic data in the program updated to 2004
  • Support for Windows XP, Windows 2000 and Mac OS X
  • 50 printable outline maps of countries included for use in the classroom
  • Full Install Option lets teachers install and run the software without the CD

    Teacher's Resource CD-ROM Contents:

  • Comprehensive user's guide
  • Sixteen lesson plans correlated to National Geography Standards
  • Tutorials
  • Blackline masters
  • Annotated bibliography of additional student and teacher resources

    System Requirements:

  • Windows:
  • 3.1/95/98/XP
  • 486/33 MHz
  • 8 MB RAM
  • 15 MB Hard Disk
  • 2x CD-ROM Drive

    Macintosh:

  • OS 7.1, OS X (Classic), OS X.4
  • 680/20 MHx, PowerPC
  • 6.5 MB RAM
  • 25 MB Hard Disk
  • 2X CD-ROM Drive
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