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Hot Wired DVD

Hot Wired DVD

Publisher: 4 Learning / Espresso Education

Features 6 x 25 minute programmes suitable for all Awarding Body specifications and for Applied ICT, Interactive Whiteboard compatible. Curriculum Connections: ICT in society, ICT tools and applications, ICT in organisations. Covers exciting and varied case studies from surf dudes to soap operas.

(1) Eye, explores the design and functionality of the London Eye website and discovers what part CAD played in its design.
(2) Websurf, how Devon surf dudes use the internet to communicate and to search and select information. Also looks at using spreadsheet software.
(3) Eden, how ICT helps to control the climate, monitor plants and seeds and manage visitors and tickets. Also looks at using multimedia and database software.
(4) Personal Trainers, decathlon is a retail sports outlet with design and research facilities and its own manufacturing base. This programme looks at how ICT merges these processes and enables the company to function effectively. Also looks at using database software.

(5) Clipper ventures, round the world yacht racing by young people who link to their support team, friends and family via ICT.
(6) Hollyoaks, this programme looks behind the scenes at one of the UK's most successful soap operas to reveal how ICT is used in programme production.

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Format: DVD Video
Key stage: 4
Age range: 14-16+

Ref: HOT-991934-00 Hot Wired DVD - Order Price: 30.00
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Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Deluxe

Publisher: GSP
Finish work faster, save valuable time and put yourself on the path to productivity! Mavis Beacon's keyboarding lessons teach speed and accuracy that pay off in performance. Plus, her Deluxe classroom environment offers innovative, tailored learning experience unlike any other! Mavis teaches you vital keyboarding skills to maximize your productivity in the workplace, school, or at home, guiding you with her easy-going style. The Media Centre - Mavis' learning environment extends into the MediaCentre, featuring a roomful of custom features and exclusive Deluxe content that will help you reach your goals as quickly as possible. Specialised Practice Area - The program will track speed, accuracy, WPM goals and key proficiency. Custom Lesson Designer - Import your own documents to create custom practice lessons. Catch up with important reading as you type analyst reports, company memos, today's newspaper, or articles from your favourite magazine to make the most of your time by accomplishing multiple goals at once! Bonus Word Processing Training CD - Unleash the power of your word processing program to make the most of your computer in every capacity! Train at your own pace and discover countless practical tips within Microsoft® Word. Enhance your marketability in today's global marketplace with this Bonus CD. Entertaining Arcade-Style Games - Splash into Ride the Wave to test your speed, and strive for pinpoint accuracy with Gumball Gambit, two new Deluxe Edition exclusives to keep you on the cutting edge! (10 interactive games in total). Ergonomic Evaluation - Watch video tips on comfortable posture and use the interactive guide to attain proper physical alignment. New features: Practice speed, accuracy and rhythm with 20 new custom lessons. 20 new practice lessons including new HTML documents with over 150 different topics of interest. Bonus CD: Discover countless practical hints and tips for Microsoft Word with this bonus training CD. Test your speed with Ride the Wave, and strive for pinpoint accuracy with Gumball Gambit, 2 entertaining games. Enjoy a freshly updated interface with improved resolution. Interactive Whiteboard compatible.
Format: Windows CD-ROM
Key stage: 2, 3, 4
Age range: 7-16+

Ref: MAV-310157-00 Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Deluxe : V20 Windows CD-ROM - Single User version Price: 25.00
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Very Short Introductions

Very Short Introductions

Publisher: Oxford University Press

The perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly ... Launched by Oxford University Press
in 1995, Very Short Introductions offer concise introductions to a diverse range of subject areas from Climate to Consciousness, Game Theory to Ancient Warfare, Economics to Documentary Film - now available Online. All titles provide intelligent and serious introductions, written by experts in the field who combine facts, analysis, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make challenging topics highly readable. Brilliant. Sharp. Inspiring. Over 370 Very Short Introductions are now available as an online resource offering scholars and students OUP's premier publishing series in an easily discoverable, fully cross searchable, and highly accessible format. Titles can now be found directly alongside reference, biography, bibliography,monograph, dictionary, scholarly, and journal content, making them a more integrated and accessible part of digital research journeys than ever before. Inspiring services for Librarians. Very Short Introductions cover the following subject areas:

- Arts & Humanities including: History, Literature, Philosopy, Religion, Music
- Science & Mathematics including: Physics, Psychology
- Social Science including: Politics
- Law
- Medicine & Health

Brilliant benefits for all kinds of users. Whether you are a researcher, lecturer, student, or just avidly curious, Very Short Introductions allow you to discover a new topic or subject through an intelligent and serious introduction written by authors who are experts in their field. Regularly updated with the newest titles, this online resource can benefit your work and research. Includes Reading Guides and Videos.

Benefits for students: Consider study options, embark on a new module, topic, or essay, or revise a particular topic or subject. Use comprehensive interlinking with other Oxford online resources, enhancing journeys from
introductory material to advanced content. Remotely access the resource from anywhere and at any time-read and research on-the-go.

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Format: Online
Key stage: 3, 4
Age range: 11-16+

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