Alphabet Blocks (PC, 1.44MB 3 1/2" Disk) Sierra - 1992 USA, Canada Release

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Alphabet Blocks
Packaging cover Alphabet Blocks.
Product ID 20626-85185
Product UPC 020626851855
Platform(s) PC
Packaging Retail Box
Media 1.44MB 3.5" Disk
Copyright date 1992
Publisher(s) Sierra
Label Sierra Discovery Series
Category(s) Education, Preschool, Alphabet
Recommended age(s) 3+
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Challenge your child's mind and his or her imagination. Take a voyage into exciting worlds of discovery. Familiar, dry, or difficult subjects will never be the same again once you have been on a Sierra Discovery Series adventure.

Now any child who can use a mouse can learn to read.

Alphabet Blocks is a revolutionary educational program that teaches your child all the letters and sounds of he alphabet using proven learning methods and the latest computer technology.

In this fun, engaging introduction to alphabet sounds and names, two computer friends- a cheerful chimp and jolly jack-in-the-box- gently coach your child through the basic rules of the "game" of reading. Kids have a great time as these two infinitely patient tutors offer practice questions and encouragement in the only program on the subject to use accurate, synchronous facial expressions and digitized speech.

Alphabet Blocks helps make the transition to reading easy and can give your child a significant head start in reading proficiency. It's real education that's real fun.

"Even a very young child needs a little or no guidance in it's use..." - MacUser Magazine.

Alphabet Block Features:

  • Four games that teach: letter names, letter sounds, word sounds, letter recognition, mouse control, vowel/consonant recognition, and following directions.
  • Positive reinforcement instruction, with vocal and animated reward sequences.
  • Intelligent recognition and coaching of problem areas.
  • State-of-the-art production values, including full-color animation and digitized sound.

You will learn:

  • Alphabet
  • Phonics
  • Vocabulary
  • Reading

... and much more!

System Requirements

PC Windows 3.1
Required CPU 386
Required RAM 4MB
Requires Mouse Yes
Required Audio Yes
Supported Video VGA 256 Color

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Retail Box cover Alphabet Blocks. Retail Box back Alphabet Blocks.



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