Dragon In A Wagon (PC and Mac, CD-ROM) Diamar Interactive - 1997 USA, Canada Release

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Dragon In A Wagon
Packaging cover Dragon In A Wagon.
Product ID 00354-00299
Product UPC 700354002995
Platform(s) PC and Mac
Packaging Retail Box
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1997
Publisher(s) Diamar Interactive
Category(s) Entertainment, Children's Entertainment, Children's Transportation
Recommended age(s) 4-8.
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Activity centers that teach kids about transportation!

Fun filled education that includes:

  • Vehicle-building activities.
  • A complete art center.
  • Transportation puzzles and more.

A wonderful way to learn about transportation!
Dragon in a Wagon is the perfect way to introduce your child to the wonderful world of transportation. Kids can have fun reading the storybook, or engage in six fun-filled activity centers that are designed specifically to help improve their vocabulary, deductive reasoning, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills. Based on the Magic Castle Readers series, Dragon in a Wagon features path building puzzles, a transportation quiz show, a vehicle construction module, an educational racing game, and a computer drawing and painting activity center.

Vehicle Construction:
Match vehicle parts to blueprints or build your own wacky vehicles, then watch them drive away.

Join the Dragon and Megan as they introduce you to the basics of transportation. You can even record your own voice reading the story.

Quiz Show:
Let the Dragon be your host as you test your transportation knowledge with dozens of questions and prizes.

Path Construction:
Solve puzzles by building and navigating paths for cars, horses, boats, and trains.

Educational checklist:

  • Learn names and types of transportation.
  • Learn proper usage of transportation.
  • Learn about the different parts of vehicles.
  • Build problem-solving skills.
  • Learn the types of terrain that different modes of transportation are made to go on.
  • Learn vehicle facts and history.
  • Use creative thinking to make pictures using crayons, markers, spray paint, and more.
  • Build fundamental reading skills.

A wonderful way to learn about transportation!

The Body Shop.
Create all kinds of custom vehicles.

  • Make vehicles by matching parts to more than 60 blueprints.
  • Turn the key and watch the vehicle come to life.
  • Create your own wacky combinations.

The Art Center.
A complete art center.

  • Paint brushes, markers, crayons, and more.
  • Create and print an endless supply of coloring book pages.

Path Builder.
Build and navigate paths.

  • Construct routes for trains, boats, horses and cars.
  • Includes animated accessories.
  • Build problem-solving skills with 3 skill levels and more than 50 track puzzles.

Out-of-computer activities.
Fun print-out activities.

  • A transportation bingo game.
  • Paper airplanes and boats.
  • Instructions for writing to the Dragon.

Cross Road Puzzle.
A matching game for vehicles and terrains.

  • 3 Skill levels and dozens of vehicles.
  • Watch the animated race to help find correct answers.

Fun story about transportation.

  • Hear the story of the Dragon and Megan.
  • Highlighted phrases build reading skills.
  • Record up to four different voices reading the story.

Quiz Show.
Test your transportation knowledge.

  • A new game every time with 3 skill levels and more than 180 different questions.
  • Correct answers reveal a "surprise" picture on the game board.

System Requirements

PC Windows 3.1
Required CPU 386-33
Required RAM 8MB
Required CD Speed 2X
Required Audio Yes
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color
Misc Support Microphone
PC Windows 95
Required CPU 386DX
Required RAM 8MB
Required CD Speed 2X
Required Audio Yes
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color
Misc Support Microphone
Mac System 7.1
Required CPU Mac LC II
Required RAM 8MB
Required CD Speed 2X
Supported Video 13" 256 Color
Misc Support Microphone

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Dragon In A Wagon. Retail Box back Dragon In A Wagon.



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