Shelly's-My First Computer Game
Shelly's - My First Computer Game is the premier program for early computer literacy. Your child will follow Shelly the Snail on an exciting trail of discovery while improving early reading, letter recognition, memory, essential computer skills and critical thinking!
With simple instructions and a “wee-eye” point-of-view, youngsters can relate to lovable Shelly the Snail.
As your child navigates Shelly's - My First Computer Game, Shelly leads children ages 3 – 6 through mastery of basic computer skills into the exciting interactive tale of Goldilocks and the Three Bears plus an activity center filled with fun age-appropriate challenges sure to bring smiles and build confidence!
Increase fine motor and listening skills!
Shelly's - My First Computer Game goes beyond computer literacy instruction. This great program is packed with playful research-based activities, interactive story-telling and exciting educational games. Your child will:
- Develop basic computer skills such as; open, close, single and double click forward and back navigation
- Windows memory interfaces
- Keyboard familiarity
Learn early academic fundamentals including; sequencing, letter recognition, critical thinking and reasoning.
Improve creativity and build confidence!
Shelly's - My First Computer Game is special because it introduces pre-schoolers to the computer environment while teaching them how to play in that environment. It makes it easy for even the youngest kids to pick up computers thanks to Shelly and the supportive, no-fail environment she creates for kids to practice their computer skills.
What Can I Expect From Shelly's - My First Computer Game?
Shelly's - My First Computer Game is the perfect introduction for your child getting acquainted with technology. Shelly the Snail begins with a cheerful "Hello" and then explains to your child the different parts of a computer: the monitor, keyboard, keys, mouse, computer and CD-ROM drive.
Shelly's - My First Computer Game next describes how to press the left mouse button, demonstrates the difference between a single click and double click, and shows how to place a CD-ROM in the drive.
Your child then advance to the richly animated, warmly narrated story of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears." It is, of course, the classic tale of Goldilocks, who, while walking in the woods, stumbles upon the home of the three bears.
Engaged by the storybook of Shelly's - My First Computer Game, your child will then have an opportunity to use the mouse and keyboard skills learned in the introduction to prompt fun animations and sounds on the pages of the interactive storybook.
These repetitive interactions develop fundamental computer skills while encouraging confidence in computer usage and independent play.
Throughout Shelly's - My First Computer Game, your child earns stars that can be used in the activity center. Here your child can visit and independently play seven fun, developmentally appropriate activities that reinforce these skills. These fun activities help develop early reading and memory, attention, fine motor skills, listening, creativity and independent play.