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Minnesota Educational Computing Consortium

MECC

The Minnesota Educational Computing Consortium (later Corporation), most commonly known as MECC, was an organization founded in 1973. The goal of the organization was to coordinate and provide computer services to schools in the state of Minnesota; however, its software eventually became popular in schools around the world.



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Odell Lake is a simulation game in which you take the role of a fish in Odell Lake, Oregon. You meet various forms of animal and plant life, including other types of fish. Each time you meet another animal or a plant, you must decide what to do. Your decisions determine whether or not you survive! There are two ways to play Odell Lake: - Go Exploring - Play for Points When you go exploring: - You choose the fish you want to play; - You are told the names of the plants and animals you meet; -...
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First-Letter Fun is a set of four programs that give practice in matching the initial sounds of words with the letters that make those sounds. With the exception of the letters Q and X, all the letters of the alphabet are presented for practice. In the case of words beginning with vowels, only the short vowel sounds are used.
Topics: Educational, Early Learning
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MECC A154 First Letter Fun v1.0
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The following drills review the most fundamental elements of grammar -- the parts of speech. The parts of speech name words according to their function in the sentence. Each drill begins with a diagnostic quiz of three questions. With a perfect score on each quiz, the 7 drills can be completed in 21 sentences. You can master the drills with less than a perfect score. The computer will tell you how many sentences you use to achieve mastery.
Topics: Educational, Language Arts
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Counting Critters is a series of five programs that provide practice on beginning math concepts of numerals and counting. Match Magic - Students practice matching numerals between 1 and 20. When students answer correctly, the person illustrates the meaning of the numeral by showing that number of animals. Counting Safari - Students practice counting 1 to 12 safari anaimals that Charlie Chimp sees from his tree. Pet Store - Students put 1 to 12 identical puppies in Suzy Shopkeeper's pet store...
Topics: Educational, Basic Math, Early Learning
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MECC A158A Paint with Words disk 1
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MECC A308 Rocket Factory v1.0
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Speedway Math provides you with a set of three programs to practice the quick recall of math facts. Tune-up Time - Practice basic math facts of your own choosing. You select the operation, problem types, and number of problems. The lesson is not timed. Practice Laps - Select the operation and do as many practice laps (10 problems) as you like. After each lap, you are given your score, time, and speed. The Big Race - After plenty of practice, you are finally ready for the big race. How long does...
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MECC A725 Elementary Vol. 6 v1.2
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MECC A170 Number Munchers v1.2
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MECC A170 Number Munchers v1.3
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Fun from A to Z consists of three programs that give students practice in distinguishing the letters of the alphabet, matching upper and lower-case letters, and learning the sequence of the alphabet. Birds - Gives practice in discriminating the letters of the alphabet and matching upper and lower-case letters. Dots - Helps students learn the sequence of letters by connecting dots in alphabetical order. Runners - Sharpens students' knowledge of the alphabet sequence by requiring them to select...
Topics: Educational, Early Learning
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Circus Math is a drill and practice package that presents whole number addition problems. The programs are sequenced according to difficulty. Clown Maker - Drills on whole number addition with two digit addends. The problems do not involve regrouping. (20 problems) Clown Car - Drills on whole number addition with two digit addends. The problems may involve up to three addends and do not involve regrouping. (20 problems) High Wire - Drills on whole number addition with 2-4 digit addends. The...
Topics: Educational, Basic Math, Problem Solving
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MECC A220 Fossil Hunter v1.0
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Space Subtraction is a drill and practice package that presents whole number subtraction problems which do not involve regrouping. The programs are sequenced according to difficulty. Cosmic Creature - Drills on whole number subtraction facts with single-digit numbers. (25 problems) Blast Off - Drills on whole number subtraction facts with a two-digit number minus a one-digit number. (25 problems) Zemoon Walk - Drills on whole number subtraction with one- or two-digit numbers and no regrouping....
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MECC A177 Phonics Prime Time Vowels I v1.0
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MECC A231 Spellevator v1.0
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MECC A251 Chemistry The Periodic Table v1.1
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Jenny's Journeys is an exciting adventure in map reading. These programs present the challenge of traveling from place to place in a quaint little town called Lake City. To make getting around town easier, Aunt Jenny has lent you her car. There is a map in the glove compartment and enough gas in the tank to get you wherever you need to go. Jenny's Journeys has three levels of difficulty.
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MECC A703 Elementary Vol. 2 v3.1
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The programs in EZ Logo serve as a tool which students can use to explore the capabilities of the computer and Turtle graphics. EZ Logo 1 - This program includes 24 guided activities ordered according to difficulty. The activities include tracing the path out of mazes, drawing letters, words, patterns and simple objects, and creating original designs. Children can print, but not save, the pictures they create. EZ Logo 2 - This program is totally open-ended, allowing children to create original...
Topic: Educational
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MECC A153 Word Munchers v1.0
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In Energy House, students move through rooms of a house to find and correct energy wasters. As the student corrects an energy waster, the energy efficiency of the house increases. Students are to assume the outside temperature is 0 degrees Celsius, or freezing, and that the house is properly insulated.
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MECC Elementary Volume 1 (v3.4)
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MECC A278 The Living Cell v1.0
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MECC A216 Backyard Birds 1.0
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MECC A271 Grammar Toy Shop v1.0
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MECC A227 Patterns v1.2
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MECC MUSIC THEORY (1980)
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Mathematics Vol I - Graphing, Logic, and Equations These eight programs focus computer power on central concepts in secondary mathematics, including coordinate geometry, algebra, and logic. SLOPE, POLYGRAPH, and POLAR, all versatile graphing utilities, enable students to explore concepts such as slope, intercepts, roots or equations, symmetry, concavity, and translations in both rectangular and polar coordinates. ALGEBRA provides guided practice in solving linear equations. BAGELS is a number...
Topics: Educational, Algebra
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Multiplication Puzzles is a drill and practice package that presents whole number multiplication problems, some of which involve regrouping. The programs are sequenced according to difficulty. Lights Out - Drills on whole number multiplication facts using primarily the factors 0-5. (25 problems) Paper, Rock, Scissors - Drills on whole number multiplication facts using the factors 0-9. (25 problems) Tic-Tac-Toe - Drills on whole number multiplication facts using the factors 0-9 and missing...
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MECC A135 MECC Editor v1.0
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MECC A712 Music Theory Vol. 1 v2.1
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MECC A166 Arithmetic Critters
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MECC A227 Patterns v1.0
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MECC A131 MECC Keyboarding Master
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MECC A214 Wood Car Rally v1.1
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MECC A215 Lunar Greenhouse
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The Friendly Computer is collection of five programs which teach children basic computer use. The Keyboard - The Keyboard program introduces children to the location of various keys and to the use of the shift key. Term Worm - Term Worm introduces children to the devices which make up a computer system and to commonly used keyboard keys. Zebug - Zebug provides children with practice in locating keys on the keyboard in a race against time. Picture - Picture allows children to draw a picture...
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MECC Keyboarding Master is a package in the Keyboarding series. This series, along with four others, is part of MECC's Computing and Information collection. This collection introduces students to the concepts and skills necessary to live in the Information Age.
Topics: Educational, Typing
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MECC A154 First Letter Fun v1.1
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MECC A144 Labels, Letters, and Lists v1.0
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MECC A150 Mastering Math Management System (v1.1)
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MECC A141B MECC Information Manager
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MECC A199 Zoyon Patrol v1.0 side A
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MECC A217 Weeds to Trees v1.0
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MECC A279B Lewis and Clark Stayed Home (v1.0) side B NOT FOR USE BY MECC.CO
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MECC A303 Moving Museum v1.0
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MECC ESTIMATION QUICK SOLVE II (1990)
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MECC A307Z Grammar Madness 1.0
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MECC A116 Puzzles and Posters v1.6
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MECC A196 Fraction Munchers v1.0
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MECC A292 Littletown Zoo (v1.0) side A NOT FOR USE BY MECC.CO
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MECC A407 Book Worm v1.0
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MECC A757 Computer Generated Mathematics Materials Problem Solving Vol. 1 v1.0
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Conquering Whole Numbers is part of MECC's Conquering Math series. This package drills on advanced problems in addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Remediation is provided for students having difficulties. The problems available are: ADDITION - two or more re-groupings; up to four addends. SUBTRACTION - two or more re-groupings; regroup across zero(es). MULTIPLICATION - multiple regroups possible; factors with up to 3 digits; factors with internal zeroes. DIVISION - one or two...
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This unique nine-part primary diskette adds fun and magic to teaching pre-reading skills. Youngsters learn letter recognition and alphabetical ordering in CATERPILLAR and TRAIN. Initial consonant identification is covered in A IS FOR APPLE. PICTURES, WORDS, and SHAPES challenge the memory of young learners in fascinating games of concentration. Three arithmetic programs, SMILE, WUZZLE, and SPACESHIP, turn counting and addition into fun activities.
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Path Tactics, a math game for children ages 5 to 12, is designed to reinforce basic math skills. The game tests players' abilities to use basic math operations and also challenges their problem-solving skills. The Path Tactics game has seven levels of play. Children can choose from Counting, Adding, Subtracting, Multiplying, Dividing, and Subtracting (with negative answers allowed). Children can play against a friend or against the computer. Children can each choose a different level of play...
Topics: Educational, Basic Math, Problem Solving
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MECC A196 Fraction Munchers (v1.0) NOT FOR USE BY MECC.CO
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MECC A221 Murphy's Minerals v1.0
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MECC A240 Computer Inspector v1.0
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MECC A702 Elementary Vol. 2
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MECC A769 Word Processing on the Apple v2.0 side B
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MECC FRACTION CONCEPTS INC (1987)