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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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Minnesota Educational Computing Consortium
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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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Topics: Educational, Science
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Welcome to the world of Munchers, Troggles, and fractions. Your job is to help your Muncher eat the right fractions or expressions without getting caught by a Troggle! You may play four different games: 1. Fraction Types - Help the Munchers choose the right type of fractions to eat for lunch. 2. Equivalent Fractions - Help the Munchers eat all the fractions equivalent to a given fraction. 3. Comparing Fractions - Help the Munchers decide whether a fraction is less than or greater than one half....
Topics: Educational, Basic Math
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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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MECC A308 Rocket Factory v1.0
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MECC A153 Word Munchers v1.4
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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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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 A166 Arithmetic Critters
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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 A170 Number Munchers v1.3
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This package presents five engaging games that require players to develop strategies and use their estimation skills in order to be successful. Range Finder - Help Esther Mation quickly locate the correct ranges for actual answers to problems. Tic-Tac-Toe - Play a friend or a computer opponent in Tic-Tac-Toe. Use rounding skills to be the first to get three in a row. Get In Line - Arrange numbers and expressions from smallest to largest as quickly as possible. Estimation Chompers - Quickly...
Topics: Educational, Basic Math
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MECC A725 Elementary Vol. 6 v1.2
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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.
Topics: Educational, Basic Math, Early Learning
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Growgin's Fractions includes 3 games covering fractions. Like Denominators - a tutorial on ordering factions that have like denominators. Like Numerators - a tutorial on ordering fractions that have like numerators. Growgins - a maze game that provides practice in ordering fractions with like denominators or like numerators.
Topics: Educational, Basic Math
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Clock Works has four programs for students learning to tell time. These programs provide practice with telling time and setting clocks. Clocks with hands (analog) and digital clocks are both used. Whats the Time? - What time is shown on the clock? Choose from the four times shown. (20 problems) Set the Clock - Can you get the hands of a clock to the right time? This program will give you a chance to practice. (10 problems) Digital Drill - Let's practice reading time. And while you are doing...
Topics: Educational, Early Learning
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MECC A162 Path Tactics v1.1
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MECC A170 Number Munchers v1.2
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MECC A240 Computer Inspector v1.0
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MECC A337 Treasures for Sales v1.0
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MECC A195 Money Works (v1.1) NOT FOR USE BY MECC.CO
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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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Arithmetic Critters is a collection of four programs designed to give kindergarten and first-grade children individual practice on early mathematics skills. Each program presents exercises that can be solved using counting skills. The exercises are presented in a way intended to reinforce the concepts behind the skills. In Animal Addition, students practice adding two groups of up to nine identical animals. In Fowl Play, students practice subtracting up to nine birds from a group of up to...
Topics: Educational, Basic Math
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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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Topics: Educational, Basic Math
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MECC A154 First Letter Fun v1.1
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MECC A199 Zoyon Patrol v1.0 side A
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MECC A231 Spellevator v1.0
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MECC A170 Number Munchers v1.0
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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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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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MECC A232 Spellevator List Editor (v1.4) NOT FOR USE BY MECC.CO
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MECC A726 Spelling (v2.4)
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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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Addition Logician is a drill and practice package that presents whole number addition problems which involve regrouping. The programs are sequenced according to difficulty. Each program includes a game which emphasizes logic and problem solving. Games include: Three In A Row - Drills on whole number addition with two addends and one regrouping. (20 problems) Zebug Him - Drills on whole number addition with two to for addends and 1 or 2 regroupdings. (20 problems) The Fence Game - Drills on...
Topics: Educational, Basic Math, Problem Solving
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MECC A742 Teacher Utilities Vol. 4 (v2.0)
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MECC A213 Miner's Cave v1.0
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MECC A231 Spellevator (v1.3) NOT FOR USE BY MECC.CO
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MECC A191 Odell Lake v1.0
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MECC A256 Bluegrass Bluff v1.0
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MECC A779 The Friendly Computer v1.4
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MECC A281 Paper Plane Pilot 1.0
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MECC A106 Word Herd Sound Alikes v1.0
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MECC A199 Zoyon Patrol v1.0 side B
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MECC A231A Spellevator
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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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MECC A109 Circus Math
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MECC A217 Weeds to Trees v1.0
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MECC Elementary Volume 1 (v3.4)
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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 A702 Elementary Vol. 1 v3.4
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MECC A738 Mathematics Volume 3 Geometry v1.3
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MECC A278 The Living Cell v1.0
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MECC A231B Spellevator Word List
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MECC A116 Puzzles and Posters v1.6
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MECC A757 Computer Generated Mathematics Materials Problem Solving Vol. 1 v1.0
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MECC A753 Nutrition Vol. 2 v1.5
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MECC A302 Fish School v1.0
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MECC A169 Speedway Math 1.0
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MECC A196 Fraction Munchers v1.0
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MECC A771 Grade Manager v1.1
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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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Smoking Its Up to You (1984)(MECC)(US)[no boot]
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Student Stories allows you to produce eighteen personalized stories suitable for students in the first through third grades. After entering the students' names, you may print a story containing those names.
Topics: Educational, Language Arts
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MECC A728 Spelling Vol. 2 Secondary v3.1
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MECC A231B Spelling List Editor v1.0
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MECC A202 Fraction Concepts, Inc. v1.2
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MECC A221 Murphy's Minerals v1.0
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MECC A196 Fraction Munchers (v1.0) NOT FOR USE BY MECC.CO
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MECC A227 Patterns v1.2
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MECC A758 Computer Generated Mathematics Materials Problem Solving Vol. 2 v1.0
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MECC Elementary Volume 6 (v1.2)