# 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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MECC A168 Clock Works
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MECC A109 Circus Math v1.0
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MECC A725 Elementary Vol. 6 v1.2
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MECC A214 Wood Car Rally v1.1
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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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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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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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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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MECC A170 Number Munchers v1.3
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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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MECC A191 Odell Lake v1.0
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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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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
Minnesota Educational Computing Consortium
by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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MECC A166 Arithmetic Critters
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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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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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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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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...
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MECC A170 Number Munchers v1.2
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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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MECC A177 Phonics Prime Time Vowels I
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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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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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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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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...
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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...
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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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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....
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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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MECC A109 Circus Math
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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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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 A308 Rocket Factory v1.0
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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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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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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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MECC A153 Word Munchers v1.0
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MECC A154 First Letter Fun v1.1
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MECC A302 Fish School v1.0
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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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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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MECC A728 Spelling Vol. 2 Secondary v3.1
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MECC A213 Miner's Cave v1.0
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MECC A731 Elementary Vol. 7 v1.0
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MECC Teacher Utilities Vol. 1 v3.6
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MECC A784 Problem Solving Strategies v1.3
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MECC A140 MECC Dataquest The Presidents v1.1 side A
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MECC A199 Zoyon Patrol v1.0 side A
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MECC A177 Phonics Prime Time Vowels I v1.0
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MECC A752 Nutrition Vol. 1 v1.2
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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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MECC A183 Words at Work Compound It v1.0
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MECC A227 Patterns v1.2
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MECC A147 Multiplication Puzzles
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MECC A141A MECC Information Manager
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MECC A351 Get Well, Woolly v1.0
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MECC A176 Phonics Prime Time Final Consonants
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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...
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Computer Generated Mathematics Materials Volume 2 - Problem Solving (Grades 3-8) Each of the five problem-solving components in this teacher utility package can be used to make worksheets or tests for individuals or for an entire class. You can select from 236 different objectives covering approximation and estimation, purchasing, money, division and multiplication, and picture and equation. With a printer, you have the capability of creating many different materials quickly and easily because...
Topics: Educational, Basic Math, Problem Solving
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by Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation
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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 A178 Phonics Prime Time Vowels II v1.0
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MECC A227 Patterns v1.0
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Number Line - Gives practice in estimating the location of whole numbers and decimals on a number line. Estimate - Drills on estimating problems in addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and percentages. Heartbeat - Provides exercise in estimating the number of heartbeats in a given period of time. Shopping - Gives practice in estimating the amount of money spent on a shopping trip.
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MECC A147 Multiplication Puzzles (64K 1985)
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MECC A201 Conquering Whole Numbers v1.1
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MECC A737 Mathematics Volume 2 Measurement v1.1
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MECC A141B MECC Information Manager
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MECC A181 Words at Work Prefix Power 1.0
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MECC A726 Spelling (v2.4)
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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 A214 Wood Car Rally v1.0