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August 2000

Online Educational Activities at Syvum
http://www.syvum.com/online/index.html
GRADE LEVEL: K-12, Parents

CONTENT:
This is an interactive, entertaining, and educational destination from Syvum Technologies that contains material to practice and build basic skills in English and math.

AESTHETICS:
Bright colors, imaginative graphics, and cute animations are sure to appeal to the younger crowd.

ORGANIZATION:
Content is organized around "SyvumBooks," digital books on a variety of topics. There is also a quick-link list at the bottom of each page, making navigation easy.

REVIEW:
The online activities in math and English are appropriate for K through 6 classrooms. Activities are arranged in levels of difficulty, giving students the opportunity to begin with the most simple and progress to more difficult tasks. English activities cover such skills as vocabulary, spelling, grammar, and reading. Math activities cover addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, algebra, and word problems. Click on the Syvum Family Fun Zone link to be transported to an "Interactive Edutainment World." Included are quizzes, brainteasers, word power activities, recipes, and more. All the content on this site is dynamically generated, so there is something new to see and learn each time a user reloads.

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