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Bilingual Self-Study CD: Horticultural Tools, Equipment and Practices

Bilingual Self-Study CD: Horticultural Tools, Equipment and Practices

Product Details

Product number: 
HORT01
Product type: 
CD
Pub. Date: 
2007

Price: $65.00

This interactive CD from University of Illinois Extension is a fun and easy way to learn English/Spanish vocabulary relating to horticultural practice. The CD also teaches the basics about how landscaping hardware should and should not be used. The text and narration can be switched easily between English and Spanish. Students will appreciate being able to learn at a self-guided pace.

  • Study sections describe hand tools and power tools in English and Spanish
  • Activities section includes quiz questions on identification and matching tools with tasks
  • Pronunciation guide serves as a quick language tutorial

The CD is created primarily for Spanish speaking workers new to the U.S. green industry, but it's also a great tool for landscape professionals who wish to build their Spanish vocabulary. With improved communication, job training will be more effective and efficient. The CD is also ideal for ESL and high school horticultural training programs.

Minimum PC System Requirements: Pentium I; 25 MB free space on hard disk; CD-ROM drive; 1024 x 768 capable monitor; 32 bit colors; Internet Explorer 6.0 or Netscape Navigator 8.0. External speakers and/or headphones may enhance the quality of the sound.

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