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Intermediate Skills Pack
Software that covers the basic skills students need to know

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Consists of a group of Merit Software programs bundled together, selected to cover the mid-level competencies necessary to improve students' skills.

The software is self-paced and self-monitored. Students advance as they demonstrate readiness.

Scores are tracked in a record management system that allows teachers to view and print detailed reports.

The questions, answers and explanations of the programs can be spoken aloud by using the Merit Text Talker.

Designed for students in grades 5 through 8 (ages 10 and up), the program can also be used by older students.

“The best thing I have ever bought. I love the automatic scoring and feedback.”
- Cedarville Middle School, Cedarville, AR

Overview

Reading / Vocabulary Intermediate Skills Curriculum
Concepts covered:

  • Determine main idea
  • Identify sequence of details
  • Draw inferences from text
  • Draw conclusions
  • Understand vocabulary from context
  • Use contextual clues
  • Increase word recognition
  • Differentiate fact from opinion
  • Recall facts and details

Writing / Grammar Intermediate Skills Curriculum
Concepts covered:

  • Recognize common errors in word usage
  • Identify parts of speech in context sentences
  • Identify common writing problems
  • Use pre-writing strategies
  • Correct faulty sentence structure
  • Review basic punctuation
  • Write clear, descriptive sentences
  • Organize ideas
  • Develop a paragraph
  • Practice proofreading

Mathematics Intermediate Skills Curriculum
Concepts covered:

  • Practice using addition, subtraction, multiplication, division
  • Identify areas of weakness with whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percents
  • Break down word problems into steps
  • Use key words to analyze how to choose operations
  • Use concrete objects to model algebraic concepts.
  • Relate word problem language to math
  • Interpret and apply information from graphs.
  • Use ratios, proportions, and scales.

All versions of this Merit Software Windows 2000/2003/XP program require 8 MB RAM and 32 MB hard disk space. This program requires a minimum screen resolution of 800 by 600 pixels. Windows Vista and Windows 7 users may run this program in Windows XP mode.

What's Included

The Reading / Vocabulary Basic Skills Curriculum consists of the following titles:
(listed in order of difficulty)

The Writing / Grammar Basic Skills Curriculum consists of the following titles:

The Mathematics Intermediate Skills Curriculum consists of the following titles:

LEARN ABOUT:

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

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Try a Demo

The Intermediate Skills Pack consists of three curriculum components. Among the three components are 8 separate software programs that have been effective in improving students' basic reading, writing, and math skills.

Evaluation versions of all of the programs may be downloaded by clicking the 'Download Demo' link for the corresponding program (each program approximately 10 MB).

Reading / Vocabulary Intermediate Skills Curriculum:

Writing / Grammar Intermediate Skills Curriculum:

Mathematics Intermediate Skills Curriculum:

Buy It / Pricing

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Check the program(s) you wish to purchase and press "Add To Cart."

Intermediate Skills Pack Complete Curriculum- $329 $295.00
Reading / Vocabulary Curriculum - $189.00
Mathematics Curriculum - $135.00
Writing / Grammar Curriculum - $145.00


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SCHOOL, GOVERNMENT and INSTITUTIONAL PRICING INFORMATION:
Represents a substantial discount compared to purchasing programs separately.

PROGRAM VERSIONS PRICE VERSION DETAILS
Home Version $329.00
$295.00*
Use on one computer. Record keeping for 2 students
1 Station: Stand-alone $919.00 Use on one computer. Record keeping for 42 students
5 Pack: 1 Station: Stand-alone $3,229.00 Use a 1 Station: Stand-alone version on up to 5 separate computers (non-networkable)
5 Stations: Networkable $5,739.00 Use on a network with 5 concurrent users. Record keeping for 1,000 students
10 Stations: Networkable $9,775.00 Use on a network with 10 concurrent users. Record keeping for 1,000 students
Site License Contact Us Use on a network with more than 10 concurrent users. Record keeping for 1,000 students

* Special pricing until July 05, 2017.



All versions of Merit programs come with the Teacher Program Manager which allows for student record keeping.