30 July 2014





Catch Up™ Digital Games

Currently, there are three collections of digital games* to complement Catch Up Literacy (making a total of sixty-nine individually designed games in fifteen animated worlds - all in English and in Welsh!) (we are currently researching Catch Up Numeracy digital games).

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(* The Catch Up Literacy Digital Games were previously known as the Catch Up CD ROMs).

Gemau Digidol Dyfal Donc

All three collections are available in Welsh medium: Gemau Digidol Llythrennedd Dyfal Donc.

Thanks to support from DCELLS, the Welsh medium online versions will soon be available FREE to all schools in Wales. Details will be announced on this page as soon as they are available.

  
Catch Up Literacy Digital Games

  Ages NC Levels
Digital Games 1 6 - 11 1 - 2c
Digital Games 2 6 - 11 2c - 3c
Digital Games 3 8 - 14 1 - 3

 

  
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All three collections of Catch Up Literacy Digital Games are now available online!

The Catch Up Literacy Digital Games (online) support teaching by providing all the features of the CD ROM versions, plus:

  • the opportunity for learners to use the games at home, continuing exactly where they left off
  • a single interface from which you can monitor learner progress across all three collections (wherever they play the games)
  • the ability to drill down to identify the words and tasks with which the learner is having difficulty

For further details, please see the Catch Up Literacy Digital Games (online) user guides.

For each collection of Catch Up Literacy Digital Games, you may purchase blocks of user credits:

For parents and carers 3 user credits: £15.00 (including £2.50 VAT)
For schools and other organisations 10 user credits: £45.00 (+ £9.00 VAT)
50 user credits: £175.00 (+ £35.00 VAT)
100 user credits: £300.00 (+ £60.00 VAT)

 

USER CREDITS

A user credit is required for each learner who is going to play a Catch Up Literacy Digital Games collection (one credit per learner, per Digital Game collection). There is no 'use by date' for user credits. However, once a user credit is allocated to a learner and the learner has played one game, the user credit is no longer available to be allocated to another learner.

To purchase user credits, please use this order form (NB At present, we are unable to take online payments).

 

While stocks last, CD ROM versions (network/site licence) are available at £500.00 plus £100.00 VAT (includes postage and packing within the UK, delivery within 14 days of receipt of order).

Catch Up™ Literacy Digital Games 3

Screen shots from Catch Up Literacy Digital Games 3BETT finalist logo

 

 

 

 

 

Digital Games 3 is a unique resource designed for struggling readers aged 8 to 14 working at NC Levels 1-3.
There are twenty-five games in five worlds:

  • Underworld
  • Yeti
  • Rising damp
  • Dead man’s chest
  • Abandoned

Each world covers a hierarchy of skills from segmenting and blending phonemes to recognition of high frequency words, to reading whole paragraphs for comprehension and recall.

Features also include:

  • easy access to any activity at any time
  • a comprehensive ‘strategy hint’ system to prompt the learner to work out the correct response

Catch Up Literacy Digital Games 3 is also available in Welsh medium: Gemau Digidol 3 Llythrennedd Dyfal Donc

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Click here to read a review from the British Dyslexia Association: "This new CD has great graphics and sound effects that look like they have been taken straight out of a typical computer adventure game."

  
Catch Up™ Literacy Digital Games 2

Scren shots from Catch Up Literacy Digital Games 2Digital Games 2 consists of graded reading, spelling and comprehension activities for learners aged 6 to 11 at NC Levels 2c–3c. These games are also suitable for learners in Years 7 and 8. Some of the games support Phases 3, 4 and 5 of Letters and Sounds.

There are twenty-two games in five worlds:

  • Land of the Dinosaurs (adjacent consonants)
  • The Lost City (short/long vowel phonemes)
  • Planet Zizz (high frequency words)
  • The Swamp (comprehension)
  • The Tomb of King Heb (comprehension)

Features also include:

  • easy access to any activity at any time
  • a facility for teachers to add their own words to the high frequency word list

Catch Up Literacy Digital Games 2 is also available in Welsh medium: Gemau Digidol 2 Llythrennedd Dyfal Donc

Click here to download an order form

  
Catch Up™ Literacy Digital Games 1 Minimize

Digital Games 1 consists of graded reading, spelling and sequencing activities for learners aged 6 to 11 working at NC Levels 1–2c. Some of the games support Phases 2, 3 and 4 of Letters and Sounds.

There are twenty-two games in five worlds:

  • Escape from Spooky Castle (regular spellings, common letter patterns)
  • Underwater World (high frequency words)
  • Rain Forest Journey (further high frequency words)
  • Return from Red Planet (initial sounds, digraphs, adjacent consonants)
  • Rally Racing (further high frequency words)

The games also include:

  • picture and word rhyme matching
  • look/listen, cover, write, check spelling
  • word and sentence sequencing
  • speed spelling

Catch Up Literacy Digital Games 1 is also available in Welsh medium: Gemau Digidol 1 Llythrennedd Dyfal Donc

Click here to download an order form

  

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