open books shortcut is on your desktop.
Double-click to open it.
you see a row of clocks. Click on HOUR 1.
on any clock to see a drop-down lesson menu.
clock hour is one session. Each session is 1-2 hours.
class meets twice a week, the program will take 12 weeks.
on the triangle button. The program
speaks the first word.
word is below the box. Type it in the text box.
Click space bar to move forward. Don’t forget the period.
Click the space bar after the period.
space bar after the period. The program speaks the
sentence, and the cursor goes to the next sentence.
the space bar on the last sentence, the cursor goes to the next
on book stack
to choose new lesson.
capitalizes all text prompts.
lamp toggles text on and off.
move page back and forward.
Click button to hear recorded sentence sound. Mouse-over
an any icon to see a grammar tag. Click any icon to
hear the computer speak that word.
Click on triangle for dictation. Type. Use space bar to
move to next word. If correct, program moves to next word.
row is below input boxes. Circle button
toggles text off and on.
at the top of the screen. Do you see a lamp? It is ON
when you open the lesson. Click the lamp
OFF to hide the words. Listen to the sentence.
the rectangle button, next to the icon
row. Listen to the sentence.
the sentence OUT LOUD. (In the listening mode,
you don’t read. You don’t type. You just listen
on the next rectangle. Do not type. Just listen and speak.
Is this too difficult?
on the icons one by one and speak each word.
Now try the whole sentence again. Repeat until you speak
the spelling light OFF
(on the task bar) to hide the text.
on the triangle button. It starts the dictation.
Don’t type until you click the triangle button.
The speech won’t work without this button.
to type the words without looking. Is
this too difficult?
this: Mouse over the icon. A small tag pops up
and shows the word. The tag goes away after a second.
Move your cursor away from the icon, and then back on
the icon. You will see it again. Now try again to type