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TOOL FACTORY LAUNCHES SOFTWARE BUNDLE FOR BUDGETING EASE!

Sunderland, VT, August 14, 2006 - Tool Factory launches a new line of software and hardware bundles to meet the most popular demands of schools and reduce procurement hassles! Each bundle combines families of related software titles to serve core curriculum or special needs, all at a discounted price.  Bundles have been created for autism, science, math, reading, PMLD, touch skills, switch access, and so much more.  

Software Bundles

Autism Bundle - A strong combination of 11 programs includes cause-and-effect software, sequencing, and speech integration software.

Dyslexia Bundle - A generous blend of titles combines Dyslexia Screener with supporting activities in sequencing, b/d difficulties, keyboarding, tracking, and reading comprehension. 

Elementary Math Bundle - For an introduction to the foundation of mathematics, 12 programs cover the basics of number concept as well as advanced titles for math enthusiasts.  Learn to read a clock, hone mapping skills, or use interactive flash card with the whole class.

Middle School Math Bundle - Students apply foundational skills to conquer new and more challenging mathematical concepts!  Problem solving software as well as algebra, and skills-building programs are included.

Speech/Language Bundle – This bundle is a Speech & Language specialist’s dream!  A wonderful blend of speech-integrated programs includes voice recording and voice activated software, along with a headset with microphone. Students can record their own voice and hone literacy skills at the same time.

Early Learning Bundle - A great selection of software includes cause-and-effect activities, skill building in music, numbers, and phonics.  It also includes visual discrimination and tracking software for pre-readers!  The complete package includes 13 software titles and one set of color-coded magnetic letters for phonemic awareness. 

Art Bundle – Create artistic masterpieces, enhance digital images with fun effects, and invent new characters with these 5 drawing programs! 

Music Bundle - Learn the basics of music composition with animated characters, craft your own music on a grid, or learn music theory with 6 different music programs!

Screener/Assessment Bundle – Assess your school’s population for Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Sensory Awareness, and Emotional Literacy.

ESL Bundle – An assortment of software titles combines the fundamentals of reading with keyboarding tools in English or Spanish.  A screen reader can speak English or Spanish text to promote literacy skills development.

PMLD – Screen for sensory awareness, the use software to mimic the sensory learning environment with sound, touch, and auditory stimulation. 

Reading First – Teach the fundamental building blocks of reading with interactive activities, workbooks, and games. 

  Elementary Science Explore early scientific reasoning skills through instructional simulations, games, skill builders and so much more.  Have your students winning the Nobel Prize at age 9!

Spelling – Your spellers will love this combination of phonics, games, memory activities, and mnemonic devices to support spelling skills. Teachers will love the assessments and placement tests.

Touch Skills Bundle -  Get a 17” Magic Touch monitor and a wonderful mix of software titles designed to encourage targeting and reactions skills.

Switch Bundle - Combine two 5” diameter switches, a switch box, and a series of 6 software titles to introduce the use of a switch, encourage timing, left and right discrimination, and multiple switch hits. Progress to literacy skills development. 

Mobile Digital Camera Lab – Outfit your entire school with one purchase! Get 10 Olympus FE series digital cameras, 1 yearbook camera, USB card readers, batteries and chargers, instructional guide, and project-building software, all in durable and secure rolling case.  


Where to Buy

All bundles are available from Tool Factory’s website or by purchase order.

Tool Factory Inc., 3336 Sunderland Hill Road, Sunderland, VT 05250
To Order: (800) 220-8386               Fax PO to: (802) 375-6860

Dyslexia Bundle
Grades K-8, Inclusive
Platform:         PC/Mac Networkable
Item #: 2193
Single:            $925.95   Unlimited Network Site License:           $4,920.95
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/index/page?page=product&id=2193

Autism Bundle
Inclusive
Platform:         PC/Mac Networkable
Item #: 2192
Single:            $522.95   Unlimited Network Site License:           $3,999.95
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/index/page?page=product&id=2192

Elementary Math
Grades K-6, Inclusive
Platform:         PC/Mac Networkable
Item #: 2187
Single:            $719.95   Unlimited Network Site License: $4,769.95

http://www.toolfactory.com/products/page?id=2187

Middle School Math
Grades 5-9
Platform:         PC/Mac Networkable
Item #: 2188
Single:            $389.95   Unlimited Network Site License: $2,939.95

http://www.toolfactory.com/products/page?id=2188

Speech/Language Bundle
Grades K-8, Inclusive
Platform:         PC/Mac Networkable
Item #: 2196
Single:            $399.95   Unlimited Network Site License:           $2,999.95
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/page?id=2196

Early Learning Bundle
Grades K-3, Inclusive
Platform:         PC/Mac/Networkable
Item#:              2195
Single:            $599.95   Unlimited Network Site License:           $4,399.95
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/page?id=2195

Art Bundle
Grades K-3, Inclusive
Platform:         PC/Mac/Networkable
Item #: 2197
Single:            $229.95   Unlimited Network Site License:           $1,999.95
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/page?id=2197

Music Bundle
Grades K-8, Inclusive
Platform:         PC/Mac/Networkable
Item #: 2198
Single:            $249.95   Unlimited Network Site License:           $1,929.95
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/page?id=2198

ESL Bundle
Grades K-13+, Inclusive
Platform:         PC/Mac/Networkable
Item #: 2189
Single:            $849.95   Unlimited Network Site License:           $7,879.95
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/page?id=2189

Touch Screen Bundle
Inclusive
Platform:         PC/Mac/Networkable
Item #: 2194
Single:            $1,089.95   Unlimited Network Site License:        $4,829.95
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/index/page?page=product&id=2194

Switch Bundle
Grades K-2, Inclusive
Platform:         PC/Mac/Networkable
Item #: 2190
Single:            $559.95   Unlimited Network Site License:           $2,999.95
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/page?id=2190

Mobile Digital Camera Lab
Grades K-13+, Inclusive
Platform:         PC/Mac/Networkable
Item #: 2200
Single:            $3,357.00
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/page?id=2200

PMLD Bundle
Special Education/Inclusion
Platform:         PC/Mac/Networkable
Item #: 2191
Single:            $450.95   Unlimited Network Site License:           $2,869.95
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/page?id=2191

Reading First Bundle
Grades K-5, Inclusive
Platform:         PC/Mac/Hybrid/Networkable
Item #: 2185
Single:            $1,147.95   Unlimited Network Site License:        $8,629.95
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/page?id=2185

Elementary Science Bundle
Grades K-5
Platform:         PC/Networkable
Item #: 2184
Single:            $1,036.95   Unlimited Network Site License:        $7,229.95
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/page?id=2184

Spelling Bundle
Grades K-5, Inclusive
Platform:         PC/Mac/Hybrid/Networkable
Item #: 2186
Single:            $392.95   Unlimited Network Site License:           $2,295.94
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/page?id=2186

ABOUT TOOL FACTORY

Tool Factory is a woman-owned, Vermont-based business with the goal to make a difference in US education by providing superior academic software. The catalog offers over 150 titles, including a suite of digital imaging products designed to maximize the use of digital photographs in the classroom. Teachers, students, and parents join the Tool Factory staff in testing products to ensure that they are easy to navigate, fun to use, and beneficial to the learning process. Tool Factory is now combining many of the special education and mainstream products to better serve the inclusion classroom.

Media Contact: Jennifer Sweeney
Tool Factory Inc., 3336 Sunderland Hill Road, Sunderland, VT 05250
Telephone: (802) 375-6549 Ext. 201 Fax: (802) 375-6860
Email Address: Jennifer@toolfactory.com
Orders: orders@toolfactory.com
Website: http://www.toolfactory.com