The Learner's Library: Musical Instruments

This title is part of a range of reference CD Roms designed especially for Key Stage 1 and provides information on a wide selection of musical instruments.

Each instrument is accompanied by a colour photograph, together with its sound and a tune, where appropriate. This combines with two different levels of text (fully narrated for non-readers) for each entry that can be retrieved through the menu, index or search facility.

Activities based on musical instruments, a scrapbook, spoken glossary and printable worksheets are all included in the program, which is fully configurable by the teacher.

This product is also part of The Learner's Library: Volume 1 money-saving compilation.

Key features:

  • A great home-reference resource and ideal for homework!
  • Includes detailed photographs and recordings of real instruments.
  • Three fun activities reinforce learning.
  • Features string, brass, woodwind and percussion instruments.


The Learner's Library  


ICT   Music  

Key stage(s):

1, 2


4 - 7 years

Single user:30.00
3 user:45.00
5 user:60.00
10 user:90.00
20 user:120.00
Site licence:180.00
all prices include media
To purchase, choose your licence type and click buy. Remember, we can invoice UK schools even if you order online.

System requirements

PC: Pentium II 500mhz processor or greater, Microsoft Windows 98, 2000 or XP, 128mb RAM, 16 bit colour.
Mac: Power Mac G3 400mhz processor or greater, OS X (using Classic mode), 128mb RAM, 16 bit colour.

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Screen shots

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The main menu provides access to the main information section, the activities, spoken glossary, scrapbook and teacher settings section.
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The instrument menu subdivides all the instruments included into families and the user simply clicks on an instrument to find out more.
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The search page provides another method of locating information on instruments and will try to find a match even if the word is spelt wrongly!
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The instrument index provides a list of every instrument used throughout the program. A picture of each is displayed and the user clicks an entry to find out more.
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For each instrument, the player can scroll through several pages of narrated information and listen to clips of instruments playing.
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The title also features fun activities. In this one the player must click on the correct instrument.
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