Thank you for your continued support of StarrMatica! In this issue, you will find information about our slider bar upgrades, resource upgrades and the Mobilepresenter® by Numonics. Happy New Year!

~Emily Starr
Slider Bar Upgrades

A slider bar with navigation controls that allow users to fast forward, rewind, stop and play instructional slides was added to the following lessons during the month of December:

  • Algebra I
  • Compare and Contrast
  • Inference
  • Summarizing
Resource Upgrades

New links have been added in the resources sections of 3-D Solids, 2-D Shapes, and Probability. Check them out!

3-D Solids: Virtual Manipulatives #4 and #5; Interactive Practice #14, #15, and #19-#24; and Game #29

2-D Shapes: Virtual Manipulatives #13, #14, #16, #27, and #31-#41; Interactive Practice #45; and Game #55

Probability: Virtual Manipulatives #1-#5, #9; Interactive Practice #23-#26, #30; and Games #36 and #37

StarrMatica Recommends the Mobilepresenter®

Did you know you can navigate your computer while moving around the classroom and allow students to interact without leaving their seats? With the Mobilepresenter® by Numonics, you can! The Mobilepresenter® offers the same software and functions of an interactive whiteboard at a fraction of the cost. Click the link below or copy and paste it into your browser to learn more.

The Mobilepresenter® retails for $349; however, StarrMatica members have the opportunity to purchase the Presenter for $299 between January 1, 2009 and March 31, 2009.

Contact StarrMatica via email at or via phone at 563-219-2111 to schedule a free demo of the Mobilepresenter®.