First Categories Software

A categorization program for teaching students 60 common nouns and how they relate to each other

Product Features:
  • Includes innovative activities, 120 illustrations, 120 photographs, and 3-D animations
  • Ideal for grades pre-k and up
  • Limits visual stimulation based on individual student need
  • Engages with students through six different activities 

Product Item No. Price Qty
First Categories Software LRA-FC07W $59.00



First Categories uses 60 common nouns in six categories to teach categorization skills. Innovative activities, 120 illustrations and 120 photographs, and exciting 3-D animation make this program fun and effective. Choose full-screen scenes and 3-D blocks for learners who are motivated by visual stimulation, or a simple black background for those who are easily distracted. Grades pre-K and up.

Supplemental Activities:

  • Build-a-Category introduces each item in a category until all 10 items appear together.
  • Single Item Review presents one item and gives its name and category.
  • Robot Review presents and names four items from single category.
  • Find Four displays 10 items and student finds four that belong to same category.
  • Magnet Match asks students to match item to one of four items.
  • Pick-a-Pair presents five pairs of items and student finds pair from same category.

Software requirements: Windows XP or higher, Mac OSX 10.6 or higher, CD drive required for installation.


Additional Info

Additional Info

Age Group Pre-K, Elementary, Secondary, Transition
Subject English Language Arts, Literacy
Copyright N/A
Platform Windows, Mac
Media Type CD
Downloadable No
License 3 computer license

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