Transferring the characters and concepts from Bill Cosby’s “Little Bill” television show on Nick Jr., this software teaches kids early math and logic skills. Kids play with Little Bill in four different seasons of the year; and, in each, they help him to create a seasonal surprise. To create the surprise, players need to play five games to earn needed items. In the games, kids sort aliens, arrange photos in order to create a story, match colors and shapes to create a tunnel for Little Bill’s hamster, and more. This program has a gentle manner about it as kids play with Bill and learn preschool skills. It also provides good mouse practice for those new to the computer.
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