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Writers Companion

Writers Companion | Arnie Uretsky

Author: Arnie Uretsky

2nd Grade-College/Adult

Meets state and national writing standards -- Aligned with Texas TEKS

Developing Successful Writers!

1) BRAINSTORM.....2) ORGANIZE.....3)


Writer's Companion Version 2.6 helps you organize concepts and ideas from the initial stages through completion. Powerful yet simple tools guide you step by step through the writing process. When you are finished, use Writer's Companion to publish your work or export to your favorite word processor or page layout program .Compose in English or Spanish. Includes a Spanish dictionary, spell checker, and text-to-speech. UK dictionary/Spell checker also included.

Ideal for:

  • Writing instruction, Special Education, Bilingual/ELL/ESL and Spanish Language
  • Prepares students for higher SAT/writing assessments
  • Meets state and national writing standards
  • Aligned with (Texas) TEKS
  • Meets Title 1- 3- 7 funding requirements
  • Special Education - 508 compliant

3 Programs in 1!

Graphic Organizer Word processor - Edit Tools:
  • Cluster
  • Time Line
  • Venn Diagram
  • Text-to-speech
  • Spell Checker
  • Readability
  • Thesaurus
  • Dictionary
  • Word count
Desktop publisher - Graphics:  
  • Hundreds of thematic graphics
  • Easily import graphics from the Web, cell phone, digital camera, scanner or any clip art library

System Requirements:

  • Windows: Windows 98 or higher (including ME/2000/XP/Vista/Windows7) with 128 MB RAM (256 rec.)
  • Macintosh: System 9.2.2 or higher (including OXS) with 64 MB RAM (128 recommended)
  • Software: QuickTime 6 or higher