To obtain a free copy of the handbook containing resources and classroom
activities contact the Prairie Connections coordinator.
Each of the 9 ICN sessions can be viewed, live, on the Iowa Database
website at prairie/video/
through the use of streaming video technology.
To view the
programs, you will need(as a minimum):
- 1. An Internet connection of at least 28.8 kbs.
- 2. RealNetworks' RealPlayer 5.0 or greater (A freeware version of
the software is available for download from RealNetworks' website
- 3. A computer with the either of the following minimum system requirements:
---Pentium class; Windows 95, Windows 3.1, or Windows NT; 16 MB RAM;
2 MB of hard disk space; 256 colors; 16-bit sound card with Windows
---Macintosh PowerPC; 8 mb free RAM, 2 MB hard disk space; 256 colors
(More details regarding system requirements can be found at http://www.real.com.
System requirements are greater for RealNetworks' new RealPlayer G2.)
Several of the 3 days of programs will be temporarily archived at prairie/video/,
so you can come back and look at the programs at your convenience.
If you have any questions, please contact Wayne Bruns at firstname.lastname@example.org,
or by phone at 515/323-4183.