15 Good iPad Apps for Students Projects and Real World Learning. February 11, 2017 Here is a collection of some very good iPad apps students can use in their classroom projects.
The apps, which are curated from Apple's Real World Learning collection, are geared towards enhancing a number of key skills that include: creative thinking, design skills, literacy skills, coding, and many more. Some of the things students can accomplish using these applications include: create beautiful ebooks to share with others; create visual sketches to record notes; design educational video clips, screencasts and presentations; capture and organize ideas in diagrams and mind maps. 1- Book Creator ‘Book Creator is the simple way to make your own beautiful ebooks, right on your iPad. 6 Good Educational iPad Apps Free Today.
July 15, 2016 Below is a collection of some good iPad apps that are free today.
You may want to check them out while they are on sale. Some of the things you can do with these apps include: remotely access your computer and view and edit your files and folders; create virtual worlds using a variety of 3D materials; organize and manage your daily tasks using a sleek and intuitive calendar; copy and transfer photos between your PC, Mac, iPad or iPhone; scan and translate text from almost any printed source.
The Best 30 Educational iPad Apps in 2014. November 28, 2014 I am not sure if you have seen this or not, but our colleagues in Teachthought have created this wonderful list featuring some of the best educational iPad apps in the year 2014.
The selection attempts to provide teachers and educators with powerful apps to help them perform a variety of digital tasks including : note taking, PDF marking, file sharing, video and presentations creating and many more. I have actually spent some time sifting through its content and found it really worth bringing to your attention. Have a look and share with us what you think of it. Enjoy. 70+ Educational iPad Apps Curated by Teachers for Teachers. 40 iPad Apps for SAMRL Model.
We are all passionate educators and teachers keen on using technology to improve our teaching practices and enhance our students learning but the question is how do we know how much technology we are using and what type of technology we should be using ?
Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has already approached these two questions in a previous post in which I published a great check list that every teacher should be using to the technology he/she is using and how they should be using it, you can access this post HERE. Dr Rueben Puentedura, however, came up with a new model which I think most of you are already familiar with; this is called The SAMR model. I have already talked about this model in a post I published last year but this time I am revisiting SAMR with more details. To start with, SAMR model is a system which you can use to measure your application of technology, or its level of use.
Substitution. 26 iPad Apps to Transform Your Teaching. 8 Great iPad Apps to Manage Your Class. April , 2014 The educational use of iPad spans different key academic areas from knowledge management and distribution to content creation and curation. iPad is analogous to a Swiss knife in that it has multiple functions and can be used for unimaginable number of purposes.
Today I want to focus on classroom management and share with you some useful apps to use in this regard. These apps will help you : randomly select students, monitor noise levels, display messages, track behaviour, and count down time. 7 Good Grading iPad Apps for Teachers. January, 2015 Today's list features some interesting grading apps that you can use on your iPad to grade your students assignments.
Some of these apps have also web based platforms where you can export and share your graded work with students. The apps will also enable you to provide feedback to your students and see what they are actually working on. 6 Great iPad Apps to Organize your Class. October 10, 2014 If you are using or planning to use iPad in your instruction the apps below are definitely a must have.
These are apps that will help you organize your class and enhance students learning. Some of the things you can do with these applications include: create virtual spaces for your classes, share materials with your students such as files and documents, get students to pass in their assignments, post reminders, share quizzes and homework assignments with students, send reports to parents and school administrators and many more. 1- Schoology. 4 Great iPad Apps for Creating Educational Comic Apps to Use in Class. 3 Good iPad Apps for Creating Citations and Bibliographies. A Must See Chart on SAMR Model and iPad Teaching. A Round-up of The Best iPad Apps for Teachers and Educators. November 4, 2014 Here is a chart I have been working on for the last couple of days.
The purpose behind this work is tp provide teachers with a handy resource where they can have free and quick access to some of the best iPad apps to use in their teaching. As you can see below I arranged the apps in such a way that they cover several categories. The Best iPad Apps for Creating Videos, Animations and Tutorials for Students. May , 2014 There are a variety of iPad apps that teachers can use to create different kinds of video materials.
In this post, you will get to learn about the apps you can use to create different video projects. I have divided the video categories into three main sections: apps for creating tutorials for flipped classroom, apps for creating stop motion videos, and apps for creating documentary videos. I- Apps for creating tutorials for flipped classroom Explain Everything is an easy-to-use design, screencasting, and interactive whiteboard tool that lets you annotate, animate, narrate, import, and export almost anything to and from almost anywhere.
Create slides, draw in any color, add shapes, add text, and use a laser pointer. Some Great Apps to Turn your iPad Into An Interactive Whiteboard. January 22, 2016 Visual whiteboarding is a great way to enhance the intelligibility of your teachable content in class.
You can use it to add explicative strength to your lessons and boost students understanding. Visual whiteboarding consists of creating interactive visual representations of data with the help of things such as drawings, sketches, charts, shapes, diagrams…etc. In the collection below, we have curated for you some of the best iPad and Android apps that will enable you to turn your tablet into an interactive whiteboard. Check then out and share with us if you have other suggestions to add to the list. 12 Great iPad Apps for Librarians (Infographic) June 30, 2016 Here is a handy visual for librarians featuring 12 of what we think are very good iPad apps they can use in their daily work. The visual is based on a post we shared here a few months ago. For more app suggestions for librarians, we recommend Nicole Hennig’s book : Apps for Librarians: Using the Best Mobile Technology to Educate, Create, and Engage which covers in more details over 100 Android and iPad apps.
You can also check this infographic featuring 30 good web tools for librarians.