This page gathers all of the Bloomin' Apps projects in one place.Each of the images has clickable hotspots and includes suggestions for iPad, Google, Android, and Web 2.0 applications to support each of the levels of Bloom's Revised Taxonomy.The use of the triangle shape for Bloomin' apps projects was not used to help clear up the misunderstanding that the levels are hierarchical andthe top levels only make up a tiny portion of the cognitive processes.I have created a page to allow you to share your favorite Web 2.0, iOS, or Android app with others. Option 1 I was recently reflecting on the triangular shape the Bloom's taxonomies utilize. Since the cognitive processes are meant to be used when necessary, and any learner goes up and down the categories as they create new knowledge, I was thinking another type of image might be more explanatory.Here is my draft of the idea of the "interlocking of the cognitive processes" or the "Cogs of Cognition". Option 2
*** If you need the cliff notes version of this post, skip down to the Call to Action section! Last year I had a “hunch” about learning…specifically about curriculum. That hunch turned into a full fledged idea and a mission to do better for kids.
Best Educational Apps for Kids Downtime in the busy summer months probably consists of the kids playing some sort of game like Smurfs Village or Angry Birds on your smartphone. But did you know there are fantastic educational apps for kids out there as well? The apps listed below earn high marks when it comes to combining learning with fun.
I found this great video over at iPads in Education, and I really love how well it shows the uses of iPads (or tablet computers) in the classroom. You can get some great tips about how to actually utilize the devices in your lessons. Watch how this teacher uses the iPads for so many different subject areas and classroom tasks.
In the next few days, I will be rolling out a class set of iPads. Below are 5 apps that will be essential to making this pilot work. Dropbox The 5 must have apps for a class set of iP@ds
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