Description Explore the new world as a European power in the 15th Century by funding and sending expeditions out into the unknown. Hire captains, build ships and outfit voyages to learn of the wonders of the new world.
Description Looking for a way to help students enjoy maths and improve their results? Math Champ is a challenging and innovative quiz game designed for classrooms that your kids will go nuts over - any student with an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch can compete head to head - at the same time - to become to the class Math Champ. ***** Shortlisted in the 2012 Desire2Learn Edge Challenge ***** "The future of interactive learning", Edudemic.com Here’s how it works:
FETC 2013 | Feature 31 Top Apps for Education from FETC 2013 Like last year , this year's popular App Shootout at FETC 2013 tossed around dozens of useful apps for teachers and students. Once again the closeout session was led by ed tech pros Gail Lovely, Hall Davidson, and Jenna Linskens, who each presented apps in three different categories of their choosing, including their favorite "wow" apps. Read on for a selection of the most buzzed about apps for Apple devices. For even more app ideas, visit the shootout's Web site and complete app list Google Doc .
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There are numerous sites that are now offering Tutorials and how-to guides for creating ebooks in iBook Author . As teachers are now comfortable with the idea of creating their own e-textbooks more and more people are looking for resources to learn how to build touch enabled books that take full advantage of the iPad capabilities. Inserting video and high resolution photographs is one thing but how about inserting 3D manipulatives and models that are touch sensitive.
Posted: April 14, 2012 by Jacqui Murray in K-5 Tech training , Tech ed , Web 2.0 Tags: apps , ipad , teched Click for more information OK–I left one app off the list of 107 Favorite iPad Apps published earlier this week. It’s called Murky Reef. It’s advertised as ‘a series of thematic educational apps that encourages critical thinking through contextual game play’ and includes specific apps for language, science, and different grade levels.
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Description Create your own unique shows with animation and audio in real time! Simply pick out your actors and backdrops, drag them on to the stage, and tap record. Your movements and audio will be recorded in real time for playback later. This app is as fun as your own creativity.
CommonCore Colleen Gravel, Director of Curriculum and Instruction for Plumsted Township School District wants everyone to know about the app called Common Core, which lists all the topics in the Math and Language Arts curriculum from kindergarten through 12th grade. The whole standard is there in a nice, neat package for your easy reference. Navigate through the subjects, then grades, right through to each individual standard and exactly what the student must learn.
What would you rather get for your classroom, an iPad 2 and Apple TV or an Interactive Whiteboard? Are your teachers asking for Interactive Whiteboards? Hold on to that discussion and don’t answer until you know all of the possibilities! I think we now have the ability to put together a very highly effective digital classroom with the combination of iPad 2′s, a digital projector, and an Apple TV. All of this can be done at a fraction of the cost of most 21st century classrooms that have combined the use of Interactive Whiteboards.
Description myIEPmeeting helps parents and guardians effectively participate in their student’s Individualized Education Program (IEP) process. Works well with Iphone but is a hit or miss when it comes to the iPad... We have developed simple tools to help them: 1. Organize and gather information, 2. Monitor child’s progress and 3.
I am often asked by new iPad owners which apps they should install first. That’s a tough question as it all depends on each individual and how they want to use their new device. There are literally hundreds of lists out there about the best iPad apps — especially since a lot of those are year-end lists. But even if you send these lists to the new user they have to wade through these lists and make decisions based on limited information — after all, they just got the iPad and may not realize how much they can do with this great device. So, instead of sending all these lists — I’m not going to mention any of them here — simply because all you have to do is search for “ Best iPad Apps ” on your favorite search engine — try an app called AppStart ! AppStart is a great app for finding the apps that fits your needs.
Whether you are a teacher in a 1:1 ipad or itouch classroom, have a class ipad or your own iOS device these are my must have apps for 2012 EVERNOTE (Free, iPad, iTouch, Mac, Web) http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/evernote/id281796108?mt=8 I use Evernote as a digital portfolio and e-notebook.