A Round-up of 12 New Educational iPad Apps for Teachers February 16, 2014 As is he habit once every month, I feature here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning a list of some new educational iPad apps that I came across in different blogs and websites. Of course I can not include every single app I bookmarked because the list will be too long, however, the suggestions I have below are the ones that stood out to me from the rest. I invite you to check them out and probably share them with your colleagues. 1- Creative Kids Wiggling mice, giggling colour ghosts, and creepy crawlies - colour pencil drawings come to life with Creative Kids! The app gives children over six a step by step method for creating their own animations and moving images using colour pencils, paper, and a tablet computer. 2- Audio NoteBook Audio Notebook captures everything that is said, so you don't have to worry about missing a thing. 3- Let's Be Social Let's be Social! 4- The Love Book 5- Daisy The Dinosaur 6- TheDesign Museum 7- Color Uncovered 8- Touch Van Gogh
Small Talk: Conversation Starters and Greetings Learning how to say hello (starting a conversation) and ending a conversation smoothly are very important to making friends. Use this listening activity to help you know what to say at the right time. Listen by pressing the "Play Audio" button. Then, select the correct answer for each sentence or question, which may be missing one or more words. Press the "Final Score" button to check your quiz. [ Other Audio Options: Play RealMedia | Play Window Media ] Listen to the sentences again as you read the Quiz Script. Pretend you are sitting at a bus stop waiting for your bus to arrive in about five minutes or so. Want to Tell People About This Listening Activity? Now, write your opinions on a similar topic at Randall's ESL Blog HERE. Randall's Sites: Daily ESL | ESL Blog | EZSlang | Train Your Accent | Tips For Students | Hiking In Utah
Reading Skills & Strategies Posters I’ve been wanting to create Reading Skills and Strategies Posters since the beginning of the year. I started a set in September or October, but didn’t have time to complete them at that point in the year. I’m on a kick of trying to improve things this year so I can have more in place next year at the beginning of the year. Reading Comprehension is one area that needs major improvement. I created the posters to be reference points for myself and my students throughout the year. I pulled these skills strategies from several sources. Each organizer has the title, a prompt (a question related to skill or strategy) a sample graphic organizer and sentence frames (when applicable) to help students respond to the prompt in a complete sentences. When I teach reading comprehension, I usually provide my students with the vocabulary and sentence structure they need to answer the questions I’m going to ask them about the text. These are available in my TpT store.
100 Motivational quotes for high school students [Image posters] Menu Born to Workout Train Hard, Eat Clean, Be an Inspiration. 7Mar 100 Motivational quotes for high school students [Image posters] By James Gold+, March 7th, 2013 | Motivation | 9 Comments Facebook49 Twitter9 Google+7 Now and then we all need a little Inspiration and motivation. Clicking on the image will open in full size, you can use arrow keys to view next/previous. Hi. Related Posts Aamir Khan Workout Schedule and Diet Chart (Full Case Study) Read more → 9 comments so far Kim Says: March 11, 2013 at 11:20 pm I love all of this motivation/inspiration in one place!!! Leave a comment Make sure you enter the * required information where indicated. Your comment... Like us on Facebook Get Health & Fitness Tips in your Inbox Enter your email address: Give +1 on Google plus! Follow me on Google+ Share this on Google+ Back to top Born to Workout Train Hard, Eat Clean, Be an Inspiration. Copyright 2014 Born to Workout About James Gold - Fitness trainer
ESL Listening Comprehension Exercises: Movie clips to practice English | ELL/ELT SECTION 1: Movie Clips Learning through media (movies, music, etc.) is one of the best ways to learn a new language. The exercises below use movie clips to help you to better understand spoken English. Here's what you do: Click on the video you want to watch below.Watch the video, and pay attention to it! Till The Hummingbird Project Silver Linings Playbook Away We Go Aftersun Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Emergency Licorice Pizza Adventureland End of the Tour Basecamp is everyone’s favorite project management app.
50 Popular iPad Apps For Struggling Readers & Writers Whether you’re the parent of a child with a reading disability or an educator that works with learning disabled students on a daily basis, you’re undoubtedly always looking for new tools to help these bright young kids meet their potential and work through their disability. While there are numerous technologies out there that can help, perhaps one of the richest is the iPad, which offers dozens of applications designed to meet the needs of learning disabled kids and beginning readers alike. Here, we highlight just a few of the amazing apps out there that can help students with a reading disability improve their skills not only in reading, writing, and spelling, but also get a boost in confidence and learn to see school as a fun, engaging activity, not a struggle. Note: See also 15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension & 20 iPad Apps To Teach Elementary Reading Helpful Tools Speak It! Fundamentals Reading Writing Spelling