July 6, 2012

Weekly iPad Resources and Suggestions from EdTechTeacher (6/26-7/1)


In addition to this annotated list of apps and ideas, EdTechTeacher’s Greg Kulowiec and Beth Holland also maintain the iPad for ETT Diigo Group as well as The iPad As… page which groups apps and resources based on learning goals.

Remember The Milk: Online to-do list and task management
Alternative to Wunderlist, Remember the Milk also ties into Google Docs.

Tags: information_literacy, ipad, apps, Education, organization, productivity

The Flow of History

The Flow of History now has an iPad app that contains hundreds of historical flowcharts with links. Very cool for social studies.

Tags: research, information_literacy, flowcharts, visualization, history, ipad, apps, Education

Solar Walk – 3D Solar System model

This is a great app for learning about the solar system and concepts such as the earth’s rotation.

Tags: science, iPad, astronomy, Elementary, geography, social studies

iPad Apps – LiveBinder

iPad apps for social studies, compiled by Angela Cunningham

Tags: history, apps, socialstudies

Workarounds for Clipping Web Pages into Evernote on iOS

In the continuing battle of content curation, now you can clip to Evernote straight from your iPad.

Tags: evernote, ipad, technology, apps, curation, research

Top 100 FREE Apps! – Smart Apps For Kids

A great comprehensive list, especially for elementary and pre-school students. The top pick is a personal favorite.

Tags: apps, iPad, kids, Elementary, pre-k, preschool


21 minute sessions for just-in-time PD. Great resources for elementary teachers and iPad users. This site is a “just-in-time” resource for preK-3rd grade teachers at Central School. These resources are aligned to the NETS-T national standards and support the district’s goals of technology integration and increased rigor in the classroom.

Tags: iPad, Elementary, professional development, Education

ePubs in Action | Smore

Quick presentation from ISTE12 on using ipads and epubs with helpful links for creating in Mac and PC

Tags: ibooks, ebook, ipad, iste12, ebooks

Copy of iPads in Schools by Mike Fisher – LiveBinder

iPads for Admins

Tags: Livebinders, iPads, Admins

Display Recorder for iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (4th generation) and iPad on the iTunes App Store

Record anything that is happening on your iPad w/ this app and then upload to YouTube…looks a bit buggy though.

Tags: video, flipped, flip, flipclassroom, imovie, screencast

How I made a multimedia ePub (mostly) on my iPad | Remix Teaching

Creating an eBook on the iPad using BookCreator

Tags: Bookcreator, ebook, ibook, epub, ipad

How do I install the Pin It bookmarklet on an iPad/iPhone? : Pinterest

Directions for adding Pinterest bookmarklet on an iPad.

Tags: Pinterest, ipad, apps