December 21, 2012
From all of us at EdTechTeacher, we wish you a Happy Holidays!
Platform similar to SubText that allows teachers to publish PDF, ePub, Word and Excel & classes / students can read collaboratively on any device. Documents are published using HTML5 = iPad friendly.
Solid list of iPad related articles under the “iPad Articles” section
Great math activity with or without stories. Have students graph the story.
Technology Integration Matrix with video examples for every topic and level of integration. Not iPad specific, but a great place to start when integrating technology.
iPads for admins Diigo list
This free web tool converts Microsoft Publisher files into PDFs.
Apps in Education blog post with a list of apps to create books.
iPads in HS Math
Math for mobiles…not specifically for ipads, but helpful.
Blog post about using ThreeRing in an Kindergarten classroom
Full guide from Edutopia
TeacherKit works on iPad and helps teachers keep track of students, content, and resources. Seems like an app-based LMS.
Great set of video introductions to the ATEval2Go app – a tool for Assistive Technology evaluators to streamline the process of making evaluations and recommendations.
List of apps for secondary math pulled together by TCEA
Cork board type app that allows students to organize research or a project on their ipad. The free version allows for one board. Online, collaborative version would be Wallwisher
Similar to Zite and Flipboard, this app allows you to curate content around your specific interests
Students can create Trading Cards based on people, places, events…I haven’t played around with it yet. Wondering about the ability to export content / share content from the app.
Geometry iPad apps
New music app designed to help teach the concept of rhythm and work on rhythmic skills.
Good blog post full of links for teachers about iPads.
Interactive periodic table for the iPad that allows students to explore elements.
For $9.99 read the complete works of Shakespeare, search concordances, and get reading support.
Easy Portfolio – ePortfolio Tool for Students & Teachers for iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (4th generation), iPod touch (5th generation) and iPad on the iTunes App Store
Portfolio app that allows teachers to capture student work and sort into folders directly on their device. Similar to ThreeRing
Combine this app with Explain Everything to create Common Craft style videos completely on an iPad.
Interesting paper about the impact of mobile devices on elementary curriculum.
Explore math on an iPad
Use this app like “digital paper” to draw and create graphs that recognize hand-written mathematics with an underlying algebra system.
How iPads are changing the textbook market / reading process.
List of apps recommended for high school students, organized by content area.
Desktop Publishing type of app for an iPad.
Create newspapers, posters, newsletters…
Export as a PNG file when done.
From Jennie Magiera in Chicago, documentation of curating student projects with iBooks Author.