3 Awesome Visual Dictionary & Thesaurus iPad Apps :: Whether you are looking for a simple dictionary or a sophisticated thesaurus app, there are plenty of options available for you in the App Store.
Via Dr. Joan McGettigan
“After becoming available to all Android users back in December, Google this evening finally launched its popular Ingress game on iOS. The game originally launched in a closed beta all the way back ...”
Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
Photo collages can take your images beyond mere snapshots to create something special. What's more, creating a unique collage effect isn't hard using your iPhone or iPad and the right apps.
Via R.Conrath, Ed.D.
“iMovie allows you to add a musical score to your project, sound effects, and even grants you access to a handful of tools you can use to preserve the best part of a track and discard the rest. This tutorial will show you how it works.”
Via Cindy Rudy
“ 'It is the ability to marry teacher and tech that makes the iPad so formidable.' Will Strange explains his innovative approach to teaching modern foreign languages”
Via Yuly Asencion, Elke Lackner, Juergen Wagner
“ It still takes a little effort to go completely paperless; with names like iPad and tablet, the devices we use still pay homage to a paper-based world. But there are some apps for those who wish to banish paper.”
"Lately when I think about how I am going to accomplish a digital task, I find that I automatically consider the task as a creative process, a process that makes me dig into my digital toolkit or examine my digital palette, usually more than once, to discover new synergies. I’ve come to discover what I’ve been doing is commonly called app smashing. Roughly defined, app smashing refers to the act of using multiple digital tools or apps to achieve a creative goal."
Via John Evans
"Fotor Photo Editor gives users the power to edit photos easily. Students can resize, crop, and rotate photos. There is also the option to add effects, frames, texts and stickers to an image. You could use this app to have students edit pictures that they took using their device during a school trip or after completing a science experiment."
Via John Evans, WebTeachers
“ These days, students can walk into a classroom and use their tablet or smartphone as the AR device to trigger to original content made on movie-making software and posted to YouTube, leading to an immediate and immersive learning experience.”
Via kathy pryor
"I just noticed that it has been a year since my last list of iPad apps for teaching music. Several new interesting music apps have seen the light since then and therefore I decided to create another more comprehensive list of some of the best iPad apps for teaching music to give music teachers more options to choose from."
Via John Evans, Donna Clark
“ Whether you're learning a language for the very first time or just want to brush up, these are the very best language learning apps for iPhone and iPad! Looking for the best iPhone apps and Best iPad apps to help you learn a new language? No matter what language you want to learn, there are hundreds of options available in the App Store. Whether you're getting ready to travel the...”
Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa) , Edith Irizarry
“Foldify is an iPad app that students can use to design all kinds of 3D figures on their iPads. After designing their figures students can print their designs with directions for folding their desig...”
Via RitaZ, Juergen Wagner
“NDTVLego Introduces Fusion Blocks That Tie-In With Android and iOS AppsNDTVLego Introduces Fusion Blocks That Tie-In With Android and iOS Apps. Associated Press, June 20, 2014. Tweet. lego_fusion_line_ap.jpg.”
Via Cindy Rudy
"The power of Twitter resides in the kind of connections and networks it allows you to make.Twitter is by far the social networking platform that teachers and educators populate the most. As such, creating a personal/professional learning network comprising kindred others is as easy as participating in the weekly educational chats organized on Twitter (#edchat as an example). These meet-ups enable you to meet and connect with teachers from all around the globe. They also introduce you to a treasure trove of information, resources, links, tips, and learning experiences that can be leveraged for your own purposes."
Via John Evans, M Eslick
“ Ask3 is a free iPad app from TechSmith. TechSmith is probably best known as being the company that produces Jing and Camtasia screen capture software. Ask3 is a tool that teachers can use to create...”
Via Maureen Cohen