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Storytelling Fun With Foldify for iPad

Storytelling Fun With Foldify for iPad | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“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...”
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MeeMetICT's curator insight, June 30, 2014 4:44 PM

foldify is echt heel leuk om te gebruiken. Er is ook een Foldify Zoo versie met dieren. Ontwerpen, printen, (kleuren), knippen, vouwen, klaar!

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Lego Introduces Fusion Blocks That Tie-In With Android and iOS Apps - NDTV

Lego Introduces Fusion Blocks That Tie-In With Android and iOS Apps - NDTV | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“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.”
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UK Study: Texting Makes for Better Spellers

UK Study: Texting Makes for Better Spellers | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“A new study by universities in the UK and Australia suggests that children who text frequently actually become better spellers.”
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EDTC@UTB's curator insight, June 23, 2014 11:52 AM

Could it be that the children who text come from families that are more affluent, and thus have better access to a quality education?

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Socrative Was Acquired by MasteryConnect - Here's What You Need to Know

Socrative Was Acquired by MasteryConnect - Here's What You Need to Know | iPad learning | Scoop.it
"Last week the popular student response service, Socrative, was acquired by MasteryConnect. This afternoon MasteryConnect sent out a message about the acquisition."
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Beth Dichter's curator insight, June 23, 2014 11:30 PM

The good news is that Socrative will remain free! According to this post by Richard Byrne MasteryConnect. At this point MasteryConnect and Socrative will run independently. In the future Socrative will be merged within MasteryConnect.

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New Wonderful Twitter Guide for Teachers and Educators ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

New Wonderful Twitter Guide for Teachers and Educators ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | iPad learning | Scoop.it
"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."
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Cindy Riley Klages's curator insight, June 19, 2014 9:17 AM

Love this!

 

maralma's curator insight, June 19, 2014 9:24 PM

Useful tools!

John Rudkin's curator insight, June 20, 2014 6:33 AM

Quick, simple....easy to take on board.

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There's a Maker Faire in That iPad! 10 Ways to Create Student Makers With Apps

There's a Maker Faire in That iPad! 10 Ways to Create Student Makers With Apps | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ These days, the word “maker” can be interchanged for “constructivist” and the Maker Movement is really starting to sweep the country.”
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Norton Gusky's curator insight, June 19, 2014 2:53 PM

Alison Anderson from Getting Smart outlines apps that create "making' opportunities for learners with apps. 

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Ask3 - An iPad App for Creating Flipped Video Lessons Your Students Can Actually Respond To

Ask3 - An iPad App for Creating Flipped Video Lessons Your Students Can Actually Respond To | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ 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...”
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Marcia Pereira's curator insight, March 18, 2013 7:54 AM

Some apps, such as Ask3, make flipping the class easier. 

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First look: Adobe Lightroom mobile for iPad - Macworld

First look: Adobe Lightroom mobile for iPad - Macworld | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ Forbes First look: Adobe Lightroom mobile for iPad Macworld In 2013, Adobe's Tom Hogarty teased an iOS app that could edit raw-formatted photos on an iPad.”
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Melissa Marshall's curator insight, April 8, 2014 9:39 PM

Here is the first look at serious photo editing on an iPad by Adobe. Impressive. 

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Educational Technology Guy: Great list of app based on task you want students to accomplish

Educational Technology Guy: Great list of app based on task you want students to accomplish | iPad learning | Scoop.it

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tom jackson's curator insight, June 18, 2014 9:25 AM

it can get confusing (for us, seasoned teachers) to recall which does what when we use these tools infrequently.  This user-friendly chart is a very helpful as it defines what to use for which purpose.

tom jackson's curator insight, June 18, 2014 9:26 AM

it is confusing to recall which does what when we use these tools infrequently.  This user-friendly chart is a very helpful as it defines what to use for which purpose.

Libchelle's curator insight, June 18, 2014 6:25 PM

Fantastic  table for students, teachers and parents. 

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10 Reasons for Learners to Publish their work Online

10 Reasons for Learners to Publish their work Online | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“This post features the top 10 reasons why it is indeed beneficial to publish online learners' work.”
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Life Feast: App smashing more Study Guides for students

Life Feast: App smashing more Study Guides for students | iPad learning | Scoop.it
How can we make study guides more visually appealing? These are some examples of app smashed VISUAL STUDY GUIDES I've prepared for my students:
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Norton Gusky's curator insight, June 8, 2014 7:26 AM

App smashing is really a 21st century happening - mixing together a variety of apps to solve a problem. In this case it's to provide visual study guides. 

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The Top 3 iPad Apps for Learning A New Language

The Top 3  iPad Apps for Learning A New Language | iPad learning | Scoop.it
June , 2014 Language learning is one of the key academic areas that can be readily boosted by the use of a variety of iPad apps. These apps will allow you and your students to learn a new language...
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84 iPad Apps to Share With K-12 Teachers and Students - iPad Apps for School

84 iPad Apps to Share With K-12 Teachers and Students - iPad Apps for School | iPad learning | Scoop.it
"Each day this week I shared sets of 21 iPad apps for various grade levels. To wrap-up the week I have put all four of those sets in this post. Please feel free to make copies of these slidedecks and share them with your colleagues. To make copies click the gear icon at the bottom of the slides then open the editor and choose “make copy” from the file menu. (You will need to be signed into a Google Account to make the copy)." 21 Great iPad Apps for Pre_K - 2nd Grade Students http://bit.ly/1jhE4rm 21 Great iPad Apps for 3rd - 5th Grade Students http://bit.ly/1lk9jpS 21 Great iPad Apps for Middle School Students http://bit.ly/1jhEcHg 21 Great iPad Apps for High School Students http://bit.ly/1mBwWHo
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Write About This

Write About This | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“An iPad app designed to encourage creative writing as well as prompting narrative and opinion pieces. The app includes 125 interesting images and 375 text + voice prompts.”
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Katie Frank's curator insight, June 29, 2014 1:54 PM

Great new way to spark writing in students!

Joann McRell's curator insight, July 1, 2014 10:02 PM

Prewrite activity

faezams's curator insight, July 4, 2014 11:20 PM

Using a multi litearcies approach to creative writing

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How to work with audio in iMovie for iOS

How to work with audio in iMovie for iOS | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“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.”
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Three ways to use iPads in the languages classroom

Three ways to use iPads in the languages classroom | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ '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”
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How to go completely paperless with iOS

How to go completely paperless with iOS | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ 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.”
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Augmented Reality Simply Explained for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Augmented Reality Simply Explained for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | iPad learning | Scoop.it

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Norton Gusky's curator insight, June 19, 2014 2:28 PM

Videos and links to learn more about using augmented reality in learning situations. 

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10 Exciting Ways to Use Mobile Phones In the Classroom Infographic | e-Learning Infographics

10 Exciting Ways to Use Mobile Phones In the Classroom Infographic | e-Learning Infographics | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ The 10 Exciting Ways to Use Mobile Phones In the Classroom Infographic presents 10 tips to create a conducive learning environment with the use of mobility.”
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5 Math Apps for Middle School Students

5 Math Apps for Middle School Students | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ For those parents and teachers looking for apps for middle-schoolers, check out these five great apps.”
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Combine Two Images Into A Single Unique Work Of Art With Union

Combine Two Images Into A Single Unique Work Of Art With Union | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ The latest app from the makers of Tangent and Fragment make it incredibly easy to juxtapose multiple photos together into a single image.”
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Paula Jamieson's curator insight, May 6, 2014 5:26 PM

I love the idea of this........going to download the app right now and have a 'play'. Apps like this are often just what our learners are looking for to deliver a powerful message to their audience!

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Brainfeed: Educational Videos for Kids

Brainfeed: Educational Videos for Kids | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ Tweet Tweet It is almost never too early to start teaching your children about the nature of this reality. Of..”
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Mark Hoffman's comment, May 21, 2014 3:51 PM
Hi everyone, today Brainfeed was featured in Apple's iTunes Newsletter. "iTunes Education Spotlight" Thank you Apple! We are very proud. Enjoy exploring Brainfeed!
Krysta Hammond's curator insight, May 21, 2014 7:36 PM

Great resource for adding a visual component to your lessons, or as as app on your classroom iPad!

Catherine Douthard's curator insight, May 25, 2014 11:57 AM

Love using this!

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4 Great iPad Apps for Creating Educational Comic Strips to Use in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

4 Great iPad Apps for Creating Educational Comic Strips to Use in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | iPad learning | Scoop.it

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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 5 Excellent Free Interactive Tools to Boost Students Learning

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 5 Excellent Free Interactive Tools to Boost Students Learning | iPad learning | Scoop.it

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Free Digital Storytelling Apps for iPads

Free Digital Storytelling Apps for iPads | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“Take advantage of your iPad's creative side with these free digital storytelling apps. They are a great way to create a multimedia narrative that you or your students can be proud of!”
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