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The 200 Best Special Education Apps | Edudemic

The 200 Best Special Education Apps | Edudemic | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it

If you’re a special education teacher or are simply looking for an innovative way to reach a student… this is for you ...

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5-Minute Film Fest: Getting Started With Classroom Apps

5-Minute Film Fest: Getting Started With Classroom Apps | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
Need a bit of help bringing apps into your classroom? This video playlist and resource collection will help you get started using apps with your students.
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Teaching computational thinking without using a computer | Technology for Learners

Teaching computational thinking without using a computer | Technology for Learners | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
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Computational thinking is one of the core objectives that runs through the computing program of study in England from Key Stage 1 to Key Stage 4. Before computers can be used to solve a problem, computational thinking refers to understanding the problem itself and the ways in which it could be resolved. Software engineers and computer scientists for example, routinely engage in computational thinking. As a higher order thinking skill, computational thinking has applications both across and beyond the school curriculum ...

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Computational thinking is one of the core objectives that runs through the computing program of study in England from Key Stage 1 to Key Stage 4. Before computers can be used to solve a problem, computational thinking refers to understanding the problem itself and the ways in which it could be resolved. Software engineers and computer scientists for example, routinely engage in computational thinking. As a higher order thinking skill, computational thinking has applications both across and beyond the school curriculum ...

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20 ways to use a tablet in the classroom

20 ways to use a tablet in the classroom | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
From tuning into worldwide radio to experimenting with augmented reality, here are the best ways to use tablets in class for education and entertainment
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Kirsten Kruk's curator insight, April 12, 4:44 PM
There are many different ideas in here that could be used in a health education classroom.
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Uma Thurman Hosts Dino Tales and Safari Tales North American Launch

Uma Thurman Hosts Dino Tales and Safari Tales North American Launch | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
Uma Thurman encourages app-based learning as host of the North American launch of Kuato Studios' Dino Tales and Safari Tales games at New York’s American Museum of Natural History.
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10 best apps for kids encouraging real-world play and exploration

10 best apps for kids encouraging real-world play and exploration | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
From stargazing and Gruffalo-spotting to filmmaking and papercrafting, these apps get children looking up from their screens
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31 Speech And Language Apps For iPad

31 Speech And Language Apps For iPad | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it

31 Speech And Language Apps For iPad ... from conversation simulators through picture description to word order and sentence formation ...

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The iPad’s next killer app: Osmo connects iOS kids' games with the real world

The iPad’s next killer app: Osmo connects iOS kids' games with the real world | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
Osmo is combining simple but elegant hardware with clever computer vision technology to turn Tangram shapes, letter cards and everyday objects into iPad game controllers.
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mrsjgarcia's curator insight, May 23, 2014 10:50 AM

This is a really cool way to harness the power of the ipad through virtual reality.

mkostur's curator insight, May 24, 2014 10:45 PM

This looks good! I think I will try one.

Jaimezebus 's curator insight, May 30, 2014 3:20 AM

Nuevas formas de interactuar con las tabletas  y los juegos , aumentando los niveles de comprensión y desarrollo. 

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I made a video game with a pencil and paper

I made a video game with a pencil and paper | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
When I was a kid, video games didn't end the moment I turned off the NES. If I wasn’t holding a controller, I had a pencil in my hand, furiously scribbling out maps of Hyrule or alien caves for...
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How Can We Maximize the Potential of Learning Apps?

How Can We Maximize the Potential of Learning Apps? | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
Depending on the context in which it is used, and the priorities of the educators (which includes those present in the classroom, lurking at home, or at their drawing boards or computer screens at an educational publisher), one can skew the same application toward app-dependent or app-enabling ends.
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Ricky Rodriguez's curator insight, October 17, 2015 4:41 PM

Good reminder to seek technology that enhances learning through remediate feedback.

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Listly List - Book Creator apps for the iPad

Listly List - Book Creator apps for the iPad - Scribble Press - $3.99, Shutterfly Photo Story- FREE, Picturebook - FREE, Bamboo Paper - FREE, Picturebook: School Edition - $3.99, StoryBuddy 2 - $2.99, Paper by FiftyThree - FREE, Mooklet - FREE, My Story - $3.99, Express Books - FREE, TinyTap - FREE, Book Creator- $4.99, Scribble My Story - FREE, StoryKit - FREE, and Story Creator - FREE
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sarah's curator insight, February 19, 2014 4:39 AM

intéressant pour les cours

CGagliolo's curator insight, March 1, 2014 9:53 AM

This is a great list of book creators for the iPad. It is missing our favorite, which is Book Creator for iPad.

Anthony Beal's curator insight, September 24, 2014 6:26 AM

Very extensive list here

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7 Apps for Teaching Children Coding Skills

7 Apps for Teaching Children Coding Skills | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
Editor’s Note: Helen Mowers, co-creator of the Tech Chicks podcast, contributed to this post.

It's hard to imagine a single career that doesn't have a need for someone who can code. Everything that
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It's All Story: Games, Coding and Student Writing | MiddleWeb

It's All Story: Games, Coding and Student Writing | MiddleWeb | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
Tech teacher Mark Gerl reflects on the key role that language arts plays in successful video games and the chats his students have with adventure game designers
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6 Exciting AR Apps for Student Learning

6 Exciting AR Apps for Student Learning | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
Using augmented reality apps like Quiver, Elements 4D, and Aurasma, you can engage students with learning materials that spring to life in three-dimensional overlays.
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Toronto teachers partner with U of T Engineering to bring coding into their classrooms - U of T Engineering News

Toronto teachers partner with U of T Engineering to bring coding into their classrooms - U of T Engineering News | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
A week-long series of computer coding workshops helped TDSB teachers integrate digital literacy across their curriculum.
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iPad apps vs iPad pedagogy

iPad apps vs iPad pedagogy | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it

What separates the successful mobile learning projects from the
unsuccessful? This is a ‘million dollar’ question, and I’ve thought long
and hard about it. From the 17 large 1:1 projects I’ve worked on, only
three have been truly successful in producing transformational learning. In your own experience, how...

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Tim Yenca's curator insight, October 9, 2015 6:17 PM
Great insight and advice! The concluding statement in the article sums it up very well, "Only by mastering pedagogy can you truly master the technology, and that is the key to a successful mobile learning project."
Ricky Rodriguez's curator insight, October 17, 2015 4:36 PM

Here we can see the importance of distinguishing between technology use vs utilization. Simply using a piece of technology is not the same as effectively utilizing it to enhance learning.

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SmartUp.io

SmartUp.io | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
SmartUp is an entrepreneurial learning and mentorship platform designed for a mobile world.
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10 children's app trends for 2015

10 children's app trends for 2015 | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
How your kids might be playing, learning and creating on devices this year, as well as how those apps may get them out in the real world
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Apps and Thinking Levels

Apps and Thinking Levels | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
An educator shares lessons learned from two decades of teaching. GUEST COLUMN | by Michael Fisher Back in 2009, my colleague Paula White and I created a Bloom’s Pyramid of Web 2.0 tools, sorting an...
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Free Technology for Teachers: Add Interactive Elements to Videos With TouchCast

Free Technology for Teachers: Add Interactive Elements to Videos With TouchCast | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it

TouchCast lets users record a short video and then overlay widgets called vApps. These moveable vApps can hold live web pages, live Twitter streams, photos, maps, or multimedia, and you can even ask your audience live questions. Anyone watching the video via the TouchCast app (or website) can click on a vApp and interact with it all while remaining in the video ...

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mrsjgarcia's curator insight, May 15, 2014 10:38 AM

This is beyond exciting. Is there a  catch?  I am downloading the free app can't wait to get started.  

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Night Zookeeper - Discover & Create Magical Animals

Night Zookeeper - Discover & Create Magical Animals | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
Play Night Zookeeper, create art and write stories about magical animals! Defeat monsters on our creative mobile apps. Discover more magical animals and fun learning resources than you can shake a Teleporting Torch at!
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Why App Smash?

Why App Smash? | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it

Inspired by the last #1to1iPadChat , I thought it was time to post on the world craze that is App Smashing - a term coined by the great Greg Kulowiec (@gregkulowiec) of EdTech Teacher fame ...

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Incredible Numbers by Professor Ian Stewart

Incredible Numbers by Professor Ian Stewart | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it

Numbers define the patterns of sunflowers; they bring pleasure through music; and they help us answer existential questions ... Put the beautiful concepts behind mathematics at your fingertips., and let bestselling author Professor Ian Stewart be your guide. 

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Digital Roadtrip • Supporting Computing from Digital Roadtrip on...

Supporting Computing from Digital Roadtrip on Vimeo.
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Thousands of years of visual culture made free through Wellcome Images

Thousands of years of visual culture made free through Wellcome Images | "iPads for learning" | Scoop.it
We are delighted to announce that over 100,000 high resolution images including manuscripts, paintings, etchings, early photography and advertisements are no
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