There are plenty of online resources to help you enliven your social studies class and enhance your students learning. This chart we published a couple of months ago features some of the best resources to use in your social studies class. These include web tools, Chrome apps, iPad and Android apps. Today, we are adding four more iPad apps to this list: Social Studies Friendly, Today in History, TapQuiz maps World Edition, and Stack the Countries Lite.
by David Kapuler "Below I've curated a gigantic list of my favorite sites/apps for Game-Based Learning (a.k.a Gamification). The resources vary from drill and practice to all-out epic adventures in 3D virtual worlds, to help "gamify" a classroom.
Hollywood Reporter Filmmaker Ken Burns launches interactive American history iPad app 9 to 5 Mac Award-winning documentary filmmaker Ken Burns and company have introduced an American history-centric app exclusive to iPad users.
Apple has replaced the unwieldy process of distributing hundreds or thousands of individual redemption codes with a new, streamlined method that allows administrators to remotely "assign" apps and textbooks to students or teachers.
Math is a core subject and one used in everyday life, especially throughout the K-12 years. Students who enjoy and generally perform well in math classes will have their choice of an amalgam of apps to aid them in both study and enjoyment.
Edudemic has covered game-based learning and gamification in the classroom on numerous occasions in the past. When learning becomes a game, it’s an enjoyable, effective experience for students and teachers alike.
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"Below I've curated a gigantic list of my favorite sites/apps for Game-Based Learning (a.k.a Gamification). The resources vary from drill and practice to all-out epic adventures in 3D virtual worlds, to help "gamify" a classroom. I hope you enjoy exploring this list as much as I have enjoyed creating it. Entries are in alphabetical order."
"Today while I was browsing through my Twitter feeds I came across this fabulous Bloom's Taxonomy wheel of apps shared by Anthony. If you still recall, some previous versions of this wheel have already been featured here in Bloom's Taxonomy for Teachers section .
As you can see, the wheel outlines a wide variety of verbs and activities related to each thinking level of Blooms taxonomy coupled with iPad apps that go with it. These apps are supposed to help teachers and students better cultivate these different thinking levels in their use of iPad apps. And because the the visual is not hyperlinked, I went ahead and provided the links for each of these apps in the lists below. Enjoy"
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