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40+ Super Secret iPad Features and Shortcuts | iPad.AppStorm

40+ Super Secret iPad Features and Shortcuts | iPad.AppStorm | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it
We all want to get the very best out of our devices! Who doesn't love finding out a new trick or shortcut?
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Great Tools and Apps to Teach Students Computer Programming ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Great Tools and Apps to Teach Students Computer Programming ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it

"Learning how to write a computer program is a lot like learning a new language. There are nouns, verbs, and sentences. With far fewer words than a spoken language, it may be easier too. A student of languages can pick it up just as quickly as a student of math. To help, here are a set of tools that teach computer programming."


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Kerry Muste's curator insight, June 10, 5:43 PM

Two I'm trialling are Codecombat.com and codeavengers.com but I'm looking forward to looking at these.

Sandra Carswell's curator insight, June 14, 7:43 AM

Possible additions to my "games" list. 

Bibhya Sharma's curator insight, June 14, 4:12 PM

A must read for teachers. Excellent list.

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27 Apps that have changed my Teaching and Learning Practice - Updated - RachelJones

27 Apps that have changed my Teaching and Learning Practice - Updated - RachelJones | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it
As I move in to a role where I will be working with other colleagues on a more formal basis when it comes to e-learning, I have been reflecting upon different Apps. I was thinking about SAMR and which Apps can have transformative learning linked to them, if used properly. The list started growing quite …

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Ramon Pavia's curator insight, May 23, 2:00 AM

Awesome collection of apps to test in your group

María Cives's curator insight, June 15, 10:02 AM

Un conjunto de aplicaciones muy interesantes para el desarrollo de nuestra labor docente

John Rudkin's curator insight, June 21, 12:40 AM

It is becoming clear that there are a set of must haves for Education..

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Eight iPad Apps to Help Students Learn to Spell - iPad Apps for School

Eight iPad Apps to Help Students Learn to Spell - iPad Apps for School | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it

"Last night two champions were crowned at Scripps National Spelling Bee. While using the following iPad apps may not turn students into national champion spellers, they can certainly help your students develop their spelling skills."


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Excellent Web Tools and iPad Apps to Enhance Students Reading Comprehension ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Excellent Web Tools and iPad Apps to Enhance Students Reading Comprehension ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it

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Kelly Christopherson's curator insight, May 30, 9:01 AM

There will always be new apps and new ways to do things. One of the biggest learning curves I had was to seek out the advice of others instead of trying everything myself. This list has a number of great suggestions but make sure you know what it is you want from the app/tool before you begin looking. 

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15 More Apps To Create Books On The iPad

15 More Apps To Create Books On The iPad | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it
15 More Apps To Create Books On The iPad

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Lee Hall's curator insight, May 29, 10:10 AM

Several of these cost, but some are free. I like Story Creator and it is free.

A/Prof Jon Willis's curator insight, May 29, 3:45 PM

I've been looking for some recommendations on book apps for ages - here are 15!

CanopéTUIC02's curator insight, June 12, 11:50 AM

Voilà de quoi créer de belles histoires pour tous les âges.

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27 Apps that have changed my Teaching and Learning Practice - Updated - RachelJones

27 Apps that have changed my Teaching and Learning Practice - Updated - RachelJones | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it
As I move in to a role where I will be working with other colleagues on a more formal basis when it comes to e-learning, I have been reflecting upon different Apps. I was thinking about SAMR and which Apps can have transformative learning linked to them, if used properly. The list started growing quite …

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Ramon Pavia's curator insight, May 23, 2:00 AM

Awesome collection of apps to test in your group

María Cives's curator insight, June 15, 10:02 AM

Un conjunto de aplicaciones muy interesantes para el desarrollo de nuestra labor docente

John Rudkin's curator insight, June 21, 12:40 AM

It is becoming clear that there are a set of must haves for Education..

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20 video project ideas to engage students

20 video project ideas to engage students | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it
Videos are engaging. They can be a powerful tool to draw students in and connect them to content in innovative ways. Here are 20 ways to do it.

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Alfredo Corell's curator insight, March 23, 9:57 AM

Integrating video projects into the classroom can be as simple or complex as you want. Just grab a phone, digital camera or tablet and your students are on their way.

Here are some video project ideas, divided into ideas for any classroom and ideas for specific subject areas:

Betty Skeet's curator insight, April 10, 5:57 AM

Video project ideas!

Monica S Mcfeeters's curator insight, May 1, 6:12 AM

These look like great ideas to encourage media literacy as well. You have to understand media from the inside to create media. Nothing makes you more media literate then learning to create it.

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Kahoot! | Game-based blended learning & classroom response system

Kahoot! | Game-based blended learning & classroom response system | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it
Kahoot! is a classroom response system which creates an engaging learning space, through a game-based digital pedagogy. Kahoot! is an easy-to-use blended learning platform which works on any device, making the classroom interactive, encouraging both educators and learners to ask great questions.

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Channylt's curator insight, March 31, 7:09 AM

Kahoot! is a game-based pedagogy delivered online via mobile technologies to make learning at any level interactive and engaging for both the learner and educators. This is of interest to my work as we are always looking for technology that engages students in their learning in an interesting and easily accessible way. 

Ajo Monzó's curator insight, April 27, 3:26 AM

thanks it's very useful and easy to manage!

Al Post's curator insight, April 27, 9:56 AM

This looks interesting...may push the boundaries of some school districts with regard to their smartphone policies.

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5 iPad upgrades iOS 7 brings to education

5 iPad upgrades iOS 7 brings to education | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it
Apple's new mobile operating system offers more than a bright and shiny exterior — it has powerful new features for education, too.

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Bonnie Bracey Sutton's comment, September 20, 2013 12:10 AM
Thank you again...
Maggie McGuirk Veres's curator insight, September 20, 2013 8:25 AM

Just upgraded three devices. I will explore.

Maggie McGuirk Veres's comment, September 20, 2013 8:26 AM
Looking forward to discovering.
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GUIDES for iPads

GUIDES for iPads | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it
Making iPad resources with a Windows PC. Transition to teaching with devices: Step 1 iPad workflow and collaboration for Schools Google docs are live docs with no further uploading/emailing require...

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Rod Murray's curator insight, July 11, 2013 6:50 AM

Some rich resources and how-tos here! for how to make the tranistion to digital classroom using iPad

netquester's comment, July 15, 2013 12:50 PM
Useful tips for good use of iPads
netquester's curator insight, July 15, 2013 12:50 PM

A good blog to follow

 

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11 Mind Mapping Apps for the iPad

11 Mind Mapping Apps for the iPad | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it

Mind mapping is a method that works for quite a lot of people. Brain storming, idea mapping, thought generation, think tanks – call it what you will. Traditionally done on large pieces of paper, why not use your iPad to create mind maps? You could use these for your own purposes, or “convert” those large flip charts into a smaller, digital version.


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Daniela Ayala's curator insight, May 31, 2013 2:45 AM

Mind mapping for Ipad

Lucy Beaton's curator insight, June 25, 2013 7:43 PM

Great!

Connie Wise's curator insight, July 26, 2013 3:06 PM

Many are not free apps

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Inkflow: The Visual Thinking App

Inkflow: The Visual Thinking App | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it
Unleash your creativity.

Inkflow works like a Word Processor for Visual Thinking. Capture your ideas as easily as with pen and paper, then arrange and reorganize them with your fingers!

 

Inkflow is perfect for:

-BrainstormingPlanning and scheduling

-Graphic design and layout

-Sketching and doodling

-Notes, Sketch notes, Mindmaps, etc.

And pretty much anything else you would use pen and paper for.


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Christine Berthilier's comment, May 5, 2013 11:08 AM
Très bonne application
Michael Sabah's curator insight, May 6, 2013 3:53 AM
Tolles iPad Tool um Ideen kreativ zu visualisieren - For FREE!
Richard Whiteside's curator insight, December 6, 2013 5:19 AM

Work of genius. Capture images of your notes, your course book, the white board, students work or whatever you want. Then edit as you please, save and share. 

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10 i pad projects students will love


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Schreib-Lounge's curator insight, February 13, 2013 10:55 PM

Gut gemachhte Ideen- und App-Sammlung für den Unterricht

Charles Myers 's curator insight, February 14, 2013 12:53 AM
More an app list.. Still, not bad.
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Resources for Using iPads in Grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12 by Monica Burns - Edutopia

Resources for Using iPads in Grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12 by Monica Burns - Edutopia | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it

Edutopia is one of my favourite web sites. It has recently run a series written by Monica Burns aka @ClassTechTips featuring Resources for Using iPads across multiple grade levels. Though I've featured them each individually here on iPads in Education I thought it might be useful to post all of the series in one collection.


Resources for Using iPads in Grades K-2 http://bit.ly/Tag2sg

Resources for Using iPads in Grades 3-5 http://bit.ly/1owxjbR

Resources for Using iPads in Grades 6-8 http://bit.ly/1qHU1j3

Resources for Using iPads in Grades 9-12 http://bit.ly/QPzKrp


Awesome! Thanks Edutopia!


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Viljenka Savli's curator insight, June 4, 1:47 AM

I agree with John, so I reScoop it for even more people to see.

Kathy Lynch's curator insight, June 4, 8:12 PM

Thx John Evans

Thomas Brennan's curator insight, June 8, 8:27 PM

This is a broad and great resource for introducing ipads into the classroom! This Scooped resource gives resources for all grades and the website Edutopia is a great resource in itself! Good stuff!

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5 things to remember when using educational apps - history tech

5 things to remember when using educational apps - history tech | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it

"June is a busy month for many educators. Conferences. End of the year professional learning. Curriculum alignment. Standards training. In my case, June is full of mobile devices training. Over the next six weeks or so, I get the chance to spend time with a variety of folks around the country, working with schools that have latched onto the idea of tablets, clouding computing, and educational apps.

 

But in the rush to get the latest shiny tools, I think it’s easy sometimes to forget that the end in mind is teaching and learning, not the gadgets. So today a few things to remember when using apps in the classroom:"

 


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14 Apps for Creating in Elementary - mattbgomez

14 Apps for Creating in Elementary - mattbgomez | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it

"The video below is from a webinar with Region 10 where I discuss my favorite apps for creating on the iPad. This is one topic in a series of hangouts I will be doing with Region 10. You can find all the all the videos here.  I hope you enjoy the presentation and will check out the topics on the schedule."

 

 


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How-To: Link Audio Recordings to QR Codes - Class Tech Tips

How-To: Link Audio Recordings to QR Codes - Class Tech Tips | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it

"Audio recordings can definitely support students who have trouble reading directions or need extra help with new vocabulary words.  I’ve shared one way to make QR codes talk to students but if you’d like to add your own voice to a QR code, here’s how:"


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Sandra Carswell's curator insight, May 27, 9:31 PM

Use these tips to link student booktalk files to qr codes in books or displays. 

Dovid's curator insight, May 28, 9:01 AM

This is a useful, smart and appealing way to get that extra help some students need or simply to get your messages across.

Jackie Lerch's curator insight, May 31, 6:23 AM

QR codes

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10 Excellent Platforms for Building Mobile Apps

10 Excellent Platforms for Building Mobile Apps | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it
Mobile Apps.

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Pere Cornellà Canals's curator insight, May 16, 5:22 AM

Bon recull d'aplicacions. La majoria són de pagament, tot i que algunes hi podem trobar una versió free. A la llista hi trobo a faltar l'AppInventor, del MIT (http://appinventor.mit.edu/explore/)

Pam Colburn Harland's curator insight, May 16, 5:29 AM

We've used Conduit Mobile, but I want to try a few others.

María Dolores Díaz Noguera's curator insight, May 17, 10:05 AM

10 Excellent Platforms for Building Mobile Apps

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4 compelling ideas for using Book Creator in the classroom - Book Creator for iPad | Blog

4 compelling ideas for using Book Creator in the classroom - Book Creator for iPad | Blog | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it
Technology Coach Chris Loat shares his ideas on how Book Creator can be used effectively in the classroom.

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Candace Townsley's curator insight, April 27, 7:57 AM

We use this in multiple classrooms across content areas!  GREAT APP!!

Claudia Patricia Parra's curator insight, April 28, 4:22 AM
4 ideas convincentes para utilizar Book Creator en el aula
John Rudkin's curator insight, April 29, 1:15 PM

Great tools.

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Working Together: iPad Apps that Facilitate Student Collaboration ~ Class Tech Tips

Working Together: iPad Apps that Facilitate Student Collaboration ~ Class Tech Tips | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it

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iPad checklists

iPad checklists | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education

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Carmenne K. Thapliyal's curator insight, October 20, 2013 2:26 AM

Resources helping integration of technology in teaching

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Add Your Signature to Documents With HelloSign for iPad

Add Your Signature to Documents With HelloSign for iPad | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it

"If you have ever received an email with an attachment that you need to put your signature on, you need to check out Hello Sign. Hello Sign is a free service that allow you to digitally sign documents. Hello Sign can be used on your computer, on your iPhone, and on your iPad."


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Karen Ogen

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Karen Ogen: Educational Technology Portfolio
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great resources for a lot of free apps

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Movenote - video presentation creator

Movenote - video presentation creator | mobile devices and apps in the classroom | Scoop.it

The Movenote app lets you record video alongside documents or pictures to create an integrated video presentation with slides.   

Creating presentations is easy and fast. Simply record video with your device and swipe to synchronize the slides to the video. Presentations are shared by sending a link to the recipient and can be viewed without the app.


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Ness Crouch's curator insight, May 14, 2013 1:29 PM

This is a great tool. I've downloaded it to my Samsung tablet can't wait to put it to good use!

 

Domitilla Enders's curator insight, May 16, 2013 5:35 AM

Great tool to mix it up in the classroom

Viljenka Savli's comment, June 24, 2013 12:42 AM
thanks for the scoop, super tool to ork creatively in the classroom
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Free apps list

A list of free apps recommended by the STaRT Education Department

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Professor Jill Jameson's curator insight, June 7, 2013 4:22 AM

Great list!

Lisa Camp's curator insight, June 18, 2013 3:43 PM

Totally awesome list of FREEBIES!

Viljenka Savli's curator insight, September 24, 2013 4:50 AM

Thank you for this great collection of free apps.