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E-books for your school library | Services to Schools

E-books for your school library | Services to Schools | School libraries | Scoop.it
“ E-books bring opportunities and issues for your school, its library, and your students. Making sound decisions on e-books will require you to keep up to date with developments around copyright, devices, delivery, availability and sources.”
Via Karen Bonanno, Lourense Das
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Useful article on pros and cons and matters to consider when considering ebooks for your school library, albeit about NZ.
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How A Printed Book Becomes A Digital eBook - Edudemic

How A Printed Book Becomes A Digital eBook - Edudemic | School libraries | Scoop.it
“ How do you turn the tried-and-tested (and loathed?) textbooks that you're accustomed to using into a digital eBook?”
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iClassroom iManagement - tips for managing an iPad classroom

iClassroom iManagement - tips for managing an iPad classroom | School libraries | Scoop.it
“ So, every school now is rolling out their own BYOD and 1-to-1 programs. Mobile learning (mLearning) is the new black! Whether it is just a fad or not, mobile devices change the way the class runs, ...”
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7 Great iPad Apps for Creating Comic Strips ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

7 Great iPad Apps for Creating Comic Strips ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | School libraries | Scoop.it

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educational ipad apps | free ipad tutorials

educational ipad apps | free ipad tutorials | School libraries | Scoop.it
“ Educational iPad apps and ibooks for the education sector, schools, students and teachers. Ipad tutorials for teachers. Created by Paul Hamilton.”
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How Do You Print from an iPad? Let Me Count the Ways! - Jonathan Wylie

How Do You Print from an iPad? Let Me Count the Ways! - Jonathan Wylie | School libraries | Scoop.it
“ Not everyone knows you can print from an iPad, but you can! How do your do it? Fire up your printer, because you are about to find out, and it's easier than you might think!”
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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 | School libraries | 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, 2014 10:57 AM

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

Claudia Patricia Parra's curator insight, April 28, 2014 7:22 AM
4 ideas convincentes para utilizar Book Creator en el aula
John Rudkin's curator insight, April 29, 2014 4:15 PM

Great tools.

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You can now share ebooks straight to iTunes U from your iPad - Book Creator app | Blog

You can now share ebooks straight to iTunes U from your iPad - Book Creator app | Blog | School libraries | Scoop.it
“ Apple have updated their iTunes U app so you can export your ebook straight from Book Creator.”
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64 Sites for Digital Storytelling Tools and Information

64 Sites for Digital Storytelling Tools and Information | School libraries | Scoop.it
“ "Julie Greller's blog A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet features some great content for teachers. Posts are sorted by subject and grade level, and there's also a link to some free ebooks. ...”
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Teaching Reading in the Digital Age - Getting Smart by Susan Lucille Davis - common core, reading, Teaching, technology

Teaching Reading in the Digital Age - Getting Smart by Susan Lucille Davis - common core, reading, Teaching, technology | School libraries | Scoop.it
“ What does it really mean to teach reading in a digital age? It means teaching both ways and also in new ways. It means going back to school and learning to read along with our students, in a world in which we are surrounded by text from which we must derive meaning.”
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Gayleen jackson's curator insight, March 20, 2014 9:08 PM

What implications does this have for connected BYOT classes?

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8 Powerful Apps To Help You Create Books On The iPad - Edudemic

8 Powerful Apps To Help You Create Books On The iPad - Edudemic | School libraries | Scoop.it
“ It's never been easier to quickly and easily get your digital pen flowing. The following are powerful apps designed to help you create books on the iPad.”
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iPad as the Teacher's Pet - Version 2.0 - Learning in Hand

iPad as the Teacher's Pet - Version 2.0 - Learning in Hand | School libraries | Scoop.it
"An iPad can be a teacher’s very handy assistant! Last year I published an infographic titled "iPad as the Teacher’s Pet” and I have updated it to version 2.0. It’s all about what can be done by Pad-using educators, whether or not their students have iPads. It is divided into seven sections: Show on a Big Screen Manage the Classroom Assess Student Work Interact with Students Manage Your Files Make Instructional Media Learn New Things" http://learninginhand.com/blog/2014/4/9/ipad-as-the-teachers-pet-version-20
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An Introductory Lesson in Keynote for Primary Students - APPSOLUTELY APRIL

An Introductory Lesson in Keynote for Primary Students - APPSOLUTELY APRIL | School libraries | Scoop.it
"I loving using Keynote, both on the Mac and the iPad. Keynote is a powerful presentation tool where students can show off knowledge of a subject. There are many web-based presentation tools I love, but Keynote has some really cool features that really resonate with students. For this project, 2nd graders used Keynote to illustrate and animate the letters in their first names. Here are some helpful tips if you do this project with your kiddos!"
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Book Creator brings out the genius in the classroom - Book Creator app | Blog

Book Creator brings out the genius in the classroom - Book Creator app | Blog | School libraries | Scoop.it
“ Juliet Revell explored the concept of 'Genius' with her class, and they showed theirs by creating ebooks on their iPads!”
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An interesting resource to encourage children to be creative.
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