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18 Great Science apps for iPad

18 Great Science apps for iPad | Science Wow Factor | Scoop.it

Gone are the days when you would have to attend those boring classes and spend hours listening to  the teacher lecturing about abstract scientific concepts that are more perplexing than illuminating.

 

I said perplexing because they lack a very important  learning principle that make them unlearnable: they do not connect to the  ' embodied experiences ' of the learners and what James Paul Gee meant by this principle is that for learning to be effective it needs to connect to the learners life, experiences, and environment.

 

===> When learners are able to make such connections their comprehension improves and becomes more solid. <===

 


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Gust MEES's curator insight, January 20, 2013 12:00 PM

A MUST check...

 

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Creating a Classroom eBook with BookCreator

Creating a Classroom eBook with BookCreator | Science Wow Factor | Scoop.it
Tweet It is no secret that I am a fan of the iPad app BookCreator since its release in 2011. Our students have created several eBooks with the app. You can read about the creation, its process and ...

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Gust MEES's curator insight, January 19, 2013 10:27 AM

Fun for the kids with learning included...