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"Today’s Best Educational Apps for Kids list is Natual and Animal Science Apps for Kindergarden and Early Elementary School Kids (age 6 to 10). There is another list of science apps for this age group but on other subjects, such as astronomy, physics, or chemistry. For this other science list, you can visit an earlier post HERE http://igamemom.com/2012/12/20/best-educational-apps-for-kids-elementary-school-science/ . Please add your favorite nature and animal science apps in the comment area. I will update the list periodically."
"Pupils in year 6 have been using iPods since September on a 1:1 basis with a focus on using the technology to support learning, develop productivity, independence and impact on pupil progress across the curriculum. The devices haven’t been used for everything, but are available as a tool to enhance the learning for any given task. Alongside this there have also been frequent daily occasions when the best tool for the job has been: pencil and paper, scissors and glue, laptop and printer, a good book and silence. The role of the device was made clear to pupils, parents and staff at the beginning of the year and the planned outcome has always been to use the technology, if it was the best tool for the job to enhance learning."
For a full list of apps Learning Technologies believes to be useful in education, visit the LT page on Apps for the iPad. Using the smartphone for class engagement. Obviously, class activities where smartphones are required ...
How will you engage a student like this in your class? Really... what kinds of learning activities will you design for him? Will you ask him to open a text book printed in 1989, will you ask him to complete a workheet?
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