|CATEGORY||TAG (second category)||APP NAME (if you load actual spreadsheet and choose LIST VIEW you SORT and SELECT)||Cost if known||Noteworth (Used at iCore or Online Course or Speed Apping)||Date of Entry (ctrl ; shortcut)||Comments •• this document is public and which can be found at TINYURL.COM/APPS33SB •• the two columns on the right may contain clickable links to videos and articles about the app||Clickable Link 1||Clickable Link 2||Clickable Link 3||Clickable Link 4|
|# apps on this SS=||340||# apps marked "free" below =||179||# apps created for the App Store per day = 7|
|World Languages||Drill and Practice||10,000 Mandarin Chinese Audio Sentences||√||Seems thorough --They mispelled "category" which is mildly annoying -- Free version has many phrases it cannot speak, encourage you to buy the real version for $9.99|
|Science||7 Billion: How your world will change||National Geographic magazine presents 7 Billion: How your world will change, to coincide with the arrival of the the human population reaching 7 billion people. The app explores the challenges of a growing human population in a world of limited resources and explains the demographic trends that got us here today and how it will impact us tomorrow with informative videos, interactive maps, in- depth articles, and stunning photography.|
|Writing||Drill and Practice||A+ Spelling Test||free||Company allows you to purchase 1 copy and install on multiple iPads. Students can hear spelling words or the app will scamble the letters. Recommended by Erin from Harbor School in Seattle WA. From their webpage:|
• Setup your own spelling tests in minutes
• You decide which words to add and practice
• Track your kids progress and quickly see how they are doing for each test they took as well as which words if any they are struggling with.
• Multiple play modes keep kids engaged. If you don't want to take a test, you can use the practice mode or let your kids unscramble the words
free and .99 version that has more feaures
|Adobe Voice||free||√||Lets you create a slideshow of pictures each having a voiceover. Very easy to use. Generates a URL you can then share with others. Each slide can be a single picture or 2 pictures. Excellent library of clipart.|
|Art||Art Rage||￼Inspire Pro, ArtRage, procreate, Brushes are all painting apps, each one with a different style and focus. Art teachers should experiment with them all.|
|Art||Art Set||99¢||Great visuals re art medium, no layers, no brush sizes.|
Art Set allows everyone to create original art with a variety of virtual "papers," paints, crayons, pens, pencils, pastels, markers, and texturing and blending tools. Additionally, Art Set allows the artist to paint over photos stored on the iPad. It is fun even for the non-artist. This one is good for younger artists.
|AudioBoo||free||3/16/2014||• Record up to 3 minutes for free|
• Post your clips easily to the web, Twitter, Facebook and more
• Send audio DMs to friends
• Listen to great content from the BBC, Fox, The Guardian, Universal Music, Premier League, Channel 4, KiddNation, and hundreds more partners from around the world
• Download and store your favourite clips and playlists to play offline
|Utility||AudioMemos||free||One of two easy to use and free voice recording apps --- the other is Flexi Voice -- found for Kevin from Nightingale (Steve Nov 2013)|
|Utility||Avid Studio||Avid Studio, a rival to iMovie on the iPad, is a terrific app for anyone who loves filmmaking or just wants to try it out. It has more editing features and effects than iMovie, and unlike iMovie for the iPad, it can import video from the Mac. Some of the editing features include picture-in-picture, composite video for layered looks, and trimming video and audio clips. This app, priced at $4.99, is well worth the expense for anyone interested in producing professional quality videos with an iPad.|
|Music||Baby Music (50 tracks included)||free|
|Utility||Background Eraser by Anthony Glover||free||√||Utility that erases the white space around a graphic.|
|Geography||Barefoot World Atlas||costs $8||√||Animated digital atlas by Touch Press, the same company that produced Elements and Beethoven's 9th. A world atlas app that seems to charm everyone who sees it.||http://www.macworld.com/article/1167660/barefoot_world_atlas_for_ipad.html|
|Coding||Bee-Bot||√||One of several lower school apps that teaches kids about the basics of logic, directionality and programming. Two others are Daisy the Dinosaur and Kodable. You program a "robot" Bee through 12-15 different challenges.|
|Music||Beethoven - Greatest Hits||free|
|Music||Beethoven Symphonies Free||free|
|Music||Beethoven's 9th Symphony||free||From Touch Press. Includes 4 performances as well as 90 minutes of filmed insights from musicians, writers and great conductors including John Eliot Gardiner, Gustavo Dudamel and members of the Berliner Philharmoniker.|
one version free contains 2 minutes; one version 13.99
|Reading||Best Books for Tweens||free||fun way for parents, teachers, librarians, and readers to get more information about top rated books at the fifth and sixth grade level.||https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/best-books-for-tweens/id431558984?mt=8|
|Music||Best Classics Collection for iPad||free|
|Science||Physics||Bobo Explores Light||$4.99||Won Apple Design award for 2012 as a fully functional science museum for kids 4-12.. By Game Collage. Bobo is a cute little robot that guides readers 6+ through a fascinating series of over 100 pages of facts, videos, physics demonstrations and interactive goodies relating to the science and history of the study of light. - See more at: http://digital-storytime.com/review.php?id=328#sthash.hbkerJpJ.BUbJ7n5S.dpuf - "Mostly razzle dazzle" says one person I know but after exploring it, the comment changed to "lots of excellent content."||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GBckJD0tfAo||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G0LIP7pl08w|
|Create||Book Creator||free||√||From iTunes: "The simple way to create your own beautiful iBooks, right on the iPad.|
Read them in iBooks, send them to your friends, or submit them to the iBooks Store.
Ideal for children’s picture books, photo books, art books, cook books, manuals, textbooks, and the list goes on.
free for 1 book but 4.99 for unlimited books
* The no #1 Book app for the iPad in over 60 countries
* "Book Creator makes e-book publishing easy” - wired."
|Create||Drill and Practice||BrainScape||STUDENTS: Study more efficiently with your classmates. TEACHERS: Improve your students' study habits & track their performance. KNOWLEDGE JUNKIES: Expand your brain.|
Brainscape is a web and mobile education platform that helps you learn *anything* as efficiently as possible, based on solid cognitive science.
Our method is all about personalizing the TIMING of your study patterns. Whether you’re learning a language, preparing for a test, or just acquiring some fun trivia, Brainscape spaces the repetition of each bite-sized concept based on exactly the right interval for YOUR brain. All you have to do is rate how well you know each concept, on a scale of 1-5, and Brainscape determines the right time to quiz you again. It's strangely addicting and is scientifically proven to slash your required study time.
-CREATE YOUR OWN FLASHCARDS. You can create multimedia flashcards very easily both on Brainscape’s website AND within the app itself. You can also share your decks with your classmates and collaboratively develop content together.
-STUDY BRAINSCAPE’S EXPERT CONTENT. We've put together a little treasure trove of useful knowledge that you can study right from the get-go for free. And if you'd like even more of our expert material, our marketplace offers premium study packages for Languages, Standardized Tests, and even things like Music Theory and Sports Trivia. We’re adding new subjects every week.
|Art||Brushes||free||Popular drawing program; non-free version has layers feature|
free but $2.99 for layers feature
￼Inspire Pro, ArtRage, procreate, Brushes are all painting apps, each one with a different style and focus. Art teachers should experiment with them all.
|Science||Physics||Building Parallel Circuits By Sebit||0.99||From the company: "Using 3D graphics and 2D electronic symbols, you will build simple parallel circuits by using wires, batteries, switches, and light bulbs. By constructing their own closed circuit with two light bulbs, you will develop a deeper understanding of series and parallel circuits and discover that electricity follows the path of least resistance."|
|Science||Physics||Building Serial Circuits By Sebit||0.99||From the company: "Using 3D graphics and 2D electronic symbols, you will assemble different types of series circuits using wires, switches, batteries, and light bulbs. In order to better understand the difference between a series and a parallel circuit, build a circuit that illuminates two bulbs and observe what happens when one light bulb is removed."|
|Utility||Bump||Bump is a free and very neat App that allows you too share contact information, photos, and contacts by simply bumping two iPhones or iPads together. Open the Bump app on your phone, and after entering in your contact information, hold your phone, and gently bump your device with another user. Bump will do all rest, transferring the information that you wish to share from your device to the other users device. By "bumping," you will be able to share contacts, photos, find mutual friends, and sync the devices for easy transfer of information moving forward. Other Apps have started to use the Bump Technology, including Sticky Notes HD and Bump Pay.|
|Utility||Canva||free||√||11/14/2014||Create beautiful designs with Canva. Choose from more than one million layouts, stock photographs and illustrations. Search for the best graphics, photos, and fonts then use Canva’s simple drag and drop tool to create a design. ONE MILLION IMAGES |
Design with hundreds of free elements and fonts, or choose from our library of more than 1 million premium images. Use images on your iPad in your designs, or take photos on the go.
Take your photos to the next level with Canva’s stunningly simple photo editor. Present a consistent look and feel on social media and in your marketing materials. You can edit your photos using preset filters or get advanced with photo editing tools like brightness, contrast, saturation, tint, blur, x-process and vignette. With more than six quadrillion options, you’ll never be stuck for choice.
|Videos & Video-Making||Capture||Free alternative to iMovie -- from iTunes "Film and share videos with YouTube Capture:|
- Easy, fast recording
- Touch up videos with colour correction, stabilization, trimming, and music tracks
- Upload to YouTube, Google+, Facebook, and Twitter simultaneously"
|Create||Chatterpix||free||√||4/23/2015||Chatterpix can make anything talk -- pets, friends, doodles, and more! |
Simply take any photo, draw a line to make a mouth, and record your voice. Then share your Pix with friends and family as silly greetings, playful messages, or creative cards. And best of all, it’s FREE!
|Writing||Chatzy||free||lets teachers easily set up a chat room for students to use iPad and laptops and have an educational chat on a topic|
|Utility||Chrome||free||√||Yes, you can have other browsers. Google Chrome lets you store bookmarks in the cloud so when you add a bookmark on one device, it is there in Chrome on your other device.||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0pzaThdtP4c|
By Adafruit Industries
|2.99||From the company -- "Circuit Playground simplifies electronics reference & calculation so you can have more fun hacking, making, & building your projects.|
• Calculate component values for Op Amp, 555, RC Filter, & Resistor Divider circuits
• Decipher resistor & capacitor codes with ease
• Calculate power, resistance, current, and voltage with Ohm's Law & Power Calculators
• Quickly convert between decimal, hexadecimal, binary or ASCII characters
• Calculate values for multiple resistors or capacitors in series or parallel"
|Music||Classical Kids Student Edition||free|
|Music||Classical Kids: Beethoven Lives Upstairs -- Teacher's Edition||free|
|Music||Classical Muisc Radio Petite||free|
|Music||Classical Music Collection||free|
|Music||Classical Music I: Master's Collection||free|
|Music||Classical Music II: Classical Music Collection||free|
|Music||Classical Music LIte. Listen and Learn||free|
|Utility||Classkick||free||√||Amazing utility program that allows the teacher to use or create content that is shared with all the students in actual room or virtual room. The teacher can then see what the students are working on and can interact with them individually. Somewhat like Nearpod but better!|
|Music||Cleartune - Chromatic Tuner||3.99||Digital tuner so you can play a note from your guitar and it "listens" and tells you the exact note so you can tune the guitar.|
|Utility||CloudOn||mimics Microsoft Word - free -- can use DropBox to store/retreive files||Elements|
|Utility||Coach's Eye||4.99||3/16/2014||Improve your pitcher's fastball, straighten your golf swing, easily break down a volleyball serve, improve soccer skills, or even demonstrate weightlifting form. Coach's Eye makes instant feedback possible on the field or on the go. |
• Instantly review video with slow-motion playback and drawing tools.
• Compare two videos with side-by-side video analysis.
• Slow-motion video review is easy using our flywheel for precise video scrubbing.
• Zoom and pan videos during analysis to see just the details that matter.
• Draw on videos using lines, arrows, circles, squares, and freehand tools.
• Create analysis videos with audio commentary, annotations, and slow-motion.
|Science||Physics||CoasterPhysics by Ziconic||0.99||From the company: "What are the laws of Physics governing the motion of a roller coaster? How are speed and acceleration related? How does the g-force change at different points along the track? Coaster Physics makes learning all this super easy and fun, whether you actually need to know this stuff for Physics class or if you are just curious about roller coasters. Design and ride your very own realistic roller coaster, and see how quantities like speed, acceleration, energy and g-force change as you ride along the track."|
|Science||Physics||Color Uncovered by Exploratorium Museum in San Francisco||free||Explore the surprising side of color with Color Uncovered, an interactive book that features fascinating illusions, articles, and videos developed by the Exploratorium. How is Monet like a honeybee? What color is a whisper? Why is it so hard to find your car in a lamp-lit parking lot? Color Uncovered features a wide spectrum of cool color-related topics to explore. Learn why friends shouldn’t let men buy bananas. Try your own color experiments on the iPad using simple items you have at home: a CD case, a drop of water, and a piece of paper. Discover how the iPad and other devices create color. Find out what causes afterimages—and more.||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H_fuAmTFBw0||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tNeOIxjmN1U|
|Create||Comic LIfe||√||Easy interface, many templates and formats, excellent for digital storytelling|
Comic Life, an iPad version of the Mac app, allows the student to use photos from the Camera Roll or take photos to place in a wide variety of comic strip templates. Students can add text bubbles, format fonts, and play with a variety of styles. Final products can be sent to the the Photo Library or shared via email.
|Create||Composer||Composer is another sophisticated book creation app, allowing you and your students to create interactive, animated ebooks. You can add sound, movies, special effects, and animations. Composer has a steeper learning curve than other apps, but the product can be quite polished.|
|Science||Physics||Construction Zone HD by Digital Concepts||2.99||From the company: "This is a classic physics based puzzle game. Build your contraptions, test, and complete a variety of challenges. |
- 60 FPS liquid smooth simulation on all levels.
- Captivating gameplay and graphics.
- Physics engine designed and optimized to achieve smooth and accurate experience.
- Shake, tip, or tap the device to affect the physics simulation.
- Smooth user-friendly multi-touch interface.
- Great looking and fun physics game to show off your new iPad!"
|Create||Creative Book Builder||Creative Book Builder can create a multimedia book with videos, images, hyperlinks, music, multiple choice quizzes, and voice recording. CBB allows you and your students to record videos or insert one from YouTube. CBB can convert Google Drive documents into book chapters. Books are then easily exported to DropBox, Google Drive, and iBooks.|
|Create||Croak||free||3/16/2014||Convey thoughts and expressions on the go via your voice with just one tap. Whether its a song you are humming, a poem you wrote , a story you want to tell or just your views on the weather, Croak.it! is the easy way to get your voice out there and be heard by the world.|
Discover, create and collect 30 second audio snippets ("Croaks") from around the world and follow the people you want to stay updated about.
|Coding||Daisy the Dinosaur||free||√||Great starter for programming dealing with directionality and basic logic -- easy interface and I love the challenge mode -- made by the company that makes Hopscotch app. One of several programming apps for early grades. Two others are Kodable and Bee-Bot.||https://vimeo.com/48729742||http://primaryipadclassroom.com/2013/04/22/app-review-coding-apps-daisy-the-dinosaur-and-hopscotch/|
|Utility||Decide Now||0.99||Decide Now is an app for those who can’t seem to make up their minds. I’m sure I’m not the only one who will instantly think of Office Space’s “Jump to Conclusions” mat as the possible inspiration for this app. But the idea makes sense, and I know there are probably a couple times that I’d rather someone decide for me instead of having to think about all the options in a given situation.||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=htReTioZd-w||http://www.148apps.com/news/decide-offers-choices-contest/|
A powerful MS/HS Math Graphing App and Web site that inclides SLIDERS so that you can change A, B, C in an equation such as Y = Ax2 + Bx + C and students can see the effect. You can create function tables, explore transformations, plot points, animate your graphs, and more.
|Music||Digital Concert Hall||free|
|Math||Digitwhiz||free||Read more: http://Build Rock Solid Math Skills|
Master math skills needed for
pre-algebra, the common core &
beyond using adaptive games.
|Music||DM1 -- the Drum Machine||4.99||From iTunes: "DM1 is an advanced vintage Drum Machine. It turns your iPad into a fun and creative beat making machine. Easy and fast to use, loaded with 86 superb electronic drum kits and beautiful hyper-realistic graphics, DM1 has been designed for a lot of instant fun."|
|Create||Do Ink||free||2013 version of Fantavision that allows animation of objects. Yes, you can animate letters or stick figures. Yes, you can add a background. But this is not rated GP. it has complexity and the interface is a bit confusing.||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dd4-FwENopA||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DgbQ2zAwxrw|
|Presentation||Doceri||free||The professional iPad interactive whiteboard and screencast recorder has sophisticated tools for hand-drawn graphics and remote desktop control. Looks like SMART Board notebook a bit.||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MlI2_Rseut8|
|Utility||DocsTeach.org||DocsTeach.org, first released in September, 2010 by the National Archives, started with a collection of primary source documents, interactive tools, and activities created and shared by teachers. The iPad app has just been released, making this collection of custom-made lesson plans teaching history, civics, math, and science, available for iPad users. Choose a historical era or topic to find an activity based on primary source documents. You can access all of the National Archives documents, drawings, maps, and photographs, as well as participate, create, and share DocsTeach activities.|
|Create||Doodle Buddy||√||From iTunes: "Doodle Buddy Gold is the most fun you can have with your finger! Finger paint with your favorite colors and drop in playful stamps. Connect with a friend to draw together over the Internet.|
WHAT MAKES DOODLE BUDDY SO SPECIAL?
• Funny sounds paired with stamps are a blast!
• Doodle and stamp all over your own pictures
• Scribble inside fun stencils to draw perfect shapes. Get more stencils with Doodle Bucks!
• Text Tool with resizable text and four fonts
• Post your doodles on your Facebook page
• Draw with other users on the same WiFi network
• Text chat back and forth with your drawing buddy
• Send your drawings to friends via email
• Option to buy out ads"
|Music||DoReMi Zoo: My First Piano||free|
|Math||Dragon Box||5.99||Gets rave reviews -- recommended by Elizabeth from AOS in Houston|
|Utility||Dropbox||free||√||This might be called a MUST APP if you have an iPad||http://primaryipadclassroom.com/2013/04/08/app-review-educreations-vs-doceri/|
|Utility||DropVox||1.99||Record Voice Memos to Dropbox ** (description from iTunes)|
|World Languages||Drill and Practice||Duolingo||free||√||A foreign language drill/practice app that many teachers and students love. |
Fascinating to learn about the origin of this by the creator of CAPTCHA.
|Science||Earth Science||Earth Viewer||not bad -- different from Google Earth||What did Earth’s continents and oceans look like 250 million years ago, or 1 billion years ago for that matter? Can we say anything about Earth’s climate as far back as our planet’s origin? Use your fingertips to scroll through Earth history for the last 4.5 billion years.”||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Gff817nLqo|
|Utility||Easy Blog Jr||3.99||4/15/2014||From iTunes Store -- Easy Blog Jr is the easiest blog uploader available. Designed by teachers for early childhood and elementary classes, its simple interface ensures that children as young as 4 are able to easily post photos, video and voice-over-photos to a Wordpress or Edublogs blog. Older users can also publish text based posts.||https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=swCACsz1ScM&feature=youtu.be|
|Presentation||EdCanvas||A online multimedia Web tool for teachers and students to create presentations, WebQuests, projects, online courses and more! Flip your classroom, collect and share resources. Integrated with Edmodo and pull resources from YouTube, Dropbox, Google Drive, Flickr, Website Links, My Computer, Bookmarks and more! |
(description from http://www.techwithtia.com/1/post/2013/03/ed-canvas-for-the-ipad.html)
|Create||Educreations||free||√||Make presentations with lined paper, graph paper or coordinate grid paper. You can audio record your multi-slide presentation. Biggest problem is that you need to save online via an educreations account and you cannot save in dropbox.||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oer20QtZdMo|
|Science||Chemistry||Elements||13.99||Spectacular digital version of the Periodic Table by Touch Press||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1ZblUg4j3s||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VUy6dXy-Jt0||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rSr7AUvZnow|
|Reading||Endless Alphabet||2.99||Excellent reviews from AOS Houston. |
"designed for kids 2 and up to learn the alphabet."
|Utility||Evernote||√||Gives you a word processor for notes that you can use from iPad, phone and laptop or desktop computers. Integrates with SKITCH for drawing and Web Clipper which takes snippets from web pages. Some schools are now considering the Evernote environment for digital portfolios.|
Evernote is a note-taking and voice recording app that synchs with the free app that can be downloaded to an iPad, iPhone, Mac, or PC. Evernote works really well as a digital portfolio for all age students and for an assessment portfolio for teachers to share with parents and to aid in grading and commenting on student work. Evernote also synchs with Skitch, adding to its versatility and utility.
|Science||Astronomy||Exoplanet||free||The Exoplanet app by Scientific American is a highly visual and interactive catalogue of all known exoplanets. Exoplanets are planets orbiting stars beyond our own Solar System. It is frequently updated whenever new discoveries are confirmed. An amazing model of the Milky Way lets you explore our universe all the way from the Solar System to the cosmic microwave background.||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3R76NGRkDUQ||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4KPc6o0sZ3g|
|Create||Expedition||Projection and Presentation App||10 iPad apps to project with VGA|
|Create||Explain Everything||2.99 for single copy or $1.49 for 20 or more copies via Apple Licensing||√||A lot of features and is an excellent presentation program. Biggest plus is that you can save into dropbox or google drive. You can save as a video or PDF file. Explain Everything should be called "Interface Everything" since it is the most connected presentation program (but costs money).|
Explain Everything is an easy-to-use App that lets you annotate, animate, and narrate explanations and presentations. Create interactive lessons, activities, assessments, and tutorials with Explain Everything. You can even use Explain Everything as an interactive whiteboard. Explain Everything will record on-screen drawing, annotation, object movement and captures audio via the iPad microphone. You can import photos, PDF, PPT, and Keynote files and then export the final product as as a movie file to share.
|Science||Physics||Exploriments: Weight, Mass and Force of Gravity by IL&FS||Free||From the company: "This highly interactive Exploriment App lets you explore the effect of gravity on weight and mass on different planets. You can also explore the effect of altitude on weight and mass and even of depth below the Earth’s surface. Use variety of instruments and free fall of a body to understand the effect of gravity in different scenarios. This app provides ample opportunities to try out various scenarios and compare the results across planets and varying altitudes, including scenarios of micro-gravity and near-weightlessness."|
This company makes many more in the same series -- https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/fs-education-technology-services/id483875233
|Reading||Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore||2.99||Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore has been regarded by many as the most creative use of the iPad. Morris Lessmore hit the number one spot on Apple's iPad app chart, becoming not just the bestselling book but the bestselling App of any kind. It has been called "the best," "visually stunning," and "beautiful" in a NY TImes review and "the most stunning iPad app so far" according to MSNBC. The Times UK predicted that "The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore will be regarded as one of the most influential titles of the early 21st century." It is a children's story inspired by Hurricane Katrina, Buster Keaton, The Wizard of Oz, and a love for books. The text can be changed to French or Spanish.||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cJvSXQwBBQg|
|Utility||Feedly||√||Feedly is a READER that replaces GOOGLE READER to allow your RSS feeds to come to one place.|
|Utility||Felt Board||√||Design scenes, dress up characters and let your imagination soar as you invent your own stories with Felt Board. Especially designed for imaginative play, storytelling and learning, Felt Board is perfect for children, families, teachers and therapists. (description from iTunes)|
|Utility||Find iPhone||As most of you know this is the MUST HAVE utility that lets you FIND or TRACK your ipad or iphone from a computer as long as you know your FIND iPHONE account and password|
|Utility||Flexi Voice||One of two easy to use and free voice recording apps --- the other is AudioMemo -- found for Kevin from Nightingale (Steve Nov 2013)|
|Utility||√||Flipboard is a free App that was named Apple's iPad App of the Year and one of|
TIME's top 50 innovations of 2010. Flipboard is a fast, and visually beautiful way
to flip through news, photos, videos, from many news sites, as well as content
from your Google Reader, Facebook, Twitter, and Flickr accounts. View your
media in a magazine layout that is easy to scan.You can subscribe to popular
publications like National Geographic, The New Yorker, Wired, and Rolling
Stone, or customize your Flipboard with sections created from your favorite news, people, blogs, and topics.
|Utility||Flowboard||free||create portfolios, interactive presentations and photo slideshows,|
|Math||Fluid Math||√||Lets you write an equation on iPad and it will then graph or display a table of values. Will solve 2 equations with 2 unknowns and will simply fractions.||http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xa2SX3IPi-Q|
|Create||Fotobabble||From their website:|
Create Talking Photos of events and moments in real-time and share them with friends immediately.
|Drill and Practice||Fractions MathBoard||4.99 (no free version)||From their website:|
From the creators of MathBoard comes MathBoard Fractions. MathBoard Fractions is a comprehensive fractions app that will help all students master fractions easily. MathBoard Fractions consists of activities that will teach terms, provide interactive examples, quiz knowledge, as well as walk through solutions.
Activities in MathBoard Fractions include -
• Exploring proper and improper fractions
• Learning to match a fraction to a quantity
• Simplifying fractions
• Comparing fractions
• Ordering fractions
• Adding, Subtracting, Multiplying and Dividing Fractions
Students! This app will allow you to view your unique portfolio full of activities, marks, feedback from your teacher, and learning snapshots. When your teacher is actively using FreshGrade, you will be able to view photos, videos, audio clips, and documents of your work. Access Learning Snapshots that your teacher has created and comment on your activities and work in FreshGrade.
Your teacher must be using FreshGrade and generate your student code along with your class code for you to access your account.
The FreshGrade app allows teachers to quickly and easily capture artifacts of student learning while it happens - through pictures, videos, audio recordings and anecdotal notes. Instantly tag individual students or groups of students, which automatically posts captured learning in the individual student ePortfolios and can be sent to parents or guardians for review. Teachers will also be able to manage student profiles and monitor ePortfolio activity (parent views, comments, etc.).
Using the FreshGrade Parent App and FreshGrade Student App, students and parents are provided secure access to view, comment and even upload additional artifacts to the ePortfolio.
Engaged parents have a direct and positive impact on the successful development of a child. FreshGrade is empowering meaningful communication and collaboration between teachers, students and parents through collaborative student digital Portfolios. A recent article in the Wall Street Journal reports that FreshGrade, “makes real-time learning assessment as easy as snapping selfies.”
|See video channel at https://www.youtube.com/user/FreshGradeVideo|
|Create||Drill and Practice||Futaba||free||√||Imagine a visual recognition game with 4 students sitting around 1 iPad. In the middle of the iPad, there is a visual of a triangle and then each player taps A,B,C, or D with four names of triangles. Or in the middle of the iPad screen, there is a vocab word and the 4 choices represent 4 definitions or 4 translations. The game is a competitive game amongst the players. With the free version, it is just 2 player not 4 player. With commercial version (and possibly free version) you can make up your own game. |
Free limited version or 6.99 for commerical version
|Music||Garage Band||free||classic music creation program|
|Utility||Gems and Jewels||13.99||By Touch Press|