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Current events on the iPad

November 5th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, iPad/ iPod, iPod/iPad

I just downloaded the News O Matic app after reading Richard Byrne’s post on iPads Apps for Schools.  While it is a subscription service- the free app has several features that might help your elementary students with nonfiction articles.

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PhotoTool for iPads/phones

September 4th, 2014 · No Comments · iPad/ iPod, iPod/iPad

Want an easy way to create with photos?  Consider  Pixlr Express.  You can create collages, modify images, and add text.  Please click here for a blog post from Free Technology for Teachers (while this indicates the Plus product- I couldn’t find it yet in the App Store).  Below is a sample I created with some […]

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Got a gami?

September 7th, 2013 · No Comments · Content- Cross Discipline, iPad, iPad/ iPod, iPod/iPad, Video/movies, Working with photographs

Tellagami is a new app I saw this summer (and then was reminded about it today when I saw the post from Free Technology for Teachers).  This is a free app that allows you to create a short (30 second) video with a customized avatar and a background image.  You can change the appearance of […]

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Just go to the lab

January 3rd, 2012 · No Comments · iPad, iPod/iPad, SmartBoard

  PBS kids has a new series of preschooler activities.  Some are online, some are mobile, and most work on the SMARTBoard.  If your students are 3-5 years old, you will want to visit PBSkids Labs.

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