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IPADS IN THE CLASSROOM Resources

Beware that this page hasn't been double checked in quite some time but I still wanted to leave it up in case someone was able to use the info and links.

iPad educational sites

TIPS

http://www.techradar.com/news/computing/apple/50-really-useful-ipad-tips-and-tricks-688556


DANITA RUSSELL - Pinterest

www.emergingedtech.com 39 sites for using iPads in the classroom

teachwithyouripad.wikispaces.com Tons of iPad apps

magzinr.com Lots of iPad links from NCTIES conference.

appitic.com  appitic - a collection of 1,300+ apps for education

techchef4u.com  Lots of resources for iPads in classroom from Two Tech Chicks.

love4thgrade.blogspot.com educational iPad applications for the classroom

letslassothemoon.com {Must-Have Educational Apps} Do you have an iPhone or iPad? I would argue your iPhone is much like your TV set, you can use it for good or evil. Sure Angry Birds will keep your child entertained, one could even stretch it and say “they are learning about geometry.” Still, there are much better educational apps out there for your iPhone or iPad that will actually make learning FUN. Check it out.

techradar.com 50 REALLY USEFUL iPAD TIPS AND TRICKS 

schrockguide.net This page gathers all of the Bloomin' Apps projects in one place! Each of the images has clickable hotspots and includes suggestions for Google, iPad, Android, and Web 2.0 applications to support each of the levels of Bloom's Revised Taxonomy.

teacherswithapps.com Reviews of iPad apps

homeeducator.com This is an AMAZING lesson planning app. You can email the plans, print them out, etc., for record keeping purposes. Color coded for each student's records.

makeuseof.com The best of iPad apps

langwitches.org Bloom's Taxonomy for iPad apps

en.linoit.com lino is a free sticky & canvas service that requires nothing but a Web browser.

MEDIASPECIALISTSGUIDE.BLOGSPOT - Pinterest

Mediaspecialistsguide.blogspot

Cell Phones as Teaching Tools: 26 Places You'll Find Resources and Lesson Plans


techforteachers.net GREAT website for using technology in the classroom.

APPS

http://popplet.com/ - like glogster.com – popplets do not work well with IE!

20 Amazing iPad Apps in Education - http://www.teachhub.com/20-amazing-ipad-apps-educators


Teacher App – Airsketch – Turn your iPad into a wireless whiteboard! Annotate PDF documents and images live.

TAKING NOTES – Noterize app   (Smartnote is second choice, but adds another step)

FILE STORAGE – Dropbox app



QUESTIONS WHEN SETTING UP IPADS

  • How are apps downloaded
  • How far ahead do I have to plan to download apps
  • Where will students save their work on apps?
  • Where will students save their work on MSOffice apps?
  • Internet Browsing speed?
  • Filters for sites?
  • Use of DROPBOX.com
  •   


FIRST STEPS IN USING IPADS - PREPARATION

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FIRST STEPS IN USING IPADS – PRESENTING

FIRST STEPS IN USING IPADS – RULES AND PROCEDURES

  • Each student is assigned to a numbered iPad
  • Clean your hands before using
  • Cleaning the screen before putting it away

FIRST STEPS IN USING IPADS – WHAT TO COVER FIRST

  • Care, use, cleaning and storage procedures
  • Power Button – Volume - Camera
  • Navigation – flipping through pages
  • Opening an app –
    • Calculator
    • Photos/Video
    • Screen shot

APPLICATIONS TO DEMO WITH CLASSES

Contacts
--enter address info

Photobooth
--take photos
--various effects

Notes
--create note
--select text
--copy and paste text
--

Reminders
--create reminder with date(s)
--

general
-main button-backing out, go to search,
-search
-copy/paste
-autocorrect and bypassing
-.com .org by holding down
-zooming
-quick menu at bottom
-lock rotate
-calendar
-snapshot of screen

Photos
-front - back
-

Mail
-restricted from creating accts

browser
-tabs -don't work like iPhone pages

Photoshop Express
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iMessage
-need itunes login and email to log in
-allows to create iTunes account

Reminders
-create
-checking off
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