News Corp Amplify Tablet takes a shot at the iPad in K-12 As a systems administrator in a K-12 school district if there’s one thing that I am constantly hearing it is “when are we getting iPads”? It’s incessant, and it’s a thought that is always in the back of my mind. Since the first iPad I think we’ve all looked towards the device and knew it was a game changer, and over the past few years we’ve seen more and more uses for the iPad in the education space.
Scoddle Jam: Check out Scoot & Doodle's iPad app - Scoodle Jam. It just got a great review on Common Sense Media's site and has been name best new app by Apple. What’s most impressive about Scoodle Jam is the learning potential of its built-in features. The Blocks, Solids, and Math stickers could all help kids illustrate and explore key math concepts; the graphic organizers offer multiple useful templates for brainstorming and organizing ideas.
The following 11 slide PowerPoint used to introduce staff to Educreations and explore how it could be utilised in different content areas with student examples (A FREE Download). http://ictwithmissc.weebly.com/educreations-ideas.html