Resources for

Ubiquitous Apps

Skitch: Basic editing, cropping, labeling, highlighting, blurring (think kid's faces or personal info, license plate). Browse: Examples

ThingLink: Create an interactive image by inserting links to various media

Browse: EDU Examples

HaikuDeck: Create a visual presentation

Educreations: Create a video to show thinking processes with a whiteboard

Browse: Applications on various Bloom's Levels

Croak.It (iPhone app): Create a 30-second voice recording and generate a link with this simple app

StoryRobe ($.99): Create a student-narrated story (StoryKit: similar app)

Tellagami: Create a 30-second video with an avatar and a custom background

Browse: Teacher Examples

PicCollage: Create a collage with your own pictures or search for pictures from the web

Popplet Lite: Create a mindmap with your own pictures or draw your pictures


Science360 - great videos from NSF



Expository Reading Passages: new article every week

TweenTribune: short, school-appropriate articles on every reading level

Social Studies

Teacher Apps

Pages/Keynote/Numbers - Apple's version of Word/PPT/Excel (should be free if downloaded on iPad Air)

iTunes U - download videos and materials from courses on all topics

Teacher Kit - Organize classes, take attendance, store classroom information

NearPod - Create/import interactive presentations and show them on student iPads

Aurasma: Create a layer of augmented reality by overlaying a video over any image

Browse: Examples, Tutorials


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