'You've Been App Smashed' Challenge

by: Sunny McGallagher

@SunnyJune77 |  @mccright  |  @Gallagher_Tech

App smashing is the process of combining several different apps to create an engaging product which one app just can't produce. This challenge is designed around 5 wks. Each week you will be creating a final product, sometimes you will be able to choose the apps other times the apps will be chosen by chance. At the end of the challenge, each successful finisher will receive a badge. All completed entries will be added here for all participants to view. Each week a different task is posted on this Tackk. Submit your final product via the embedded form below.

Week 1

For your first week's challenge: pick two - three apps, smash them together then submit through the form above.  Also share via Twitter with hashtag #youvebeenappsmashed

Week 2

Use the virtual dice below to create an App Smash from the possible app choices embedded in the ThingLink below.  Additional apps can be included in the smash.  Submit your app smash through the form above.  Also share via Twitter with hashtag #youvebeenappsmashed

Week 3

This week's focus is on MAPs!  Choose any 2 or 3 apps to smash.  Your app smash must incorporate, in any way you choose, a map.  Submit your app smash through the form above.   Also share via Twitter with hashtag #youvebeenappsmashed

Week 4

Build an Interactive Newspaper, Harry Potter Style! Comic Maker + Story Creator + Veescope makes a great App smash! Hint: Comic Maker can be used to get a newspaper layout and Veescope to get green screen video. Then Story Creator is the platform to smash them all together! Are you going back in time and reporting on the Civil War or exploring the Galapagos Islands or sharing some EdTech tips and tricks? Be creative and use any other apps you like! The world can't wait to experience your Interactive Newspaper!  Submit your app smash through the form above. Also share via Twitter with hashtag #youvebeenappsmashed

Week 5

In this final #YouveBeenAppSmashed challenge, make cross-curricular connection(s). Any theme will work with smashing 3+ apps of your choice! Blow us away with your relevant and authentic design!  Submit your app smash through the form above. Also share via Twitter with hashtag #youvebeenappsmashed