Apps and App-Smashing

Utilizing a handful of apps to maximize learning.

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Apps We Will Be Using Today

Why App-Smash?

App Smashing allows students to share thinking by making it visible through a variety of tools. It also allows students to creatively express themselves while writing and responding to various tasks.

   

-Kids can make anything talk!

-Great for explaining characteristics about something or someone.

-User friends.

-Exports to YouTube within a matter of seconds!

-Example of a ChatterPix:

Thing Link

-Make your images interactive!

-Excellent tool for describing something.

-Plays well with other apps. "App-Smashing"

-Exports as a link.

Example of a Thing Link

Word Cloud

-Excellent tool for viewing your thoughts.

-Excellent for having students describe the characteristics of something.

-Works well with Pic Collage and others!

Example of a Word Cloud

Geo Board

-User friendly way to teach perimeter and equal pieces.

-Learners stretch bands around the pegs to form line segments and polygons and make discoveries about perimeter, area, angles, congruence, fractions, and more.

-Smashes well with other apps.

There are 6 stations that each have a different app-smashing task. Complete as many as you can with the time remaining.

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