75 Classroom Apps in a Snap!

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75 Classroom Apps in a Snap!

  1. 1. B‑11 75 Classroom Apps in a Snap!(grades 6-12)<br />Katie McKnight, Ph.D.<br />Katie@KatherineMcKnight.com<br />www.KatherineMcKnight.com<br />Twitter: @LiteracyWorld<br />Facebook: Katie McKnight Literacy<br />
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  3. 3. In this Session<br />We are going to briefly discuss how mobile apps support differentiation and effective classroom instruction.<br />App-O-Rama: We’re going to move FAST to cover 75 Apps in 75 Minutes.<br />Transforming Classroom Instruction with iPads<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oYLirypK_Yo&feature=player_embedded<br />
  4. 4. What Apps Can Do!<br />And a fun reminder about app versatility<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EhkxDIr0y2U<br />
  5. 5. English/Language Arts<br />
  6. 6. Offers a fully animated version Shakespeare’s timeless classic. <br />Cost: $14.99<br />Best for:Supporting readers who are struggling with unlocking Shakespeare’s text.<br />Cost: $14.99<br />Features: Offers fully animated version of the actual text.<br />
  7. 7. A new take on the timeless classic. This is beautifully illustrated with wonderful animations.<br />Cost: $8.99<br />
  8. 8. One of my favorite apps since students can actually create stories with pictures through templates.<br />
  9. 9. Apps for Research <br />
  10. 10. Sample from I Annotate<br />
  11. 11. Composition Apps<br />
  12. 12. A Version of <br />Magnetic Poetry<br />Cost:<br />Free APP<br />
  13. 13. Achiever’s Writing Center<br />Best for: Teaching writing skills and strategies<br />Cost: Varies<br />Features: New feature called Essay Czar that is wonderful for college and high schools students. <br />
  14. 14. Some Reminders about these apps:<br />Free APP<br />Dictionary.com<br />$.99 APP<br />Dictionary with Voice<br />Many languages are featured<br />
  15. 15. Numerous Apps to Get our Hands on Free Books<br />Free Books<br />Over 23,000 titles for $1.99<br />
  16. 16. Free APP<br />Free and Purchase Books<br />
  17. 17. Evernote: This is an amazing app for notetaking<br />This free APP is my current favorite. <br />I use it for note taking and it makes it easier to retrieve my notes. <br />The app “talks” to all of my mobile devices.<br />
  18. 18. Word Play<br />
  19. 19. Science Apps<br />
  20. 20. It Turns Out That There are a Ton of Awesome Physics Apps<br />Motion and Forces<br />
  21. 21. Electricity and Magnetism<br />Heat, Energy, and Work<br />
  22. 22. And, of Course, There’s Angry Birds<br />Atlanta Teacher Uses Angry Birds for Physics Lessons - Education - GOOD | @scoopit via @NYSLP http://bit.ly/pXYZko<br />8 Jul Favorite Retweet Reply <br />
  23. 23. More Science Apps<br />
  24. 24. Planets: A Free App where students can view 3D models of the planets.<br />
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  26. 26. Biology Apps<br />
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  28. 28. Mathematics<br />
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  31. 31. Social Studies<br />
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  33. 33. Other Great Apps for Teaching and Learning<br />
  34. 34. Source: http://sites.google.com/site/itunesandpodcasting/i-touch<br />
  35. 35. How to Reach Me<br />Email: Katie@KatherineMcKnight.com<br />Website: www.KatherineMcKnight.com<br />Twitter: @literacyworld<br />Facebook: Katie McKnight Literacy<br />For more materials and updated powerpoint, see my blog at www.KatherineMcKnight.com<br />35<br />

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