UPad Ability to write on any file that is in .pdf format! Very similar to writing by hand when using a stylus. Use for: -Reading benchmarks/running records -EDM Math Master/journal/Skill Links -Graphic organizers -Lesson plans Cost: Free for lite version. $4.99 for full version.
Word Monkey A simple app used in all grade levels to engage students in literacy. Used for: -Synonyms/ Antonyms -Descriptive Words -Word Work -Etc. Cost: $0.99
The Elements This app allows students to virtually explore the elements of the periodic table. Used for: -Learning about the different particles of elements -Uderstand what materials are and used for. Cost: $13.99
Toontastic This app allows you to create an animated cartoon to show your creative writing. Used for: -develop stories using animation. -practice creative writing skills. Cost: $1.99
Accuweather Students can check the weather during daily calendar routines. Cost: Free
Everyday Math -Name That Number -Equivalent Fractions -Addition Top-It -Subtraction Top-It -Baseball Multiplication (1-6 and 1-12 facts) -Beat the Computer -Monster (Number-line) Squeeze Cost: Free on occasion. $1.99/each most days.
Learning A-Z libraries Each library contains 10 books at a specific reading level. Available up to guided reading level R. See www.readinga-z.com for correlation between LAZ levels and Fountas & Pinnell guided reading levels. Cost: Free for one book in each library. $.99/book or $6.99 for a library of 10 books.