Tech Forum Chicago 2012: There's An App for That!

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Tech Forum Chicago 2012: There's An App for That!

  1. 1. 1 Yes, There’s an App for That!
  2. 2. Try Socrative Open a computer or smartphone and go to m.socrative.com. You can also download the student app from the iTunes Store. Join the Room 82086 as a student. Take a few minutes to answer the questions and we’ll display the results. 2
  3. 3. Resources Handout: http://goo.gl/Ho3x3 Contact us: Lucy Gray lucy@lucygrayconsulting.com @elemenous on Twitter Blog: http://www.lucygray.org Naomi Harm naomi@naomiharm.org @nharm on Twitter Web Site: http://naomiharm.org 3
  4. 4. Suggest Apps Use this form to add your app suggestions: http://goo.gl/Xk9YN Access the spreadsheet here: http://goo.gl/YILN2 4
  5. 5. Today’s Learning Outcomes Purpose and educational value of apps Exposure to a variety of educational apps The criteria of selecting an app Collection of repositories to finding apps Collaborative shared learning experience 5
  6. 6. It’s Not About the Device It’s about teaching and learning differently... The critical thinking and learning process The relevance of new gained understandings The collaborative conversations The inquisitiveness and inquiry-based learning The engagement and motivation 6
  7. 7. Apple Apps 7 iBooks iTunes U iBooks Author
  8. 8. Hot Apps for HOTS By Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker 8
  9. 9. Study By App 9
  10. 10. Selection Criteria For what age group(s) is the application appropriate? How would a teacher incorporate the application into the classroom?  Does the app meeting a student learning target or academic need? Does this app allow you to do something you were unable to do in the past and improve an existing curriculum activity? Does the app address more than one learning style (visual, auditory, kinesthetic)? 10 Tony Vincent’s Educational App Evaluation Rubric
  11. 11. Super WhyPizza FractionsThe ElementsProject Noah Naomi’s Subject Specific Apps 11
  12. 12. DropboxAuditorium Class and Meeting Notes Side By SideSocrative 12 Naomi’s Productivity Apps
  13. 13. The ArtifactsX is for XrayFlip: Interactive Storybook Animalia Naomi’s Book Apps 13
  14. 14. StorylinesFaces iMakeBlurb MobileSock Puppets Naomi’s Creativity Apps 14
  15. 15. VoicethreadVideoliciousSpreakeriMovie Naomi’s Multimedia Apps 15
  16. 16. Total RecallTaposéExplain EverythingEducreations Naomi’s Creation Apps 16
  17. 17. Cookie DoodleTour WristGoogle EarthPandora Naomi’s Fun Apps 17
  18. 18. Minds of Modern Mathematics Shakespeare in Bits National Archives DocsTeach Literary Analysis Subject Specific Apps 18
  19. 19. Pear NoteInspiration MapsGroupboardEvernote 19 Lucy’s Productivity Apps
  20. 20. Be Confident in Who You Are Our ChoiceBartleby’s Book of Buttons Vol. I The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore Lucy’s Book Apps 20
  21. 21. Paper by Fifty- Three Wreck This AppColor SchemerPress Here: The App Lucy’s Creativity Apps 21
  22. 22. LEGO Super Hero Movie Maker Science 360 for iPad iStop Motion for iPad Animation Creator HD Lucy’s Multimedia Apps 22
  23. 23. Qrafter - QR Code Reader and Generator Screen Chomp360 PanoramaToontastic Lucy’s Creation Apps 23
  24. 24. LEGO Life of George ReadabilityAppStart for iPadTopps Bunt Lucy’s Fun Apps 24
  25. 25. 25 Where to Find Apps Appitic iEAR.org iPad Curriculum iPad4Education iPads in Education iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch Users Group in Diigo Mind Leap Tech On Twitter using the hashtag #edapps
  26. 26. Resources Handout: http://goo.gl/Ho3x3 Contact us: Lucy Gray lucy@lucygrayconsulting.com @elemenous on Twitter Blog: http://www.lucygray.org Naomi Harm naomi@naomiharm.org @nharm on Twitter Web Site: http://naomiharm.org 26
  27. 27. Time to share.... Bring your iPad and show your favorite app OR Use our laptop to show the web site of a favorite app. Add your suggestions to our spreadsheet: Form: http://goo.gl/Xk9YN Results: http://goo.gl/YILN2 27
  28. 28. Suggest Apps Use this form to add your app suggestions: http://goo.gl/Xk9YN Access the spreadsheet here: http://goo.gl/YILN2 28

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