Use Flipboard in the classroom to curate information into a visuallly appealing magazine. Information from various educational content providers, government organisations or student/school blogs or twitter hastags.
Flip theLearning withFlipboard with Australian content ideas
What is Flipboard?Flipboard is an App that allowsyou to draw in content fromFlickr, Twitter, Youtube, Blogs,RSS feeds and more.It presents this information in avisually appealing magazine styleformat that can be flippedthrough.You can customise the contentand look of your Flipboard.
How can Flipboard be used to support learning?Students can search for a range of information sources andadd this content to Flipboard to curate knowledge abouttopics they are learning about.
How can Flipboard be used to support learning?Students could create their own blog orclass twitter account & use Flipboard asthe means to curate/make meaning oftheir subject content in a visual way.
Educational Content from TwitterAustralian ...........or follow a content class created twitter account or hashtag
Educational Content from Flickr Also twitter feed @NatgeoKIDSAustralian content
Educational Content from YouTubeAustralian content
Educational Content from Blogs Follow some blogs on various topics The Kid Should See This is a collection of interesting and fun resources designed to stimulate discovery and curiosity about science, nature and music. ...........or followKitchen Gardens in Schools is an blog from content from your ownour Diocese sharing information about our students/class blogschools using Kitchen Gardens for learning
Educational Australian Feeds forFlipboard Check out the various Australian Government social media links to find sources for authoritative content on a range of Australian topics http://australia.gov.au/news-and-media/social- media/ http://www.nsw.gov.au/social
Flipboard - things to Flipboard consider plusesNo need to set up an account, butcontent will not be saved. Could Free Appset up a shared class account or No advertisementsindividual accounts. Can flagFlipboard draws material from inappropriate contentthe Internet so check that sourceshave appropriate content.
Flipboard in Education resourceshttp://teachingwithipad.org/2012/06/24/app-12-flipboard-for-ipad-and-iphone/Fliboard for Kids: http://inside.flipboard.com/2012/08/21/flipboard-for-kids/http://engagetheirminds.wordpress.com/2012/03/26/flipboard/
Flipboard HelpYoutube videohttp://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=5aqSFgxw7Fwhttp://tips.flipboard.com/http://flipboard.com/support/ - support by device/topic