iPad eBooksPaul, Pearls & iPads at BeecroftJuly 2011
eBooks: Fad orFuture? • Story control • Absorb visually • Immersive • Scroll, touch, interact • Anticipate • ExploreRef: The kids are alright! Why digitization and e-books are good for literacy, Kristen McLean,Publishing Perspectives
Which eBooks?• Engaging narratives• Well developed story lines• Strong characterization• Contemporary themes• Rich use of language
iBooks• Searchable• Notes• Accessibility options• Range of books/documents ro ok s B i neGe ra ld rs de n Ma Jo h n e Fr e nch J ac k i
Where to find out about good eBook appsLearning and teaching with iPadsMindful Learning Mindful Teaching
• Bartelbys Book Of Buttons Primary• Cozmos Day Off ebook apps• The Fantastic Flying • Violet and the Mystery Books of Mr Morris Next Door• Wonkey Donkey • Teddys Day - Auryn• Animalia • The Little Mermaid-Auryn• Angelina Ballerina • Miss Spiders Tea Party• Rockford Rock Opera
Secondary ebook apps• A Christmas Carol by (iPadworx)• War of the Worlds• Pedlar Lady
Information• World Books World of Animals texts• Timbuktu magazine• Please touch the • Glo Bible exhibit • Our Choice• Eureka Sports Science
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