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App attack 2014 Presentation


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Thanks for being here and welcome to 60in60: App Attack. In this presentation you will learn about 60 different apps for iPad, iPhone and Android devices. These apps are useful for classroom, professional, and/or personal uses.

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App attack 2014 Presentation

  1. 1. Cheat Sheet 60in60: App Attack Session Link Session Page Scott Snyder & Brandon Lutz
  2. 2. Google Voice Price: Free Description: With a Google Voice account and an additional phone number, use your cellphone to make calls but keep your personal number private. Ideal for making parent contact or interacting with students. #1 Platform: Session Link:
  3. 3. Instashare Price: Free Description: Transfer and share files between devices using a drag and drop interface. All that is needed is a wifi or bluetooth connection. Can share with a Mac Computer too. Windows app coming soon. #2 Platform: Session Link:
  4. 4. myHomework / Price: Free Description: A teacher organizes his class, lessons and resources on the website, and students access the materials with the myHomework App. Students can also keep track of their schedule, homework and reminders. Everything syncs across multiple devices. #3 Platform: Session Link:
  5. 5. Net Texts Price: Free Description: Replace or supplement your textbooks with customizable multimedia courses. Teachers customize texts online that students can download. #4 Platform: Session Link:
  6. 6. School Fuel Price: Free Description: Helps teachers uncover, manage and distribute the best tools for learning. Students can then access the content from nearly any device. #5 Platform: Session Link:
  7. 7. Airserver#6 Price: 14.99 or 3.99 for 10 Description: AirServer is an AirPlay receiver for Mac and PC. It allows you to receive AirPlay feeds, similar to an Apple TV, so you can stream content or Mirror your display from your iOS devices or Macs running Mountain Lion or Mavericks. Platform: Session Link:
  8. 8. Green Screen by DoInk#7 Price: 2.99 Description: Create green screen videos from your iPad! Platform: Session Link:
  9. 9. Crowd Mics#8 Price: Unknown Description: Let the audience respond in a conference setting and be heard with ease. Platform: Session Link:
  10. 10. Too Noisy App#9 Price: Free or Paid Description: Anyone who has attempted to keep the noise levels under control of a group of youngsters will appreciate this simple, fun and engaging app. Platform: Session Link:
  11. 11. Remind#10 Price: Free Description: Remind provides a safe way for teachers to text message students and stay in touch with parents. It is 100% free and is used by over 500,000 teachers, students and parents to send millions of messages every month. Platform: Session Link:
  12. 12. Plutonium Recorder Price: Free Description: Record lectures, discussions (full class, small group), etc. Skips silent segments and boosts quiet voices. Ideal for books groups or when you can’t be everywhere at once. #11 Platform: Session Link:
  13. 13. CamScanner Free Price: Free Description: Have a paper document you need in electronic form? Take a picture with your phone and turn it into a PDF. Then use it on your computer or tablet. Text becomes searchable. #12 Platform: Session Link:
  14. 14. OutlinesOutloud Price: 4.99 Description: This app converts study outlines to spoken audio. Flexible playback controls let you vary speech rate. As they study, students can focus on main points only or also on supporting details. You can also jump forward and backward and loop playback. #13 Platform: Session Link:
  15. 15. SAS Data Notebook Price: Free Description: Students can set and monitor goals, and keep electronic scratch pages for all subjects they take. Notebooks can be emailed to parents or teachers for progress monitoring. #14 Platform: Session Link:
  16. 16. Keynote Price: Free w/ new device purchase; $9.99 Description: Presentation software from the Mac OS jumps to iOS devices. Latest iteration makes both versions nearly identical and files can be seamlessly shared and edited across devices and platforms. Also a great presentation tool on the iPad. #15 Platform: Session Link:
  17. 17. Chirp#16 Price: Free Description: Share notes, links, photos and more while on the same wifi. Platform: Session Link:
  18. 18. Touchcast#17 Price: Free Description: Video and the web are coming together. Experience both like never before with TouchCast: a new medium that looks like video, but feels more like the web. Platform: Session Link:
  19. 19. Kids Media#18 Price: Free Description: Millions of parents rely on Common Sense Media's age- based ratings and expert reviews to find the best entertainment for their kids. Platform: Session Link:
  20. 20. Number Pieces Basic#19 Price: Free Description: Number Pieces Basic helps students develop a deeper understanding of place value while building their computation skills with multi-digit numbers. Students can use the number pieces to represent multi- digit numbers, count, regroup, add, and subtract. The drawing tools allow students to label representations and show their understanding. Platform: Session Link:
  21. 21. ToDO Math#20 Price: Free Description: Math curriculum form Kindergarten and up. Engaging games and fun for students to learn! Platform: Session Link:
  22. 22. GeoGebra Price: Free Description: A free, dynamic mathematics software for all levels of education, the app brings together geometry, algebra, spreadsheets, graphing, statistics and calculus in one easy-to-use package. Interactive learning, teaching and evaluation resources created with GeoGebra can be shared and used by everyone at #21 Platform: Session Link:
  23. 23. HMH FUSE Algebra 1, 2 & Geometry Price: Free (1st chapter only; $19.99 full courses) Description: Gives every student a personalized learning experience using video tutorials, MathMotion step-by-step examples, homework help, quizzes, tips, hints, and many other integrated features to teach, review, and assess all concepts. #22 Platform: Session Link:
  24. 24. iSolveIt: MathScaled & MathSquared Price: Free Description: Puzzle based games that teach basic operations, logic and reasoning. Both included embedded supports for solving, such as a Scratch Pad for recording information and the option for immediate feedback on your progress. Created with UDL in mind. #23 Platform: Session Link:
  25. 25. Learn Algebra Price: Free Description: Want to learn algebra? Algebra is used every day in any profession and chances are, you’ll run into algebra problems throughout your life! #24 Platform: Session Link:
  26. 26. Sound Uncovered Price: Free Description: Explore the surprising side of sound with Sound Uncovered, an interactive collection featuring auditory illusions, acoustic phenomena, and other things that go bump, beep, boom, and vroom. #25 Platform: Session Link:
  27. 27. Songza#26 Price: Free Description: Working? Relaxing? At the gym? Songza plays you the right music at the right time. Platform: Session Link:
  28. 28. Duolingo#27 Price: Free Description: Learn a language for free on your computer on an app. Platform: Session Link:
  29. 29. Adobe Voices#28 Price: Free Description: Easily create digital stories. Easy integration for photos, music and design. Student can create these easily in a class period. Platform: Session Link:
  30. 30. Bitsboard#29 Price: Free, 9.99 Pro Version Description: Play: Bitsboard includes dozens of addictive mini-games for all ages. Learn: Download thousands of carefully curated lessons across hundreds of subjects. Teach: Create your own lessons, track user progress, and share everything online. Platform: Session Link:
  31. 31. Game press#30 Price: Free Description: GamePress is a game creation app that allows anyone to make the games of their imaginations with no programming or graphic design. Whether you have a story to tell, a topic to teach, or just want to play a game, GamePress allows you to create, share, and play right on your iPad. GamePress is fun, creative, and entertaining. Platform: Session Link:
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  36. 36. CargoBot Price: Free Description: Cargo-Bot is a puzzle game where you teach a robot how to move crates. A basic introduction to coding. First game created fully on an iPad in a language called Codea. #31 Platform: Session Link:
  37. 37. Hakitzu Elite: Robot Hackers Price: Free Description: Learn to code in Javascript while playing this game with battling robots. Learn to code or loose the game! Teacher resources available on app website. #32 Platform: Session Link:
  38. 38. Lightbot Price: $2.99 Description: Puzzles that teach coding fundamentals. #33 Platform: Session Link:
  39. 39. Drawp Price: Free Description: Drawing/painting app with voice recording and sharing capacity (within a parent approved network). #34 Platform: Session Link:
  40. 40. Scribble my Story Price: Free (in-app purchases) Description: A book and art creation platform where kids can imagine, create, and share what they make with their parents, makeing it easy to use for even the youngest authors and artists: #35 Platform: Session Link:
  41. 41. Aviary#36 Price: Free Description: Amazing and easy to use photo editor for iOS and Android. Platform: Session Link:
  42. 42. Pic Collage#37 Price: Free Description: Pic Collage allows you to create amazing collages using your photos, stickers, text and frames. Once you're done, share it to Pic Collage, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and also also email it! Perfect for keeping memories :) Platform: Session Link:
  43. 43. Hopscotch#38 Price: Free Description: Teaches kids to code using simple, intuitive building blocks. Kids can make games, animations and programs in this colorful, interactive environment. Platform: Session Link:
  44. 44. Doceri#39 Price: Free Description: Combining screencasting, desktop control, and an interactive whiteboard in one app, you’ll never have to turn your back to the class or audience again. Create a lesson or presentation, insert images, save and edit your project and record a screencast video you can easily save or share. Doceri does it all! Platform: Session Link:
  45. 45. DAQRI Apps#40 Price: Free Description: Amazing augmented reality apps. Anatomy 4D, Enchantium, Elements and more! Platform: Session Link:
  46. 46. Bai Board: Collaborative Whiteboard Price: Free Description: Create, share and collaborate your education content. Collaboratively annotate PDFs, zoom in on your whiteboard and share it all with a web browser. #41 Platform: Session Link:
  47. 47. Sendboo Price: Free (w/ ads) Description: Bring far away classrooms closer with this free text messaging / translation app. This next-generation instant messaging app features real-time translation, allowing you to communicate with anyone you want around the world, without worrying about language barriers and without having to use separate translators. Support for other platforms in development. #42 Platform: Session Link:
  48. 48. Shutterbugs: Wiggle and Stomp Price: Free Description: This game teaches students how to describe movement and motion while visiting rare animals at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park. #43 Platform: Session Link:
  49. 49. Solve the Outbreak by CDC Price: Free Description: New outbreaks happen every day, and CDC’s Disease Detectives are sent in to figure out how the outbreak started before it can spread further. In this fun app, you get to earn your Disease Detective badge! #44 Platform: Session Link:
  50. 50. Virtual Human Body Price: $4.99 Description: This app allows you to explore the human anatomy from head to toe and from skin to bones with a lifelike 3D human model combined with an anatomical dictionary. Locate the various organs in their context, and learn more about their functions. #45 Platform: Session Link:
  51. 51. Tellagami#46 Price: Free for now Description: Tellagami is a mobile app that lets you create and share a quick animated message called a Gami. Platform: Session Link:
  52. 52. Toca Builders#47 Price: Free Description: Toca Builders makes it fun to drop, spray, smash and lift blocks to construct new objects - may it be a house, lamp or maybe a banana? Let's get started by putting down some blocks. Platform: Session Link:
  53. 53. Williamspurrrrg#48 Price: 1.99 Description: Welcome to Williamspurrrrg, a family-friendly, cooperative, multitouch puzzler where you outfit cats in mustaches, fedoras, bowties, and other hipster gear. To win the puzzles, hold all the pieces in place at the same time, creating finger-twisting awesomeness for kids and adults alike. Platform: Session Link:
  54. 54. Lookout#49 Price: Free or Monthly Description: Don’t lose your iPhone or iPad again! Lookout is the best way to protect your precious iOS device from data loss, theft and other threats that put your personal information at risk. Platform: Session Link:
  55. 55. Pixie#50 Price: 9.99 Description: Pixie is the award winning authoring tool students can use to share ideas, imagination, and understanding through a combination of text, original artwork, voice narration, and images. Students can use Pixie’s paint tools, text options, clip art, and voice recording to develop storybooks, curriculum projects, videos, and so much more. Platform: Session Link:
  56. 56. Color Uncovered Price: Free Description: Interactive book focusing on “the art, physics and psychology of color.” Lots of hands- on activities you can conduct with and on your iPad using simple household items. Have fun with and learn all about color all at the same time. #51 Platform: Session Link:
  57. 57. PBS Parents Play & Learn HD Price: Free Description: Designed specifically for parents, the app provides more than a dozen games parents can play with their kids, each themed around a familiar location–including at the grocery store, at home, in the kitchen, etc. The bilingual (English/Spanish) app makes it easy for parents to seize upon those daily “teachable moments” through theme-based interactive games and simple hands-on activities that connect math and literacy skills to everyday experiences. #52 Platform: Session Link:
  58. 58. Sentence Maker Free Price: Free Description: An exciting interactive game that helps your child rapidly learn to make and complete his/her own sentences with just the touch of his/her finger. #53 Platform: Session Link:
  59. 59. Subtexts Price: Free Description: Whether you need a single book or classroom sets for a whole school, you can purchase any title in a few simple steps, and the service automatically adds it to the right user bookshelves in Subtext. You buy the books, and Subtext does the rest. #54 Platform: Session Link:
  60. 60. Wanderful Storybooks Sampler Price: Free Description: Fully interactive and animated apps, originally published as 7 Living Books, bring hours of great amusement, as well as clever fun- filled education for early learners. Teaches words, word sounds, sentences and story-telling. #55 Platform: Session Link:
  61. 61. Layar#56 Price: Free Description: Augmented reality viewer and creator. Platform: Session Link:
  62. 62. Word Mover#57 Price: Free Description: Word Mover mobile app can be used to supplement classroom instruction, reinforce concepts taught in class, offer increased student engagement, and promote out-of-school literacy through the use of tablet devices and their associated functionality. Platform: mover-30930.html Session Link:
  63. 63. Vocabla#58 Price: Free Description: Vocabla is an app for improving your English vocabulary. You can translate, collect & memorize words, phrases, idioms and other chunks of language. Platform: Session Link:
  64. 64. Sphero#59 Price: Apps Free Device: $99 Dollars Description: Sphero is a robotic ball that has a ton of free apps that you can use with it. Programing, drawing, measurement and many more educationally relevant areas to be explored! Platform: Session Link:
  65. 65. Snapguide#60 Price: Free Description: Snapguide is a simple, beautiful way to share and view step-by-step how to guides. Discover new things to cook, build, wear, play and more. Create your own guides and share what you love making with your friends on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and more. Discuss your interests with other people who share your passions. Platform: Session Link:
  66. 66. Cheat Sheet 60in60: App Attack Survey Link Session Page Scott Snyder & Brandon Lutz