[twitter] @hughtheteacher and @gallit_z are excited to share about ip4ds, using hashtag [/twitter]
[twitter] presentation notes for today’s PRO D on iP4ds ---- [/twitter]
[twitter] Joe’s Non-Netbook…great video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkhpmEZWuRQ&feature=g-like [/twitter]
Fun apps: songify, ted, appsgonefree, netflix, etc…
Book creator and my kids’ work is in ibooks
[twitter] Linoit on what apps are best, by our PLN http://linoit.com/users/gallit_z/canvases/iPad%20Apps%20You%20Love%20 [/twitter]
Intro to iPad for instruction and assessment
Gallit Zvi (@gallit_z)
Hugh McDonald (@hughtheteacher)
9:00 The iPad Basics
9:30 Looking at Apps
12:15 More Apps
12:45 Break Out Sessions
1:30 Home Time --where you will be so excited you
won’t be able to put your iPad down
You may want to consider numbering your iPads and
assigning a number to each student (just in case)
Certain apps will require accounts—class account?
Make sure apps are downloaded before you plan to
teach with them
Use Folders for App storage because you will
accumulate a lot!
It is probably best to first choose your learning
outcome and then find (google, twitter, etc) an app to
suit that learning outcome. Rather than, finding cool
apps and then making them fit in…
Always know WHY you are using something and make
sure it is about the learning!
Educreations: Interactive White Board
(similar to show me and explain everything)
Book Creator ($4.99 but totally worth it! Sync to all
We will give each group a couple of apps to explore!
Play time is essential…we need to make time to just
play with the apps/explore (just like you would with
In your table group take some time to play with each
Choose one to share with the group
What do you like about it?
How could you use it with students?
During Lunch you can check out the LINO
Link is on todaysmeet.com that we looked at earlier!
Go with Hugh if you are really
comfortable with an iPad
Go with Gallit if you are a beginner and
would like more time exploring the
Gallit Zvi firstname.lastname@example.org
@gallit_z on twitter
Hugh McDonald email@example.com
@hughtheteacher on twitter