Technology IntegrationUsing projectors and iPads in the classroom 4 TH G R A D E P L C CARRIE JOHNSON, SHARON SIMMONS, TARA SWENSON, MIKE WARPULA, AND BRYCE WENDLANDT
Projector use in the classroom ThinkCentral: https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com Use with math and reading curriculum – used on a daily basis PC Boe - http://www.pcboe.net/les/elderweb/Fourth%20Grade. htm Storytown (reading curriculum) resources – used on a daily/weekly basis iPads: Just starting to figure out how to use in the classroom.
iPad use in the classroom – useful apps Reflector – projects whatever is on the iPad onto whiteboard using Air Play. Need wireless access and programhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gh_T6htX6OY Explain Everything Screencasting app Can demonstrate concepts to students, parents, etc. and record voice. Can post on blog, webpage, etc. Useful to project workbook page, etc. onto whiteboard – allows to go through work with students without having to be at front of classroom. Can also pass iPad around and let students manipulate what is on the whiteboard.
iPad Apps Continued… iMovie Puppet Pals 2 Accelarated Reader Spelling City Storia – scholastic ebooks Google Drive/Dropbox