Reflection & Resources

Some ideas to think about:

  • What do you think it takes to prepare for utilizing the iPad in your classroom?
  • What ideas did you come up with during this training that you want to try in your content area?
  • What kinds of products do you want your students to produce with the iPad?

Links for iPad Educators

iPads in the Classroom - A great collection of resources about how to set-up, use, and get the most out of iPads in the Classroom

iPods and iPads in the Classroom-a great list of educational apps by category

iPad Educators-Exploring the use of iPads and eBooks in schools and colleges

iPad Curriculum: Educational app reviews, tips, and tricks for using iPads in the classroom.

Apps and Lesson Plans

iPad School Wiki-A collection of apps, links, and tricks for using iPads in the Classroom

Managing Student Work-An excellent article about how to collect, annotate, and return student work on the iPad.

Moms With Apps: A great blog and community supporting apps for children and educaiton.

55 Ways to Use iPads in the Classroom

iPads in the Classroom by @mathevolve Adam Coccari

iPads in Education by Joe Evans,

iPad Lesson Plans

Some other creative and productive apps you might want to consider:

Absolute Board: Free
Audiboo: Free
Comic Life: $7.99
Common Core: Free
DecoSama Lite: Free
Drawcast: Free
Evernote: Free
Giant Timer: Free
Idea Flight: Free
IdeaMix: Free
Idea Store: $2.99
iMotion HD: Free
iMovie: $4.99
Mindmash: Free
Paperdesk: $.299 
PBS: Free
Phoster: $1.99
PhotoFunia: Free
Photomess: Free
Rulla: $1.99
Screenchomp: Free
Show Me: Free
SonicPics Lite: Free
Storyboards: Free
TED: Free
Videolicious: Free
Wunderlist: Free

Your Recommended Apps:

Kindle- multiple votes
All e-readers
Google Earth
National Geographic Atlas 
Dragon Dictation
Angry Birds
Crystal Quest