Mobile Learning in the Classroom
1. Makin' Movies (30)
2. Make a Comic (20)
We're going to head to Apptivites where we'll search through some of the available activities. We'll then be making some trading cards to share with everyone in the room. For the trading cards you'll need to make sure you've loaded Comic Touch or HalfTone (99¢) on your iPad as well as Bump .
2. eBooks: Annotate an eBook (30)
3. Create, Collaborate, and Edit the Google Way (30)
Editing Google Docs on The Go (Blog Post & Video)
Create an account at docs.google.com or login.
Visit docs.google.com on the iPad.
Open a document and click edit.
Your work is automatically saved in "the cloud." It is backed up and you can access it from any web browser.
Let's try collaborative editing with this sample google doc
iMessage & other
Activity: QR Codes (time allowing)
QR codes are Quick Response codes that quickly take you to your desired website. They are those crazy looking boxes you see everywhere.
To view a QR code:
Download the i-nigma app.
Open the i-nigma app.
It opens to the camera and will automatically snap a photo of the QR code.
The website will appear.
Download the Google App.
Open the Google App.
Use the camera icon next to search.
Click the camera icon and take a picture of the QR code.
The link will appear.
To create a QR code.
Copy the link for the website you'd like to create a QR code for.
On your computer go to: i-nigma.com
On the left side select "Create Barcode"
Paste in your url and give it a title if you like.
Your QR code will appear. Simply right-click to save it to your computer.
Print out your QR code and display it in your classroom. As people use a QR reader to view the image it will take them to your website.
Google also provides a QR code generator at goo.gl where you can quickly create a QR code and shortened url for the link as well.
But wait, there's more!