Digital Learning Playground

Presentation - from the workshop
Padlet Idea Board - What's your favorite app and how would you use it?
Survey- Please complete this short survey at the end of the workshop.


Video: iPad in the Kindergarten Classroom
Consider what the learning looks like in this classroom? Where is the learning taking place? Who owns the learning? Who's the audience?

How to use the Apps 

2. Sock Puppets - animated Sock Puppets
3. Tellagami - create your own animated story with an avatar.
4. Padlet - electronic cork board, may uses.
5. Book CreatorThe simple way to create your own beautiful iBooks, right on the iPad.
6. Idea Sketch - Idea Sketch lets you easily draw a diagram - mind map, concept map, or flow chart - and convert it to a text outline, and vice versa.
7. Garageband -  Allows users to create music or podcasts, great sound effects.

8. Skitch - Skitch provides you with all the tools you need to visually communicate ideas, share feedback and collaborate.

9. 30 Hands - 30hands Mobile is a fun and innovative storytelling app that allows students, teachers and anyone with creativity to easily create stories or presentations based on photos, images or slides.

10. Pic Collage - Creating collages of your photos and adding accessories and effects to them is always fun. 

11. Popplet Lite - concept mind mapping, brain storming

12. iMovie - Make and edit videos

13. Ask 3 - collaborative white board
14. Croak It - Croak it has one function. That's it! The one function is to create 30 second audio clips.
15. Fotobabble - add an oral 'subtitle' to any image
16. Story Wheel - write stories
17. Story Maker HD
18. Dragon Dictate - speech to text
19. iCamera Protractor - use the iPad camera to measure angles
20. Grid Drawing Lite - 32 drawings to create
21. Oh No Fractions!
22. Graphing - Tap to Learn (tutorial in app)
23. Reading Ruler - learn to use a ruler to inches and centimeters
24. Geoboard -
25. Maths Terms Glossary

26. Meet Millie - Read Out Loud or Read to Me
27. Brainpop - fun quizzes
28. Socrative formative assessments, poll, quizzes, space race

What else can you do with an iPad?
Turn the iPad into a Document Camera

More Ideas and resources....

    Remind 101. Taking a trip to the nature center with your third-grade class tomorrow and trying to get everyone to dress appropriately for the inclement weather? This app lets teachers create an account that parents can "join" by sending a single text message. Because they can message their entire classes and/or parents quickly from their mobile phones, teachers are able to stay in contact on the fly and collaborate with parents without having to pick up the phone or send out an email.
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