Tag Archives: iPad Apps for Teaching

What’s on Your Flipboard?

I’ve been using Flipboard on my iPad for some time.  I love the way that it lays out text from different websites.  This year we’ve loaded the free Flipboard app onto student devices and we’ll be starting the year with … Continue reading

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Best Practice for Math App Games in the Classroom

One of the most common questions I get is “What math games are you using?”  Certainly there are some math app games that are far superior to others as they relate to learning.  But a more important question is HOW … Continue reading

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Reinforcing Learning With Math Videos

I’ve been exploring the use of short instructional videos in the classroom as a way to provide more and targeted instruction to student’s needs.  Making all of your own videos can be time consuming so it’s nice to have some … Continue reading

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iPad Photo Sharing

I’ve been trying to figure out a way to set up an organized and easy photo sharing system for my students to access on their iPads.  I used to have students copy anchor charts into their notebooks.  But I always … Continue reading

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A Great New Blog to Read

There are a host of great teachers out there!  If you’ve found this blog you probably already follow many teacher blogs.  Here is a newer one that I’ve been reading.  Jenny is also a teacher in Chicago and has been … Continue reading

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2 iPad Apps That I Have A Teacher Crush On

  Confer: This App must have been created by a real live teacher or someone who loves one. If you use reading and writing workshop it’s a fantastic tool.  Essentially it’s a way to record and organize your one on … Continue reading

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4 iPad Apps for Math Education

So I’ve been doing research and development for an iPad initiative at our school.  It’s taken me quite a bit of time to even find an initial set of Apps that I think would be meaningful for my students to … Continue reading

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