Welcome to the iPad Wiki Page.


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Take a moment to browse through some of the links we have found on iPads, Tablets, and Teaching. If you have links of your own, please share them.We are looking for articles and websites on iPads or Android Tablets, app suggestions, and best practices

iPad Tips!

Hide Settings on the iPad to lock users out.
http://www.theiteachhub.com/hide-settings-on-the-ipad-to-lock-users-out/


https://delicious.com/lj4400/iPads iPad ResourcesPeriodical Table Video using QR Codes

http://smartclasstech.blogspot.com/2014/07/the-best-ipad-apps-for-teachers.html




Rubrics for iPad selfies in the classroom

Exploring content on the ipad

List of Apps

Finding Apps by Mobile Device

Apps for the Classroom

Student Response Systems

Langwitches iPads in Education Wiki page


Student Response Systems are a great way to get immediate feedback when administering assessments.

Socrative is a smart student response system that empowers teachers to engage their classrooms through a series of educational exercises and games via smartphones, laptops, and tablets.

Socrative can be used with an ipad as well as a simple whiteboard. Check it out at Socrative.com



Great Ideas in Using Mobile Devices Outdoor!




Great list of Apps that work On All Devices for BYOT

Check out the iPad lessons on Pinterest!

Preschool iPad Apps on Pinterest

Pre school and Kindergarten Uses

Apps We Use in Kindergarten

40 Sites and Apps for Creating Presentations

QR Codes for Sight Words


Google Spreadsheet Apps Learning Tasks By Brad Wilson www.21innovate.com

Categorizes apps, tasks, along with Bloom's.

Great posters to help your students remember the rules of using an iPad click on PDF below.



Random Name Generator Tool -

http://www.superteachertools.com/instantclassroom/random-name-generator.php
Not an ipad app but works with the ipad.

29 Ways to Use the Only iPad in the Classroom

iPad Apps for High School

Shared from edudemic.com
Language Arts/Reading:
  1. iBooks – a ereader book store.
  2. Book Creator – Create your own iBooks right on the iPad. (Allows everything except video)
  3. Reading Trainer – This app teaches you how to train your eyes and brain to read and comprehend text faster. Think of it as exercise for your reading skills.
  4. Free Books – 23,469 Classics to Go
  5. Dictionary.com – Dictionary & Thesaurus – A dictionary and a Thesaurus.
  6. Literary Analysis Guide – Elements of literature are arranged graphically around three wheels (poetry, prose, and rhetoric).
  7. Kindle – Kindle is an eReader from Amazon.com
  8. Shakespeare Pro – Complete works of Shakespeare. 41 plays, 154 sonnets, and 6 poems. All works can be cross searched for anything.
  9. Jules Verne Collection – Sixteen of Jules Verne’s books
  10. MaxJournal – A simple and elegant journal.
  11. meStudying: Reading For College Success – A practice reading placement test from the Florida Virtual School.
  12. LitCharts – Link to LitCharts website. Each of the LitCharts are available on the iPad
  13. Phrasal Verbs Machine
Math:
  1. Math Formulas – Reference Guide – This app contains over 100 math forumlas at a high school level. Most formulas have examples for ease of understanding. A great app for higher level math.
  2. The Ruler – measure things in inches or centimeters
  3. Math Quizzer – Math Quizzer is an interactive and fun way to, not only learn, but also to boost your skills in; Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division. It offers an easy to understand chalkboard visual, which keeps track of your “score” as you progress.
  4. Bloomberg – Bring the power of the most trusted source for financial information to your iPad, along with tools to help you analyze the world’s markets.
  5. Fractals – Move and pinch fractals in real time.
  6. Geometry Stash – Access the most commonly used theorems, postulates, and corollaries.
    Calculators
  7. SpaceTime – Powerful graphing calculator. 2D and 3D graphing
  8. PocketCAS pro – Advanced Graphic and Symbolic Scientific Calculator. Handles every mathematical problem you might encounter in school or university.
  9. PocketCAS lite – Free Graphic calculator. Not as many features as the pro version above.
  10. Quick Graph – 2D and 3D graphing calculator.
  11. 20 Random Math ipad Apps.
Social Studies:
  1. U.S. Geography by Discovery Education – Become an expert in U.S. Geography with this app. Dozens of videos and interactive gameplay.
  2. Civil War America’s Epic Struggle-Civil War: America’s Epic Struggle Features over 1,000 high-res photos, more than an hour of multimedia presentations, in excess of 100 authentic maps, dozens of first hand accounts, and numerous text articles and biographies, it provides instantaneous access to information on every aspect of the war.
  3. Beautiful Planet HD – Beautiful Planet is a groundbreaking app that captures the breathtaking beauty of our world and its cultures. Featuring a collection of galleries three decades in the making by travel photographer, author and explorer, Peter Guttman, Beautiful Planet spans seven continents and 160 countries.
  4. World Atlas HD – The best maps available from National Geographic
  5. History:Maps of World – Collection of High-Resolution historical Maps.
  6. USA Thematic Atlas & Facts – High quality maps filled with facts and information.
  7. USA Puzzle – A USA puzzle that needs to be put together. Double tap on the state for information about that state.
  8. Motionx GPS HD – Maps and navigation instruments. Maps from all over the world. Can include waypoints. Can be good for Geocaching.
  9. The History Clock – An app that converts the current time to a year and gives a fast fact about that year.
  10. The World Factbook for iPad – Extensive information of over 250 countries around the world.
  11. WORLD BOOK – This Day in History – Interactive multimedia calendar that features historical events for the day.
  12. The Presidency – Historical information on every President of the United States.
  13. Presidents HD- Historical information on every President of the United States.
  14. Declaration for iPad – A copy of the Declaration of Independence.
  15. Constitution for iPad – A copy of the Constitution of the United States.
  16. MyCongress – A portal to detailed information about elected congress officials. Please note: This is not an official government resource
  17. GeogXPert – A reference app – containing maps which allow you to look up countries and find country information – as well as a quiz app.

Geography/Earth Science

http://seanhamptoncole.wordpress.com/2013/03/04/48-ipad-apps-for-teaching-and-learning-geography-earth-science/


Science:
  1. 3D Cell Simulation and Stain Tool – Learn about the cell and its structures in a 3D tool.
  2. EMD PTE – A highly interactive periodic table of elements.
  3. AP Biology Vocabulary Review – All of the vocabulary included in the College Board AP Biology Course.
  4. VideoScience – Science experiments with video.
  5. Chem 11 Prep – Grade 11 Chemistry exam prep.
  6. The Elements: A Visual Exploration – If you think you’ve seen the periodic table, think again. The Elements: A Visual Exploration lets you experience the beauty and fascination of the building blocks of our universe in a way you’ve never seen before. And as the first really new ebook developed from the ground up for iPad, The Elements beautifully shows off the capabilities of this lovely device.
  7. A Life Among Whales – Video documentary featuring the exploration into the life and work of whale biologist Roger Payne
  8. Newtons Laws – Explains Newton’s first two laws of motion and his law of universal gravitation.
  9. Periodic Table of the Elements – Standard periodic table of elements. Free as of May 16, 2010
  10. Molecules – View and manipulate 3D renderings of molecules.
  11. 3D Brain – Rotate and zoom around 29 interactive structures in the brain.
  12. Science Glossary – an extensive glossary of scientific terms and biographies.
  13. PhysicsXL: Mechanics – An app that contains a series of exercises based on physics.
  14. HD Birds Encyclopedia – Highly graphic encyclopedia that has detailed and comprehensive information about a variety of birds.
  15. myArm Muscles – Visually rich and stimulating way to learn about our complex arm muscles.
  16. PLoS Reader – Read the most recent articles from the seven journals published by the Public Library of Science.
  17. HD Marine Life – An encyclopedia of marine life.
  18. Frog Dissection – A virtual frog dissection app.
    Astronomy
  19. HD Solar System – Highly graphic encyclopedia that has detailed and comprehensive information about the solar system.
  20. GoSkyWatch Planetarium – Easily and quickly identify and locate stars, planets, constellations and more with a touch or by simply pointing to the sky. Have fun with family and friends discovering the images in the night sky. Go outside and explore the night sky.
  21. Star Walk – An interactive astronomy guide.
  22. Solar Walk – A 3D Solar System Model.
  23. Distant Suns – A database of over 130,000 stars, nebula, and galaxies.
  24. DrakeEQ HD – 3D simulation of the Milky Way Galaxy
  25. GoSkyWatch Planetarium – Locate stars, planets, and constellations.
Electives/Other:
  1. Magic Piano – Play timeless pieces on spiral and circular keyboards, or follow beams of light – mastery requires only imagination. Play alone, or travel through a warp hole and play Piano Roulette with other performers across the world.
  2. Fashion Sketchbook: The Stylish Dress Up Game – A fashion design application that allows the users to design outfits.
    Art
  3. Adobe Ideas – a digital sketchbook
  4. SketchBook Pro – A professional-grade paint and drawing application.
  5. Brushes – Brushes is a painting application designed from scratch for the iPad. Featuring an advanced color picker, several realistic brushes, multiple layers, extreme zooming, and a simple yet deep interface, it is a powerful tool for creating original artwork on your mobile device. The June 1, 2009 cover of The New Yorker was created in Brushes.
  6. Picasso HD – A virtual gallery of Pablo Picasso’s work featuring hundreds of high definition paintings of his greatest works.
  7. Van Gogh HD – A virtual gallery of Vincent Van Gogh’s work featuring hundreds of high definition paintings of his greatest works.
  8. Klimt HD – A virtual gallery of Austrian Painter Gustav Klimt work featuring hundreds of high definition paintings of his greatest works.
  9. Smudge – Finger painting app
  10. Skrambler X – Assemble famous masterpieces like a jigsaw puzzle. Learn interesting facts about the artists and their artwork while putting each piece in place.
  11. Gravilux – an app that lets you draw with stars
  12. The Hot Rod Art Book: Masters of Chicken Scratch – Over 100 pages of hot rod artwork. Over one and a half hours of instructional videos that show the complete process from sketch to rendering.
    Foreign Language
  13. TAO – TranslateIt! Online – one click translation of text into numerous languages using Google translate.
  14. AIUEO-HIRAGANA – Touch, Listen, and Learn Japanese.
  15. Japanese Phrases & Lessons – 2,700 Japanese phrases with sound
  16. French English Dictionary & Translator – French – English Dictionary
  17. TouchLanguage French – Learn over 2,000 French words and phrases
  18. BidBox Vocabulary Trainer: English – Spanish – Learn Spanish vocabulary
  19. 简明英汉词典 – English – Chinese Dictionary
  20. German English Dictionary & Translator – German – English Dictionary
  21. Italian English Dictionary & Translator – Italian – English Dictionary
    Music
  22. Key Wiz – Learn how to play the piano.
  23. Virtuoso Piano Free 2 HD – Learn the basics of music and how to play the piano.
  24. Magic Piano – Play the piano freestyle or on a spiral keyboard.
  25. Air Harp – Strum and pluck the strings for a harp sound.
    ESE Modifications/Accomodations
  26. Proloquo2Go – full featured alternative communication solution for people who have difficulty speaking
  27. Speak it! Text to Speech – A high quality text to speech app.
  28. Pocket Picture Planner HD – Use pictures or graphics to create a visual calendar.


Physical Education


Mr. Robbo The PE Geek http://thepegeek.com/
Physical Education Apps for Teachers
http://www.sparkpe.org/blog/physical-education-pe-apps-for-teachers/
All Subjects/General/Productivity:
  1. Keynote – A slideshow presentation program
  2. Pages- A word processing program
  3. Numbers – A spreadsheet application
  4. iBooks – a ereader book store.
  5. BrainPOP Featured Movie – Tim and Mobi on the iPad! All access to BrainPOP’s 750+ Movie library and Quizzes if your district subscribes.
  6. Notability – text to speech or just a note taking app
  7. Puppet Pals – Create your own unique shows with animation and audio in real time!
  8. Bento – Manage things with 25 ready to use databases.
  9. GoodReader – Within moments of downloading GoodReader, you’ll be transferring files from the computer to the iPad. Supports a wide range of files.
  10. Note Taker HD – An app for writing handwritten notes, diagrams, etc.
  11. Sundry Notes Pro – Sundry Notes is the first social note taking application. Write, draw, record and research right within the app – and then share your notes with others.Take notes right within your application, including: Write text (and change font color, size, etc.), draw anywhere in your notes, search Wikipedia, Google, and Google Books – and grab images from them for your notes using two fingers, Import PDFs from the internet, Import images from your photo library, record sound/voice, Change page background to graph paper, lined paper, legal paper, etc.
  12. MindNode – Mind mapping, brainstorming, organization.
  13. iThoughtsHD – A mind map tool for the iPad
  14. Evernote – Evernote turns the iPad into an extension of your brain, helping you remember anything and everything that happens in your life.
  15. Stick It – Sticky Notes with Bump™ – Sticky notes you can share with other iPad Users
  16. Educate – The ultimate teacher’s companion providing mobile access to your student’s data, teaching strategies, eLearning tools, and timetable.
  17. Cramberry – Create flash cards to study from.
  18. Professor Garfield Cyberbullying – Garfield and Friends share information about Cyberbullying
  19. Professor Garfield Online Safety – Garfield and Friends share information about Online Safety
  20. eClicker and eClicker Host- A personal response system that allows teachers to poll their classes in real time.
  21. PDF Reader Pro Edition – PDF reader.
  22. Discovery Education – Educational videos (Subscription Required)

**iPad Apps for Middle School**

Language Arts:
  1. iBooks – a ereader book store.
  2. Book Creator – Create your own iBooks right on the iPad. (Allows everything except video)
  3. Reading Trainer – This app teaches you how to train your eyes and brain to read and comprehend text faster. Think of it as exercise for your reading skills.
  4. Free Books – 23,469 Classics to Go
  5. Dictionary.com – Dictionary & Thesaurus – A dictionary and a Thesaurus.
  6. Literary Analysis Guide – Elements of literature are arranged graphically around three wheels (poetry, prose, and rhetoric).
  7. Kindle – Kindle is an eReader from Amazon.com
  8. Shakespeare Pro – Complete works of Shakespeare. 41 plays, 154 sonnets, and 6 poems. All works can be cross searched for anything.
  9. Jules Verne Collection – Sixteen of Jules Verne’s books
  10. MaxJournal – A simple and elegant journal.
  11. LitCharts – Link to LitCharts website. Each of the LitCharts are available on the iPad
Math:
  1. The Ruler – measure things in inches or centimeters
  2. Math Quizzer- Math Quizzer is an interactive and fun way to, not only learn, but also to boost your skills in; Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division. It offers an easy to understand chalkboard visual, which keeps track of your “score” as you progress.
  3. Bloomberg – Bring the power of the most trusted source for financial information to your iPad, along with tools to help you analyze the world’s markets.
  4. Fractals – Move and pinch fractals in real time.
  5. MASTERING MATHEMATICS GRADE 6 – A mathematics practice book for 6th grade students.
  6. MASTERING MATHEMATICS GRADE 7 -A mathematics practice book for 7th grade students.
  7. Geometry Stash – Access the most commonly used theorems, postulates, and corollaries.
  8. 20 Random Math iPad Apps.
Calculators
  1. SpaceTime – Powerful graphing calculator. 2D and 3D graphing
  2. PocketCAS pro – Advanced Graphic and Symbolic Scientific Calculator. Handles every mathematical problem you might encounter in school or university.
  3. PocketCAS lite – Free Graphic calculator. Not as many features as the pro version above.
  4. Quick Graph – 2D and 3D graphing calculator.
Social Studies:
  1. U.S. Geography by Discovery Education – Become an expert in U.S. Geography with this app. Dozens of videos and interactive gameplay.
  2. Civil War America’s Epic Struggle-Civil War: America’s Epic Struggle Features over 1,000 high-res photos, more than an hour of multimedia presentations, in excess of 100 authentic maps, dozens of first hand accounts, and numerous text articles and biographies, it provides instantaneous access to information on every aspect of the war.
  3. Beautiful Planet HD – Beautiful Planet is a groundbreaking app that captures the breathtaking beauty of our world and its cultures. Featuring a collection of galleries three decades in the making by travel photographer, author and explorer, Peter Guttman, Beautiful Planet spans seven continents and 160 countries.
  4. World Atlas HD – The best maps available from National Geographic
  5. History:Maps of World – Collection of High-Resolution historical Maps.
  6. The History Clock – An app that converts the current time to a year and gives a fast fact about that year.
  7. USA Thematic Atlas & Facts – High quality maps filled with facts and information.
  8. USA Puzzle – A USA puzzle that needs to be put together. Double tap on the state for information about that state.
  9. Motionx GPS HD – Maps and navigation instruments. Maps from all over the world. Can include waypoints. Can be good for Geocaching.
  10. The World Factbook for iPad – Extensive information of over 250 countries around the world.
  11. WORLD BOOK – This Day in History – Interactive multimedia calendar that features historical events for the day.
  12. The Presidency – Historical information on every President of the United States.
  13. Presidents HD- Historical information on every President of the United States.
  14. Declaration for iPad – A copy of the Declaration of Independence.
  15. Constitution for iPad – A copy of the Constitution of the United States.
  16. MyCongress – A portal to detailed information about elected congress officials. Please note: This is not an official government resource
  17. GeogXPert – A reference app – containing maps which allow you to look up countries and find country information – as well as a quiz app.
Geography/Earth Science
http://seanhamptoncole.wordpress.com/2013/03/04/48-ipad-apps-for-teaching-and-learning-geography-earth-science/
Science:
  1. Bobo Explores Light – A great app that explores 21 in-depth topics including lasers, telescopes, lightning, reflection, bioluminescence, and sunlight
  2. 3D Cell Simulation and Stain Tool – Learn about the cell and its structures in a 3D tool.
  3. EMD PTE – A highly interactive periodic table of elements.
  4. VideoScience – Science experiments with video.
  5. The Elements: A Visual Exploration – If you think you’ve seen the periodic table, think again. The Elements: A Visual Exploration lets you experience the beauty and fascination of the building blocks of our universe in a way you’ve never seen before. And as the first really new ebook developed from the ground up for iPad, The Elements beautifully shows off the capabilities of this lovely device.
  6. A Life Among Whales – Video documentary featuring the exploration into the life and work of whale biologist Roger Payne
  7. Newtons Laws – Explains Newton’s first two laws of motion and his law of universal gravitation.
  8. Periodic Table of the Elements – Standard periodic table of elements. Free as of May 16, 2010
  9. Molecules – View and manipulate 3D renderings of molecules.
  10. 3D Brain – Rotate and zoom around 29 interactive structures in the brain.
  11. Science Glossary – an extensive glossary of scientific terms and biographies.
  12. myArm Muscles – Visually rich and stimulating way to learn about our complex arm muscles.
  13. HD Birds Encyclopedia – Highly graphic encyclopedia that has detailed and comprehensive information about a variety of birds.
  14. HD Marine Life – An encyclopedia of marine life.
  15. Frog Dissection – A virtual frog dissection app.
Astronomy
  1. HD Solar System – Highly graphic encyclopedia that has detailed and comprehensive information about the solar system.
  2. GoSkyWatch Planetarium – Easily and quickly identify and locate stars, planets, constellations and more with a touch or by simply pointing to the sky. Have fun with family and friends discovering the images in the night sky. Go outside and explore the night sky.
  3. Star Walk – An interactive astronomy guide.
  4. Solar Walk – A 3D Solar System Model.
  5. Distant Suns – A database of over 130,000 stars, nebula, and galaxies.
  6. DrakeEQ HD – 3D simulation of the Milky Way Galaxy
  7. GoSkyWatch Planetarium – Locate stars, planets, and constellations.
Electives/Other:
  1. Magic Piano – Play timeless pieces on spiral and circular keyboards, or follow beams of light – mastery requires only imagination. Play alone, or travel through a warp hole and play Piano Roulette with other performers across the world.
  2. Fashion Sketchbook: The Stylish Dress Up Game – A fashion design application that allows the users to design outfits.
Art
  1. SketchBook Pro – A professional-grade paint and drawing application.
  2. Brushes – Brushes is a painting application designed from scratch for the iPad. Featuring an advanced color picker, several realistic brushes, multiple layers, extreme zooming, and a simple yet deep interface, it is a powerful tool for creating original artwork on your mobile device. The June 1, 2009 cover of The New Yorker was created in Brushes.
  3. Picasso HD – A virtual gallery of Pablo Picasso’s work featuring hundreds of high definition paintings of his greatest works.
  4. Van Gogh HD – A virtual gallery of Vincent Van Gogh’s work featuring hundreds of high definition paintings of his greatest works.
  5. Klimt HD – A virtual gallery of Austrian Painter Gustav Klimt work featuring hundreds of high definition paintings of his greatest works.
  6. Smudge – Finger painting app
  7. Skrambler X – Assemble famous masterpieces like a jigsaw puzzle. Learn interesting facts about the artists and their artwork while putting each piece in place.
  8. Gravilux – an app that lets you draw with stars
  9. The Hot Rod Art Book: Masters of Chicken Scratch – Over 100 pages of hot rod artwork. Over one and a half hours of instructional videos that show the complete process from sketch to rendering.
Foreign Language
  1. TAO – TranslateIt! Online – one click translation of text into numerous languages using Google translate.
  2. AIUEO-HIRAGANA – Touch, Listen, and Learn Japanese.
  3. Japanese Phrases & Lessons – 2,700 Japanese phrases with sound
  4. French English Dictionary & Translator – French – English Dictionary
  5. TouchLanguage French – Learn over 2,000 French words and phrases
  6. BidBox Vocabulary Trainer: English – Spanish – Learn Spanish vocabulary
  7. 简明英汉词典 – English – Chinese Dictionary
  8. German English Dictionary & Translator – German – English Dictionary
  9. Italian English Dictionary & Translator – Italian – English Dictionary
Music
  1. Key Wiz – Learn how to play the piano.
  2. Virtuoso Piano Free 2 HD – Learn the basics of music and how to play the piano.
  3. Magic Piano – Play the piano freestyle or on a spiral keyboard.
  4. Air Harp – Strum and pluck the strings for a harp sound.


ESE Modifications/Accomodations
  1. Proloquo2Go – full featured alternative communication solution for people who have difficulty speaking
  2. Speak it! Text to Speech – A high quality text to speech app.
  3. Pocket Picture Planner HD – Use pictures or graphics to create a visual calendar.

All Subjects/General/Productivity:

  1. Keynote – A slideshow presentation program
  2. Pages- A word processing program
  3. Numbers – A spreadsheet application
  4. iBooks – a ereader book store.
  5. Notability – text to speech or just a note taking app
  6. Puppet Pals – Create your own unique shows with animation and audio in real time!
  7. Mobile Mouse – Mobile Mouse instantly transforms your iPad into a wireless mouse and trackpad for your computer.
  8. Bento – Manage things with 25 ready to use databases.
  9. GoodReader – Within moments of downloading GoodReader, you’ll be transferring files from the computer to the iPad. Supports a wide range of files.
  10. Note Taker HD – An app for writing handwritten notes, diagrams, etc.
  11. Sundry Notes Pro – Sundry Notes is the first social note taking application. Write, draw, record and research right within the app – and then share your notes with others.Take notes right within your application, including: Write text (and change font color, size, etc.), draw anywhere in your notes, search Wikipedia, Google, and Google Books – and grab images from them for your notes using two fingers, Import PDFs from the internet, Import images from your photo library, record sound/voice, Change page background to graph paper, lined paper, legal paper, etc.
  12. MindNode – Mind mapping, brainstorming, organization.
  13. iThoughtsHD – A mind map tool for the iPad
  14. Evernote – Evernote turns the iPad into an extension of your brain, helping you remember anything and everything that happens in your life.
  15. Stick It – Sticky Notes with Bump™ – Sticky notes you can share with other iPad Users
  16. Educate – The ultimate teacher’s companion providing mobile access to your student’s data, teaching strategies, eLearning tools, and timetable.
  17. Cramberry – Create flash cards to study from.
  18. Professor Garfield Cyberbullying – Garfield and Friends share information about Cyberbullying
  19. Professor Garfield Online Safety – Garfield and Friends share information about Online Safety
  20. eClicker and eClicker Host- A personal response system that allows teachers to poll their classes in real time.
  21. PDF Reader Pro Edition – PDF reader.
  22. Discovery Education – Educational videos

iPad Apps for Elementary Schools


All Subjects/General:

  1. Keynote – Keynote makes creating a world-class presentation — complete with animated charts and transitions — as simple as touching and tapping.
  2. iMovie – Make beautiful HD movies anywhere with iMovie, the fast and fun moviemaking app for iPhone, iPod touch, and the amazing new iPad 2
  3. Pages- Pages lets you create, edit, and view documents wherever you are.
  4. Numbers – A spreadsheet application
  5. Whiteboard – Collaborate with friends and family with Whiteboard, the easy-to-use collaborative drawing app for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.
  6. iBooks – an ereader book store.
  7. eClicker/eClicker Host – eClicker is a personal response system that allows teachers to poll their class during a lesson.
  8. ComicLife – It’s the funnest, easiest and fastest way ever to create photo comics on a mobile device.
  9. TypeDrawing – TypeDrawing is a really easy app to use, but it’s perfect for creating TYPOGRAPHY ART and UNIQUE WATERMARK over your photos.
  10. Animoto – Animoto turns the pictures on your iPhone into beautiful music videos! It takes just a few minutes to make one, and then you can share and collect them with your friends
  11. Discovery Education – Educational videos
  12. Mobile Mouse – Mobile Mouse instantly transforms your iPad into a wireless mouse and trackpad for your computer.
  13. Professor Garfield Cyberbullying – Through comic strips, questions and ansers and problem solving, Garfield teaches what cyberbullying is and how to prevent it.
  14. Sundry Notes – Text, images, audio recording, tables, real-time WiFi collaboration, wireless sync with the cloud, and much more!
  15. Blackboard Presenter – This app turns your iPad to blackboard presenter.
  16. Little Artist HD – Little Artist is a super easy to use finger painting app for kids of all ages !!
  17. DropBox – Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring all your photos, docs, and videos anywhere.
  18. CK12.Org – free online textbooks
  19. Templates for Elementary Students – works for all ages
  20. Notability – text to speech or just a note taking app
  21. Overdrive - allows you to check out books from any public library

Language Arts:

  1. Toontastic – Create your own stories on line using the story arch and our animated artwork.
  2. Book Creator – Create your own iBooks right on the iPad. (Allows everything except video)
  3. Popplet – Popplet is a platform for your ideas. Popplet’s super simple interface allows you to move at the speed of your thoughts
  4. Reading Trainer – This app teaches you how to train your eyes and brain to read and comprehend text faster. Think of it as exercise for your reading skills.
  5. Super Why – Help your child achieve the Power to Read with this collection of four SUPER WHY interactive games
  6. ABC Phonics Word Sight – Learn Dolch sight words the fun and easy way.
  7. Dr. Suess‘s ABC – The beloved classic “Dr. Seuss’s ABC” is now available for your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch.
  8. Word Magic – Teaches young children how to read and recognize letters.
  9. Animated Rhymes 3 – This App contain 2 Rhymes (1) Pussy Cat (2)The Dog Says Bow,Wow.
  10. StarFall – The “ABCs” section of Starfall.com’s well-loved website
  11. SpellBoard – Monday, we get our weekly words. Wednesday, we have our pre-quiz and Friday is the spelling test.
  12. Story Wheel – Story Wheel” is an educational game that improves your child’s cognitive abilities.
  13. Shakespeare in Bits – This is the Free Lite edition of Shakespeare In Bits: Romeo & Juliet.
  14. Language Arts Tablet Apps

Math:

  1. MathBoard – MathBoard is a stunning app for teaching addition, subtraction, multiplication and division problems
  2. Free Graphic Calculator – With the highest number of available mathematical functions, you will be able to solve almost every mathematical problem you can imagine
  3. Ruler – Use your finger to drag the marker across the screen. Actual dimensions will be instantly displayed.
  4. Math Quizzer – Math Quizzer is an interactive and fun way to, not only learn, but also to boost your skills in; Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division
  5. Ace Kids Math Games – Easily teaches kids how to Count, Add, and Subtract VISUALLY using fun animations with a prize reward system for completing each level.
  6. Math Bingo – The object of Math BINGO is to get a pattern of five BINGO Bugs in a row by correctly answering math problems.
  7. iFactor Quadratics – This is a simple application that will factor quadratic equations, if possible
  8. eSolver HD – eSolver HD enables you to solve quadratic equations in a very simple way.
  9. Math Flash Cards – Math Flash Cards is a fun to use math drill application that looks and works just like the old paper flash cards.
  10. Numerate: Count, Add and Subtract – Learn how to recognize numbers (1-20) and explore simple addition and subtraction with interactive calculations.
  11. MakeChange – Practice counting change and doing addition problems.
  12. Equation – EQUATION is a very fast and easy tool to solve Quadratic Equations.
  13. Park Math – Park Math introduces early math concepts to children in Preschool and Kindergarten (ages 1-6).
  14. MotionMath – By playing Motion Math, learners improve their ability to perceive and estimate fractions in multiple forms.
  15. Math Ninja Lite – Teaches basic concepts of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division, to more advanced and complicated problem solving such as mixed operator usage.
  16. Math Ninja – Use your math skills to defend your tree house against a hungry tomato and his robotic army in this fun action packed game!
  17. Motion Math Zoom – They’ll have a blast zooming through the number line as they master place value.
  18. Pizza Fractions – In chef’s pizzeria your child masters the concept of naming simple fractions using pizza picture examples
  19. Math Champ-.Math Champ is a challenging and innovative quiz game designed for grades 4 to 7
  20. 20 Random Math iPad Apps
  21. http://hoodamath.com/

Social Studies:

  1. Geo Play 2 – States, Countries, International Capitals, Continents, Potpourri.
  2. The Presidency – The Presidency application is an excellent educational reference for easy access to historical information regarding the 44 United States Presidents.
  3. GeoMaster – In GeoMaster – US State Game, your goal is to place as fast and as accurately as possible all US states on a map.
  4. Stack the States – Stack the States makes learning about the 50 states fun!
  5. Early Jamestown – Victory Productions presents an interactive textbook exploration of the early days of the Jamestown settlement and the state of Virginia.

Science:

  1. 3D Sun – “3D Sun” lets you carry a virtual window onto today’s sun, right in your pocket.
  2. Stars – Stars is a light application that displays the 88 constellations in the sky
  3. Bobo Explores Light – Hold a fully functional science museum in the palm of your hand!
  4. 3D Brain – Discover how each brain region functions, what happens when it is injured, and how it is involved in mental illness.
  5. Molecules – Molecules is an application for viewing three-dimensional renderings of molecules and manipulating them using your fingers.
  6. Starwalk – Star Walk enables you to point your iPad at the sky and see what stars, constellations, and satellites you are looking at in real-time.
  7. SolarWalk – This 3D Solar System model enables you to navigate through space and time, observe all the planets in close-up, learn their trajectories, inner structure, history of their exploration, points of interest and more.
  8. NASA VIZ – This is the NASA Visualization Explorer, the coolest way to get stories about advanced space-based research delivered right to your iPad.

Electives/Other:

  1. iSign3D – Introducing an innovative application for learning the American Sign Language alphabet for the iPad!

Websites and Articles

Physical Education


Mr. Robbo The PE Geek http://thepegeek.com/
Physical Education Apps for Teachers
http://www.sparkpe.org/blog/physical-education-pe-apps-for-teachers/

Geography

http://www.appolicious.com/curated-apps/7697-best-geograpy-apps-on-ipad

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Apps


Classroom Management and Instruction

Ipad Resources

http://www.delicious.com/lj4400/ipad My personal collection of ipad resources.
Appitic Over 1,800 EDUapps http://www.appitic.com/
Apptivities http://www.apptivities.org/
Hot Apps 4 HOTS http://www.techchef4u.com/?tag=hot-apps-4-hots

iPad Resources

http://www.techforteachers.net/ipad-resources.html

Lesson Plans using Mobile Devices:

http://www.theconsultants-e.com/resources/lessons/lessonrepository/mlearningplans.aspx

PB Technology4kids:

http://technology4kids.pbworks.com/w/page/38907379/mlearning
http://edtechteacher.org/index.php/teaching-technology/mobile-technology-apps/ipad-as?_tmc=ZEs5MPWAx2ERPznLGbiQk70woBP5pKK3bAPTSRr9dpQ Great list of apps grouped by learning objectives.

Video


Kindergarten and Second Grade using iPads



Following an iPad in Education workshop led by Meg Wilson (@iPodsibilities on Twitter) that was held at Apple, I asked an Apple employee to share with me useful materials for follow up.

Here are the sites that were suggested:
http://teachwithyouripad.wikispaces.com/
http://web.me.com/dowd/Apps/Education_Apps_for_iPod_iPad.html
http://web.me.com/dowd/Touch
https://sites.google.com/site/learningcontinuity/with-ipod-touches
http://edcommunity.apple.com/ali/story.php?itemID=16472
http://www.bestkidsapps.com/
http://blogs.twincities.com/yourtechweblog/2010/01/a-follow-up-post-to-my-popular-ipods-in-classroom-article.html
http://www.scribd.com/documents/24470331/iPhone-iPad-and-iPod-touch-Apps-for-Special-Education
http://www.connsensebulletin.com/2010/05/apps-for-education/
http://ipadineducation.co.uk/iPad_in_Education/Welcome.html
http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewMultiRoom?fcId=387901830
http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2012/09/15-great-ipad-apps-for-special.html?goback=%2Egde_108447_member_161407995
Find My iPhone (or iPad or iPod touch) http://www.apple.com/mobileme/
Free Project Gutenberg eBooks Download Directly to Kindle for iPad
Visit the Amazon Kindle Store online by clicking the "Shop in the Kindle Store" button in the iOS Kindle application. Once there, click the link for "Free eBook Collections"in the left sidebar. Project Gutenberg is one of several options available.
Sound Note : http://soundnote.com/