"I love using Keynote to have students design investigations with. The format allows them to map out their question, method of testing, variables, and...love this part...they can utilize data in graphs, charts, and diagrams! Many students like to…"
""For example, a student can create a screencast and the teacher can respond verbally within the same screencast while highlighting and marking it up for clarification."
I really like this work flow. Being able to assess/support/guide in…"
"One of my favorite iPad involved lessons actually included many apps, plus Legos and electrical wiring equipment. With my 5th grade science classes, we designed the next, great, NASA exploration vehicles. The students researched previous NASA…"
"I love the comment...bring them out when the mood is right. That is a really cool way to describe it! I love having a set in my room that we pick up at the beginning of class and use as we need. We may send a tweet here, jump onto edmodo there, draw…"
We completed a project in our fifth grade science class that demonstrated student understanding of animal adaptations. Students created an imaginary creature using Animal Creator app. They saved this picture to the photo library…"
"The ability to mirror the iPad to the apple tv that I have has been so much fun to explore. We created imovies about our water cycle chalk drawings. We just streamed it to the projector...passed around the iPad and created together.…"
"I have to give credit for the muppet idea to a Mr. Gary Larizza. He was my tech director at the time. He knew that I name EVERYTHING! My smart board set up with computer, board, and projector is Larry, Curly, and Moe. My mac mini is the Puppet…"
I can share what I did. It may give you an idea. ;)
My school purchased 26 iPads for my science classroom last July. I have 5th graders that were going to use them. So, I wanted the students to have a personal connection with their iPad that…"
"Using pictures in science is key in my classroom. With the iPad, I can have students pull a pic into an app like DrawingPad and show me the science that they see in the picture. Students will annotate over top, diagram, and add to pics to show what…"
"From the perspective of using the iPads with my students on a daily basis in science, I have observed my use follow some of these themes. I was SUPER concerned with this app or that. I wanted to force the iPad into every single activity with a…"