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  • 1. AppsforEduca-on Teaching Na#veApps Learning WebBrowserApps AcrossAllDevices ADA DeviceAccessibilityFeatures Na#veApps

2. AppAssessmentbyTonyVincent Useofappisrelevanttothepurposeandstudentneeds Helportutorialisavailableintheapp Contentisappropriateforthestudent Informa#oniserror-free,factual,andreliable Contentcanbeexported,copied,orprinted AppsseEngsand/orcontentcanbecustomized Customizedcontentcanbetransferredtootherdevices Historyiskeptofstudentuseoftheapp sharing Appprovidesusefulfeedback 3. AppAssessmentbyTonyVincent Designofappisfunc#onalandvisuallys#mula#ng Studentcanexitappatany#mewithoutlosingprogress Workswithaccessibilityop#onslikeVoiceOverandSpeak Selec#on Appisfreeofcharge Noin-apppurchasesarenecessaryforintendeduseofapp Apploadsquicklyanddoesnotcrash Appcontainsnoadver#sing Apphasbeenupdatedinthelast6months Apppromotescrea#vityandimagina#on Appprovidesopportuni#estousehigherorderthinkingskills Apppromotescollabora#onandidea 4. CommonCoreApp ViewtheCommonCoreState StandardsinoneconvenientFREE app!Agreatreferenceforstudents, parents,andteacherstoeasilyread andunderstandthecorestandards. Quicklyndstandardsbysubject, grade,andsubjectcategory (domain/cluster). ThisappincludesMathstandards K-12andLanguageArtsstandards K-12.Mathstandardsincludeboth tradi#onalandintegratedpathways (asoutlinedinAppendixAofthe commoncore)andsynthesizes LanguageArtsstandardswiththe CorrespondingCollegeandCareer ReadinessStandards(CCR's). 5. h_p://www.edudemic.com/10-ways-to-use-oine-ipads-in-educa#on/ 6. The10WaysToUseOineiPadsInEduca-on UseGoogleEarthinoinemodetogoonvirtual eldtrips. Useanywri#ngapp(likeEvernoteorevenjustMail) totapoutadistrac#on-freestoryorbookreport. UseSpo-fyinoinemodeinmusicclasstohave yourmust-havemusicany#me,anywhere. Takenotesduringclasswithanoine-enabledapp liketext-basedWorkowy. Useatransla#onapp(likeUltralingua)inoine modetolearnalanguageduringeldtripstoplaces thatspeakthatlanguage. h_p://www.edudemic.com/10-ways-to-use-oine-ipads-in-educa#on/ 7. The10WaysToUseOineiPadsInEduca-on Makeato-dolistofallassignmentsorothertasks (soccerprac#ce,etc.)withanapplikeListBuddy. Learntoplayguitarwhilecamping(oranywhere oine)withanapplikeSongsterrGuitarTabs. Takeavirtualeldtripwithanoinetravelguide. UseInstapapertoreadassignmentsandlong-form ar#clesthatyouwouldntnormallyhave#meforin theclassroom. PlaytriviawithGoogleEarthinoinemodeandsee whocanndcertainloca#onsontheiPadinthe shortestamountof#me. h_p://www.edudemic.com/10-ways-to-use-oine-ipads-in-educa#on/ 8. VoiceControlwithoutInternet Unlikemostvoiceapplica#onsonthethemarketwhich requireinternetconnec#on,thisapplica#oninstallsalight- weightspeechrecognizeronyourphone,soitcanrunlocally WITHOUTinternetconnec#on. Youcanmakeyourownspeechcommandstostartanapp,call afriendorbrowseawebsite.Speechcommandscanbe denedbyphone#calphabets,soitliterallysupportsany language. GooglePlayStore: h_ps://play.google.com/store/apps/ detailsid=com.KnJSohware.VoiceCommander&hl=en 9. GoogleMapsisprobablythe mostwellknownmappingand naviga#onappoutthere. GooglehasupdatedGoogle Mapssothatitnowoers mapsoine.Thismeansyou candownloadmapsandstore themonthedeviceandthe naviga#onpor#onofGoogle Mapscanaccessthedataeven whenyoudon'thavedata access. Alsoavailableon GooglePlayandtheApp Store 10. Navfree Navfree Naviga#onappthatisfreeanditcanbedownloadedandusedoine. ThecompanythatdevelopedNavFreeclaimsthatunlikeothersatellite naviga#onappsforsmartphones,Navfreeoersa"fullyfeatured, non--melimitedturn-by-turnnaviga-on"app.Therearenohidden paymentsforaddi-onalmapdownloadsandyou'reabletouseit foreveranddownloadfreeupdateswhenyouneedthem. GooglePlayStore: h_ps://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.navfree.android.OSM.ALL&hl=en iTunesStore: h_ps://itunes.apple.com/us/app/navfree-gps-usa-+-street-view/id405922167?mt=8 11. YouTubeVideos YouTubehas announcedthatitwilllauncha newfeatureonitsmobileapps enablingviewerstowatchvideos evenwhentheyareoine.The newupdatewillbeavailablein November. Thefeaturewillletviewersadd videostotheirdevicestostore andwatchforashortperiodof #mewhentheyarenot connectedtotheInternet,so yourfansabilitytoenjoyyour videosnolongerhastobe interruptedbysomethingas commonplaceasamorning commute,accordingto YouTubesCreator&Partners blog. 12. OinePages DownloadWebsitesandViewOine Thisappallowsyouto savewebpageswithall theformaEng,images, anden#relinkedpages, andviewthemoine withoutInternet. h_ps://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ oine-pages-oine-web/ id364859644?mt=8 13. Facebook updateditsiOSappwiththekillerfeaturedu jour:anoinemode.Theappnowenables youtocreatepostswithoutanInternet connec#on.They'reuploadedautoma#cally thenext#meyouconnect.AsimilarAndroid appupgradeiscomingsoon. 14. GoogleSearch AndroidversionofGoogleSearchhasanew oinemodefortheGoogleNowfeatureas well.Evenwithoutaconnec#on,theGoogle Nowcardswillkeeponcoming. 15. GoogleDocs Ifyou'reafrequentuserofGoogleDocslikeI am,youwillwanttoinstallthe ChromeAppforGoogleDocs.TheChrome AppforGoogleDocsallowsyoutoedityour documentswhenyou'renotonline.Whenyou reconnecttothewebyourdocumentswillbe syncedtoyourGoogleDocsonlineaccount. 16. UsefulPeriodicTableApp UsefulPeriodicTableisareferenceappfor chemistrystudents.UsefulPeriodicTable containstheinforma#onhighschool chemistrystudentsneed.Theappalso includessomeprac#cequizac#vi#es. 17. DaumEqua#onEditor DaumEqua#onEditorisafree,onlinetoolfor quicklywri#ngequa#onsthatyoucansaveas textorimagestouseindocuments.Youcan usetheequa#oneditorbytypingonyour keyboardandorselec#ngsymbolsfromthe DaumEqua#onEditor'smenu. 18. PocketDic-onaryAPP CompleteOineEnglishDic-onary NowthecompleteEnglishDic#onaryisinYour Pocket!Withthelargestwordcollec#onand theirmeanings,synonymsandantonyms,Pocket Dic#onaryallowsyoutoeasilycommandthe Englishlanguage. Keywordscanalsobesavedforfurtheruseand canbesharedaswellwiththeuniquefeature called,MyList. Ausefuldic#onarynotonlyforstudentsbutfor anyonewhoneedsaquickandeasywaytocheck meaningsorndanalternateword. 19. h_p://www.topappslis#ng.com/top-9-iphone-oine-games-apps/ 20. h_p://www.infoworld.com/slideshow/90231/14-oine-capable-chromebook-apps-it- pros-214212 21. h_p://www.pcworld.idg.com.au/slideshow/530925/pictures-10-chrome-oine-apps-business/ 22. SaveWebSitesOLine Therearealsoappsthatallowyoutoeven savewebpagestothelocaldriveforoine access: ReadLaterFast- h_p://en.kioskea.net/faq/28746-read-later- fast-for-google-chrome Pocket-h_p://getpocket.com/chrome/ 23. BenetsofContentCaching:AccessYourMobile AppWithoutanInternetConnec-on AppBurstfocusesonbuildingmobileapps thatalleviatetheburdenofhavingastable internetconnec-on. OurmobileappsforiPhone,iPad,andAndroiddevicesallstorea signicantamountcontentonausersdeviceforoineuse--afeature knownasmobileappcontentcaching.Amobileapplica#onsdatacan thereforebeaccessedwithoutaninternetconnec#on,enablingusersto enjoy24/7accesstocontent.h_p://www.appburst.com/iphone-apps 24. NearPodTeachingTool: www.nearpod.com 25. NearPodMobileClassroomTool 26. Top11HigherEduca-on BackToCollegeApps Fallclasseswillstartwithovereighty-vepercent ofcollegestudentsbringingsometypeofmobile device(smartphones,tablets,etc.)tocampus. HerearethetopelevenFREEmobileappstoassist studentsandfacultywithteachingandlearning ac#vi#es.(Someoftheappshavebeenaroundand somearenewtohighereduca#on.) h_p://wcet.wiche.edu/learn/mobile-app 27. InClassAPP 28. ONCLOUD MicrosohOceSuite WORD/PowerPoint/EXCEL (Apple&Android) 29. 1.8MillionFREEBooks 30. VirtualFireFoxApp AccessingFlashandJavaoniPad 31. TopTenAppsforAdministrators WordLens QuadBrowser InClass SoundNote Sign&Send iBooks GoogleTranslate Flipboard HealthMap VirtualFireFox CloudOn SpeaktoText KOBO MyscriptCalculator TheElements TI-nSpire(TexasInst) 32. TopAppsforTeaching NearPod Ask3 VideoTimeMachine ExplainEverything Educrea#ons 12-n-Calulators WorldBook SplitNote PuppetPals Science(NGSS)Common Core Discovr Sign4Me TheElements FieldTrip BehaviorBreakthrough FrogDissec#on 33. Top11HigherEduca-on BackToCollegeApps Eighty-vepercentofcollegestudentsbringing sometypeofmobiledevice(smartphones,tablets, etc.)tocampus. HerearethetopelevenFREEmobileappstoassist studentsandfacultywithteachingandlearning ac#vi#es.(Someoftheappshavebeenaroundand somearenewtohighereduca#on.) h_p://wcet.wiche.edu/learn/mobile-app 34. SocialSciences 35. iSSRN Searchover260,000researchpapersinthe SocialScienceResearchNetworkelectronic library Disciplines:educa#on;humani#es&social sciences;law 36. OECDFactbook Providesaglobaloverviewoftodaysmajor economic,socialandenvironmental indicators.Organizedaround12themessuch aspopula#onan Disciplines:educa#on;healthsciences; humani#es&socialsciences;law 37. WorldBankDataFinder Accessdataonglobaldevelopmentindicators fromTheWorldBankGroup:economy, environment,gender,health,popula#on, infrastructureetc Disciplines:educa#on;healthsciences; humani#es&socialsciences;law 38. Gale:AccessMyCollegeLibrary Aheraone-#melog-inusingthelibrary's password,themobileappwillgiveyoufree, unlimitedaccesstoGaleonlineresources. Disciplines:arts;educa#on;healthsciences; humani#es&socialsciences;science& engineering 39. AddiConalFreePeerReviewed AppResources MERLOTMobileApp PeerReviews: www.maMERLOT.org 40. MERLOTisafreeandopenonlinecommunityofresources designedprimarilyforfaculty,staandstudentsofhigher educa#onfromaroundtheworldtosharetheirlearning materialsandpedagogy. MERLOTisaleadingedge,user-centered, collec#onofpeerreviewedhighereduca#on,online learningmaterials,cataloguedbyregisteredmembersanda setoffacultydevelopmentsupportservices. MERLOT'sstrategicgoalistoimprovetheeec#venessof teachingandlearningbyincreasingthequan#tyandquality ofpeerreviewedonlinelearningmaterialsthatcanbeeasily incorporatedintofacultydesignedcourses. 41. www.maMERLOT.org HigherEduca#onFacultyPeerReviewedMobileAppsand LearningObjects-WebsitesforCrea#ng WebBasedBookmarkAppsforallDevices History Music English Psychology Sociology Communica#onForeignLanguages 42. www.maMERLOT.org HigherEduca#onFacultyPeerReviewedMobileAppsand LearningObjects-WebsitesforCrea#ng WebBasedBookmarkAppsforallDevices Mathema#cs Sta#s#cs Chemistry Physics Engineering Informa#onTechnology 43. NoCostBrowserBasedApps h_p://youtu.be/Vsf0LDx4TK8 44. Science/Technology/Engineering/Math Medical&AlliedHealth 45. TheNa#onalScienceFounda#ons(NSF)Science360for iPadprovideseasyaccesstoengagingscienceand engineeringimagesandvideofromaroundtheglobeanda newsfeedfeaturingbreakingnewsfromNSF-funded ins#tu#ons.ContentiseitherproducedbyNSForgathered fromscien#sts,collegesanduniversi#es,andNSFscience andengineeringcenters. h_ps://itunes.apple.com/us/app/science360-for-ipad/ id439928181?mt=8 46. h_ps://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/math./id469234810?mt=8 47. h_ps://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/elements-visual-explora#on/ id364147847?mt=8 48. STEMMobilizaConApps 10ScienceAppsthatRangefromKG-CollegeLevelContent 1.Chemist,iPad,Androidtablet$4.99 Thisscienceappisoneoftheonlyvirtualchemistrylabsfortabletsto conductchemistryexperimentsandexplorechemistryreac#onswith dierentlabtools.Trymixingchemicalsbypouringthemintobeakersortest tubes.Youcanalsoheatthechemicalswithabunsenburner,orputapiece ofcesiumintowater.The3Dstageenablestheparallaxeectfromdierent angles.Chemisthasabuilt-indatabasewithmorethan200chemical reagents,andaddi#onalchemicalreagentswillbeaddedperiodicallythrough theonlinedatabaseCloudLabformorechemicalreac#ons. 2.Exoplanet,iPhone/iPad/iPod,Free Thisscienceapp,developedandmaintainedbyaprofessionalastronomer,is ahighlyvisualandinterac#vecatalogofallknownexoplanets:Planets orbi#ngstarsbeyondourownSolarSystem.Itisfrequentlyupdated whenevernewdiscoveriesareconrmed.AnamazingmodeloftheMilky WayletsstudentsexploretheuniverseallthewayfromtheSolarSystemto thecosmicmicrowavebackground. 49. 3.GeneScreen,iPhone/iPad/iPod,Free GeneScreenallowsstudentstolearnhowrecessivegene#ctraitsanddiseasesare inheritedandhowcertaindiseasesaremoreprevalentindierentpopula#ons.Gene Screenalsoprovidesinforma#ononsomerecessivegene#cdiseasesandgene#c screeningprograms.GeneScreenwasproducedbythe DNALearningCenter,ColdSpringHarborlaboratory,andwasdevelopedwithsupport fromtheMarcusFounda#oninpartnershipwiththeVictorCenterforthePreven#on ofJewishGene#cDiseases,AlbertEinsteinHealthcareNetwork,Philadelphia,USA. 4.Max&RubyScienceEduca-onalGames,iPhone/iPad/iPod,Free Max&RubyScienceEduca#onalGameswillhelpyoungchildrenbecomepreparedfor schoolwiththesesciencelearninggamesforkidsinPreschoolandKindergarten. Childrenjoinbunnysiblings,MaxandRuby,atthelocalfairwheretheyllteachthem aboutphysicalsciencethroughguidednarra#onandmusic,specicallytheproper#es ofliquidsandthemo#onofobjects.Thisappalsoincludesabonusgamethatallows childrentodraganddropobjectsandcharactersintoscenesfromthepopular televisionseries,aswellastapthemtoseeasurpriseanima#on. 5.MSLifeScienceBuddy,iPhone/iPad/iPod,Android,$1.99 MSLifeScienceBuddyisatoolforlearningmiddleschoolBiology.Thisappwas designedbyateacherwhohasusedallpossiblemul#mediaresourcesinthe classroomforteachingregentscurriculum.MSLifeScienceBuddyisnotonlyanapp forlearningBiologyandlivingenvironment,butalsoanappforteachers.Features include:Lessonsonmul#pletopics,interac#vequizzesbytopic(withrealregents ques#ons),dailyBiologyandsciencenewsupdates,Regentsexamswithkey,videos fromYouTube,andashcardsbytopic. 50. 6.NextGenera-onScienceStandards,iPhone/iPad/iPod,Android,Free ViewtheNextGenera#onScienceStandardsinoneconvenientapp;agreat referenceforteachers,parentsandstudentstoeasilyreadandunderstand thestandards.Quicklyndstandardsbyvarioustopicarrangementsor keywordsearch.TheNGSSAppisaproductof MasteryConnectinpartnershipwiththeNa#onalScienceTeachers Associa#on. 7.OceanScience,iPad,$2.99 TheEarthhasonebigwatersystemwithmanyfeatures,andthisscienceapp providesajourneydeepintothesea.Studentscanlearnthesevenessen#al principlesofOceanSciencewithmovies,360pictures,anima#onsand mo#ongraphics. 8.ScienceMobile, iPhone/iPad/iPod,Android,Free[Fullar#clesrequireasubscrip#on] TheScienceMobileappletsusersreadsummaries,andabstracts(subscribers canaccessfull-textar#clesfromScience,ScienceTransla,onalMedicine, andScienceSignaling);sharear#cles,links,andjobpos#ngsthrough Facebook,Twi_er,andeMail;getthelatestnewsatScienceNOW;searchjob openingsandtapotherresourcesatScienceCareers;accesstheScience weeklypodcastandothermul#media;storecontentforreadingwithoutan internetconnec#on. 51. 9.ShoutScience!iPad,Free Thisscienceappisacomicstorybookappforyoungreaders(ages7-11)about scien#stsandscien#cdiscoverybySco_Dubois.ShoutScience!consistsof threenarra#vebiographiesthattakeplaceduringtheScien#cRevolu#onin Europe.ThisappwasdesignedexclusivelyfortheiPadandcombinesver#cal scrollingpanelswithambientanima#on,interac#on,andsoundtoenhance readingcomprehension.Eachstoryalsoincludesasupplementalpageof refe...