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iPad Apps for the Classroom. PACT Summer Tech Academy 2011. iBooks & Free Books. iBooks is Apples e- reading app . The app is free, but each book you purchase from the e- bookstore may cost money. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


iPad Apps for the Classroom

iPad Apps for the ClassroomPACT Summer Tech Academy2011iBooks & Free BooksiBooks is Apples e-reading app. The app is free, but each book you purchase from the e-bookstore may cost money.Free Books is a separate app that provides free access to nearly 25,000 classic works of literature. http://freebooksapp.com/

Grammar Up HDGrammar Up HD contains lessons on the rules of grammar as well as interactive games and quizzes to reinforce knowledge and critical thinking.

Math Bingo / Math BoardMath Bingo is a fun way for children to practice their basic math skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division).Apples Education Apps: http://www.apple.com/education/apps/

The PresidencyThe Presidency app provides detailed information on each President of the United States.

US GeographyThe US Geography app provides detailed information the different regions, states, and major cities in the United States. There are also interactive quizzes and games for children to play.

The Elements: A Visual ExplorationThe Elements app shows provides a wealth of information on each element, as well as showcasing a few real-life examples that can be rotated and viewed from any angle.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Gff817nLqo

GoSkyWatch Planetarium http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ahTAiY4m1X8The GoSkyWatch Planetarium app can be pointed at the sky to display the stars above. It also provides information about planets, stars, and constellations. The sky view is fully rotatable.

Beautiful Planet HDBeautiful Planet HD contains hundreds of spectacular pictures from around the globe, accompanied by brief descriptions of other cultures and events.

Toy Story 3Toy Story 3 Demo: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4bgOQYcu6MM

Solar System for iPadSolar System for iPad contains stunning imagery of the sun, planets, and moons in our solar system, as well as detailed information on each celestial body.

Magic PianoThe Magic Piano app includes three different keyboard arrangements, which can be played like a real piano! Lang Lang plays Flight of the Bumblebee on an iPad using Magic Piano: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HvplGbCBaLA

More Apps to ExploreThe Ruler 2D ruler on iPad screenMath Quizzer interactive math quiz programBloomberg stocks and market tracking3D Cell Simulation & Stain Tool 3D representations of cells3D Brain brain imagery and informationBrushes sophisticated painting appAir Harp play the harp by plucking strings on the screenTangram Puzzle Pro tangram puzzlesMadLibs word puzzles emphasizing parts of speechHangman spelling gameMathBoard math quiz program with chalkboard space on screen to use for working out problems

Additional ResourcesYouTube VideosYouTube tutorials can be found for nearly any iPad application, as well as basic iPad functionality

15Even More Educational AppsApples Education Apps: http://www.apple.com/education/apps/Top 10 Educational iPad Apps for Kids: http://theikidsblog.com/blog/2010/06/14/top-10-educational-ipad-apps-for-kids/10 best iPad Apps for Students: http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/2864964/10_best_ipad_apps_for_students.html?cat=15iPad Apps for Elementary Schools: http://www.ipadinschools.com/ipad-apps-for-elementary-school/iPad Apps for Middle Schools: http://www.ipadinschools.com/ipad-apps-for-middle-school/iPad Apps for High Schools: http://www.ipadinschools.com/ipad-apps-for-high-school/40 Amazingly Educational Apps: http://www.onlineclasses.org/2010/06/16/40-amazingly-educational-ipad-apps-for-kids iPad Apps for user: http://www.alfonsschmid.com/Notebooks/Notebooks_for_iPhone_-_Overview.html/