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Audio Review #36 | Build Curvy Presentations With Prezi

Overview Like many tools out there Prezi is something that is easier to understand if you see it rather than read about it.  So feel free to skip the rest of this write up and just check out these examples, because you might understand it better. For those of you who would still prefer to […]

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Audio Review #35 | Virtual Sticky Notes For Your Students

Overview According to Paddlet’s website this is the, “Easiest way to create and collaborate in the world.” Although there’s no way to prove that, I will admit that using it is a breeze.  Padlet is a great way to allow a group to quickly collaborate using a variety of media.  When you begin you padlet, […]

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Audio Review #32 | Go Making Crazy with Makey Makey

Overview Have you ever seen someone playing a piano with bananas as the keys?  It sounds insane/ impossible, but that’s one of the many things you can do with the MaKey MaKey.  The company describes the Makey Makey as, “an invention kit for the 21st century.”  The basic idea is that you can turn everyday […]

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Audio Review # 29 PhET Your Way to Create Science Simulations

PhET provides fun, free, interactive, research-based science and mathematics simulations. The simulations are written in Java, Flash or HTML5, and can be run online or downloaded to your computer. All simulations are open source and can be used at any level of science instruction up through college. There are over 110 million simulations available for […]

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Audio Review # 28 | Math Slide Is a Family Of Slippery Math

Math Slide is a multiplayer game that helps kids understand place value and basic math facts. In the place value app, players learn by sliding tiles into the center to match an answer, equation or image. The player who slides their tiles first wins. The same game is used for the basic math facts apps […]

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Audio Review # 23 | ShowMe

Turn your iPad into your personal interactive whiteboard! ShowMe allows you to record voice-over whiteboard tutorials and share them online. It’s an amazingly simple app that anyone can use, no matter how young or old. Use it in your classroom to help your students better communicate their learning.   For more, head to their website. […]

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Audio Review # 16 | Mind Map Like Crazy With Popplet

In the classroom and at home, students use Popplet for learning. Used as a mind-map, Popplet helps students think and learn visually. Students can capture facts, thoughts, and images and learn to create relationships between them. Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Like this:Like Loading…

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Audio Review # 15 |Hyperlapse

Create amazing time lapse videos with Hyperlapse. Using Instagram’s in-house stabilization, Hyperlapse shoots polished time lapse videos that were previously impossible without bulky tripods and expensive equipment. Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Like this:Like Loading…

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