Not a toy, but a tool : an educator's guide for understanding and using iPads (Book, 2014) [Alabama State University Library]
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Not a toy, but a tool : an educator's guide for understanding and using iPads

Not a toy, but a tool : an educator's guide for understanding and using iPads

Author: Carrie Thornthwaite
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, cop. 2014.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carrie Thornthwaite
ISBN: 9781475809404 1475809409
OCLC Number: 929741477
Description: x, 186 p. : il. n. ; 23 cm
Contents: ContentsPreface AcknowledgementsIntroductionChapter 1 - Turning a Toy into a ToolIntroductionWhat Exactly is an iPad?Why Should Educators Want to Use iPads?How Can an iPad be Used in the Classroom?1-to-1 InitiativesClassroom Set of iPadsSmall Number of iPadsThe iPad as a single device in the classroomReflections on Chapter 1Chapter 2 - Apps & Techniques for All Subject AreasIntroductionBuilt-in Camera appsBuilt-in Camera appPhotos AppsText of PhotoPresentation appsEducreationsPreziNote takingEvernoteFile sharingDropBoxSocial Learning platformsEdmodoSchoologyReflections on Chapter 2Chapter 3 - Apps & Techniques for All Subject Areas, Part 2IntroductionQuiz maker & Game appsSocrativeQuizzam! Enhance Learning with AudioAudio MemoDragon DictationVideo ConferencingSkypeAnnotating Shapes, Images & VideosSkitchPresentation Assisting appsiPrompt ProBrainPop Teacher Tools Teacher KitFree Professional DevelopmentKhan AcademyiTunes UTEDFinal Two - One for Fun and One NotQrafterCommon CoreReflections on Chapter 3Chapter 4 - Teaching Language Arts with the iPad IntroductionApps and Lessons for Elementary Students (K-4)Word Wall HDAbby - Animals Phonics Island AdventureAbby Pal Tracer - ABC Cursive HDSpelling with Cimo - LiteBooksy: Learn to Read Platform for K-2 Apps and Lessons for Middle School Students (5-8)Dictionary.com Dictionary & Thesaurus for iPadFree Books - 23,469 classics to goMy Grammar Lab IntermediateMaxjournalSubtext Apps and Lessons for High School Students (9-12)English Grammar Vocabulary for GRE, SAT, ACT, GMAT, IELTS, TOEFL, ESL, English, Language, Education, Words, Word Power, ExerciseSwipeSpeare - Modern ShakespeareConstitution and Federalist PapersiDeas for WritingReflections on Chapter 4Chapter 5 - Teaching Social Studies with the iPad IntroductionApps and Lessons for Elementary Students (K-4)Geomaster Plus USStack the States Early JamestownABE APPTiny CountriesApps and Lessons for Middle School Students (5-8)World Book - This Day in HistoryLewis & ClarkTapQuiz MapsThe Revolution: Interactive GuideHistory 3D: Civil WarApps and Lessons for High School Students (9-12)Timeline - U.S. HistoryNational Archives DocsTeachGoogle EarthFlow of History1st Ed Manual for the United States of AmericaApps appropriate for the History class, but described elsewhereAdditional Highly Rated History AppsReflections on Chapter 5Chapter 6 - Teaching Foreign Languages with the iPad IntroductionApps for Teaching & Learning SpanishLearn Spanish - MindSnackConjuVerbFree Spanish English Dictionary TeleSURApps for Teaching & Learning FrenchLearn French with busuu!French FREE 24/7 Language LearningAdditional Highly Rated Apps for Teaching FrenchApps for Teaching & Learning GermanLearn German - Wie Geht'sDie Der Das German Nouns LiteAdditional Highly Rated Apps for Teaching GermanApps for Teaching & Learning LatinLatin + LatinAdditional Highly Rated Apps for Teaching LatinApps for Teaching & Learning ChineseFun Chinese - Mandarin Chinese language learning for kidsEasy Chinese Writing - yi er san... I writeAdditional Highly Rated Apps for Teaching ChineseApps for Teaching & Learning American Sign LanguageLearn American Sign LanguageBaby Sign and LearnAdditional Highly Rated Apps for Teaching ASLSelection of Apps for other LanguagesApps appropriate For Foreign Language classroom, but described elsewhereReflections on Chapter 6Index
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Dr. Carrie Thornthwaite has given an excellent introduction to the use of iPads. She approaches this process with the mindset of both a K-12 educator, which she was, as well as an education Read more...

 
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