Aurasma: This is an augmented reality app. This is very hard to describe, and the uses for education are endless. The best way to describe it is to see a very simple introduction YouTube tutorial.
Apps to look at and use more strategically in ourclasses
- · Motion Math
- · Algebra Touch
- · Virtual history Roma
- · Frog dissection
- · Milky Molly and the Tree Hut
- · Romeo and Juliet
We need to take advantage of these great tools:
- · iBooks
- · iBooks Author
- · iTunes U: Over 60000 free pieces of learning content
- · iTunes U course manager
Dan Meyer is a celebrated math teacher witha great resource of videos:
He gives an excellent example of the "why" behind the common core math principle.
Educreations App: like Explain Everything but free
Had them ticket exit through Google forms
Chicago City School teachers have students fill out form in their learning management system called Schoology. The form immediately tells the teacher who understood the lesson. The teacher calls this an “Exit Ticket.” What is powerful is the student response (if incorrect) will immediately guide the student to a tailored lesson already set up in iTunes U!