iPads to Differentiate Instruction in Early Elementary Education

The CoolCatTeacher

Emily Lynch talks about how to use iPads in the classroom to differentiate instruction. So many good ways exist to use iPads but how can we personalize it and make it unique? Now, that’s good stuff for every K-2nd grade iPad or Google Play enabled tablet!

iPads in Kindergarten

The CoolCatTeacher

Kristen and Karen share timeless principles of excellent teaching with 1:1 and iPads in the kindergarten classroom. The problem with iPads is there are so many apps and so many choices. Today’s show will help settle the dust and bring clarity to iPads in the elementary classroom.

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Seesaw in the Elementary Music Classroom with Amy Burns

The CoolCatTeacher

She has authored three books on how to integrate technology into the elementary music classroom. ” The post Seesaw in the Elementary Music Classroom with Amy Burns appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher helping educators be excellent every day.

#01: Awesome Apps for iPads in the Elementary Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

Karen Lirenman ( @ KLirenman ) and Kristen Wideen ( @ mrswideen ) have written the definitive book on using iPads in the elementary classroom, Innovate with iPad: Lessons to Transform Learning in the Classroom. The problem with iPads is there are so many apps and so many choices.

Gaming in Early Elementary Education in Australia

The CoolCatTeacher

Helen Kardiasmenos uses games to teach almost every subject in her early elementary classroom in Australia. Now, that’s good stuff for every K-2nd grade iPad or Google Play enabled tablet!

iPad Magic: 6 Ideas Every iPad Teacher Needs to Know

The CoolCatTeacher

Want to show your cursor on the iPad screen? There’s a trick for these things and more on the iPad. Today, Tony Vincent shares six ideas every iPad teacher needs to know. iPad Magic: 6 Ideas Every iPad Teacher Needs to Know. He is one of my Go To people for iPads.

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5 Ideas to level up Elementary Math with Technology

The CoolCatTeacher

Elementary Math can be exciting. 5 Ideas to level up Elementary Math with Technology. Vicki: Today we’re talking with Kelly Gary, a first-grade teacher in Pennsylvania, about five ideas for improving elementary math with technology.

Computational Thinking and Math for Elementary Grades

The CoolCatTeacher

Computational Thinking and Math for Elementary Grades. We do a lot of work with Scratch Junior , a free app on iPads and things. You just realized, “Perhaps we’re underestimating the abilities of our elementary kids.”.

How to Teach Coding in the Elementary Grades with Sam Patterson

The CoolCatTeacher

Elementary and primary students can learn to code. How to Teach Coding in the Elementary Grades with Sam Patterson. Why code in the elementary grades? So, Sam, why do we even want to code in the elementary grades?

20 iPad Apps To Teach Elementary Reading

TeachThought - Learn better.

The post 20 iPad Apps To Teach Elementary Reading appeared first on TeachThought. Literacy apps Elementary School New Teacher

App Smashing on the iPad: A Guide for the Elementary Classroom

EdTechTeacher

Are you an elementary teacher looking for creative ways to integrate iPads into student learning? App Smashing is a great strategy for increasing the creative potential of the iPad. What is App Smashing on the iPad? Blog Featured Tom Daccord iPad

Flipping the elementary school classroom? YES!

Neo LMS

Elementary school classrooms do not naturally lend themselves to a flipped or blended environment for a number of reasons. Blended or flipped environments also are not ideal in an elementary school setting because so much of teaching in these grades is dependent on modelling and direction.

iPads in Kindergarten: Creating, Innovating and Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

Today Caitlin Arakawa @caitlin_arakawa shares what she learned in her first year with iPads in kindergarten. In today’s show, Caitlin Arakawa talks about iPads in kindergarten and shares: Her favorite apps. The best thing about iPads.

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An Australian Math Classroom with iPads

The CoolCatTeacher

Today Tom Davidson @trdvo shares how he uses iPads in his math classes to teach. If you’re using iPads or want to compare how math is being taught somewhere else, this is a wonderful classroom Wednesday that you don’t want to miss! An Australian math classroom with iPads.

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Making Music with iPads and #edtech

The CoolCatTeacher

Today Justin Kamp @kampmiltonmusic Kids can learn to make music with iPads and technology. Want to hear another episode about iPads and edtech. Karen Lirenman and Kristen Wideen share awesome apps for iPads in the elementary classroom.

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My favorite iPad case for kids!

Kleinspiration

One item I kept seeing everyone walk around with were these really cool iPad cases. The case is light weight, comfortable, and keeps the iPad safe - which is KEY for little ones (like Jacob)! they have cases for iPad minis , too! This way, the kids can stand their iPad up when working. They even have charging carts that allow you to keep your iPads safe in their cases without having to remove them each time. Durable. Portable. Colorful.

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12 Good iPad Apps for Elementary Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

May 16, 2017 Based on your recommendation, we went ahead and curated for you this collection of some good iPad apps you can use with your elementary students to help them with their writing. iPad apps for elementary students my freebiesFrom.read more.

3 Good iPad Writing Apps for Elementary Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The selection we curated for you today contains some useful iPad apps to use with elementary students to help them with their writing. Some the things your kids will get to learn from these.read more

20 iPad Apps To Teach Elementary Reading

TeachThought - Learn better.

The post 20 iPad Apps To Teach Elementary Reading appeared first on TeachThought. Literacy

Over 40 iPad Math Apps for Elementary Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

April 25, 2017 Here is an interesting resource specifically designed for elementary school teachers and students. This is a handy chart featuring a number of key iPad math apps for elementary.read more. Charts iPad elementary apps iPad Math apps

10 Essential iPad Apps for Elementary Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

March 4, 2016 iPad provides great learning opportunities for students and when it comes to young learners possibilities are endless. iPad apps for Elementary teachersiTunes app store is teeming with all kinds of apps with.read more.

Win an iPad Mini from @MasteryConnect

Kleinspiration

Mastery Connect in a Nutshell Their current offer contest is pretty simple, to get started all you have to do is create a video or screencast sharing a MasteryConnect tip, trick, or experience, and you can be entered to win an iPad Mini.

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Elementary iPad Enrichment Activities

Tech Helpful

This app is a great way for students to practice keyboarding on an iPad to become familiar with where letters are. coding early finishers enrichment iOS apps ipads masteryHere are some iOS app options for use f or when students master quickly/finish early.

Robotics and Computer Science for Elementary Level Learners

User Generated Education

I absolutely love all of the new robotics toys that have been coming out for elementary age learners. Create a humanoid robot with UBTECH’s Jimu Robot Meebot robot kit—and program it with the free Jimu Robot app on your iPhone or iPad.

iPads for Masterful Math: Randomizing Formative Math Assessment

The CoolCatTeacher

Dr. Sean Nank’s research shows that the single biggest method for improving learning with iPads is to use online formative assessments. You do not need iPads to implement and learn from this research. Vicki: So, what kind of formative assessments are you doing on the iPads?

10 Very Good  iPad Math Apps for Elementary Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

March 10, 2017 Looking for some very good iPad math apps to use with young learners ? iPad Math apps elementary students my freebiesThe visual below has you covered. It features some of the popular titles to utilize with your kids to teach them.read more.

Draw and Tell: Create Animated Screencasts with Elementary Students – From Tom

EdTechTeacher

Once complete, students can save their screencast as a video file to the iPad’s Camera Roll. Get More Creative iPad Ideas from Tom at the Innovation Summit ! The post Draw and Tell: Create Animated Screencasts with Elementary Students – From Tom appeared first on EdTechTeacher.

12 Good Music Apps for Elementary Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

June 6, 2017 Below is a collection of some very good iPad music apps to use with elementary students and young learners. iPad elementary apps iPad music appsThrough a variety of educational content that includes lessons, videos, and.read more.

Writing Apps for Elementary Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Based on your recommendation, we went ahead and curated for you this collection of some good iPad apps you can use with your elementary students to help them with their writing. From providing.read more

Some Very Good iPad Science Apps for Elementary Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

April 21, 2017 Looking for some good iPad science apps to use with your elementary students, the chart below has you covered. iPad science appsThese are apps featured in iTunes App Store under the category of.read more.

7 Ways to Creatively Ask Questions in the Classroom Using iPads!

Kleinspiration

The only difference is instead of having children use their dry erase boards, erasers, and expo markers, we use our iPads. With The Answer Pad''s free app, TapIt Free, my students are able to answer questions using templates I push out to their iPads. Grab your iPad.

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12 Good Coding Apps for Elementary Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

May 15, 2017 In response to a request from one of our readers, here is a collection of some of the best iPad apps you can use with your elementary students to introduce and teach them coding and.read more. iPad apps for elementary students my freebies

5 Ways to Use Augmented Reality in the Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

I currently teach elementary art at Parkway Elementary in the Bryant School District in Arkansas. I previously taught in the regular elementary classroom for 13 years.

Why is Guided Access important in Elementary Grades?

TeacherCast

Guided Access is a feature found on iPads that allow teachers to hand a device to a student knowing that they will not be able to swipe away into a different app. The post Why is Guided Access important in Elementary Grades?

5 Great Writing Apps for Elementary Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

April 3, 2015 The selection we curated for you today contains some useful iPad apps to use with elementary students to help them with their writing. iPad elementary apps Some the things your kids will get to learn.read more.

EdTechTeam Live: iPads in the Elementary Classroom Webinar Archive

EdTechTeam

Last Wednesday, Tracy Purdy , Ben Friesen, Angela Gadtke and I had a blast sharing resources for using iPads in the elementary classroom on our Teaching & Learning Team's monthly webinar. Angela went over some tips for getting started with iPads and then dove into Seesaw.

30+ iPad Resources

The Mobile Native

Only One iPad in the Classroom? iPad Apps Separated by Subject Area 3. iPad and iPod Resources 4. The 55 Best Free Educational Apps for iPad 5. 15 Literacy Apps to Create Books on the iPad 6. 23 Ways to Use the iPad in a PBL Classroom 7. iPad Livebinder 21.

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Why is Guided Access important in Elementary Grades? | #ipaded by @SamPatue

TeacherCast

I still don't believe in using restrictions and filters from keeping kids locked into an app, but I have found that strategic use of guided access can transform a lesson, keeping kids focused on the actual object of the lesson. My Paperless Classroom Pedagogy

12 Useful Apps to Help Elementary Students  Improve Their Spelling

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

May 19, 2017 A few weeks ago we started a section here in EdTech & mLearning dedicated entirely to iPad apps to use with elementary students; check it out to see the resources we have published.read more. iPad apps for elementary students

12 Good Art Apps for Elementary Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

iPad apps for elementary students iPad art appsJune 7, 2017 For those of you asking about Art apps to use with young learner, below is a collection featuring some good titles to start with. These are apps curated from iTunes App Store.read more.