Posts tagged ipad
Last year, I wrote “What’s on my iPad?“, a list of all the apps on my iPad. It’s been almost a year, and I need to get a new list published. It appears below.
There are many additional online resources out there for iPads used in education and libraries:
- iPad Resources list, compiled by Erin Klein
- 103 Interesting Ways to Use the iPad in a Classroom [More from the Interesting Ways series]
- Teach with Your iPad (includes videos, lists of Apps)
- Blooms’ Taxonomy and iPad Apps
- iPads in Schools LiveBinder
- Preparing Your School for an
People find out I have an iPad, and always ask me what’s on it. It’s always awkward trying to show & explain all the apps that are on it, while at the same time choose my favorites (which is near impossible). To help quickly answer that question, I’m putting out a list of what’s on my iPad. Any favorites will be marked by an asterisk. If possible, I’ll also mark today’s price for these apps. But for the sake of the length of this post, I will not explain what each app is or what is does. Maybe in a future More >
A friend of mine is spending a few days with his 3-year-old granddaughter in another state. He has a new iPad and asked me to put together a list of recommended iPad eBooks and eBook apps for kids for her. I have several on my iPad my niece (20 months) and nephew (almost 4!) absolutely love to read when I’m with them (although my niece loves to push the home button; child proof button lock needed!).
Unfortunately, I haven’t had a lot of luck finding free eBooks for kids (young kids, that is). I’ve found a few here and More >
Bobbi Newman, Brian Hulsey, Jason Griffey
“We change whether we like it or not” –Ralph Waldo Emerson
Why is this change important to us? We have to be there for our patrons. Back of Wall Street journals. Airports had eReaders all over the place during Brian’s travels. Library conference is being held online.
Relevance: photo of old Apple computer. Have to examine your area and determine what will work for you. Have to figure out how the patron base and what they are wanting. Many are wanting
Cost: replacing physical books costs lots of money. Digital content More >