iPad Apps for Learning
Positive Path Forward Meeting Presentations – Oct 8, 2013
Proloquo2Go – like digital PECS. Can be a student’s voice – used to make requests, express wants, needs and feelings – about $200
Proloquo Update Link – http://www.assistiveware.com/proloquo2go-30-now-available
Voice Dictation – allows students who have difficulty writing to record their voice instead
iModeling – create a model of steps for a student to follow to learn a skill or carry out a routine to develop indenpendence
Screen Chomp – can draw and then record words to your drawing to play back. For example, can use with fractions – draw a pie and then label it with your voice to say this is 1/4th. Very cool! Can pause, rewind and replay their learning for reinforcement. Allows students to self-assess….write, talk, record, reflect.
Shape Puzzle Free – gives you a shape like a zebra and you have to put the puzzle pieces together to create it….also a very cool app.
Scribble Kid – can color and draw with various templates available – also good for demonstrating knowledge fractions etc.
Pocket Pond – touch the fish and they will move away – calming water sound – good for cause/effect, motor skills, visual coordination, processing
Singing Fingers – finger paint using sounds – can add any sounds to the visual creation you’ve made. Watch the intro YouTube video that downloads with it to see how it works
Chalk Board – draw on an electronic chalk board with lots of colors to choose from
Story Kit – has stories to read, but doesn’t appear to read them aloud.
Educreations – can draw a picture and record you voice on the drawing to explain what you’ve created….can use this to demonstrate knowledge
Quick Voice – can speak instructions/steps on here for a student to play back when needed
Futaba – word games
Math Puppy – Bingo and Math Challenges for Kids
Hungry Fish – have to feed the fish bubbles that add up to the number on the fish
Rocket Math Free – basic facts and time
Sock Puppet – can be used to record, review and reflect through the use of puppets
Toontastic – animated page where you can create characters, develop dialogue and tell a story
Feltboard – allows students to express themselves creatively
Star Walk – point ipad any direction in the sky and learn about stars and planets
Qwiki – interesting way to gather information from the net – takes bits and pieces from many sites and puts a video together for you on a topic your inquire about
iMovie – create videos, books etc.
Keynote – like powerpoint
Speech Journal – can be used to record learning over time – allows for reflection and inquiry learning. Take snapshop of your learning (picture) and document your process as you learn.
Keynote – allows you to create multi-media presentations.