Identify Antonyms with Opposites: iPad App for Vocabulary Building

The Opposites is a wonderful cartoon app that helps children identify antonyms.  With a combative brother and sister spouting off words, players need to identify pairs of opposite words.  This free game has different levels that will challenge both elementary and middle school students. Here are 10 Tech Tools to Boost Vocabulary! Read this post in…

Assessment Spotlight: The Answer Pad

I’m excited to share some great new updates from one of my favorite assessment tools, The Answer Pad!  So much more than an app, The Answer Pad lets students with access to an Internet browser input answers for formative and summative assessments.  Teachers can easily transform their existing assessments into paperless exams so test results…

7 Free Apps for Early Learners

The iTunes Store is full of great apps that are perfect for early elementary and preschool students, check these out! Learn With Homer to Teach Reading ABC House for Early Elementary Pocket Phonics for Literacy Instruction TinyTap Early Elementary Math Practice on iPads Speakaboos for Storytime iPad Coloring Books Check out this post with 13 Gotta-Have iPad…

Tune Train for Music Creation

Tune Train is a wonderful free app that children can use to create their own music.  By manipulating different objects on the screen kids can find harmony, pitch and rhythm.  Complete with a teacher’s guide, this free app is perfect for musical stations in an elementary classroom. Not teaching music? Try out one of my…