4 iPad Apps with Animals

4 iPad Apps with Animals

Tablet technology can bring the world to students’ fingertips.  There are lots of iPad apps that include animal characters and some great choices connecting students to the real thing.  These apps could be integrated into a unit on ecosystems or animal life. Students might explore favorite animals in partners or gather information for a research…

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Super Teacher Worksheets: Online PDF Resource for Elementary Teachers

Super Teacher Worksheets is a website full of printable resources for elementary teachers.  It contains over 10,000 PDFs and their team adds new ones each week for kindergarten through 5th grade classrooms.  In addition to worksheets, they also have math games, early literacy mini-books, flashcards, reading comprehension articles and stories, and holiday crafts and puzzles. With Super Teacher…

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Crazy Gears Play and Learn on iPads

Crazy Gears is an educational app from the folks behind Busy Shapes.  Children can explore gears, chains, rods and pulleys in this interactive iPad app.  Users construct machines as they notice how different combinations influence their design.  Inspired by Seymour Papert’s theory on educational technology, Crazy Gears was designed to provide students with a playful space to explore…

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FutureSchool Online Math and English Homework Help and Study Skills

FutureSchool is an online Math and English tutoring site for students and teachers.  It provides personalized instruction for students that can be used on or offsite, making it a choice for homeschooling families too.  FutureSchool includes video tutorials that teaches students how to put different skills into practice.  Lesson content is connected to work lets…

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