Learn Outdoor Skills on iPads

If you’re teaching outdoor skills there are three apps from Columbia Sportswear that are worth checking out.  These apps can provide great extension activities for lessons on physical education, life skills, and math class. GPS Pal -> for keeping track of outdoor expeditions Take Ten -> tips for what you’ll need for exploring the great…

Fooducate – Health Scan

There are lots of apps that allow you to scan barcodes to compare prices of different products. Fooducate takes this to a new level! When you scan the barcode of a processed food item, Fooducate connects you to information on “How Healthy” that product is – even assigning it a letter grade. Students can use this app on a supermarket field…

Art Walk

Take neighborhood walks and community studies to the next level with this exploration app!  The Meridian app lets you explore different locations – my favorite is their guide to the permanent artwork installed in the MTA system in NYC.  Either before, during or for a simulated neighborhood walk, students can explore the artwork hidden underground in…