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 Presented by Mary Bettlach
Origins
 Participant Learning Objectives

• Exploration
• Engagement vs. entertainment
• Link apps to content
• Explore evaluation rubric
             Approach
• Categorize by Subject
• Tools
• ID grade level
            What to look for?
• Tracy Tishion, Technology Resources Instructor,
  Brookfield Public Schools, CT
• High Quality Interactive lessons
• Objectives
    – Student focused
    – Measurable & observable
•   Assessment
•   Practice
•   Sequence – easy to hard
•   Clean, uncluttered layouts
Evaluation Rubric for Apps
Reading
Word Cub Letters & Sounds
Monkey Preschool Lunchbox
     & Starfall ABCs
See Read Say
K12 Timed Reading Practice
Word Warp Extreme
EZ Read++
Free Exam Vocabulary Builder
Writing
ABC Tracer, iWrite Words &
     Alphabet Tracing
Sentence Builder
Mad Libs
Dragon Dictation
WritePad
100 Words High School
Freshmen Should Know
Correct Spell Lite
Freesaurus
Math
Mathomatix-Measurement
Mathomatix – Number Sense
Combine 4
Math Drills and Math Drills Lite
 iLiveMath Speed, Trains, Farm
Fresh, Trains, Entomology, Ford
Cars, Animals of Asia, Animals of
             Africa
Numberline
Everyday Math Series:Tric-Trac,
  Squeeze, Name that Number,
 Beat the Computer, Equivalent
           Fractions
Math Party
Geometry Stash
CalcMadeEasy Free
Science
Real Science for Kids –
Chemistry Pre-Level 1
Google Earth
Frog Dissection
Convert~the Unit Calculator
The Elements: A Visual
     Exploration
The Chemical Touch Lite or The
       Chemical Touch
 Planets – 3D Guide
to the Solar System
   Living Earth HD –
World Clock and Weather
Social Studies
Stack the States
US Geography
Constitution
Organization
Evernote
inClass
General
Official SAT Question
      of the Day
     Good Sources for Apps
• http://tinyurl.com/OTapps
• http://momswithapps.com
• http://www.jonandemilysworld.com
 Participant Learning Objectives

• Exploration
• Engagement vs. entertainment
• Link apps to content
• Explore evaluation rubric
          Training Certificates
•   http://tinyurl.com/infinitec-illinois-2010
•   http://tinyurl.com/infinitec-kansas-2010
•   http://tinyurl.com/infinitec-minnesota-2010
•   http://tinyurl.com/infinitec-georgia-2010

• Session is 1269


• Password = infinitec

• http://tinyurl.com/OTapps

				
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