These are the apps I have found useful in my 4th grade ELA/ writing classroom.
Fun Adjective lesson, activity and online quiz
30 minute Fitness videos that have an educational message. Perfect for those days that recess is rained out.
Make your Album interactive with particle effects and animations. Add a snow storm to your ski shots. Release balloons at your birthday party. Shower the bride with confetti. Enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Create dazzling custom-designed postcards showcasing your own photos or Bill Atkinson's nature photos. Iphone or iPad, Lite version available.
Confer is a note taking app for teachers that lets you record and keep track of the notes you take on your students; both individually and in small groups. Whether you teach Reading and Writing Workshop or simply want to take notes on your students, Confer enables you to take notes quicker and it lets you sort, group, and view your students in ways you just can’t do with paper and pencil. Confer also lets you export and import you data via email, or upload it as a spreadsheet, so you can access your notes anytime, anywhere.
Make a free instant website, choose a theme, name it, and begin to share your experiences. Make as many as you want. Each with a unique style.
Pic Collage (free), is one of my favorite apps to use on my iPad. It creates great looking Scrapbook pages of multiple images in no time. Today, as I was planning with our first grade Hebrew teacher, how to upgrade a traditionally taught vocabulary project (creating a dictionary of their ...
Classroom Library system for Mac.
Dragon Dictation is an easy-to-use voice recognition application powered by Dragon® NaturallySpeaking® that allows you to easily speak and instantly see your text or email messages. In fact, it’s up to five (5) times faster than typing on the keyboard.
Most popular cloud service and connects to many apps on your iPad making it easy to pull down and push up content.
The Evernote family of products help you remember and act upon ideas, projects and experiences across all the computers, phones and tablets you use.
Educational Hip-Hop videos
Fractured Fairy Tale interactive that teaches what a Fractured Fairy Tale is and then allows students to create their own. From Read, Write, Think.
Create your QR codes quickly with no need to login or give you email address. Make your own QR codes for free now!
GarageBand turns your iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch into a collection of Touch Instruments and a full-featured recording studio — so you can make music anywhere you go. Great for quick podcasts on the go.
Creating an iCal calendar for parents and students to subscribe to. Now, you shouldn't receive any more missing assignments excuses from home!
iBrainstorm is a free brainstorming application for the iPad and the iPhone. The app allows you to record brainstorming sessions using a combination of free hand drawings and sticky notes. You can share and collaborate with other users of iBrainstorm. Sharing notes and drawings between users in a local setting is a simple matter of "flicking" an item to another user.
Idea Sketch lets you easily draw a diagram - mind map, concept map, or flow chart - and convert it to a text outline, and vice versa.
Make beautiful HD movies anywhere with iMovie, the fast and fun moviemaking app that puts everything you need to tell your story at your fingertips.
i-nigma turns your camera into a sophisticated barcode reader.
Free open-source Learning Management System
Pinterest is an online pinboard.
Great for work. Great for school. Popplet is a platform for your ideas. Popplet's super simple interface allows you to move at the speed of your thoughts.