Apps...Secondary to None!

Welcome to EISD!

Today's learning objectives are:

  • iPad Basics
  • Tips & Tricks
  • Fabulous Fifteen
  • Elementary Must Haves

iPad Basics

  • iOS Basics
  • Tap and swipe
  • The claw (close window)
  • Four finger swipe up (recent apps)
  • One finger swipe down (search)
  • Four finger swipe left or right (switch recent apps)

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Tips & Tricks

  • Screenshot
  • Saving an Image
  • Lock Screen
  • Closing Apps
  • Exporting or Sharing
  • Add to Home Screen
  • Control Center
  • Keyboard Tricks

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Edmodo is a social media-like classroom environment designed specifically for teachers and students! Edmodo allows teachers to create a group for their students and exclude those not invited to the group. Edmodo is great for 24/7 blended learning and flipped classroom! Teachers have access to post assignments, quizzes, reminders, calendar events, resources, links, videos, and images!

Download the App

Stage: Interactive Whiteboard and Document Camera

Stage Pro combines the convenience of a document camera with the power of an interactive whiteboard to bring lessons to life in the classroom!

Download the FREE app (Pro version will be issued district around October)


Turns the iPad into a recordable whiteboard to "teach what you know and learn what you don't".

Download the App

Sample Activities (Website)

QR Reader for iPad

Scan QR codes or create your own using this app. Easily and quickly send students to websites, videos, or use for scavenger hunts.

Download the App

Fabulous Fifteen

Take 15 minutes to explore our Fabulous Fifteen website

(Click here to go to the website)