iOS Apps for Mobile Learning
Educational Apps for use in K-12 settings.
iOS Apps for mobile learning!
This tool would be useful in a junior high or high school classroom especially for its multi use feature and it is also basically like you have your online classroom accessible at all times.
Twitter can be used in a high school class such as English and the teacher can have their own account and set up a hashtag, so students could type in that hashtag and communicate with their teacher. They could discuss certain topics brought up in class and use it as a class discussion and the teacher could take into account participation marks.
News-O-Matic, Daily Reading for Kids
In the classroom, this can be used for elementary kids during Social Studies to learn about current events. Students can read an article on their mobile device during class or before, and then would have to engage in a classroom discussion about it.
Within the classroom, teachers can get students to create mind maps in a Social Studies class relating everything to a main theme of one of the units and use it to study. They can take a unit such as Canadian government and center ideas all around that.
Futaba Classroom Games for Kids
Presented above, it shows how it can be used in the classroom. It would be a good idea to use it in preparation for unit tests though.