The Jag News

FM9 Student Led News Source - October 3, 2016


October 4

  • 5:30-6:30pm - Volleyball vs. Euless Trinity @ FMHS Arena & Navy Gym
  • 5:30pm - JV 2 Volleyball vs. Jasper @ Jasper HS

October 6

  • 4-7pm - FM9 Football vs. Allen & Bedford JH @ FMHS
  • 5:30 & 7pm - JV Football vs. LD Bell @ LD Bell HS

October 7 - Homecoming Week

  • 5-6:30pm - Volleyball vs. LD Bell & Plano Clark @ FMHS Arena, Navy, & White Gym
  • 7:30pm Varsity Football vs. LD Bell @ FMHS (Homecoming)

FMHS Homecoming Week

National Techies Day!

Today we recognize the things technology professionals have done to improve technology to make learning and work easier. On this day we encourage students to learn more about a career in technology and to notice the need for tech workers around the world.

Top 3 Apps For Everything!

Top 3 Presentation Apps

Adobe Spark Video: Combine icons, pictures, text, and your voice to create amazing videos! You'll always have images to use, but adding your own photos is a snap!

Canva: Edit photos, create head turning designs and professional graphics with Canva. Choose from more than hundreds of templates and change them to suit your need.

Chatter Pix: This app can make anyone talk - pets, friends, doodles, and more! Take any photo, draw a line to make a mouth, and record your voice. Share to anyone for a funny greeting!

Top 3 Photo Editing Apps

Photofy: Photofy is a super easy photo editing and overlay program that combines all the features you need in one app - filters, light effects, photo mirror, text, collage maker, and many many more!

Ava Photo: Ava Photo removes the harsh feeling and errors that your normal camera focus' on in portrait photos to look more like, well, you!

Photo Splash: This app makes very nice photos with selective colorization effects. Bring out the brightest colors in your photo with Photo Splash!

Top 3 Communication Apps

Snapchat: Snapchat is an easy and fun to use app where you can talk to your friends through photos and videos. You can show them what you are doing and where you are. iI is an app that is changing the way we use social media.

Facetime: FaceTime is an app that is built into each iPhone and iPad that you can live video call and see the other person when you call them.

Skype: Skype is another video call app, but has more features than FaceTime. You can have group video calls with up to 25 people! Free voice calls to anyone who is on Skype as well. Message your friends in an instant and add up to 300 people to the chat.

Top 3 Note Taking Apps

Notability: People use Notability daily to take notes, sketch ideas, annotate PDF's, mark-up photos, record lectures, provide audio feedback and more!

MetaMoJi Note: This is a note and sketchbook app, PDF annotation tool, voice memo and digital scrapbook for your life. Record your thoughts with the audio tool, have it recognize your handwriting and convert it to text!

TopNotes: With TopNotes, you can take beautiful notes with your iPad anytime, anywhere, and store them forever. Read, annotate, and fill out any PDF form!

Top 3 Calculators

The Calculator Free: Save all your calculations so you can copy and forward them later! Change the color and theme of your calculator. Comes with a percent button to make life easier!

Fraction Calculator Plus Free: Having trouble with basic fraction problems? This is the app for you. Plug in the equations and watch the answers come out!

My Script Calculator: Hate typing? Not a problem! Write all the problems on this app and it will solve the equation. Get the same experience as writing on paper, but on a digital device!
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Written by Luke Rister and Farin Oldnettle