iPads in the Classroom
Teaching and Learning
What's so cool about an iPad?
Experience the ultimate virtual field trip
What are the advantages of using iPads for teaching and learning?
There are countless benefits of using iPads in the classroom. It can be instant, engaging, easy to use, and portable. Thus, iPads have become the new way of learning. Corey Fitzgerald with Scientific Learning hits the nail on the head on his blog which talks about what he deems beneficial with using iPads in schools. And so, teachers and leaders can agree that technology in the classroom has become one of the most important tools in education of the 21st Century.
Why are schools jumping on the iPad bandwagon?
What can you do with an iPad?
1. Consume by using a variety of resources such as YouTube to introduce a lesson or activity before instructional teaching. PowToon’s would be another great resource for instruction while teaching a lesson that allows the educator to engage students with a video presentation.
A Powtoon Video Presentation
3. Allow students to digitally explore and work together to Produce or reflect on the material learned by using their iPads. Students can recreate a story with Little Bird Tales to depict their individual understand a lesson topic or story. This provides them with a voice to share what they have learned or how they feel about what they have learned.