Tuesday, March 3, 2015

GoClass

GoClass the wonderful educational tool for mobile learning and flipping a classroom has just had a major redesign.  This new sleeker look makes it easy to conduct lessons via any device and track student progress.  These new icons and drop downs is very user friendly, as well as the ability to generate detailed reports to help differentiate instruction.

I highly recommend checking out GoClass by clicking here!!!

*GoClass is an advertiser of Technology Tidbits.

NumberShire

NumberShire is an excellent Web based/iOS app game for grades K-2nd learning Math.  NumberShire takes place in a fun animated Renaissance-style period where student play through mini games and complete quests to earn rewards and learn different concepts of Math.  The class version tracks student data and the game is aligned to Common Core Standards.

I highly recommend checking out NumberShire by clicking here!!!
For a more detailed review check out Edshelf.

For my Pinterest board on Game Based Learning click here.

Monday, March 2, 2015

30hands Pro

30hands Pro is the new paid iOS app from 30hands Learning.  This is a great purchase as it unlocks all the features in the free 30hands app such as: importing video clips, Dropbox/Google Drive integration, and Hi-Res video exporting.

30hands is the amazingly simple to use app w/ drag-n-drop interface that allows users to sync up 30hand online educational community.
photos w/ audio recordings to create stunning presentations.  This can be used for digital storytelling, Project Based Learning, or even to "Flip" a lesson.  Also, the exporting features allows the video to be saved to the mobile device's camera roll or uploaded to the free

I highly recommend checking out 30hands Pro by clicking here!!!

For more info on 30hands Pro visit Edshelf.
For my Pinterest board on Digital Storytelling click here.

*30hands Learning is an advertiser of Technology Tidbits.

Make It

Make It is a great iOS app for teachers that currently is free.  This multifunctional app allows educators or students to create a wide variety of activities such as: games, stories, slideshows, and much much more.  A user can upload their own content or use the one that come w/ the app (i.e. slide templates, images, sounds, etc.)  Designed for Grades K-2nd, Make It comes w/ interactive menus, drawing tools, the ability to create quizzes, and more to allows for endless possibilities.

I highly recommend checking out Make It by clicking here!!!

For my Pinterest board Educational iOS Apps click here.

DimensionU Spring Spectacular

Registration is now open for DimensionU's latest virtual Math competition.  This is a 5 week, multiplayer video game competition that uses DimentionU's innovative 3D games.  The competition starts March 23rd, and consists of four weekly qualifying rounds, where the top 5 gamers from each week move on to the finals.  The registration fee is $9.95 and there are lots of prizes for weekly winners and four grand prize winners.

The first 5- people to register will receive a free Spring Spectacular t-shirt.

For more information on DimensionU's Spring Spectacular click here!!!

*DimensionU is an advertiser of Technology Tidbits.

EDpuzzle

EDpuzzle is vastly becoming one of the premiere web/iOS tools around for learning in the classroom.  This is fantastic free tool for editing a video, cropping, adding quizzes/polls, narration, etc. then embedding into site/blog.  It is being used to flip a classroom or lesson, Project Based Learning, grading/assessing, and even for differentiating instruction.  The educational portal allows students to sign-up w/out needing an email account and lets educators track student progress in real-time.

I highly recommend checking out EDpuzzle by clicking here!!!

For my Pinterest board on Flipping a Classroom click here.

*EDpuzzle is an advertiser of Technology Tidbits.

SeeSaw

Seesaw is a fantastic free iOS app that students can use to create digital portfolios or journals.  These journals can contain anything from audio to video, photos, and even drawn upon.  Best of all, are the teacher tools that allows educators to create class lists and manage and track all students.  Finally, there are a ton of great resources for educators, such as lesson plans, printouts, QR codes for singing up (or class code), parent notifications, and more.

I highly recommend checking out Seesaw by clicking here!!!

Below is a brief demo...



*Seesaw is an advertiser of TechnologyTidbits.