The traditional digital gadgets that were used for a specific purpose is now morphed. No longer do we use a digital gadget for one particular task. We now have thousands of applications to suit our varying moods. Most of which are made specifically for the youngsters. So, it provides a pathway to inculcate these apps in the process of learning.
Here are 10 iPad applications that the students can make use of for learning:
It makes the iPad turn into a recordable white-board. Just by touching, tapping and talking; a good video tutorial can be created. You can explain a math formula, draw diagrams, create animated lessons, comment on photographs etc.
2) Google drive:
It's a safe place for all the documents. All the assignments, documents, important papers etc., can be uploaded and accessed whenever and wherever on any device. It offerers a 15GB of free storage space.
Helps you stay organised, save your ideas and improve your productivity. You can take down notes, create a to-do list, capture photos, record voice reminders.
Provides you digital handwriting experience on iPad. It provides a feel of writing on a real piece of paper, with added power and Evernote. One can take notes in the class, write journals on thoughts, or outline the idea for class projects etc.
It combines desktop control, screencasting and interactive whiteboard all in one app. You can create a lesson, presentation, inset images, edit and save a project, record a screencast video which can be shared and saved easily.
6) My Thoughts:
It is a fun program that helps you stay focused on your true potential. A positive and life-changing affirmation greets you every time you start it up. This helps students stay positive.
7) Doodle Buddy:
You can finger paint with your favourite colours, and drop in playful stamps. It can be connected over Internet to draw along with a friend. A good app for children to learn colouring and drawing.
8) Doodlecast Pro:
You can easily create a presentation on your iPad. Your voice is recorded as you draw while creating a quick presentation. It can save videos to the camera roll which makes it easy to import them into presentation and video editor tools like Keynote, iMovie or iBooks Author. It's a great app for teachers and students alike.
9) Explain Everything:
It has screencasting, an interactive whiteboard tool, which has a design that is easy-to-use. The app lets you animate, annotate, import, narrate and export almost anything, from and to anywhere.
You can record up to 3 minutes for free, listen to good contents from many famous news channels around the world.
These are some of the iPad apps we have listed, you can share your views and other apps that might be useful here: