Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Free Presentations in PowerPoint format & Free Interactive Activities

Here is a sample of the free holiday powerpoints and activities available:

Black History Month

Chinese New Year

Groundhog Day

Presidents Day

Valentine's Day

For additional powerpoints and interactive activities and more information visit Holidays

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Explain Everything - Getting Started

Explain Everything iPad app by Morris Cooke

Explain Everything iPad app is an easy-to-use design tool which allows you to annotate, animate objects and use your own voice to explain what is going on.

Cost: $2.99

iTunes Preview

Friday, January 6, 2012

Accelerated Reader iPad App

Now students can access Accelerated Reader on the iPad.

Cost: Free

iTunes Preview

• Advanced book search using title, author, or quiz number.

• Access to all your school's quizzes on your iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.

• Support for Recorded Voice Quizzes.

• TOPS Report viewing and printing. An iOS supported printer is required for printing.

• View scores for quizzes taken by students. Subject to restrictions set by the school.
• Track student reading progress and goals. Subject to restrictions set by the school.
• A "Try Demo" feature for users without an Accelerated Reader with Renaissance Place™ Real-Time subscription.


• This app is for SCHOOLS with a licensed Accelerated Reader subscription.
• This app is primarily for students to take Accelerated Reader Quizzes at school.
• This app is not intended for students to quiz at home.
• Students and their parents can view student quiz history, reading progress, and goals.
• This app does not yet provide features for teachers.