The following apps are loaded on our learning center ipads. They provide resources for accessing information as well as ebooks and videos.

App

Description

Google Earth
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Explore the world!
- use screen shots to "turn in work" when location is found
Weather Channel
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Access to weather reports and information from around the world.
BrainPOP
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Access to videos
BrainPOP Jr
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Access to videos
- use screen shots to "take notes"
- organize in Turbo collage
Khan Academy
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Access to videos on Science and Math Concepts
Rover
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Educational Browser
Mackin via
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Reading digital ebooks
This app gives you access to the digital books you have purchased as a school.
*Will need sign-in username and password (contact your school librarian for your username and password and to request more books to be available).
Follett
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Reading digital ebooks
*Will need sign-in username and password (contact your school librarian for your username and password and to request more books to be available).
Learnzillion
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Access math videos and tutorials
PBS kids
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Videos from PBS Kids.
Reading Rainbow
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ebooks and video field trips
- 5 free books included, but books cannot be traded out if you do not have a subscription - best to load different books on different ipads
Tumblebooks
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Go to http://www.tumblebooks.com/ and create a shortcut to your home screen. Use school sign-in to access ebooks.
In order to view on the ipad you need to change the language on the site to 'mobile' then the books available will say 'view on ipad' and you'll be able to read them.
Scholastic TrueFlix
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Scholastic TrueFlix
Great resource for nonfiction ebooks. Is truly interactive including videos, links, resources, as well as reads to you.
At our district this is a service we purchase through our library funds. Contact your librarian for login information.