Productivity ipad Apps

Rating

Name of App

Description

4 stars

Pages

Pages for iPad combines robust writing and advanced layout tools with the simplicity of Multi-Touch. So you can create all kinds of documents — including newsletters, reports, brochures, and flyers — using just your fingers. Text is crisp, clear, and very readable on the large, bright iPad screen. And the handy page navigator lets you scroll through your document in thumbnails, so you can quickly jump to any page you want.

 

3.5 Stars

CourseNotes

CourseNotes is a student’s class companion for the iPad!  CourseNotes lets you take notes during your classes and keeps them organized by subject and class meeting.  Review your notes later and search through multiple class meeting s and notes all at once.

3 Stars

Dragon Dictation

Dragon Dictation is an easy-to-use voice recognition application powered by Dragon NaturallySpeaking that allows you to speak and instantly see your text or email messages.  It’s up to 5x faster than typing on a keyboard.  (Need good dictation!)

4 Stars

Good Reader for the ipad

Use to read and store large PDF or TXT files.

3.5 Stars

iHomework

iHomework is a student’s best friend during the busy times of the school year.  Keep up-to-date with your school work, grades, to-dos, teacher’s information, and almost everything else you need to do during the school year

3 Stars

Study Aid

Study Aid is the quick and simple flash card program that makes studying a breeze.  You can create your own flashcards

3.5 Stars

Desktop

Allows you to have two apps open at the same time

1.5 Stars

eClicker

Makes any internet enabled device a personal response system.  Up to 32 clients.  Must be used with the eclicker host which costs $9.99

2.5 Stars

Appsfire Appstream for iPad

A different way to explore apps- shows a matrix and you just click on them to learn more

3 Stars

Duo Browser

Allows you to open two windows in Safari

4 Stars

Atomic Web Browser

Allows you to view Safari in tabs- mimics a desktop.  Can use finger swipes to move from tab to tab.

2.5 Stars

Free Thinking by ideaWallets

Idea cards and thinking tools- helps generate and capture ideas and organize them into projects.  Can include pictures, videos, notes, sounds, sketches, and has a brainstorming app

2 Stars

gFlash+ Flashcards & Tests

Create flashcards or download sets.  Auto shuffle, random, randomly generates multiple choice options. 

3 Stars

myHomework

I PHONE VERSION.  Helps kids keep track of homework assignments.  Sorts assignments to let you know when they are due.  Red=over due.  Orange= due tomorrow