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Technology Updates

Week of September 24, 2010


Here is a list of the new apps purchased the week of September 20th These are available free of charge to teacher iPads, for a complete listing of available apps go to Google Documents.  If you would like to request an app  to be added to the list, send a work order to “technology coach”


Wyse PocketCloud Remote Desktop and RDP Client- 3.5 Stars- Productivity- Enables complete access to the your T drive from your computer.  Turns the iPad into Windows 7.  Brian must set this up on your iPad requires connection to the school server


Spanish Phrasebook- 4 Stars- Spanish- Complete phrases with audio to help with pronunciation to make the perfect app for anyone visiting a Spanish speaking country or find themselves needing to communicate with Spanish speakers.


Spanish Anywhere- 4 Stars- Spanish- Learn to communicate in Spanish and English, anytime, anywhere.


Spanish Verb Conjugation- 3 Stars- Spanish- Provides conjugation charts and quizzes for over 550 of the most common verbs


Story Buddy- 4.5 Stars- Early Childhood- An amazing way to create and read stories with the power of multi-touch on the iPad.  Create a book page by page.


365 World Recipes- Social Studies- Contains delicious international recipes for every day of the year!


Country Map Quiz- 2.5 Stars- Social Studies- Geographical quiz invites you to test your knowledge of countries around the world.

 



Website additions for the week of September 20th.  If you have an upcoming unit that you would like interactive resources for send a work order and I will find and get resources added to the site.  Also, if you know a site that you would like added send me that info and I can added it to the page.


-Smart Clickers- How to’s, instruction videos and sheets, links to pre-made questions , and see the clickers action https://sites.google.com/a/wgschools.org/tech/smart-response


-10 Ways to use an iPad in the classroom  https://sites.google.com/a/wgschools.org/tech/ipad/10-ways-to-use-the-ipad-in-your-classroom


-Compass- Video Tutorials and Quick Start Guides https://sites.google.com/a/wgschools.org/tech/compass


-Pro-Ohio Software Install Instructions https://sites.google.com/a/wgschools.org/tech/proohio-software-instructions


-Blooms Taxonomy Illustrations and Digital Resources Updated https://sites.google.com/a/wgschools.org/tech/blooms-taxonomy


-Johnny Appleseed September 26th  Resources Added https://sites.google.com/a/wgschools.org/tech/current-events/johnny-appleseed


- Columbus Day- October 11th  Resources Added https://sites.google.com/a/wgschools.org/tech/current-events/columbus-day


-Great Books! Links to author websites and activities added https://sites.google.com/a/wgschools.org/tech/great-books


-Reading- Idioms, Context Clues and Main Idea resources added https://sites.google.com/a/wgschools.org/tech/reading-s


-Place Value Games Added https://sites.google.com/a/wgschools.org/tech/place-value-games


-Equations Games and Resources Added https://sites.google.com/a/wgschools.org/tech/equations


-Geography Resources Updated https://sites.google.com/a/wgschools.org/tech/geography


-Math Month Page Created https://sites.google.com/a/wgschools.org/tech/current-events/math-week



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Leah Fullenkamp
Technology Coach
Waynesfield-Goshen Local Schools