Thursday, August 4, 2016

iPadpaloozaMN - Reporting Live From Here, There, and Everywhere!

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Tap into the award-winning power of TouchCast's easy-to-use free iPad app to create an engaging, interactive mobile recording studio featuring multi-cam control of extra iPads, green screen, onscreen pop-up documents, and screencasting whiteboard. With the help of a simple green screen, empower your students to share their learning live from within the structures of a cell to the surface of the moon or the depths of the ocean and other amazing locations that will get your students excited to share their learning. Ditch classroom newsletters and replace them with simple-to-create student-produced videos that build students' speaking and presentation skills and make learning fun.

TouchCast Studio
TouchCast is available for iOS and for Windows.

TouchCast Quick Reference Guide

Making Your First TouchCast

TouchCast Tutorial Green Screen

Examples Of Principal TouchCasts:

Greenwood Elementary Principal Brad Gustafson

Examples Of Teacher TouchCasts:
Lesson On Earthquakes

Examples Of Student TouchCasts:
Gregor Mendel

Radioactive Elements in Chemistry

More student videos
SAPVideos Channel

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Reflector 2
Reflector 2 - Mirror your iPad screen to your computer.
Available for Apple, Windows, and Android.

iPadpaloozaMN - App Smash Superhero Buddy Books With Book Creator

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Looking for ways to inspire and publish student writing? Come explore how to use the amazing Book Creator For iPad app in combination with a handful of other free apps to app smash a superhero buddy book to publish student writing and build a relationship between upper and lower grade elementary students. Follow the epic journey of book buddy superheroes as you walk through the features of the easy-to-use Book Creator app, explore image editing and drawing apps and app smash your own book. Export options allow the book to be shared and read on a variety of devices.


Student Examples
St. Anthony Park Elementary 5th Grade Book Buddy Books

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Book Creator
Book Creator for iPad
Book Creator Free - Try it out - you will love it!
Book Creator is also available for Windows and Android.

Book Creator Basics - How to get started creating your first book.
Book Creator Support - Help topics and tutorials for iPads and Android devices.

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Paper by FiftyThree
Paper by FiftyThree - Sketch, draw, take notes, and more

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PicCollage - Photo collage editor and grid layout
Pic Collage For Kids

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Reflector 2
Reflector 2 - Mirror your iPad screen to your computer.
Available for Apple, Windows, and Android.

Reflector 2 Support - Help topics for iOS, Android, and Windows.
Mirroring iPad Screen
Recording and Narrating iPad Actions

Alternative Mobile Learning Apps
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