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Shared Resources

This is a space used to share resources for the iPad. You must be a member of the wikispace to edit and add your resource. Create the link and briefly describe how you used this app or resource. You can hyperlink the title to save space and take a screen shot of an app and paste it onto the page. Eventually, we will have a separate page for the different subject related apps. Thanks for sharing.

Twitter
Our twitter hash-tag is #iPadSD36, #sd36
Other twitter hash-tags to search for mobile learning are #iPadEd, #edapp, #mlearning, #ipadeducators

"What is Twitter?" in Plain English

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ddO9idmax0o

Ten Twitter Tips for Teachers
http://www.whiteboardblog.co.uk/2011/05/ten-twitter-tips-for-teachers/

Blogging
Please contribute to Elisa Carlson's Blog about the project
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If you are going to start blogging and reflecting about your own practices, please add a link space below.




http://bradissel.net/




SD36 Teacher Review of Apps - for iPad/iPods

Google Doc Summary

http://bit.ly/sd36ipad


Your ability to contribute

http://bit.ly/sd36ipadapp

Frank Hurt Staff List
http://goo.gl/xl5it

Sullivan Heights List:
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0ArlWs-U8U2k6dDdKR1g4ZzhmMTE1S1RCWGUycXBGU2c#gid=0

External Links

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Abbotsford School District using iPods for teaching and learning. Abbotsford SD#35 Mobile User Group (MUG)
- Sign up for an account and participate by sharing on their blog about various topics and issues related to mobile learning

Assessment Video/Poetry Rant
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z4A6e8Rk8Oo&feature=youtu.be

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BloomsApps
http://sites.google.com/site/bloomsapps/

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Creative Commons Free Music
http://www.danosongs.com/
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Flash Web Browser- Splashtop Remote Browser - by using this app you will be able to use all flash animations on your iPad.



Frasier Spiers Blog - http://speirs.org/
- A blog written by a UK educator who has been integrating technology for years at his school in Scotland. His focus for the last year has been on working with iPads. You can also follow him on twitter @fraserspeirs

Living Facebook Experiment
http://livingfacebook.wordpress.com/author/bookchoice/

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GoogleArtProjects:
http://www.googleartproject.com/
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iEar.org - http://www.iear.org/
- A site created by educators which reviews mobile applications with a eye to what makes them good educational resources. Applications are grouped according to curricular area. Can follow on twitter using the hash-tag #iear.

iPad 2 Starter Guide
- An ePub book from MacWorld. This book covers all the iPad 2 basics and is available from the Apple iBookstore. You can get this title directly from the iBooks app on your iPad or iPod Touch.

iPad Inquiry through CUE BC (Computer Using Educators) - http://ipadinquiry.wordpress.com/
- A chronicle by a teacher using iPads in the K-5 classroom.

iPads in Education - http://ipadeducators.ning.com/
- An global community organized by educators that reference work being done in classrooms in teaching with the iPad

iPad Resources - iPad Resources Up the Wazoo
- A blog listing various iPad resources and links to other blog sites

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Learning In Hand by Tony Vincent - http://learninginhand.com/
- A website and blog written by Tony Vincent who has led workshops and used mobile devices since the early 2000s. Lots of ideas and applications of mobile devices.

Life Long Learning Challenge
http://bigthink.com/ideas/38531?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+dangerouslyirrelevant+%28Dangerously+Irrelevant%29&utm_content=Twitter

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Music education and the iPad - http://ipadmusiced.wordpress.com/
- A reference on using the iPad in a music classroom.
Video to teach Music using the iPad in the classroom.
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10 Reasons Educators are Resisting Your Change Initiative
http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/LeaderTalk/2011/05/10_reasons_your_educators_are.html
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Ten Twitter Tips for Teachers
http://www.whiteboardblog.co.uk/2011/05/ten-twitter-tips-for-teachers/
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Making Curricular Connections - Tools and Descriptions


Careers


Fine Arts


Information and Media Literacy


Literacy


Numeracy


Science


Social Studies


Physical Education


Other




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Books/Reading




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It is All About the Thinking

Faye Brownlee and Leyton Schnellert

http://www.slideshare.net/FayeBrownlie/its-all-about-thinking

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Focus: Elevating the Essentials to Radically Improve Student Learning

Mike Schmoker

http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/10315685-focus


iPads For All: 5 Technologically Decked-Out Schools You Wish You Went To

BY ARIEL SCHWARTZThu Sep 2, 2010
http://www.fastcompany.com/1686755/ipads-for-all-5-technologically-decked-out-schools-you-wish-you-went-to


E-Readers Fail At Education

BY ARIEL SCHWARTZTue May 3, 2011
http://www.fastcompany.com/1751160/the-kindle-cant-yet-replace-paper-computers-for-students-study