SAMR for Educators
by O'Neill Public Schools
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This is a companion course for a workshop for the ESU TAG group.
|1||Producing Infopics||Tools and Techniques||11:01||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||Questions and Transitions for SAMR||--||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||Skitch - Snap. Mark Up. Send.||See something that sparks an idea? Use Skitch to snap it, mark it up with simple tools, and send it on in an instant. Your bold ideas stand out even brighter with Skitch. ———————————— People everywhere use Skitch to help them visually share their thoughts with others. Here are a few ways you can use it, too: FOR FUN Mark up photos of silly, cool, or inspiring things you see and share them via social, email, SMS, and more. FOR HOME Annotate photos of your backyard to plan out your vegetable garden. FOR SCHOOL Share a diagram of the earth’s layers and have students label it with you FOR EVENTS Capture a map, mark it up, and share it with your friends to show them where you'll be. FOR WORK Open a PDF and highlight changes to skip the lengthy, confusing email chains and give clear feedback. ———————————— Skitch’s PDF Markup feature requires either an in-app purchase or an Evernote Premium account.||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||Prompts for activity development with SAMR||--||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|8||Classic Explain Everything™||"If you cannot do it with Explain Everything, it probably can't be done!" This is the original “classic” version of Explain Everything, used by over 3 million people all over the world who are creating videos and classroom projects with this leading unique interactive screencasting whiteboard! If you are looking for the current version of the app that includes real-time collaboration, integration with Explain Everything Discover, awesome new drawing and shape features, please search for Explain Everything™ Interactive Whiteboard and look for the white icon: https://itunes.apple.com/app/explain-everything/id1020339980 ANIMATE YOUR THINKING "Explain everything is a stunning peek into a cutting edge new paradigm of communicating…”* • Create slides using an infinite canvas, use a laser pointer, draw in any color, add shapes, text, math equations, videos, images and audio files • Rotate, move, scale, flip, copy, paste, clone and lock any object added to the stage, • Record everything you do within the app (even yourself while using the front-facing camera) to create high quality, creative and valuable content for others to learn from! ENJOY A VARIETY OF IMPORT AND EXPORT FEATURES** "if your document is any major format and in the cloud or on your device, it can be imported into Explain Everything." • Compatible file types for import include: PDF, DOC, PPT, XLS, RTF, TXT, HTML, KEYNOTE, PAGES, NUMBERS, JPG, BMP, PNG, GIF, MP4, MOV, MP3, M4A, WAV, AAC and more • Export as MP4, MOV, PDF, PNG, XPL (project file), • Use a variety of import and export destinations including Evernote, Dropbox, GDrive, OneDrive, Box, WebDAV, Airdrop, Mail, iMessage, and more INNOVATIVE INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN "Students can import an existing presentation, draw and highlight over the top while verbally explaining, and export a movie that encapsulates their understanding much better than the mere slides.”*** • Prepare lessons, tutorials, guides of any kind and upload them as videos to YouTube or Vimeo to share with others, • Give your students pre-prepared projects and templates to open on their iPads, work on them and view, share, or present the work in support of reflection, feedback, and ongoing assessment • Switch to the 'Simple User Interface' to support the experience of beginning users • Insert Math Equation Objects to add structures, symbols, equations, and functions which can be graphed on a coordinate plane. *** 50% discount for educational institutions *** Check for details - http://www.apple.com/itunes/education/ Download our free Explain Everything iBook manual from the Apple iBooks bookstore: https://itunes.apple.com/book/explain-everything/id591601596?mt=11 *Isaiah Coberly, Explain Everything user / Isaiah Coberly, App Store user review **Best iPad Apps of 2014, http://ipadinsight.com/best-free-ipad-apps-2/best-ipad-apps-of-2014/ ***http://jnxyz.posterous.com/||--||$7.99||View in iTunes|
|9||NETA Handout Squares||--||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|10||Stick Around by Tony Vincent & Explain Everything||Play, design, and share sorting and labeling puzzles! Stick Around comes with an assortment of puzzles, including ordering decimals and classifying rocks. It's the player's job to drag the stickers from the tray to their correct spots on the background before time runs out. The best feature of Stick Around is that you can create your very own puzzles in just 3 steps: 1. Use drawing tools and/or import photos to make a background. 2. Add stickers with text, images, and/or drawings. 3. Indicate where stickers belong by making an answer key. Teachers can make puzzles for their students to practice content. Students can program their own study aids. Parents can design customized puzzles for their children. There are loads of possible uses for Stick Around for any age level, from toddler to college! Ideas for puzzles include: - place locations on a map - tag parts of the body - place items where they belong on a chart - complete a graphic organizer - annotate the water cycle - label people in a photo - diagram a sentence - associate powers with the branches of government - sequence events on a timeline - associate words and definitions - label the parts of a plant - put words in alphabetical order - fill in a Venn diagram - match photos of animals to their habitats Stick Around is designed by educators and is packed with powerful features: - copy from and export puzzles to Dropbox, GDrive, WebDAV & email - record audio instructions for your puzzles - access a suite of drawing tools - set an answer key for your puzzles - import screencasts made with Explain Everything™ and use them as instructions for your puzzles (puzzles can be exported to Explain Everything™ and recorded/annotated on) - import projects made with Explain Everything™ and turn them into puzzles - play with or without a timer - attach audio, additional text, and web addresses to stickers - save a screenshot of a completed puzzle with imprinted time and attempts - import and trim images from your Photo Library, Dropbox, GDrive and WebDAV - new features and improvements in upcoming updates Follow Stick Around to download new puzzles that can help make learning stick! - twitter.com/stickaroundapp - facebook.com/stickaroundapp - pinterest.com/stickaroundapp Have a puzzle you'd like to share? Use the hashtag #stickaroundapp! You can share puzzles with others via email, AirDrop, Dropbox, GDrive, WebDAV, and "Open in..." Please note: The receiving iPad must have Stick Around installed in order to play.||--||$2.99||View in iTunes|
|11||ThingLink||Welcome to the Future of Images. Make your images come alive with private video, notes, or even music from YouTube. Holiday, family, interiors, sports, and personal images can be shared privately or with your network on Facebook and Twitter. PLEASE NOTE! ThingLink is completely free to use. ◆◆◆◆◆ “Whoa, my images become alive! ” ◆◆◆◆◆ “Family photos, music, reporting, traveling... the possibilities are endless” Use ThingLink to instantly add video and text to images. Create unforgettable greetings, interactive travel photos, and capture best moments. Share images to your friends on Twitter or Facebook — and communicate in new ways. ThingLink introduces a new, richer way to share the world through photos. Touch the Future of Images. Download the app now and start tagging. = FEATURES = √ FREE TO USE √ Choose or take a picture with your phone’s camera √ Add interactive tags on your image - YouTube videos - Videos from your phone’s camera - Twitter handles - Text √ Share with friends on Facebook, Twitter and Email √ Browse your own interactive image gallery √ Join the ThingLink community at ThingLink.com √ Take advantage of your own channel at ThingLink.com Note: a network connection is required to use this application. If you like ThingLink please take the time to rate the app! It's pretty painless and keeps our boss from making us add those annoying "please, rate us" popups.||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|12||Paper by FiftyThree - Sketch, Diagram, Take Notes||When inspiration happens, put it on Paper. Paper is the best way to capture and connect your notes, photos, and sketches. Create checklists, spotlight details in photos, and sketch diagrams with unbeatable speed and ease — Paper is like a wall of sticky notes for everything that inspires you. CAPTURE Paper’s swipe-to-style formatting makes creating checklists and notes faster and more fun than any other app. The photo spotlight tool helps you quickly clarify essential details. CONNECT Bring text, photos, and sketches together. Keep your ideas organized, and see everything in one place to make connections you can’t see in siloed lists. COMMUNICATE Paper’s unique visual notes are designed to help you get your point across quickly and precisely. Paper also lets you share your ideas any way you want to, including as professionally-formatted PDFs, Keynote and Powerpoint presentations. The original iPad version of Paper is a winner of Apple’s App of the Year and is used by millions around the world. The Universal version adds support for iPhone, in addition to text, photos, and sketching, all beautifully designed for touch. Paper is completely free with no in-app purchases.||--||Free||View in iTunes|
|13||Video - SAMR Overview||--||3:37||Free||View in iTunes|