Essential iPad Apps for Primary Education

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Apps of use cross all ages and curriculum areas.

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  • Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    APP NAME COST CURRICULUM AREA YEAR LEVEL/S (Based on Australia Primary Levels)

    KEYNOTE

    $10.49 - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Presentation tool - Links with many other Apps

    PAGES

    $9.99 - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Writing - ePub Docs

    GARAGEBAND

    $5 - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Music - Podcasting

    iMOVIE

    $5.49 - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Best used with iPad2

  • Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    REEL DIRECTOR

    $1.99 - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Best used with iPad2 - Simpler to iMovie, great for the younger year levels

    DICTIONARY.COM

    FREE Or HD Version $5.49 - For all Year levels - Literacy - Great for extending student vocabulary and understanding the International Phonetic Alphabet

    iBOOKS

    FREE - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Literacy - Storing PDF Docs from your emails - Record keeping - ePub Docs

    PUPPET PAL HD

    $2.99 - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Best used with iPad2 - NB: Purchase the full version

    TOONTASTIC

    $1.99 - Year 3+ - Literacy, Humanities, LOTE and other Literacy based curriculum

  • Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    DRAGON DICTATION

    FREE - For all Year levels - Special Needs - Spoken Word is recorded - Need a quiet room

    DISCOVR APP

    FREE - Year 5+ - Teacher App - Search Engine in finding similar Apps on your iPad

    MY SPELLING TEST

    FREE - Year 3+ - Literacy/Spelling - LOTE - Personalise spelling lists - Student test themselves and email results to the teacher

    KIDS SCRAMBLE GAME

    FREE - Prep to 3 - Literacy - Great App for Junior Primary

  • Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    I SPY

    FREE - Prep to 3 - Literacy - Visual Memory - Oral Language

    ABCWordPuzzle

    FREE - Year 1+ - Literacy - Great App for Junior Primary

    FUTABA

    FREE - Years 1+ - Literacy - Collaborative App. Can have four players playing at one time

    MAGNETIC ALPHABET

    $1.99 - Prep to 3 - Literacy, Numeracy, Integrated in all Curriculum areas. - Fun App - Excellent for spelling and story telling

  • Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    HALF TONE

    $0.99 - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Best used with iPad2 - Transfers photos to Comic images - Transferable to other Apps such as Keynote, Pages and iMovie - Saves to Camera Roll

    COMIC BOOK

    $1.99 - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Transfers photos to Comic images - Transferable to other Apps such as Keynote, Pages and iMovie - Saves to Camera Roll

    STRIP DESIGN

    $2.99 - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Cheaper version of Comic Life

    COMIC LIFE

    $8.99 - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas

  • Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    WORDFOTO

    iPhone App $1.99 - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Transferable to other Apps such as Keynote, Pages and iMovie - Saves to Camera Roll

    SHOW ME INTERACTIVE

    FREE - Years 4+ - Numeracy, Literacy, LOTE - Create a free account on the website - Screen Cast and record lessons or Peer Teaching - Student/Teacher App

    EXPLAIN EVERYTHING

    $2.99 - Year 6+ - Teacher App - Assist in teaching focus - Screen Casting - Explain work - How this work - Peer Teaching

    360 PANORAMA

    $1.99 - Year 4+ - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Best used with iPad2 - Camera App - Uploads to their website - Public or Private access - Augmented Reality

  • Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    ART STUDIO

    $2.99 - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas, especially Art - Great Art App

    DROPBOX

    FREE - Cloud Computing - Year 3+ - Teacher App - Productivity

    EVERNOTE

    FREE - Year 6 Up - Also teacher App - Productivity - Create a Free Account - Store notes, photos and voice recordings - Great on going assessment record tool

    GLOW DRAW FREE

    FREE - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas

    DOODLE BUDDY

    FREE - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas

  • Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    POPPLET

    FREE - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Mind Maps - Using Camera Roll images or create new ones - Easily shared - Creative

    MathBoard

    FREE Or $5.49 - Year 4+ - Numeracy - Create a Free Account - Mental Computation - Progress of students can be monitored

    WOLFRAM ALPHA

    $1.99 - Year 4+ - Numeracy - Create a Free Account - Great Information App - Find out how equations work and more

    BLANKMATH

    FREE - Year 3+ - Numeracy (Four Operations)

  • Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    TOUR WRIST

    FREE - For all Year levels - Humanities, Geography, Integrated Curriculum and more. - Augmented Reality - Fantastic App to use on display screen or IWB

    QR READER

    FREE Or $0.99 - Year 5+ - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Create QR Codes to be used as scavenger hunts, PDF Homework and scan to add to iBooks - Communication purpose

    POCKET POND

    FREE Or HD Version $2.99 - For all Year levels - Can be Integrated into all Curriculum areas - Numeracy (Count fish, colour pattern) - Relaxation of special needs students - Fun!

    SCHOOL A-Z

    FREE - For all Year levels - Parents Assistant App for Homework - Similar to Maths Dictionary or English dictionary - All Curriculum areas - NSW Education App

  • Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    Essential Apps: Nathan Jones Twitter: @elearnjones

    RR (RUNNING RECORD CALCULATOR)

    $1.99 - Teacher App - Accurately Calculates Running Records for you

    PENULTIMATE

    $0.99 - For all Year levels - Using a Stylus Pen you can write in the Note pad format instead of typing - All Curriculum areas

    GRADEKEEPER

    $5.49 - Teacher App - Excellent Assessment Recording App - Email attendance - Multi class set up