iPad Applications and Resources
Here you can find information on various iPad applications in many areas that will help with organizing, studying, and learning. Links for acquiring these apps can be found at the bottom of this page.
A+FlashcardsPro: A+FlashcardsPro allows you to make your own flashcards, import them from iTunes (from other users who have made their own), or tap into the largest of all flashcard websites, www.quizlet.com and download from the tens of thouseands of user submitted flashcards.
Algebra Touch: Algebra Touch will refresh your skills using touch-based techniques built from the ground up.
ConjuVerb: ConjuVerb is a Spanish verb conjugation tool. It allows you to quickly look up any Spanish verb in its fully conjugated form and see the English translation. It also includes a flashcard mode for self-testing.
Drawing Pad: Drawing Pad is a mobile art studio for all ages. Create your own art using photo-realistic crayons, markers, paintbrushes, colored pencils, stickers, roller pens, and more.
Duolingo: DuoLingo is the best new way to learn a language. Each lesson includes a variety of speaking, listening, translation, and multiple choice challenges.
Edmodo: Edmodo provides a safe and easy way for teachers, students, and parents to engage and collaborate on assignments, discover new resources, and more.
Educreations Interactive Whiteboard: Educreations is a unique interactive whiteboard and screencasting tool that’s simple, powerful, and fun to use. Annotate, animate, and narrate nearly any type of content as you explain any concept.
Flashcards+: Flashcards+ let you create flashcards for anything you need to in order to study with them.
Flashcardlet: Flashcardlet is a free, easy-to-use studying application with material for any class or standardized test. You can also create and share your own flashcards.
Inspiration Maps VPP: Inspiration Maps is the most intuitive and powerful visual learning app on the iPad. Build beautiful diagrams, graphic organizers, and outlines with ease. Getting organized has never been this simple.
iTranslate: iTranslate is a translation tool that helps you break down language barriers. With iTranslate you can translate words, phrases, and text in over 80 languages.
iTunes U: iTunes U is the best way to create and experience courses on the iPad. The iTunes U app gives you access to complete courses from leading universities and other schools—plus the world’s largest digital catalog of free education content.
K12 Periodic Table of Elements: K12 Periodic Table of Elements lets you explore the elements and their key attributes in a simple, easy-to-use way. It’s a perfect reference for working through homework problems for science courses.
myHomework Student Planner: myHomework helps students at any level improve their organization and become better students. Easily access your classes and assignments anytime and anywhere.
Quizlet-Flashcards & Study Tools: Quizlet’s flashcards, tests, and study games make learning fun and engaging for students.
SimpleMind+: SimpleMind+ is a mind mapping tool that turns your iPad into a brainstorming, idea collecting, and thought structuring device.
SimplePhysics: SimplePhysics lets you design complex structures for everything from treehouses to ferris wheels and then simulates your design with a sophisticated physics engine.
StudyBlue: Make your own study sets and add recommended content served up to you as you create your flashcards. Quiz yourself, track your progress, and set reminders to study what you need to know. Select the study mode best for you whether it’s flipping flashcards or using the app’s review sheets.
Sticky: Sticky is a beautiful app for keeping your notes and ideas. It’s a simple way to think, organize, and express yourself. Sticky lets you create as many notebooks as you’d like and stay organized in a colorful, fun, and tactile manner.
T-Charts (Pros and Cons): T-Charts is an app that helps graphically organize material. Use this T-chart template to compare and contrast advantages and disadvantages of a topic or idea.
Venn Diagram: Venn Diagram allows you to create Venn diagrams that contain two or three overlapping circles. Users identify and record concepts that can be placed in one of the circles or in the overlapping areas, allowing you to organize information logically.
WordReference Dictionary: WordReference is the app of the world’s most popular and powerful dictionary translation website.
Zite: Zite is an intelligent magazine that helps you discover interesting things to read. Zite analyzes millions of articles each day and brings you the best of your favorite magazines, newspapers, authors, blogs, and videos.
Appcrawlr.com: This website focuses on iPad applications in education, and offers numerous tools to help students organize and study and learn in a variety of content areas.
Appsineducation.blogspot.com: This website focuses on iPad applications in education.