Following on from the Digital Learning Team’s App Attack session which featured iMovie, here are a couple of useful resources to help you get the most out of iMovie in the classroom.
The second item shown below is a video which highlights the new features of iMovie under iOS 7
QuizCast is the quiz app built for using iPads in the classroom! QuizCast features customizable content, built-in assessment and helps manage multiple devices all at once. QuizCast replaces clumsy classroom clickers and provides a richer, more engaging student experience.
Classroom Tools – My Whiteboard
Replace traditional Show-Me boards with an iPad version
A simple drawing program for enhancing classroom work. This is a virtual whiteboard for the students of your classroom! Its intended as a classroom tool for teachers to use to augment activities they have children doing in the classroom.
Penultimate is a simple app which allows students to write on the screen and then save what has been written in Evernote. Users can select from 3 different backgrounds: plain, lined and squared meaning that Penultimate can be used as a digital jotter. The app uses handwriting recognition so all notes can be searched for specific keywords.
Notes created with Penultimate can be shared directly with Edmodo allowing homework to be submitted in 3 clicks. Notes can also be exported as PDF files.