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IPad Teacher Resources

Art & Music
  • Air Harp - Strum and pluck the strings for a harp sound.
  • AmpliTube LE - Turn your iPhone/iPod Touch into the ultimate mobile guitar and bass multi-effect processor and mobile recording studio!
  • Brushes - Brushes is a painting application designed from scratch for the iPad. Featuring an advanced color picker, several realistic brushes, multiple layers, extreme zooming, and a simple yet deep interface, it is a powerful tool for creating original artwork on your mobile device. The June 1, 2009 cover of The New Yorker was created in Brushes.
  • Key Wiz - Learn how to play the piano.
  • Magic Piano - Play timeless pieces on spiral and circular keyboards, or follow beams of light – mastery requires only imagination. Play alone, or travel through a warp hole and play Piano Roulette with other performers across the world.
  • Skrambler X - Assemble famous masterpieces like a jigsaw puzzle. Learn interesting facts about the artists and their artwork while putting each piece in place.
  • SketchBook Pro - A professional-grade paint and drawing application.
  • Virtuoso Piano Free 2 HD - Learn the basics of music and how to play the piano.

 

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General Resources
  • TEQ Ipad for Education - This PDF document produced by TEQuipment provides screenshots and thoughful explanations of the most useful iPad Apps for Education..
  • Browser Duo - Designed specifically for the iPad, Browser Duo takes advantage of the iPad's amazing screen size to enable multi-tasking in the browser.
  • CourseNotes - Take notes in class and keep them organized by subject area. 
  • CourseSmart - Access your CourseSmart eTextbooks and notes using the iPad. This free app is a perfect complement to a CourseSmart eTextbook subscription.
  • eClicker and eClicker Host - A personal response system that allows teachers to poll their classes in real time. 
  • ePrint - The flexibility to print.
  • Evernote - Evernote turns the iPad into an extension of your brain, helping you remember anything and everything that happens in your life.
  • GoodReader - Within moments of downloading GoodReader, you'll be transferring files from the computer to the iPad. Supports a wide range of files.
  • iAnnotate - An elegant PDF reader and a powerful annotation tool. You can open documents from email, sign and send out contracts, enter notes for edits, sketch diagrams, copy text, and add highlights or underline with the drag of a finger.
  • Inkling - is a platform for interactive textbooks, built from the ground up for iPad. It turns paper-based textbooks books into engaging, interactive learning experiences while staying compatible with the print book for classroom use.
  • Mobile Mouse - Mobile Mouse instantly transforms your iPad into a wireless mouse and trackpad for your computer. 
  • PBS - Watch the most popular and current PBS programs free on your iPhone or iPod Touch with minimal interruption. “PBS” features more than 300 videos, including full-length episodes, segments and previews with new content updated daily.
  • Planbook Touch - Planbook is lesson planning software for educators. Enter the courses you teach and the type of schedule you use and you'll be planning in no time at all.
  • Penultimate - Get the fast, tactile gratification of writing on paper, with digital power and flexibility.
  • QuickVoice -  Record ideas, voice memos, voice email, dictation, lists, meetings, classes, or entire lectures!
  • Sundry Notes Pro - Sundry Notes is the first social note taking application. Write, draw, record and research right within the app - and then share your notes with others.
  • Wolfram - Get answers. Access expert knowledge. Wherever you are. Whenever you need it.
  • Browser Duo - Designed specifically for the iPad, Browser Duo takes advantage of the iPad's amazing screen size to enable multi-tasking in the browser.

 

Math
  • Fractals - Move and pinch fractals in real time.
  • Geometry Stash - Access the most commonly used theorems, postulates, and corollaries.
  • iSwifter - this app allows the user to access & use their MathXL account on the iPad
  • MathBoard - You can control the range of numbers you want to work with, the amount of questions you want to answer and even assign a time limit per quiz.
  • Math Quizzer - Math Quizzer is an interactive and fun way to, not only learn, but also to boost your skills in; Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division. It offers an easy to understand chalkboard visual, which keeps track of your "score" as you progress.
  • PocketCAS pro - Advanced Graphic and Symbolic Scientific Calculator. Handles every mathematical problem you might encounter in school or university.
  • PocketCAS lite - Free Graphic calculator. Not as many features as the pro version above.
  • Quick Graph - 2D and 3D graphing calculator.
  • The Ruler - measure things in inches or centimeters
  • SpaceTime - Powerful graphing calculator. 2D and 3D graphing

 

Science
  • 3D Brain - Rotate and zoom around 29 interactive structures in the brain.
  • 3D Cell Simulation and Stain Tool - Learn about the cell and its structures in a 3D tool.
  • AP Biology Vocabulary Review - All of the vocabulary included in the College Board AP Biology Course.
  • Chem 11 Prep - Grade 11 Chemistry exam prep.
  • Distant Suns - A database of over 130,000 stars, nebula, and galaxies.
  • DrakeEQ HD - 3D simulation of the Milky Way Galaxy
  • EMD PTE - A highly interactive periodic table of elements.
  • Frog Dissection - A virtual frog dissection app.
  • GoSkyWatch Planetarium - Easily and quickly identify and locate stars, planets, constellations and more with a touch or by simply pointing to the sky. Have fun with family and friends discovering the images in the night sky. Go outside and explore the night sky.
  • HD Birds Encyclopedia - Highly graphic encyclopedia that has detailed and comprehensive information about a variety of birds.
  • HD Marine Life - An encyclopedia of marine life.
  • HD Solar System - Highly graphic encyclopedia that has detailed and comprehensive information about the solar system.
  • SPARKvue - Brings real-time measurement, data visualization, and analysis to science education everywhere. 
  • Molecules - View and manipulate 3D renderings of molecules.
  • myArm Muscles - Visually rich and stimulating way to learn about our complex arm muscles.
  • Newtons Laws - Explains Newton's first two laws of motion and his law of universal gravitation.
  • Periodic Table of the Elements - Standard periodic table of elements. Free as of May 16, 2010
  • PhysicsXL: Mechanics - An app that contains a series of exercises based on physics. 
  • Science Glossary - an extensive glossary of scientific terms and biographies.
  • Solar Walk - A 3D Solar System Model.
  • Star Walk - An interactive astronomy guide.
  • The Elements: A Visual Exploration - The Elements: A Visual Exploration lets you experience the beauty and fascination of the building blocks of our universe in a way you've never seen before. And as the first really new ebook developed from the ground up for iPad.
  • VideoScience - Science experiments with video.

 

Social Studies
  • Beautiful Planet HD - Beautiful Planet is a groundbreaking app that captures the breathtaking beauty of our world and its cultures. Featuring a collection of galleries three decades in the making by travel photographer, author and explorer, Peter Guttman, Beautiful Planet spans seven continents and 160 countries.
  • History Maps of the World - "History:Maps of World" is a fun and educational collection of high-resolution historical maps.
    Check it out to keep up with your history, learn something about history.
  • Civil War America's Epic Struggle - America's Epic Struggle Features over 1,000 high-res photos, more than an hour of multimedia presentations, in excess of 100 authentic maps, dozens of first hand accounts, and numerous text articles and biographies, it provides instantaneous access to information on every aspect of the war.
  • Constitution for iPad - A copy of the Constitution of the United States.
  • Declaration for iPad - A copy of the Declaration of Independence.
  • GeogXPert - A reference app - containing maps which allow you to look up countries and find country information - as well as a quiz app.
  • History:Maps of World - Collection of High-Resolution historical Maps.
  • USA Puzzle - A USA puzzle that needs to be put together. Double tap on the state for information about that state.
  • Motionx GPS HD - Maps and navigation instruments. Maps from all over the world. Can include waypoints. Can be good for Geocaching.
  • MyCongress - A portal to detailed information about elected congress officials. Please note: This is not an official government resource
  • Presidents HD - Historical information on every President of the United States.
  • The History Clock - An app that converts the current time to a year and gives a fast fact about that year.
  • The Presidency - Historical information on every President of the United States.
  • World Atlas HD - The best maps available from National Geographic
  • U.S. Geography by Discovery Education - Become an expert in U.S. Geography with this app. Dozens of videos and interactive gameplay.
  • WORLD BOOK - This Day in History - Interactive multimedia calendar that features historical events for the day.
  • World Factbook for iPad - Extensive information of over 250 countries around the world.

 

 

 

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