Tag Archives: Educreations

Elephant

Elephants and Ice Skates

Here’s an idea for PBL that a high school class may enjoy.

Which case would apply more pressure on a floor — an elephant standing on its hind legs or an Olympic figure skater standing on both skates?

The imagery is startling and almost comical — perfect for an inquisitive teenager busy analyzing the surrounding … Read more

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Part 2: 12 iPad apps for Hebrew

Recently we posted a blog with six great apps that are helping Jewish educators to better engage their students with the iPad.  Here are some more apps that have Hebrew content or can be applied well in Hebrew studies.

1. Total Recall

Total Recall, by Zyense, is an easy-to-use concept mapping utility that works well … Read more

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Learning with the iPad

5 Tips for Using iPads in the Classroom

Using iPads in the classroom has been a popular topic over the past year, so it’s no wonder that our Learning with the iPad PD sessions continue to be a popular choice for educators looking to learn to use the iPad more effectively during daily instruction.

iPads can be used for project-based learning, assessment, flipping … Read more

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Educreations

Flip Your Classroom with Educreations

Educreations is a very popular screen casting whiteboard app. From its easy to use interface and robust collection of teacher-created screencasts, Educreations is one of the best iPad apps for your classroom. Because Educreations is a blank whiteboard, it can be used in any subject to explain concepts, review topics and give a teacher a … Read more

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How to Flip Your Classroom

5 Steps and 10 Tools for Flipping the Classroom

If you’re thinking of flipping your classroom, we’ve compiled a list of  five simple steps and ten tools to get you started. Download out newest ebook where we take an example topic (finding the perimeter of a rectangle) and walk you through the steps to create a video, share it with students, and create opportunities Read more

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Back to School

Back to School

Welcome back! We hope you had a great Summer! If you were away from the blog, here’s a quick recap of some the things we covered and a what’s coming up in the next few weeks.

First, it’s not too late to register for the new Teq Calendar, shipping this week. Register now.

This Summer … Read more

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Educreations

New Educreations Features on the iPad

Educreations is an app for the iPad that many educators and students are using as a tool to explain concepts, present ideas. and share knowledge.

Recently, Educreations updated their app. You might want to check out the great new features that have been added:

  • Text tool – tap on the “T” on the tool bar
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