Embedding iPad Skills with Stage 2

As part of the embedding iPad skills work we have been working with Stage 2 (years 3 and 4). the first session we had was working with files folders, saving and accessing content. We made sure our OneDrive accounts were in order and then created documents and saved...

Canva

Canva.com (and Canva app) is a superb product kicked off by Aussie Girl Melanie Perkins from WA (check her awesome story here about.canva.com/story/ ) It is great for creating content and layouts of all sorts and also for getting inspiration and design ideas....

content creation

Content Creation For Learning – TeachMeet presentation at Edutech Conference Presented by Rolfe Kolbe @rolfek I personally believe that students learn more effectively when they are content creators. Creating content builds better engagement, more enjoyment of...
Book Creator Skills built in LOTE

Book Creator Skills built in LOTE

Book Creator App was chosen as the second session in the “Embedding iPad skills and focuses” progression for year 7. As with all of the focusses we are trying to build them into content currently being studied. The LOTE department were already working...
Book Creator App

Book Creator App

Book Creator app for the iPad is superb! It is easy to use and incredibly powerful for creating picture books, portfolios of work, topic summaries, collection of ideas, posters etc etc. It is great as an iPad app but is also available as an Android and Windows app! On...

Creating eBooks

eBook format of books (called .epub format) is common today and a great way of presenting work and consuming an end product. The cool part is that creating eBooks is easy. eBooks can have text, audio, images, links and video built in. Some options for creating eBooks...
Explain Everything

Explain Everything

When it comes to content creation on iDevices, Explain Everything APP is the boss! You can add narration, annotation and interaction while recording your screen. Used well, it is a lot easier that screencasting on a computer, as you can do your work in digestible...

GreenScreening

Green Screening is the process where a colour (or range of colours) is turned transparent and allows the background to show through! It is actually called Chroma Keying and it is used heavily in many modes of media.  Note:  it does not have to be green that is the...

Tri-Fold Brochure

Creating “tri-fold”brochures is a common task set in schools and even in our digital world the tri-fold brochure seems to be common place for information at information stands and other places. Creating these brochures can be done using full on software...
iMovie APP

iMovie APP

The iMovie app on iDevices is super easy to use. It can be used for a quick throw together of images, video, and audio through to being able to create some pretty awesome outcomes. The iMovie app continues to get better with each iteration. NOTE: Be sure to read the...