logging in or signing up Mobile Technology trterry Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 26 Category: Entertainment License: All Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: February 06, 2014 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Mobile Technology: Mobile Technology Use of iPads in the classroom What is mobile technology?: What is mobile technology? It is any device that can be carried with you to perform a variety of tasks. Examples: iPads Laptop computers Cellular phones & smart phones GPS devices E-readers What is an iPad?: What is an iPad? It is a tablet computer developed by Apple. It is controlled by a touchscreen interface instead of a keyboard. Popular uses of iPads: Popular uses of iPads Surf the internet E-reader C amera Mobile gamer Videoconferencing GPS Movies Recipe book Educational apps Why use iPads in the classroom?: Why use iPads in the classroom? Children need to be able to use, interact, and create with technology in today’s world. iPads have a wide range of educational apps, creative tools, and interactive textbooks. It can be easily adapted for diverse learners. Uses in the Classroom: Uses in the Classroom Paint and Draw Read-along stories Make music Stream videos for lessons i-Prompt Puppet Pals Uses in the classroom (continued): Uses in the classroom (continued) K-12 Timed Reading Practice Use “Hinge” question assessment Take or Record classroom notes Finger Count Create and Collaborate on Google Docs Uses in the classroom (continued): Uses in the classroom (continued) Create Digital Stories Math practice Link your iPad to the Whiteboard Tangram App Pros of using iPads in the classroom: Pros of using iPads in the classroom Students love them. Good battery life Abundant apps E-textbook platform User friendly to students with disabilities Lightweight and portable Easy to use Cons of using iPads in the classroom: Cons of using iPads in the classroom Expensive Doesn’t support flash No USB port Typing is sometimes frustrating. Lack of multi-tasking Resources: Resources Apple www.apple.com/education/ipad Strategic growth concepts www.strategicgrowthconcepts.com/growth/increase-productivity--profitability/mobile-technology-facts.html Teachers with apps http://teacherswithapps.com/17-pros-and-cons-of-using-ipads-in-the-classroom TechTerms.com www.techterms.com/definition/ipad 62 Ideas for using the iPad in the classroom www.teachthought.com/apps-2/62-ideas-for-using-ipad-in-the-classroom/ You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.