What’s new this week in my Diigo bookmarks? Check out the links shown below for seven really cool and useful apps that students can utilize to demonstrate knowledge and creativity in your classroom and/or to learn math, science, geography, music and more!
Teach basic keyboard skills using this iOS app. Additional instruments can be purchased within the app for $0.99 each.
Test students’ knowledge of countries, capitals, and continents with this iOS app. By completing multiple-choice quizzes, they can earn flags of countries from around the globe. And the best part? No passport required!
Aimed at a middle school audience, this iOS app offers an educational alternative to physical dissection. Students learn about dissection tools as well as a frog’s anatomy and organs.
An iOS or Android app for learning about geometry. Students can use the virtual manipulative to make discoveries about perimeter, area, angles, congruence, fractions and more!
An iOS storytelling app that enables kids to draw, animate and share their own cartoons with friends and family around the world.
Primary students can craft their own stories with this iOS app using text, images, photos, sounds and drawings. Stories can be saved, printed and/or shared with others via e-mail.
An iOS audiobook app that provides access to more than 5,000 titles. Use as a literacy tool to develop vocabulary, fluency and comprehension skills via school-owned and/or BYOD devices.