Submitted by jgerlach on Sun, 03/26/2017 - 7:57pm.
Kodu is a rich tool for narrative creation and storytelling. Kodu lets you create games through a simple visual programming language. Kodu can be used to teach creativity, problem solving, storytelling, as well as programming. Anyone can use Kodu to make a game with no design or programming skills.
Kodu Teaches more than programming. Kodu introduces the logic and problem solving of programming. Kodu introduces conditions and sequences, which teaches cause and effect. Students learn about cooperation, logic and creativity in addition to programming.
Submitted by jgerlach on Sun, 03/26/2017 - 7:54pm.
iCell gives students, teachers, and anyone interested in biology a 3D view inside a cell. Included are examples of three types of cells: animal, plant, and bacteria. Learn about the various parts of the cells.
You can use your finger to tap on parts of the cell to select and zoom in on that particular organelle. Each organelle comes with a name and short description of its function in the cell.
You can rotate and zoom in and out of the cell.
The instructions below will support you with learning and exploring iCell.
Submitted by jgerlach on Sun, 03/26/2017 - 7:44pm.
Corinth Anatomy Augmented utilizes AR by overlaying digital representations of the internal elements of the human body. Anatomy Augmented uses the Augmented Reality Function to enable digital overlays. Make sure to download and print the AR Function at www.ecorinth.com/AR. Directions are also available within the app.
Submitted by jgerlach on Sun, 03/26/2017 - 7:39pm.
Corinth Micro Plant utilizes AR by overlaying digital representations of the microscopic elements of plant parts. Corinth has a full suite of apps in addition to this one, allowing the exploration of the hidden sciences! This original interactive education app takes you into the fascinating microscopic worlds of plant biology. Explore enormously magnified images, fully 3D interactive models of tree, leaf, leaf section, plant cell, bacteria and mysterious forms of plant viruses.
Flipgrid is a web based tool which works on Chromebook, computers, Android and iOS devices to allow students to view a question or topics (which can be a video you add or record) and then record a response, and view/reply to their classmates. Grids can be open or locked and embedded into any LMS or website. Topics spark ideas and fuel the conversation. Site gives teachers one free grid. This grid can be edited and used again and again. The paid version provides multiple grids and other useful options. From the University of Minnesota.
Submitted by ELuckhardt on Mon, 02/06/2017 - 3:25pm.
Seesaw is a digital portfolio for students and a place to share content for teachers. It is an app/site that allows teachers to easily distribute and collect content and provides parents access to their own student’s work.