Relevant Education Apps
Cinderella Nosey Crow - Nosy Crow’s Cinderella app lets you play inside the story. Beautiful illustrations, exciting animation, and original music make this a picture book app at its best.
123D Catch - Automatically turn your photos into amazing 3D models with Autodesk 123D Catch.
iMovie - Make beautiful HD movies anywhere with iMovie, the fast and fun moviemaking app that puts everything you need to tell your story at your fingertips. Browse and play projects in the Marquee view. Create Hollywood-style trailers or sophisticated home movies in minutes.* And share your finished projects with the world — straight from iMovie.
Pages - Pages is the most beautiful word processor you’ve ever seen on a mobile device. This powerful app has been exclusively designed for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. Create, edit, and view documents wherever you are. Pages works with iCloud, so your documents stay up to date on all your devices — automatically.
Keynote – Keynote is the most powerful presentation app ever designed for a mobile device. Built from the ground up for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, it makes creating a world-class presentation — complete with animated charts and transitions — as simple as touching and tapping.
Comic Life - The Most Powerful Photo Comic Creation App.
- Everything you need at your fingertips: speech balloons, photo filters, comic lettering, templates, shapes, shadows and effects.
Aurasma - Ever wished you could bring the real world to virtual life?
Evernote - Evernote is an easy-to-use, free app that helps you remember everything across all of the devices you use. Stay organized, save your ideas and improve productivity. Evernote lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders–and makes these notes completely searchable, whether you are at home, at work, or on the go.
Nearpod - The Nearpod platform enables teachers to use their iPads to manage content on students’ iPads, iPhones or iPods. It combines presentation, collaboration, and real-time assessment tools into one integrated solution.
Showbie - Showbie is a cloud storage solution designed specifically for schools and classes using the iPad to enable students to drop work from hundreds of apps right into an online assignment folder.
Background Eraser - This is an application for making a picture’s background transparent.
Redlaser QR code - Rated as a top shopping app by US Today, The New York Times, CNN Money, PC Magazine and Smart Money magazine, RedLaser helps millions of shoppers shop smarter every day – and it can help you too!
Sound Cloud - SoundCloud is a social sound platform where over 20m registered users share original music, spoken word, comedy, radio shows and other great sounds.
Maths Bingo - The object of Math BINGO is to get a pattern of five BINGO Bugs in a row by correctly answering math problems.
Puppet Pals Directors Pass - Kids and adults alike love the simplicity of puppeteering and voicing characters while creating movies to share.
Create a car - Create a Car is a creativity app for young children ages 3 to 9.
Creative Book Builder - Creative Book Builder enables everyone to create, edit and publish ebooks in a few minutes on the go. All published ebooks can be read by any ePub reader including iBooks. Everyone is professional writer now!
Sketch Nation Studio - SKETCH NATION STUDIO – MAKE YOUR OWN GAMES, SELL THEM ON THE APP STORE!*
Magic Plan - MagicPlan MEASURES your rooms and DRAWS your floor plan just by taking pictures.
You can then get your floor plan in PDF, JPG and DXF format or publish an INTERACTIVE FLOOR PLAN on the web.
With MagicPlan, EVERYONE CAN CREATE A FLOOR PLAN IN FEW MINUTES ONLY.
My Story - The best story book creator at a great price! Create and share ebooks by drawing, taking photos, recording voices, and writing!
Vital Signs Camera – Philips - The Vital Signs Camera app from Philips measures your heart rate and breathing rate, simply by using the camera of your iPad 2 or iPhone 4S.
Dropbox - Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring all your photos, docs, and videos anywhere. After you install Dropbox on your computer, any file you save to your Dropbox will automatically save to all your computers, your iPhone and iPad and even the Dropbox website! With the Dropbox app, you can take everything that matters to you on the go.
Student Clicker – Socrative - Socrative brings smart clickers, student response and ease of use to a whole new level. Be engaged for the entire class with educational exercises and games. See all your classmates’ ideas in real time and interact with the responses. Provide your instructor feedback on the lessons and how well you understand the material. Ask your own poll questions for the entire class or build a premade activity for your whole class. Have Fun!
iTunes U - The iTunes U app gives you access to complete courses from leading universities and other schools — plus the world’s largest digital catalog of free education content — right on your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch. Whether you’re majoring in molecular biology at a university, taking Spanish in high school, or just interested in European history, you now have a valuable tool to help you learn anytime, anywhere.
Show me - Turn your iPad into your personal interactive whiteboard!
ShowMe allows you to record voice-over whiteboard tutorials and share them online. It’s a radically intuitive app that anyone will find extremely easy to use, regardless of age or background.
Explain Everything - Explain Everything is an easy-to-use design tool that lets you annotate, animate, and narrate explanations and presentations. You can create dynamic interactive lessons, activities, assessments, and tutorials using Explain Everything’s flexible and integrated design. Use Explain Everything as an interactive whiteboard using the iPad2 video display.
Flashcardlet - Flashcardlet is a free, easy-to-use studying application with material for any class or standardized test. You can also create and share your own. It is the best way to study on any iOS device.
iThoughts - iThoughts is a mind mapping tool for the iPhone/iPod Touch. If you have an iPad then please check out iThoughtsHD
TED - TED’s official app presents talks from some of the world’s most fascinating people: education radicals, tech geniuses, medical mavericks, business gurus and music legends. Find more than 1,100 TEDTalk videos (with more added each week) on the official TED app — now for both iPad and iPhone.
Dragon Dictation - Dragon Dictation is an easy-to-use voice recognition application powered by Dragon® NaturallySpeaking® that allows you to easily speak and instantly see your text or email messages. In fact, it’s up to five (5) times faster than typing on the keyboard.
Videolicious - The fastest way to create great looking videos — automatically! Turn raw video clips and photos into tightly edited masterpieces to share with your friends, in just three simple steps.
Notability - Notability is optimized for the new iPad! It powerfully integrates handwriting, PDF annotation, typing, recording, and organizing so you can take notes your way! Discover the freedom to capture ideas, share insights, and present information in one perfect place on iPad.
Book creator - The simple way to create your own beautiful iBooks, right on the iPad.
Read them in iBooks, send them to your friends, or submit them to the iBookstore.
Ideal for children’s picture books, photo books, art books, cook books, manuals, textbooks, and the list goes on.
Morfo - Use Morfo to quickly turn a photo of your friend’s face into a talking, dancing, crazy 3D character!
Penultimate - ** The original, easiest-to-use, best-selling handwriting app for iPad. On sale. **
Penultimate gives you the fast, tactile gratification of writing on paper, with digital power and flexibility. Take notes, keep sketches, or share your next breakthrough idea — in the office, on the go, or home on the sofa.
iBrainstorm - Capturing and sharing your inner most creative genius has never been easier. Introducing the first multi-device collaboration tool from Universal Mind. From iPhone to iPad with just a flick of the finger, iBrainstorm has set the bar and has redefined the very nature of collaboration.
Webnotes - Webnotes is the perfect tool to write a note or an article while searching the web. Share notes and news on Twitter and Facebook or send by email as attachment or plain text.
You can browse and write side by side, resize the view as you like (iPad only) and browse or write in fullscreen mode.
Documents Pro - - Store and view documents, transferring them easily from any Mac or PC.
- High quality viewers, including excellent support for PDF and full-resolution images.
- Play music; watch movies; access your cloud storage or download from the internet.
- Includes full integration with Dropbox.
- Supports iPhone, iPod touch and iPad.
CloudApp - CloudApp allows you to share images, links, music, videosand files. Here is how it works: choose a file, drag it to the menubar and let us take care of the rest. We provide you with a short link automatically copied to your clipboard that you can use to share your upload with co-workers and friends.
Popplet Lite – iTunes - Popplet is a fabulous find. It is an app that supports children working together and sharing ideas. When used in the classroom, this app can be used to mind map, aid writing planning, help to organise ideas or to support presentations. It is really intuitive, simple to use and looks great. It can be used on a PC or there is a free version for iPads called Popplet Lite.
Garageband – iTunes - Make music on the go and explore your musical potential with this great iPad/iPhone app. Garageband offers a range of instruments and a fully-featured recording studio.
Google Sky Map – Android Market. Google Sky Map turns your Android-powered device into a window on the night sky. This wonderful app is also available on iTunes for iOS devices.
Blanks – iTunes Blanks’ is a simple application helping you to learn new words. It shows you word definition and gives 4 choices as answer. Select one of the choices by dragging it on the hole in the paper.
Audioboo – iTunes . Audioboo is an application for recording and sharing your voice with the world. The free version allows you to create audio up to 3 minutes in length and post that to your own account on the web.
Revision – iTunes. Revision App offers you over 5 million revision notes and flash cards, this alongside the following features make Revision App the Ultimate Revision Tool:• Massive choice: over 5 million revision notes/flash cards, • Allows group revision – you can share flash cards with you friends or study group, • Personalisable: you can create your own flash cards, • Measurable: you can track your progess , • Range of subjects: maths, science, French, etc, Age group: KS4.
Maths GCSE Revision – iTunes. Take control of your own KS4 maths revision on the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. With 1200 unique multiple-choice questions under 60 maths topics. Perfect timing for the December /January exam season. Price = £1.49.
The Elements – iTunes. This is a visually stunning experience of the periodic table of all known elements. If you think you’ve seen the periodic table, think again.
Beatwave – iTunes . Have fun creating beats and tunes without any music ability! Using just your finger, choose from a range of instrument samples to build up your own sound. Beatwave is free for the iPhone or iPad, but further samples and features can be purchased.
Number Line – iTunes . Number Line is an educational game app to help students learn about fractions, decimals, and percents by ordering equivalent fractions, decimals, and percents on a number line.
NASA App – iTunes. Explore with NASA and discover a huge collection of stunning images, videos, mission information, news, NASA TV and featured content with the new NASA App for Android, iPhone or iPad.
Ted – iTunes - TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design) presents talks from some of the world’s most fascinating people: education radicals, tech geniuses, medical mavericks, business gurus and music legends. Find more than 900 TEDTalk videos (with more added each week) on the official TED app – available for Android, iPad and iPhone.
HowStuffWorks – Android Market - The free HowStuffWorks app not only gives you instant access to a massive collection of articles and podcasts right on your Android device, iPhone or iPad, but also gives you direct access to their podcasters and HowStuffWorks experts!
LHSee – Android Market - Scientists at the world’s biggest scientific experiment are trying to answer fundamental questions about the nature of the universe, the origin of mass, and structure of space and time. LHSee makes the Hadron Collider accessible to anybody with an Android smartphone or tablet PC.
http://www.ipadineducation.co.uk/iPad_in_Education/Welcome.html - Link to a site with a number of relevant education Apps
School Case Studies: http://www.apple.com/uk/education/profiles/