Apps and Websites for Older Students - Transformation in the SAMR Model


 Scratch


URL: https://scratch.mit.edu/

Scratch utilizes coding skills to create stories, games and animations that can be shared across the web.
 

(Free - Ages 7+)

ScreenChomp


URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/screenchomp/id442415881?mt=8  

ScreenChomp is a free, easy recordable whiteboard for sharing ideas. It was deveoped with teachers and students in mind. Screen Chomp records touchscreen interactions and audio. screencasting app.

See https://www.techsmith.com/screenchomp.html for more information.

(Free - All Ages)


Elements 4D

URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/elements-4d-by-daqri/id782713582?mt=8

Elements 4D pairs either (free) paper or (for purchase) wood blocks that are inscribed with symbols of 36 elements from the periodic table. This App transforms simple, inanimate objects into dynamic, dimentional, 4D representations of each element.

See http://elements4d.daqri.com/documents/elements-blocks-all.pdf for downloadable paper picture blocks of the elements.

(Free - to study elements)


ShowMe
 

URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/showme-interactive-whiteboard/id445066279?mt=8

ShowMe is a robust screencasting app. It is free with in-app pruchasing available.

See http://www.showme.com/ for more information.

(Free with In-App purchases availalbe - All Ages)


Sketch Nation


URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/sketch-nation-create/id908470464?mt=8

Sketch Nation is a free app for creating games. Learn the basics of programming and coding.

See sketchnation.com for more information.
 

(Free - Ages 8+)


Khan Academy
 

URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/khan-academy-you-can-learn/id469863705?mt=8

Khan Academy allows you to learn almost anything for free.

(Free - All Ages)


Aurasma


URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/aurasma/id432526396?mt=8

Aurasma allows you to overlay videos and othr media to make digital content interactive and fun. This is a new way to look at information!

See https://www.aurasma.com/ for more information.

(Free - Ages 10+)


Learn Zillion

URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/learnzillion/id976183437

Learn Zillion offers a free and growing Math and English Language curriculum that has been developed by expert teachers directly from the Common Core State Standards. Thousands of exceptional lessons for teaching or learning the new standards. (Ask Bridgette DePalma or Cathy Lake about this App!)

See https://learnzillion.com/ for more information.

(Free)


WolframAlpha

URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/wolframalpha/id334989259?mt=8

WolframAlpha is a resource for knowledge - calculations, data, information - it's all here. See it to believe it!

See www.wolframalpha.com for the website.

See https://www.wolframalpha.com/tour/what-is-wolframalpha.html for a tour of WolframAlpha.

(Free for Viewer - $2.99 + In App Purchases for more functionality. For Ages 10+)
 





URL: https://plot.ly/

Plotly provides a user-friendly platform in which very professional looking graphs can be created and shared in a web-based format.

(Free for limited access - Montly pricing for more features.)
 


Socrative Student Socrative Teacher

URL Student: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/socrative-student/id477618130?mt=8

URL Student: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/socrative-teacher/id477620120?mt=8

Socrative allows teachers to give quizzes/formative assessments. It's a fun, motivating way to practice skills

(Free - Ages 7+)
 


Verso

URL Student: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/socrative-teacher/id477620120?mt=8

Verso allows students to contribute anonymously and then collaborate. A no-risk environment is created. Teachers can understand what a student is thinking and guide discussions to facilitate learning. Recommended by Alan November! (Contact Jim Hoffman to learn how he uses it in his classroom.

See http://versoapp.com/ for more information.

(Free - Teacher Manages)


Pixel Press Floors
 

URL: https://itunes.apple.com/US/app/id847758409?mt=8

Pixel Press Floors allows you to learn almost anything for free.

(Free with In-App Purchases - Need to be 13 to create an account)


World Wildlife Fund

URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/wwf-together/id581920331?mt=8

World Wildlife Fund "Experience the world’s most amazing animals in one app — together. This award-winning interactive experience brings you closer to the stories of elephants, whales, rhinos and other fascinating species. Discover their lives and the work of WWF in a way you’ve never seen before."

(Free - All Ages)


Touch Van Gogh

URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/touch-van-gogh/id673141174?mt=8

Touch Van Gogh "See what is concealed in and under the paint on artworks by Vincent van Gogh."

(Free - All Ages)






URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/quizlet-flashcards-study-tools/id546473125?mt=8

Quizlet allows users to create study tools, quizzes, flashcards, and games which can be used across the web. There is an App for access as well as a website. The App has in-app purchases available.

See quizlet.com for more information about the website.

(Free - Ages 10+)

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