Mobile Apps for Beck's Backyard Classroom

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1. Apps for Communication

1.1. Twitter

1.1.1. -a social media that also works as a personal learning network for teachers, communication tool for parents, and a way for students to show off their learning

1.1.2. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/twitter/id333903271?mt=8

1.2. Facebook

1.2.1. -a social media that could be set up by classroom teachers for parents to follow, find information, or keep up-to-date on what their students are doing

1.2.2. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/app-face-for-facebook-app/id981049625?mt=12&ign-mpt=uo%3D2

1.3. Email

1.3.1. -allows teachers, students, and parents to communicate, collaborate, and share information through a digital letter

1.3.2. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/gmail-email-from-google/id422689480?mt=8&ign-mpt=uo%3D2

1.4. Remind

1.4.1. -allows parents to sign up for a group text sent out by teachers that keeps all numbers anonymous

1.4.2. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/remind-safe-classroom-communication/id522826277?mt=8

2. Apps for Assessments

2.1. Google Docs

2.1.1. -allows students to share work with teachers and peers for comments, editing, and more

2.1.2. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/google-docs/id842842640?mt=8

2.2. Google Classroom

2.2.1. -allows students to turn in assignments, find hyperlinks, and connect with other students

2.2.2. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/google-classroom/id924620788?mt=8

2.3. Nearpod

2.3.1. -allows teachers to take a quick response assessment of student learning; similar to class clickers

2.3.2. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/nearpod/id523540409?mt=8

2.4. Animoto

2.4.1. -allows students to make a short, 30 second video about what they learned during a lesson

2.4.2. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/animoto-video-maker/id459248037?mt=8

3. Apps for Creation

3.1. iMovie

3.1.1. -allows students and teachers to create a movie

3.1.2. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/imovie/id377298193?mt=8

3.2. Chatterpix

3.2.1. -allows creators to use an image that then "talks" using a recorded voice

3.2.2. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/chatterpix-by-duck-duck-moose/id734038526?mt=8

3.3. Tellagami

3.3.1. -creates an avatar that speaks during the presentation or use a recorded voice

3.3.2. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/tellagami/id572737805?mt=8

3.4. Google Slides

3.4.1. -a form of presentations where students can create slides with information, pictures, videos, and more

3.4.2. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/google-slides/id879478102?mt=8