FREE - Apps Gone Free - an app that notifies you of apps that are free for the day. A great way to discover new apps and get apps for free!
FREE - Teux Deux - an app that allows you to create to do lists. Completed tasks are marked off. Incomplete items automatically get moved to the next day. Custom lists can also be created.
FREE - Destiny Quest - AC library catalog app - see or email Mrs. Acord for access info
FREE - Digital Passport for Kids - teaches kids about digital citizenship! Would love to see all 3rd, 4th, or 5th graders do this!
FREE - Kids Media - Reviews of books and movies for appropriateness
$0.99+ - iStoryTime - Takes popular children's movies and shows and put them into books. App will read to you or let you red. Must purchase books.
$0.99 - Newbery App - An updated list of Newbery winners. The app give information on the book and allows readers to track which award books they have read.
FREE - Scholastic Storia - eBook management app that allows you to set up accounts for your students and assign books according to their reading levels. Has a few free books, but requires purchase to add to library.
FREE - Kids Discover - App that manages issues of Kids Discover Magazine. There are a few free issues, but has the option to purchase specific topics to go along with units of instruction.
FREE - Weird But True - ebook based off of the popular fact series. Allows readers to rate how weird the facts are. In app purchasing allows you to buy other versions of the book.
FREE - WordWeb - Dictionary for the iPad.
FREE - ScootPad - Common Core app that allows you to look for standards and view assessment and questions to fit the standard. There is a student version that allows you to create student accounts and differentiate by assigning student specific practice standards.
19.99 - K-12 Common Core - Available in ELA or Math. App allows you to track which standards you have covered, as well as, provides some differentiation strategies and vocabulary to help understand the standards. Expensive, but worth it to be able to track and easily see different levels of the same standard for differentiation.
FREE - Dropbox - Online storage that allows you to access your files from a variety of devices.
$3.99 - Quick Draft - A simple app to allow typing or brainstorming. It has some functions such as making checklists and sending directly to social networks.
$8.99 - PDF Forms - Allows you to fill in PDF forms with either typing or handwriting. It also has highlighting and free-hand functions.
FREE - inClass - A virtual assignment book that allows students to upload classes, record assignments, record lessons, take notes and more. Teachers could use this to organize meetings, collaborations, guided reading groups, student conferences, etc.
FREE - Idea Sketch - Allows the user to create idea clusters and link ideas.
$4.99 - Folder Plus - Allows you to organize photos and document you access on your iPad.
FREE - Haiku Deck - Presentation app that allows you to create visually stunning slideshows and books.
FREE - Pearl Trees - An organization and presentation app. Allows you to curate images, documents, and websites. Can be used to present or organize units of instruction. The social component of this app allows you to view other trees and publish yours.
FREE - ShowMe - Interactive whiteboard that allows you to record session with voice over. Can be used to record class lectures or create lessons. Videos can be access via the internet. There is a social component to access lessons from other teachers or share yours.
FREE - Please Sign-In - App that people signing in. Can be customized to take picture or ask specific questions. Great for putting student names with faces or asking questions about learning.
FREE - Too Loud - Visually tracks the noise level of a room.
$1.99 - Resume Express - An updated resume is something every professional should have. Resumes can be used for jobs, awards, grants, evaluations. This is a great app to keep track of all those things you do that go above beyond.
FREE - Interview Assistant - Allows you to create questions to be asked in an interview. Responses can be recorded as well as notes can be taken. Could be used to help when hiring colleagues. Could also be used when planning parent conferences or having students collect oral histories.
$9.99 - F&P Prompting Guide - Tools for guided reading. This is basically a professional book, but in app format. Having this as an iPad app makes it handier for guided reading groups. There is also a level 2 prompting guide available through the App Store.
FREE - MathTerms - Excellent dictionary of math terms for all levels. Includes definition and image examples.
FREE - Sushi Monster - A game that allows students to practice math facts.
Social Studies and Science
$3.99 - Explorer 360 - Well worth the money! This app allows you to explore (view and get information) your local community or places across the globe!
$1.99 - Today in History - Shows events from various years for a particular day. There is also a FREE lite version available.
FREE - Leaf Snap - An app that helps you identify trees and flowers. Allows users to take a picture and document findings.
FREE - TED - A video library of presentations from the TED summit. Speakers are specially selected from a variety of fields.
FREE - KHAN Academy - A video library of more than 4,000 academic/ instructional videos.
$1.99 - Pic Play Post - Arrange pics into different frame formats
$1.99 or FREE - Tuner Metronome
$0.99 or FREE - Design Converstion Measurements
$0.99 - Gyroscope Surface Level
$1.99 - Discover Movies - Gives a web of movies similar to ones you enjoy.