Tag Archives: mobile

ZooKazam

Are you studying animals? Maybe even dinosaurs? Want to see them up close? Even learn some facts about the species? Then you need the ZooKazam app! (.99 cents and free.) This app still uses a target image. There are a … Continue reading

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Edorble’s New Web Virtual World

Welcome back! To start the school year I thought I would do a series on Virtual Reality (VR) / Augmented Reality (AR) applications. This field of technology is growing, and in fact, just as I was starting this post I … Continue reading

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Day 5: Flipboard

For this cheerful day 5, I want to share the site / app Flipboard. For the purpose of this blog I will be using screenshots from the web-based application. There is no difference besides layout between the two. It was … Continue reading

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Art and Technology

I thought I would share some ideas for fusing art and technology into your classroom.  As an English teacher, I use art in a variety of ways.  From creating a persuasive poster for Thomas Paine’s The American Crisis to creating … Continue reading

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LMS Series: Edmodo

The best thing I like about Edmodo is the app. On the surface this might not seem that important, but it is; for teachers and students. Above are some screen shots from the app. The main page is a Newsfeed. … Continue reading

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Adding Text and Filters

Before I get into the topic of adding text and filters to photos I wanted to address a couple of points. First, I have a Symbaloo mix (PhotosforClassroom) that has a collection of links to apps and websites that you … Continue reading

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Photographs in the Classroom Series

One of my favorite things about mobile technology is the camera. There are a variety of reasons I like to use photography with my students. First is the aspect of creativity. From using a filter to match tone to creating … Continue reading

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Aurasma

This article first appeared in 2012 on my blog, It is all Connected. Overview: Aurasma Lite allows you to create and view augmented reality tags, or Auras as they are called, in the world around you. The app allows you … Continue reading

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