iPad Conference Favs

Last week, Dr. Cook asked you to send him your favorite iPad apps. And based on your responses, we’ve put together a quick list of what you use all the time. In no particular order:

  • Splashtop – remote access to your laptop
  • Skype – video conferencing
  • Loseit – diet app
  • Finger Count – learning numbers
  • Talking Lila – repeating avatar
  • Appolicious – discover new apps
  • Puppet Pals HD – fun digital story telling app
  • Sums Stacker – fun early math app
  • BrainPop – connects to Brainpop games
  • Dropbox – online storage
  • Story Kit – Awesome digital story telling
  • Showme – create online reviews
  • Tiger Woods 2012 – umm . . . golf
  • Tower Madness – addictive, time-sucking fun
  • Crazy Symon – iPad version of the 1980s Simon game
  • Flipboard – magazine style reader for news, Facebook, Twitter
  • Evernote – great note taker / saver
  • Evernote Peek – based on Evernote, a fun content review app
  • Starfall – the great website in app form
  • AppAdvice – discover new apps
  • iBooks – Apple’s e-book reader
  • The Weather Channel – a channel for . . . that’s right, weather
  • Shop Style – an app to help my wife spend money
  • Angry Birds – perhaps the best app of all time
  • Intro to Letters / Intro to Numbers – very cool early childhood learning app
  • The Elements – awesome Periodic Table
  • Essay Grader – fast way to score writing assignments
  • Dragon Dictation – records audio and types it out
  • Speak It: Text To Speech – records text and reads it outloud
  • Tap to Talk – helpful autism app
  • Motion Math – teach fractions
  • Comic Life – a great digital story telling app
  • Shmoop: Scarlet Letter – just one of the many Shmoop content review apps
  • Civil War Today – follow Civil War events / people one day at a time
  • Frog Dissection – cut up a frog without the smell
  • Shakespeare in Bits: Romeo and Juliet – very cool lit app
  • Stack the States – learn the states
  • Stack the Countries – learn the countries
  • A Christmas Carol – nice interactive book
  • Book Creator – very useful ePub / digital story creator
  • Common Core – the CC standards in app form
  • Jack and the Beanstalk – interactive book
  • Pages – Apple’s word processor
  • Keynote – Apple’s presentation tool
  • Lobster Diver – learn fractions and percents
  • Write Essay – plan your writing project
  • iTranslate – easy to use translator
  • NumberLine – learn fractions, decimals and percentages

Have fun!

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