Teacher Tuesday Tech Tips 5-1-12
iPad App of the Week:
Pocket Zoo HD puts your very own zoo at your fingertips. The Zoo (app) is complete with a map, videos, and live webcams into zoos throughout the World. The webcams include animals like Shamu at Sea World, a Manatee at the Dallas Aquarium, a Giraffe in Tokyo, and more than 20 others. Each animal shown on the map when clicked offers information including Scientific Name, Location, Diet, Size, Lifespan, and Survival Status. This app is a great source of information as well as fun!
Web 2.0 App of the Week:
Google Drive is everywhere you are—on the web, in your home, at the office and on the go. So wherever you are, your stuff is just...there. Ready to go, ready to share.
SMART Exchange Resource of the Week:
The lesson is geared toward the elementary classroom when conducting research. The lesson provides opportunities for students to practice making a bibliography and taking notes from sources when doing research in the library.