Popplet

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Popplet is the simplest tool to capture and organize your ideas. With Popplet you can quick jot down your ideas and sort them visually. Popplet is great for school and for learning in the classroom and at home. Students use Popplet to think and learn visually. By capturing facts, thoughts, and images, students learn to create relationships between them and generate new ideas.

Cost – $6.99 (Canadian)

Link – https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/popplet/id374151636?mt=8

Popplet Lite – https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/popplet-lite/id364738549?mt=8

ChatterPix Kids – by Duck Duck Moose

Chatter Pix Kids

Simply take any photo, draw a line to make a mouth, and record your voice. Then share your Pix with friends and family as silly greetings, playful messages, creative cards, or even fancy book reports.  (22 stickers, 10 frames and 11 photo filter)  Safe environment to learn and explore.

 

Website – www.duckduckmoose.com

You Tube – www.youtube.com/duckduckmoosedesign

Cost – FREE

Link – https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/chatterpix-kids-by-duck-duck/id734046126?mt=8

 

 

Monkey Word School Adventure

Monkey Word Adventure

Monkey Word School Adventure is an entertaining and captivating way to introduce your child to the fundamental concepts behind reading and writing. The lessons range from letter recognition and writing to spelling and phonics introducing word components such as consonant blends, digraphs, irregular vowels, sight words and more!

Cost – click on link below for pricing

 

Link to iTunes store – https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/monkey-word-school-adventure/id565951597?mt=8

Little Story Creator – Digital Scrapbooking and Photo Collage Maker

Little Story Creator

Little Story Creator lets you instantly create collages, arrange photos or get creative with videos, text, borders, stickers, videos, audio, drawings, and more. Create a story and share your experiences with family and friends. Little Story Creator is fast, fun, and free. It’s like Photoshop, iMovie, and Keynote meshed up in one beautiful simple app for first graders.

Awesome features:
– Import photos from your photo library
– Simple touch gestures to rotate, resize, flick to delete
– Double tap photos, titles, or text areas for advanced editing
– Add add borders, change colors, and copy and paste
– Add up to 30 second long videos to every page
– Supports unlimited number of pages
– Share stories via email
– View shared stories online in any browser on any device
– Add audio recordings to make your stories come to live
– Add audio highlights to help little ones learn how to read
– Add stickers – hundreds of free stickers included

Cost: FREE

Link: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/little-story-creator-digital/id721782955?mt=8

Little Bird Tales: Digital Storytelling

Little Bird Tales

Kids all over the world are using the Little Bird Tales app to create their own stories, podcasts, presentations, journals and to share vacation photos. Students can download lessons from their teacher, and send them back for review when complete!

Features:

  • fun, easy to use art pad for illustrations and diagrams
  • import photos from your device or take them at the moment
  • record your voice and add text to each page
  • save and use images to your gallery
  • download lessons to your ipad and then upload completed lessons for review
  • upload stories to littlebirdtales.com to email, embed, edit or create PDF’s and MP4’s
  • smooth playback with audio, text and images
  • free website accounts for individuals and teachers
  • ideal for K to gr 6+

Website:  https://littlebirdtales.com/

Cost:  FREE

Link:  https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/little-bird-tales-free-digital/id517996494?mt=8

Adobe Slate

adobe slate

Slate lets you turn your next newsletter, report, invitation or travel adventure into a gorgeous visual story that delights readers on any device. Simply tap to select a unique look — beautiful fonts, color and magazine-style design are automatically incorporated. Share your Slate story link anywhere. Grab attention, increase awareness and inspire action. Stand out.

BRING YOUR WORDS & IMAGES TOGETHER IN FUN WAYS
• Fun, fast and super simple.
• Just talk or type to add text.
• Use photos from your own device.
• Pick a layout you love and Slate will make it look great.

Cost:  FREE

Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.1 or later. Compatible with iPad.

Link:  https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/adobe-slate-make-your-words/id968433730?mt=8

Word Wizard – Kids learn to spell with …

Word Wizard - Learn to spell...

Word Wizard offers several unique reading and spelling activities for children ages four to 10:

• A talking Movable Alphabet that allows kids to experiment with phonics and word building thanks to the advanced text to speech engine.
• 3 spelling activities that increase in difficulty
• 184 built-in word lists (about 1800 words)
• Add your own words to create unique spelling quizzes
• Keep tabs on your children’s progress with detailed reports

Cost: $$

Link:  https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/word-wizard-kids-learn-to/id447312716?mt=8