October 25, 2015
Bloom’s digital taxonomy puts ‘creating’ at the top of the thinking pyramid followed by evaluating, analyzing, applying, understanding, and remembering. As an important 21t century skill, creating engages learners in a wide variety of cognitive processes and boost their power of imagination in ways that benefit them in their intellectual growth. In today’s post, we are sharing with you some of our favourite iPad apps you can use with students to enhance their creative capabilities.
The simple way to create your own beautiful iBooks, right on the iPad.Use Book Creator to create a personalised story for your child, or arrange family pictures and art into a beautiful eBook. Then pass your iPad to your child and watch their imagination run free!
This is another simple and easy to use app to create short digital stories. The app allows you to pick out the images you want and record your voice to add to them. The talking puppets you create are shareable vis email or through popular social media.
Tellagami is a mobile app that lets you create and share a quick animated message called a Gami. A Gami can be an exciting tweet or status update. It can be a fun way to tell a story. It can be a thank you message or a vacation postcard. It can be a birthday greeting, party invite or cool way to share photos. Create a Gami in 3 easy steps
- Customize a character and choose your background.
- Record your voice or type a message for your character to say.
- Share your Gami on Facebook, Twitter or send via text or email.
Sock Puppets lets you create your own lip-synched videos and share them on Facebook and YouTube. Add Puppets, props, scenery, and backgrounds and start creating. Hit the record button and the puppets automatically lip-synch to your voice.
5- Puppet Pals HD
Puppet Pals HD enables you to create your own unique shows with animation and audio in real time! Simply pick out your actors and backdrops, drag them on to the stage, and tap record. Your movements and audio will be recorded in real time for playback later.
6- – Explain Everything
Explain Everything is an easy-to-use design, screencasting, and interactive whiteboard tool that lets you annotate, animate, narrate, import, and export almost anything to and from almost anywhere. Create slides, draw in any color, add shapes, add text, and use a laser pointer. Rotate, move, scale, copy, paste, clone, and lock any object added to the stage.
Doodlecast Pro is the easiest way to create presentations on your iPad. The app records your voice as you draw to create quick presentations. Doodlecast Pro saves videos to the camera roll making it easy to import them into popular video editors or presentation tools such as iMovie, Keynote, or iBooks Author. Perfect for teachers,