Tuesday, March 28, 2017

New Apps to the BISD App Catalog!

The following apps have been added to the BISD App Catalog.  
These apps are available FREE on BISD devices with access to the BISD App Catalog.

App
Description
Numbers to 100
This learning tool provides a visualization of numbers up to 100. It helps to get a mental representation of the decimal structure of our number system.
Math Target
Practice math skills with a fun target game.
Geometry Ace
Learn about: Points, Lines, Segments, Rays, Angles, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Polygons, and Circles.
Detailed problem solutions update as you change the graphics. Makes connections with algebra.
FEATURES: Interactive definitions, transformations, and constructions. Load reference background image.
A great classroom resource for middle and high school teachers. Also includes necessary guidance for students to explore and learn on their own.
Career Films from Elevated Math
These 20 4-minute films demonstrate how the application of mathematics has helped professionals achieve success.
Times Tables 1-12
This is the best app for learning the times tables. This app was developed by students, teachers and parents.
The app supports multiple players and has voice support.
Geology of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
Geology of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park is a glossary of volcanic products and features found on Kīlauea and Mauna Loa, two of the world's most active volcanoes. The app features an array of astounding geologic features and terms; from 'a'a and pāhoehoe lava to cinder cones, tephra and xenolith.
Junior Astronomer Solar System Adventure
Join Junior Astronomer on an interactive Solar System adventure. Brilliant graphics and hundreds of narrated facts provide countless hours of learning fun for all ages.
US Constitution
This app contains the U.S constitution.
Who was? Adventure
Who Was? Adventure is based on Penguin’s best-selling nonfiction series. Enjoyed by millions of readers of all ages, Who Was? books have been educating and entertaining readers for over a decade. From trailblazers to legends, ancient heroes to today’s pop-culture icons, there is a Who Was? book for everyone.
Cutie Monsters - Alphabet Soup
In this educational game, you are presented with a bowl of soup in which you need to tap the letters in the correct alphabetical order to advance, any mistakes result in a fly being added to the soup, too many flies and you may have to retry.
Aesop’s Fables
Aesop’s Fables Remixed is a collection of commonly known fables retold and remixed into intertwining stories.
Make Beliefs Comix
Make Beliefs Comix provides comic strip making fun for kids of all ages. Tap into your rich imagination to create your own world and stories with help from our easy-to-use comic strip generator.

3 comments:

  1. These look great! Can't wait to try some of these out in my classroom! How can we access the entire BISD App catalog?

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  2. I can see using the "Make Beliefs Comix" in my art room at BES. Thinking of creating a "graphic novel" studio and this app could add a digital component in this creation station. Thanks for sharing! Have a great year! I'm Amy Ballard new art teacher at BES- havent figured out yet how to leave my school name rather than my personal google name.....lol

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  3. Love serval of these apps already! So happy to continue to use them within my classroom here at BISD! -Awna

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