Check out the following Pinterest board from Apple’s App Store that is loaded with lesson ideas for using iOS apps in the classroom.
Here are links for my EdCamp and MACUL MacGyver video making sessions
Only you can prevent Vertical Video Syndrome
Here are a bunch of sites for creating avatars or custom characters. Due to ads and some character options, not all sites may be suitable for younger students.
Face Your Manga – Anime feel
DoppelMe – Super simple, classic character generator
Madmen-me – Characters in the theme of the show
Mii – Make Wii like characters
Marvel – Create your own superhero
Mini-mizer – Create your own Lego characters
My Blue Robot – Nice editor with many easy to use features
Get Peanutized – Create characters in the style of the new Charles Schulz Peanuts movie out in November
Spring Break might be history for 2015 but these apps rock anytime of the year.
Best kids’ apps to download for Spring Break | WOODTV.com.
At EdCamp Ottawa Area ISD yesterday I shared how to do some app smashing with Keynote to create graphics featuring cut-out text and animation like this one for the word “sharks”. Here is a step-by-step guide to the workflow involving Keynote, Preview, Giphy.com, and EzGif.com.
This and many other cool techniques will be featured in my upcoming MACUL two-hour hands-on session Friday March 20 in Detroit. Cost is $50. Space is still available and can be paid with registration or at the conference.