Using GarageBand to Create a Podcast

Using GarageBand to Create a Podcast

This demonstration video shows how easy it is to create a podcast using the GarageBand app on the iPad. Recording a voice podcast is really easy to do and has many educational applications, especially now in this period of home/remote learning. Recording podcasts can...
iMindMap Kids App

iMindMap Kids App

The iMindMap Kids app is a free iPad app that allows pupils to create their own Mind Maps. Mind maps are a great way for pupils to organise their thoughts, summarise a topic or plan a project. They are also a great aid for pupils who are strong visual learners. The...
Cut the Buttons App

Cut the Buttons App

At its heart, the “Cut the Buttons” app is very simple. However, it’s this simplicity which has allowed it to be acknowledged by specialists as a great addition to fine motor skills training, especially for younger pupils or for pupils who find this area challenging....
My First Classical Music App

My First Classical Music App

The “My First Classical Music” app comes from Naxos, the well-known brand specialising in classical music. Really good apps for the teaching of music can be hard to come by, but this one really fits the bill! In the app, the pupil can read about classical music and...
INTO Leave App

INTO Leave App

The INTO have produced an app that will be useful for all teachers and principals to have. The app allows users to search for and find out information on their leave entitlements, whether that leave is a brief absence, extended leave or sick leave. Under the “Brief...
Live Streaming on Twitter

Live Streaming on Twitter

Twitter purchased the live video streaming app Periscope for a sizeable sum in early 2015, before it had even been officially launched. Periscope, another social media application, allows users to tell their news via live streaming of video. In the past week, Twitter...