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TODD’S TECH TUESDAY: iPads in young hands

October 11, 2011

iPads are so great for motivating students to study new material, try new tasks, and collaborate with others to apply their knowledge. Young users, however, will need help in learning how to care for and use this delicate teaching tool. For help with this, check out Langwitches Blog; here you will find ideas on how to support first graders with their first iPad encounters. There are helpful suggestions about going over rules and using iPads in centers, for instance.

Want even more information on this topic? Click over to Tony Vincent’s blog, Learning in Hand for further suggestions on apps and uses for the iPad in the classroom.

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