Evaluated Apps2017-06-29T13:19:09+00:00

Class Dojo

Class dojo is an excellent classroom management platform. It allows communication between parents and teacher and allows pupils’ behaviour to be tracked. Pupils can also have their own class dojo access (Student Story-eportfolio).

Virtual Manipulatives

Excellent app for students who require visual representation to understand Fractions, Decimals or Percentages and the relationship between them.It would be a very useful app in a  station teaching situation where teacher guidance is available.

Puppet Pals

Puppet Pals allows pupils to create their own own animations. Firstly pupils chose a background and virtual puppets, next they record their animation as they move characters around the stage.

Comic Life

Comic Life allows pupils to create their own comics using their own images or web sourced images. There are a variety of visually appealing templates available to the user and the comic can be saved, printed, emailed and exported to a blog or wiki.

Adobe Spark

Adobe Slate is a free video making app which comes with a range of themes, images and sound. The app allows you to use your own voice  and images but the font is limited to the theme you choose.

Socrative

Socrative  is a Cloud-based student response system, an App which allows simple quiz creation and enables teachers to collect data from their students via mobile devices.

Kahoot

Kahoot is a game-based classroom response system and a fun educational platform.  Through quizzing teachers can use it in every subject and any topic for fun formative assessment or presentation of content. 

Telling Time – PhotoTouch

This is my favourite app for revision of time. Telling Time is a very versatile app which allows the user or teacher to select which analog clocks are being assessed. The interface is clear and easy for students to manage on their own. Teachers can add their own voice.

Dexteria

This is an excellent app for students struggling with fine motor development and it helps to develop the students dexterity exercising different muscles on the hand. The app is customised to each student's hand. It tracks individual profiles and continues from where a student left off.

Stop Motion

StopMotion The App StopMotion provides many options for the education in several subjects. The learning effect can definitely be evaluated as high, provided you make sure that the temporal expediture stands in a [...]

Book Creator

Book Creator Because of simple operation, the appealing results and  the versatile fields of application the App is very motivating to use and thus highly recommendable. [...]

Geogebra

Geogebra It is a free app which allows teachers to build or adapt learning experiences and to meet their kids needs. GeoGebra offers endless math learning possibilities if teachers and students are willing to invest [...]

Lightbot

Lightbot It allows children to be introduced to coding in a fun way. It teaches pupils how to create procedures and loops and how to debug codes. Puzzles increase in difficulty as pupils [...]

Phrasalstein

Phrasalstein It is very funny. Graphics and music are very appealing. Contains 100 phrasal verb animations. Provides a learning/studying area. There is no progression or level differenciation within this app. [...]