News Tagged 'mobile devices'

Pokémon Go for Parents and Teachers

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Pokémon Go for Parents and TeachersPokémon Go for Parents and Teachers is a set of links to help adults understand problems that may arise with the game.

 

The video below demonstrates what Pokémon Go is for anyone who has not seen it already. It is easy to see how there could be problems just from seeing the game play video. The game ...

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 Back to School e-Safety

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 Back to School e-Safety Things to DiscussAs the start of the new school year is upon us, I thought that it would be good to discuss ideas for back-to-school e-Safety, in readiness for the beginning of term.

With many children entering a new class, it is good practice to discuss these points with the pupils.  Children could be using mobile devices, laptops, desktops, tablets or any mixture of them ...

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Google App – YouTube Kids

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1-youtubekidsGoogle has created an easy to use, free app – YouTube Kids. It plays videos suitable for children from about 3 years old up to the age of about 7 though there are older videos to be found on it.  It is available for both Android and Apple devices.

To start, ...

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QR Voice – leave QR code messages for your children

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QR voiceQR Voice is a very simple website which allows users to speak up to 100 characters and generate a QR code from that message. For classrooms with one or more mobile devices capable of reading QR codes (most of the reader apps are completely free) this is a novel way for children to present their work, add a note to ...

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Where can teachers find information on apps for education?

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There are a wide range of apps for iPads, Android Tablets and mobile phones which  claim that they are designed for education. It is easy for busy teachers to spend many precious hours (not to mention £s) trying them out only to find they are not suitable.

Below is a list of  recommended websites where teachers can find useful information and reviews about the best educational apps available ...

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