From Notepad to iPad: Using Apps and Web Tools to Engage a New Generation of Students

From Notepad to iPad: Using Apps and Web Tools to Engage a New Generation of Students

by Matthew Gillispie

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Overview

From Notepad to iPad: Using Apps and Web Tools to Engage a New Generation of Students by Matthew Gillispie

This book is a one-stop-shop for secondary teachers looking to use iPads effectively in the classroom. The author provides a clear and practical overview of how to implement the technology, manage it, and use it successfully. Each chapter is full of tips and engaging classroom activities. Teachers at all levels of experience and comfort with technology will benefit from the ideas and resources in this book.

Special Features:


  • Screen shots and other visuals to help you use the recommended apps and websites
  • Strategies for managing technology use in the classroom
  • Lesson plans that effectively teach literacy and content through the use of technology
  • Connections to the Common Core State Standards
  • Samples of student work using iPads
  • Rubrics for a variety of suggested assignments

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415732062
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 11/26/2013
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Matt Gillispie is in his sixth year of teaching in Lancaster City Schools. He presents at conferences and has been featured in Ohio Department of Education’s Teacher Showcase Series focusing on project-based learning with iPads.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Where to Start and How to Plan Lessons

Chapter 2: Classroom Management and Essential Rules for Using iPads

Chapter 3: Redefining the Teacher Website

Chapter 4: Transforming Writing with iPads

Chapter 5: Transforming Reading with iPads

Chapter 6: Formative Assessment, Summative Assessment, and Gathering Data

Chapter 7: Communication and Collaboration with the iPad

Chapter 8: Transforming Public Speaking

Chapter 9: Differentiating Instruction with iPads

Chapter 10: Looking Forward

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From Notepad to iPad: Using Apps and Web Tools to Engage a New Generation of Students 1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I thiought this was a free notepad that i can write really personal stuff in i guess i was wrong this app sucks i feel uggggg.............fur real lol:)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Would give it zero stars if i could! I hated the sample so i didnt buy the book! Thought it was a notebook app!!!