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Here you will find practical advice and resources for using iPads for learning including classroom ideas, practitioner case studies; a list of reviewed education apps; and key findings from the Department's iPads for Learning Trial.

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Brain Pop

Brain Pop

BrainPOP®

Learn something new each day with the Brain Pop movie of the day, then test your new knowledge with a quiz.

Category: Arts Category: Mathematics Category: English Category: Science Category: Humanities Category: History
Dictionary & Thesaurus

Dictionary & Thesaurus

Dictionary.com, LLC

A fully featured dictionary and thesaurus from Dictionary.com.

Category: English
eClicker

eClicker

Big Nerd Ranch, Inc.

eClicker enables real time responses to true/false, multiple choice, and opinion style questions posed by teachers or students.

Category: Collaborative/Visualising Thinking
Epic Citadel

Epic Citadel

Epic Games, Inc.

Explore a fictional medieval town and navigate through various areas including a river and cathedral.

Category: Arts Category: English
Field Guide to Victorian Fauna

Field Guide to Victorian Fauna

Museum Victoria

Detailed descriptions of animals found in Victoria.

Category: Science
Getty Images

Getty Images

Getty Images Inc.

The Getty Images app provides over 46 million powerful images at your fingertips.

Category: Arts Category: News Category: Civics and Citizenship
Groove Maker

Groove Maker

IK Multimedia

Create non-stop electronic, dance and hip-hop tracks in real-time.

Category: Arts
The Guardian Eyewitness

The Guardian Eyewitness

Guardian News and Media Limited

This app presents striking photographs that provide a daily, visual reflection of global events.

Category: News
Please Touch The Exhibit

Please Touch The Exhibit

icity2r mobile

Take a closer look at some of the treasures at Melbourne Museum.

Category: Science Category: History
PocketCAS pro

PocketCAS pro

Thomas Osthege und Daniel Alm

PocketCAS can replace your graphing calculator and help you with various maths topics.

Category: Mathematics
Popplet

Popplet

Notion

Popplet is the ideal app for sharing visual ideas.

Category: Collaborative/Visualising Thinking Category: Creativity/Multimedia
Proloquo2Go

Proloquo2Go

AssistiveWare

Proloquo2Go provides a communication solution for people who have difficulty speaking.

Category: English Category: Students with Disabilities
ReelDirector

ReelDirector

Nexvio Inc.

A complete video editor for the iPad. Create digital stories from still and moving images.

Category: Creativity/Multimedia Category: English
Six Strings

Six Strings

H2indie LLC

Six Strings allows you to play various stringed and percussion instruments on your iPad.

Category: Arts
Strip Designer

Strip Designer

Vivid Apps

Create your own comic strips on your iPad using images from your photo album.

Category: Creativity/Multimedia Category: Arts Category: English Category: History
Wolfram Alpha

Wolfram Alpha

Wolfram Alpha LLC

Wolfram Alpha is described as a computational knowledge engine.

Category: Mathematics

Learning with iPads

Learning with iPads

Find information on why you would use iPads for learning; advice on how to implement and sustain an iPad Program in a school; models of great practice in using iPads for learning; and how educational apps can be used to enhance teaching and learning.

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