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The Best Books About Christmas

This wonderful post, The Best Books About Christmas, is from Carisa Kulver from Digital Storytime   A Charlie Brown Christmas by Loud Crow Interactive Inc. This is a top notch holiday app from Loud Crow Interactive, makers of the popular PopOut series. This app has a similar format with an assortment of fun additional interactive elements, like helping Linus throw…
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Make History Come Alive by Combining Apps and Primary Sources

Make History Come Alive by Combining Apps and Primary Sources Technology has allowed educators to make history a more exciting and relevant experience within the confines of the classroom. What was once relegated almost exclusively to large textbooks has rapidly expanded to rich immersive opportunities bringing history alive. When combined with carefully curated primary sources,…
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4 Primary Apps for Off to School

TinyTap, Moments Into Games - Create free educational games & books for kids, by TinyTap Ltd., is a free app with endless possibilities for classroom use. With this app users can create their own ‘tap the right answer’ game using photos, text, their own drawings, etc. These can then be played on the iPad or emailed…
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Painting LULU Coloring Books For Kids

  Flycatcher Inc’s Painting LULU Coloring Books For Kids series not only includes an interactive coloring book and an app but also contains one very smart stylus, designed for a child’s hand in mind. The whole package is just marvelous and perfect for teaching coloring skills and color sensibilities. The free app in the series is available…
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Crack the Books. One Book. Five Reading Levels. Infinite Possibilities.

Pines to Vines - The Forest Biome, the first in the series of Crack the Books by developer Kyle Tomson of Mobile Education Store, is a masterpiece about to revolutionize the world with its 21st-century textbook model! This app is phenomenal, truly amazing, a special education teacher’s dream come true - actually any teacher's dream comes true. What's…
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The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore

Moonbot Studio’s, The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore by William Joyce and illustrated by Joe Bluhm, is an academy award winning film short, the interactive app(s), and a book that have been out for a few years. We were able to see the book and its accompanied augmented reality app at Dust or…
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Smokey Bear Books: Campfire Kids

  Is there a more iconic figure from your childhood than Smokey the bear? The legend of Smokey originated from a real bear that was rescued from a wildfire in the forests of New Mexico in the 1950’s. He quickly gained popularity nationwide and became the symbol for conservation and fire safety everywhere. Stories, songs,…
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