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iPad Apps

Below is a list of iPad Apps that MacKillop College staff and students have found useful or interesting:

via iPad Apps.

Productivity

  • Pages – $12.99 – Word processing
  • Numbers – $12.99 – Spreadsheet applications
  • Keynote – $12.99 – Presentations
  • Dropbox – Free – Syncronising files between multiple computers and iPad/iPhone/iTouch(also see How to set up DropBox)
  • Evernote – Free – Personal Organiser
  • Dragon Dictation – Free – Voice Recognition
  • inClass – Free – Student organiser (recommended by Sam)
  • iBooks – Free – download and read books – including textbooks and PDFs
  • Attendance – $5.99 – Rollmarking (has facility for adding pictures of students and emailing any students absent from a class)

English

  • Dictionary.com – Free – as per title
  • StoryKit – Free – create an electronic storybook
  • 23,469 free books – Free – 23,469 free classic books in one easy download
  • WordFlip free – Free – challenging word game (Game)
  • Blanks – Free – helps you to learn more english words
  • Shakespeare – free – his complete opus, text only
  • Shakespeare in Bits – Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet – each $15, combines text, images and sound

Science

  • GoSkyWatch – Free – view the stars in the sky as you move the iPad (awesome App recommended by Sam)
  • Periodic Table – Free – as per title
  • Gravity HD – Free – Physics puzzles (Game)
  • 3D Brain – Free – as per title
  • Molecules – Free – View 3D renderings of molecules
  • mentalBlock lite – Free – Physics puzzle (Game)
  • Orbits HD – Free – how our solar system works

Mathematics

Geography

  • Google Earth – Free – 3D Earth
  • GeoPlay 2 – Free – Multiple choice quiz or flash cards – vs your friends (Game)
  • The World Factbook 2010 – Free – facts about countries, people, government, economy, geography, transportation, military etc
  • World Atlas HD (from National Geographic) – $2.50

History

LOTE

TAS

  • Chemical Cuisine – $1.19 – Food additives, safety and chemical information

Hospitality

  • Epicurious – Free – Recipes and shopping list

Visual Arts

Music

  • Beatwave – Free – create music
  • Drums! – $1.19 – realistic and intuitive drum set
  • Garageband -$5.99 – a collection of touch instruments and a full-featured recording studio

Entertainment

Professional Learning and Ideas

  • TED – Free – Riveting talks by remarkable people, free to the world

Other sources of Apps