First Grade IPad Happenings
In my first grade classroom I am lucky enough to have a 1:1 IPad ratio. This is my first year with an Ipad classroom and it has been such a wonderful learning experience for me! In the classroom we use the throughout the day in all subject areas. Below I have highlighted some of the Ipad happenings in first grade!
Edmodo has become my best friend for guided reading! The
While I am meeting with guided reading groups’ students rotate through reading centers. Three of the centers I use most often are Scootpad, Raz Kids, and Accelerated Reader. The Scootpad program is Common Core aligned and the students have their own sign in and account in which they can work on particular reading (and math) objectives.
North Newton has adopted the Math Expressions math program this school year so we are following the program cover to cover. However, I have had the opportunity to enrich the students learning experiences by incorporating several math apps throughout lessons. Here are a few math apps I use in my classroom:
I have found my students love playing Rocket Math. This app allows students to practice many different math skills such as identifying numbers, telling time, identifying amounts of money, etc., while they get parts of a rocket to build.