Steve Bambury, a teacher and a founder of iPad Educators web site, in his feature article outlines down the best apps available to Latin teachers. His suggestions on how some iOS applications can be used are targeted at classical language classrooms.
Lingua Latina Nouns App helps students learn Latin nouns and expand vocabulary.
A number of schools contacted @Reks asking about additional feature to share custom-made spelling lists with other iPads, iPhones, iPod Touches using Google Drive or DropBox. For this reason, we have made this step-by-step manual to guide the users through the process of sharing spelling lists.
Here is what you can do to save the spelling lis [...]
Your Apple ID is the account you use for just about everything you do with Apple,
including storing your content in iCloud, downloading apps from the App Store, and buying music, movies,and TV shows from the iTunes Store.
If you already have an Apple ID, use it when you first set up iPhone, and whenever you need to sign in to use an Apple se [...]
To set up your voicemail on your new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, press and hold the 1 on your phone’s keypad to access and set up voicemail at any time. Check all unheard voicemail messages on your existing phone before activating your new phone.
To learn more about your iPhone 6 refer to the guide included in your device box to help
To learn more about your iPhone 6 refer to the guide included in your device box to help you get started, or check out this
a) iPhone 6 Manual User Guide: http://www.iphone6manualguides.com/
b) iPhone iOS8 User Manual provided by Apple: http://manuals.info.apple.com/MANUALS/1000/MA1565/en_US/iphone_user_guide.pdf
If AT&T is your cell [...]
Before you activate your new device, make sure to:
Charge your device.
Locate the packing slip that came with your shipment. If you ordered service with your device, your AT&T phone number will appear on the packing slip.
Locate your IMEI and SIM (ICCID) numbers.
Gather your account and order info (your SSN or Tax ID and billing/shippin [...]
Spelling Words Card Matching Game earned a spot on the list of JCS App Store designed by Jacksonville City Board of Education. To see the full list click here: JCS App store Whitelisted Apps.
Jacksonville City Schools started One to World iPad Initiative in the summer of 2011. The district leadership worked with city leaders and the school s [...]
Clinton Elementary School , New Jersey, provided an extensive list of educational applications (most of which are free). Three of @Reks spelling apps were listed:
1. Phonics FREE under the category Phonics / Rhyming Apps
2. Build A Word Express under the category Sight Words / Spelling Apps
3. Spelling Words Card Matching Game under the cate [...]
There have been rumors that someone’s iPhone would all of a sudden catch fire and explode. Well, it is true! Apparently, if you still have iPhone 3GS weather in use or not, it might explode.
WARNING! WARNING! WARNING!
It seems that the problem comes from the battery. Apple iPhone 3GS is powered by an internal 3.7 V 1219mAh rechargeable [...]
- designed in cooperation with teachers
– tested with Pre-K students
– approved by many
Pre-K Math Oddyssey iOS app is designed as an educational and entertaining fun game for pre-K and Kindregarten students. The app focuses on a range of academic themes:
– colors (basic colors, rainb [...]
Q: What does Jack Frost like best about school?
A: Snow and tell.
Q: What do you get if you cross an iPad with a Christmas tree?
A: A pineapple!
Q: What has a jolly laugh, brings you presents and scratches up your furniture?
A: Santa Claws.
Teacher: Jimmy, define claustrophobia.
Jimmy: Fear of Santa Claus?
Q: What do elves do after school?
These links have been gathered to help homeschoolers, moms, teachers find the most suitable Latin program and activities:
LATIN FOR BEGINNERS BY BENJAMIN L. D’OOGE, Ph.D. the whole book online: http://www.gutenberg.org/files/18251/18251-h/files/LatinBegin1.html
Transparent Language: Learn Latin Basics: http://www.transparent.com/learn-lati [...]
Starting Out in Latin Barbara Bell & Helen Forte is a lively, colourful introduction to the Latin language and the culture of Roman Britain for children aged 7 and over. A fun way to teach English grammar, it is ideal for cross-curricular activities.
I have been teaching elementary school children (4th and 5th graders) Latin language usi [...]
Lingua Latina Nouns iOS app created by @Reks helps students learn Latin nouns, practice them through five different games, and finally gives students a chance to take a test and see how much knowledge they acquired. A student chooses whether he wishes to learn or practice the meaning of nouns or grammar. All these and many other options are a [...]
Lingua Latina Nouns iOS App (in iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/lingua-latina-nouns/id934996175?ls=1&mt=8) helps students learn Latin nouns (Learn), practice them through 5 different games (Practice), and finally lets students take the test and see how much of Latin they acquired (Quiz). A student chooses whether he wishes to lear [...]
This iOS app helps students learn Latin nouns, practice them through five different games, and finally gives students a chance to take a test and see how much knowledge they acquired. A student chooses whether he wishes to learn or practice the meaning of nouns or grammar. All these and many other options are available in the SETTINGS of Ling [...]
You can download a number of math practice worksheets designed for Grade 2 Elementary School. The practice worksheets are based on Math Essentials textbook and math common core standards.
Unit 1 covers the following concepts:
add and subtract numbers up to 20
add three or four numbers
find partners and totals
write equations for math mounta [...]
This page offers a number of math worksheets for Grade 5 based on Math Essentials math textbook and common core standards.
Unit 1 covers the following topics:
– simplify fractions
– addition and subtraction of fractions
– word problems with fractions
Tap/click the following links to print math tests from Un [...]
It happens often that we here people say: “How come this app has no sound, and my iPad/iPhone’s volume is set to highest?” This is quite possible if the MUTE button is switched to OFF in the Control Center.
Here are three steps how to activate Control Center and switch the MUTE button to OFF to activate SOUND:
1. Swipe up fr [...]
@Reks released iOS Bundle consisting of four educational and entertaining spelling apps. The bundle is called Learn Spelling and Rhyming Words ($4.99) . It includes the following apps:
1. Build A Word – Easy Spelling – Learn to Spell Sight Words, Long Vowel and Short Vowel Words ($2.99)
2. Memory Game Spelling Words ($1.99)
3. S [...]
iPhone 6 has over one million pixels. And iPhone 6 Plus has over two million pixels.
These displays have the full sRGB wide color gamut.
There’s a special landscape mode for the Home screen.
Apple 2014-September event can be seen here : http://www.apple.com/live/2014-sept-event/
These are the thinnest iPhones ever [...]
Expectations are sky-high for the iPhone 6. Rumor has it that iWatch and second generation iPad Air will be unveiled as well.
Tim Cook will take the stage at the Flint Center in Cupertino on September 9, 2014. This time Apple chose to have the event at Flint Center which holds nearly 3,000 people. A live stream of September 9 event will be he [...]
Q: Where do ghosts get their mail?
A: At the ghost office.
Q: What does Dracula say when he doesn’t have good news?
A: “I have BAT news, everyone!”
Q: Why don’t mummies take vacations?
A: They’re afraid they’ll relax and unwind.
Q: Why is it hard for a ghost to tell a lie?
A: Because you can see right throu [...]
Back to School Extravaganza Week organized by Smart Apps for Kids offers 70+ FREE and discounted apps with over $200 in savings!
@Reks is proud to sponsor an event that supports helping children learn in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. For this reason Addition: Math Facts Card Matching Game iOS app is made FREE, while School Tool: Rhyming [...]
Learn letters of the English alphabet and practice writing letters with these printable worksheets.
This page offers a number of math worksheets for Grade 4 following Math Essentials math textbook and common core standards. The worksheets are organized in four different lessons (Units).
The Math topics in the first lesson (Unit) are as follows:
– Calculate area and perimeter of triangle, square, rectangle, parallelogram, or trapezoid