Latin language has survived through the vast body of literature and inscriptions that have been preserved. Thus, we study Latin
to read the great Classical Literature
to study Roman history and culture which profoundly influenced our own
to gain an excellent English vocabulary since so many literary and academic words derive from Latin (it i [...]
Thanksgiving, or Thanksgiving Day, is a holiday celebrated in the United States on the fourth Thursday in November. It has been celebrated as a federal holiday every year since 1863, when, during the Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national day of “Thanksgiving and Praise to our beneficent Father who dwelleth in the H [...]
Search Words and Practice Spelling for Kindergarten, Elementary School and Beyond by @Reks had a huge success in iTunes on the very first day of its release.
The app was featured in 616 places in iTunes worldwide.
This word search game was designed for people of all ages (3+). Word search puzzles will:
*Improve your concentration
* Reduce [...]
@Reks is participating in a global Back To School SALE! As a sign of appreciation for thousands and thousands of educational purchases by schools worldwide, the company has decided to give back to the community by offering a number of apps for a considerable discount and a number of apps completely FREE.
The Back To School SALE is open till S [...]
Search Words Puzzle iOS App designed by @Reks is a fun and educational brain workout for the whole family. Now, you can download this app for FREE!
This @Reks iOS app can be easily CUSTOMIZED to meet different users’ needs by choosing:
1. SIZE of the puzzle board
2. DIRECTION of the words: across (left to right or right to left), up, do [...]
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 [...]
Check out the list of websites that have been collected to help homeschoolers, moms, and teachers find the most suitable Latin syllabus and free printable worksheets to practice Latin:
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 Lang [...]
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 [...]