Student Services/ Robb Road B.Y.O.iDevice Project 2013 What makes up Written Output?

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Student Services/ Robb Road B.Y.O.iDevice Project 2013


What makes up Written Output?


Working Memory: (What to write)


Organization
:

(understanding the question/direction, distinguishing important/unimportant details, etc.)



Planning
:
(sequencing events, coherent ideas, picking out main ideas, beginning/middle/end, etc.)


Fine Motor Skills: (How to write)
Physical act of writing


Access:

(keyboarding (external, internal, thumb), voice (recording,
voice
-
to
-
text)


Printing:

(letter formation, spacing, upper/lower case, organization of print (positioning of letters, orientation)etc., (K
-
3 focus)


Syntax:


Grammar:

(sentence structure, capitalization, grammar rules etc.)


Spelling:

(screen readers, spell check, word prediction, etc.)


Punctuation



Apps
That the Students
Used

t
o Support Written Output Challenges:






Written Output Areas














Addressed



App


iPad


Pod

T
ouch


French






Cost




App Description



Organizatio
n

Planning

Access

Printing

Syntax


TYP
-
0 HD









$14.99


Note
-
taking app with built
-
in word
-
prediction and text
-
to
-
speech.














QuickOffice Pro
HD








$19.99

Microsoft Office productivity suite. Creates and edits MS Word
and MS PowerPoint files.


















PaperPort
Notes









Free

Note
-
taking app that offers multiple built
-
in ways of entering text
(keyboard, voice
-
to
-
text, stylus). Can add text boxes of sticky
notes and highlight text with multiple colors. Can use iPad camera
(even iPad 2) to take picture of text,

and app provides built
-
in OCR
to create editable text.
















Notes







Free

Built in app on all iDevices for note
-
taking. Can be used with Siri
keyboard microphone, and Speak Selection.














Dragon
Dictation











Free

Basic and straightforward

voice recognition app.

Dictated text
may be copied and pasted into any other app














App




iPad

Pod

Touch


French




Cost




App Description

Organization

Planning

Access

Printing

Syntax

IdeaSketch









Free

Graphic

organizing app
-

mind map, concept map, or flow chart
-

and convert it to a text outline, and vice
-
versa. You can use Idea
Sketch for anything, such as brainstorming new ideas, illustrating
concepts, making lists and outlines, planning presentations,
cre
ating organizational charts, and more.

Copy text from another app, such as an email, document, or web
page, and import it into Idea Sketch to automatically create an
idea that can be viewed as both a diagram and outline. These can
be shared by email, etc,
with others.














iBrainstorm









Free

Graphic
organizer that includes a drawing tool.














Built In
Accessibility
Features

-
Siri (iOS6
upgrade)

-

S
peak

Selection
























Free

All of these features can be found in Settings, Accessibility options
section


by upgrading to iOS6 you have the ability
to use Siri and your
voice to control the device, as well as it installs a microphone on
the internal keyboard that allows you voice
-
to
-
text capability



Speak Selection when turned on will read all text in any apps. You
can also control the speed and lou
dness of the voice.
















Google Drive











Free

--
cloud storage place, access their work on any device

This is the preferred cloud storage site for students and staff in
our school district.














Dropbox











Free

--
cloud storage place, access their work on any device

Works with Skitch, whiteboard app.














EverNote











Free

--
cloud storage place, access their work on any device















i
-
Movie










$4.99

Make beautiful HD movies
anywhere with iMovie, the fast and fun
moviemaking app that puts everything you need to tell your story
at your fingertips. Browse and play projects in the Marquee view.
Create Hollywood
-
style trailers or sophisticated home movies in
minutes.* And share yo
ur finished projects with the world
.














My
Script Calculator









Free

With MyScript© Calculator, perform mathematical operations
naturally using your handwriting.













App




iPad

Pod

Touch


French




Cost




App Description

Organization

Planning

Access

Printing

Syntax


Splice









F
ree

Splice together HD photos and videos in an amazingly simple way.
Add music tracks from your iPod library, sound effects, transitions,
borders, effects (like Ken Burns, slow motion and fast forward),
trim video and audio,
and narrate

with your own voice
.















Side by Side
Pro








$1.99

Side by Side is a multiple
-
window reader/browser with offline
reading and note taking capabilities. It turns the iPad into multiple
resizable reading devices working in parallel.

You can browse web

pages, download files, read documents, or
take notes on each split screen.















Google Search










free

Allows you to do voice searching with Google products, also has
some audio response









Skitch
-











free

Whiteboard app.

Screen

capture and annotation.
Must sign in
with an EverNote
account.

Allows you to import pictures from the photo roll, camera
or web and add text, colour, writing to them.














Absolute Board








free

Whiteboard app

Allows you to import pictures from the photo roll and add text,
colour, to them.














ScreenChomp






free

Whiteboard app

Allows you

to import pictures from the photo roll, camera, web,
and add text, colour, writing to them.














AppStart








free

Learning how to use your iDevice







Path
Input










$3.99

Another way to type on the onscreen keyboard. Allows students to
drag finger to letters on the keyboard to type. Has built in word
prediction.









My Script
Memo











Free

With MyScript Memo, take your notes on the go
using your
handwriting and convert them to digital text that you can export
and share with Evernote®, Facebook®, Twitter®, Gmail or
copy/paste to any other text application.