Mobile Learning Devices


The Kindergarten and First Grade students have been talking about mobile learning devices.

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Here are some of the connections we made, ideas we shared, and new vocabulary we learned.

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It is amazing!

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Mobile Wordle

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Your finger acts like a mouse on the iPod Touch.

Your finger acts like a mouse on the SMARTBoard too.

Big SMARTBoards are good for lots of people to see at the same time.

Big SMARTBoards are good for seeing from far away.

Small iPod’s are good because you can take it with you. You can’t take a big SMARTBoard on vacation.

You can read books on an iPod Touch.

You can read books on a SMARTBoard.

You can read books on the computer.

You can read books on an iPad.

You can read books on a Nook.

You can read books on a Kindle.

You can read books on an eReader.

You can read books from the library.

It is still good to read regular books. Technology just gives us more possibilities and lets us have a choice.

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iPod Pic

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Can you share your experience with mobile learning devices?

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What is your favorite App?

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Can you share an example of when it’s a good idea to use technology and when it’s a good idea to use something traditional?

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