iPads & iPod Touches

in the

Languages Classroom With Untethered Jailbreak.

iPod Touch

All of the ideas on the iPods page can work on the iPod Touch, PLUS -
  • lots of language learning apps - flashcards and games
  • taking photos an labelling them using an app called LabelBox = these images can then be used for revision in another class

Pics of QR Codes and iPads being used in my classroom

Useful links for iPod Touch information and resources:

New iPad
Classroom iPod Touches Dos and Donts
Interesting Ways to use an iPod Touch in the classroom
Creating Podcasts and Narrated Slideshows in your hand

Lists of Language Learning Apps


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This guide may help you get started - with some step by step instructions on how to use an iPad and change the keyboard languages. I created it for Chinese language teachers, but just replace the instances where it says 'Chinese' with whatever language you are teaching:

Also here is a list of my bookmarks tagged 'ipad' in Diigo: http://www.diigo.com/user/jessmcculloch/ipad

Also here is the best place online to win an ipad - www.winanipadx.com Blog entry.