Amaziograph app is inspiring me to want to teach how to create 21st century tessellations using iPads. This video is a demo of how to use some of the functions within the app. There are a number of grids and possible lessons that can be taught using this app. I am looking forward to teaching traditional as well as digital tessellation- making in the art room.
DreamWorks Press: Dragons by DreamWorks Animation S.K.G.: Players begin by choosing a reading level, such as "hatchling" and continue on the journey using reading skills to navigate through training one's dragon. Reviewed at http://www.hbook.com/2014/08/choosing-books/app-review-of-the-week/dragons-book-1-flight-returnwing-e-book-review/
Have you ever want to learn something, like history, economy, science? Crash Course is a free learning channel on YouTube with many courses for kids and adults, and they just added a new channel specially designed for kids: Kids Science. Great learning resource leveraging the new technology, for school supplements, or for homeschool.