Author Archives: Todd Cherner

mixerpiece

Mixerpiece: Mix & Match Artwork to Make Your Own!

Mixerpiece allows users to create works of art by mixing and matching shapes, body parts, clothing, decorative elements, and backgrounds that appear in famous paintings. After loading the app, users begin by tapping the “Create” option. Next, a workspace will appear along with two menus. The menu at the bottom of the screen provides categories of elements that can be ...

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Seeka: Global Course Finder

Seeka: Global Course Finder allows users to search for college-level courses across the world. After launching the app, users must create a profile to login, which requires their name, email, and password, or they can login using Facebook or Google Plus. Once users login, they will be presented with four options on the bottom of the screen. The “Home” button ...

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QuikLee: Sharpen Your Mental Capacity!

QuikLee is a trivia-based game that is intended to sharpen users’ mental faculties. To begin, users have to launch the app and sign in using either their email or Facebook profile. Next, users must choose if they wish to play the “Single Player” mode or if they want to play in the “Challenge a Friend” mode. When the game loads, ...

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Dino Tim

Dino Tim: Gamifying Counting Skills

Dino Tim is a gamified approach to teaching counting skills. Once users load the app and enter their age, they are able to choose either the “Easy” or “Normal” mode. Multiple screens then appear that present an image-based storyline, and users must tap the “Play” button to advance through them. The app will then present users with multiple-choice math problems ...

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Monster Numbers

Math Numbers: Gamifying Math Learning for Your Students!

Monster Numbers is an interactive, gamified approach to learning foundational mathematical operations, including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division skills. After launching the app, a storyline is presented to users that explains that they are helping the main character in the game to repair his spacecraft by correctly solving math problems. Next, the app’s main menu loads, and users can click ...

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Math Land: Mental Arithmetic

Mathland is a gamified approach to developing and reinforcing math skills. After launching the app, users are asked to enter their birth year. Next, the game loads the user’s avatar on an island, and users are taught how to navigate their avatar in the game to collect coins, jump over objects, interact with other characters, and complete challenges. As users ...

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Gabriel Seeds: A Tool for Making Apps!

Free! Gabriel Seeds is designed to allow users to create their own apps. To begin, users will need to register with the website. Next, a welcome message will appear with a link to a manual. It is very important users access the manual, as it will provide step-by-step instructions for designing apps in this website. As users follow the manual, ...

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mega seating plan

Mega Seating Plan: An Essential for Classroom Management

Freemium! Mega Seating Plan allows users to customize seating charts for their classroom and students. To begin, users must load the website and then register for free. Once registered, Mega Seating Plan provides users with a step-by-step tutorial that guides them through loading their first class roster. (If users wish to skip the tutorial, they can click the “Class Lists” ...

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Robots4Stem

Robots4STEM: A Website for Computer Programming

Paid! Robots4STEM is a multi-level, online experience designed for users to learn an array of computer skills, from digital citizenship through the basics of computer programming. After registering with the website, users are assigned an avatar that will represent them as they complete the different missions, or tutorials, that can be accessed by clicking them on the left side of ...

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PaleoEarth: Learn about the Earth’s Time Periods & Land Masses

PaleoEarth provides users with a global perspective of how the earth’s land masses have moved over time. After launching the app, users are presented with a map of the globe that they can control by dragging their finger across it. As they do, users are able to view the different land masses. At the bottom of the screen, the app ...

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