Teacher Review for American Presidents for iPad

Good but ot my favorite for presidents

Stefanie S.
Classroom teacher
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My Subjects English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arts
My Rating
My Students Liked It Yes
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time Less than 5 minutes
Great for Homework
Knowledge gain
Small group
Student-driven work
Teacher-led lessons
Whole class
Great with General
How I Use It
I used the app in conjunction with 2-3 other president apps. We studied the timeline of American Presidents overall and then focused in on 2-4 distinguishing details of each president. Students then went further to write a research report about a chosen president. This app was used mainly for whole group learning in the beginning of our project while learning tidbits about presidents.
My Take
We liked the app and did use it for the intended purpose, to learn about presidents, but much preferred the interactivity, graphics, design, sound, and quirky facts that we were looking for from the Disney American Presidents app.