Saturday, November 20, 2010

App Corner: iMobile Writing Platform, SAT Prep Writing & Speller

App has been used as a shorthand term for “applications” and has recently become popular to indicate specifically a mobile application. App as a term grew even more in popularity with the opening of Apples App Store which can be accessed through iTunes. In our new “App Corner” in Tech Notes we will highlight mobile applications that are universally designed or meet an educational need.

iMobile Writing Platform -

iMobile Writing Platform is an app designed to help develop, organize, and write essays and papers directly from your iPod Touch/Phone. This app contains writing instructional content as well as the functions needed to put together your paper. The web site contains a nice collection of app reviews by educators. iMoble Writing Platform $4.99
SAT Prep Writing -

SAT Prep Writing is an application brought to you by Watermelon Express. It is a tool that you can use to prepare for the written portion of the SAT exam. Features of this app include: 10 essay examples, test taking tips and tricks, and over 100 pages of material. This and a variety of other test taking applications (GRE, GMAT, etc.) are also available from Watermelon Express. SAT Prep Writing $2.99
Speller - Free Spell Checker -

Speller is the perfect tool to help find the correct spelling of words. It operates as a stand-alone program. Type in the word you would like to check and receive confirmation of your spelling or word choices. Still not sure if it is the correct word? Connect to the web and see definitions for the word. This is a free app from TranCreative Software. Speller Free

1 comment:

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