Category Archives: apps & ebooks

CWILL BC Authors and Illustrator Make Math More “App”etizing!

CWILL members Tiffany Stone, Lori Sherritt-Fleming and Scot Ritchie are serving up stories that are sparking imaginations internationally in the new app series produced by GAPC Entertainment for the Council of Ontario Directors of Education (CODE). MATH STORYTIME is an … Continue reading

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Serendipity 2014

The Vancouver Children’s Literature Roundtable has announced their 2014 Serendipity program.  If you are an educator, librarian, researcher or literature lover interested in children’s literature in a digital age, this event is for you. Serendipity 2014: Children’s Literature in a … Continue reading

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Teachers – drag & drop app creation in the classroom

Several teachers have asked me if there is any good software for their students to use to make touchscreen apps in the classroom. A great choice would be Moglue. Read this useful review article and watch the video on Moglue’s … Continue reading

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More Book Trailer Heaven

I’ve posted links to children’s book trailers before on this blog and couldn’t resist adding this one for Lemony Snicket’s new book, Who could that be at this hour? I love animated children’s book trailers. They often use simple cut-out … Continue reading

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Saffy for Free

Paola Opal’s Saffy Looks for Rain will be part of App Friday on November 30th. Each week, select free and discounted apps are promoted via the App Friday Facebook page and the #appfriday hashtag on Twitter. And this week, as … Continue reading

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Robot Media has a lovely storybook app creator

  I have been trying out the truly lovely storybook app builder by Robot Media for the past few weeks. This team is out of Barcelona and have produced a clean, pleasing, relatively easy piece of software. No strings and … Continue reading

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