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Have you met the Adobe Spark family?

Have you seen the great free apps made by Adobe? They have been around a while but have recently been relaunched. They include Adobe Spark Video, Spark Post and Spark Page. The apps are really simple to use, include built … Continue reading

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DLT Recommends: Online Resource Roundup

Here at the DLT we often get asked to recommend resources that teachers will find useful, so we decided to make a shortlist of blogs and websites that we use to gather new ideas and inspiration. If you don’t already … Continue reading

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How to: Make an iPad ‘Hologram’

After stumbling across this Adobe Slate presentation describing how to make an iPad ‘hologram’ we thought that this would be a brilliant project to try out with our learners in Edinburgh. Here is an overview of the process: A video … Continue reading

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Apps for Good – a novel way to deliver computational thinking and foster creativity

Apps for Good is a charitable organisation aiming to allow students the opportunity to prepare for the real world by taking part in an app-designing challenge. They have created structured programmes where young people are challenged to come up with … Continue reading

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OneNote Class Notebook at Tynecastle High School

(Please click on the images to see in more detail) Martyn Call, acting PT Maths at Tynecastle High, has been using Class Notebook with his Nat 5 Class this year. Each pupil accesses OneNote via the App on their iPad. … Continue reading

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Augmented Reality in Science: Elements 4D

Daqri have created a a great app which introduces the elements of the periodic table in an engaging way. Using six cubes, which can be printed and assembled for free, and the Elements 4D app pupils will see elements come … Continue reading

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Using QR Codes – Tollcross Primary School

What is a QR code? A QR (Quick Response) Code is a two-dimensional barcode which stores information, this can be basic text, pictures, video files or a link to a website. When scanned by a mobile device, with a QR reader, … Continue reading

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