The iPad 2 was never designed as a standalone notebook device, which was meant to be a lesser capable version of a laptop device. The iPad 2 has been designed to perform the basic functions of a laptop, like reading emails without having to be converted into text forms first, editing and creation of documents, web browsing and gaming. While these uses of an iPad 2 deem it useful for business usage, the iPad 2 now have a bigger role to play in the field of education, as iPad 2 for school has important applications as well.
iPad 2 for school brings ahead the more integrated and user friendly learning process, wherein the learning style will be more interactive and hence fun. iPad 2 for school apps replace the dull, dreary and monotonous classes with interactive and interesting sessions, wherein the students can learn better through active participation instead of the more traditional classroom based learning. iPad 2 for school is ideal for students – it weighs less and can be carried effortlessly the students to everywhere they go, and the 10 hour long battery life is a very good example of energy efficiency.
The interactive and user friendly apps installed in iPad 2 for school can make learning an interesting process – never a dull moment. There are iPad 2 for school apps for small students who are still learning the basics of language, science and, mathematics. The language skills like introduction to alphabets and their usage, reading, writing, comprehending and building of vocabulary, can be strengthened with the help of iPad 2 for school apps like Montessorium. Basic mathematics skills like addition, subtraction, division and multiplication can be honed in the right direction from the very beginning with the help of MathBoard, which has interactive lessons and helpful problem solving exercises.
There also are apps related to science for the students who wish to understand the concepts of physics, chemistry and biology more closely. Also, apps for history and geography exist, complete with high definition maps, details about places, people and events. Science lessons include the nature hikes and exploration trips, whereas the history lessons would include details about prominent events and important people, their lifetime achievements, favorite quotations, etc.
Education is never limited to science, but also encompasses arts. The iPad 2 for school is made even more attractive with the help of the SketchBook Pro, where all their creative inspirations and interests can be showcased. The students can draw, paint, and sketch to images to their heart’s content. One can also learn how to play a musical instrument of their choice with the help of The SketchBook Pro. The students can browse web for seeking information regarding a project or assignment, and refer to Britannia Encyclopedia in order to find out fun facts. There are apps which organize all their ideas and encourage them to brainstorm, apart from allowing them to hone their thinking skills.
Originally posted 2011-09-12 11:03:29.