Book Creator App is an app which can be used on the iPad. It is suitable for most age groups, however once the student is able to create words it is most appropriate. It is used when creating a story or book, and can be printed through the app also.
Subject: Digital Technologies
Year Level: 2-6
Strand: Digital Technologies processes and production skills
Sub Strand: Designing
Develop, communicate and discuss design ideas through describing, drawing, modeling and/or a sequence of steps
Link to the Resource: https://itunes.apple.com/au/app/book-creator-for-ipad-create/id442378070?mt=8
Cross Curriculum Priorities:
- Information and Communication Technology (ICT) capability
- Critical and creative thinking
Links to Other Learning Areas:
A Classroom Activity Using This Resource
This recourse can be used during any lesson which requires a book or booklet to be created. Students are able to alter the colour, font and look of their book by using the side bar and following the prompts. In a literacy lesson, students could be creating their own narrative and create it through the Book Creator App on their iPad’s so that it can be printed. Students are able to insert illustrations, or draw them too.
How to use this resource
This resource can be easily downloaded through the App Store on iPads used at the school. Students are able to follow the prompts, or the teacher can connect through the interactive whiteboard for students to follow along also. The app can be used independently or in groups, with little to no teacher modeling, or full teacher control.