This course is FREE with an Online Subscription

Course Description

Over four weeks, learn how to integrate your classroom, or class set, of iPads into your daily program.

With a big focus on Literacy and Numeracy, you’ll explore several open-ended apps that allow all students to learn, share and interact.

While iPads are designed to be a personal device, there are a range of ways to make use of these great resources to the benefit of your students' learning. 

Whether you already have iPads in your classroom, your school is about to receive them or you’re looking into beginning an iPad program, this course will open your eyes to their possibilities – with a focus on learning.



Primary school teachers, early years leaders, CRTs, team leaders & school leaders.

Teaching Standards

2.6.2 Proficient Level - Know the content and how to teach it - Information and Communication Technology (ICT):  Use effective teaching strategies to integrate ICT into learning and teaching programs to make selected content relevant and meaningful

3.4.2 Proficient Level -  Plan for and implement Effective Teaching and Learning - Select and use resources:  Select and/or create and use a range of resources, including ICT, to engage students in their learning

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This course may contribute towards Elective PD hours. Visit for more details.


Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module 1 - Welcome & iPad Potential

    • Welcome

    • Important Information

    • My Video Stops Playing...

  • 2

    Module 2 - SAMR Model & Open Ended Apps

    • Using iPads in the Classroom

    • Using the SAMR Model

    • SAMR Model Explained

    • Open Ended Apps

    • Task: Explain Everything and Pic Collage

  • 3

    Module 3 - Maths and iPads

    • Using Maths with iPads

    • Maths Learning Walks

    • Managing Student Digital Work

    • Task: Learning Walks with an iPad

  • 4

    Module 4 - iPad Literacy Learning 2

    • iPad Literacy Learning

    • Writing with iPads

    • Writing with iPads & Mindmapping

    • Task: iPads & Writing

  • 5

    Module 5 - Bringing it all Together!

    • Reflection and a Final Word

    • Keeping Safe Online

    • Task: Making a Plan

  • 6

    Course Feedback

    • Course Feedback

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