In today's culture we tend to rely on technology more than needed. I thought this was a good list of how kids may take advantage of technology and what it is meant to be used for. "Technology is a tool, not a learning outcome.
YW- activity- Website where students can upload photos of themselves and fill it with words about themselves and their interests! As of the website was not allowing people to make their own, but promised it would be ready soon.
APPitic is a directory of iPad apps for education by Apple Distinguished Educators (ADEs) to help you transform teaching and learning. These apps have been tested in a variety of different grade levels, instructional strategies and classroom settings.