iPad Program

Oakleigh Grammar’s iPad Program requires students to download certain apps, which are listed below. These apps must be downloaded onto student devices prior to the beginning of the commencement of the Academic Year 2017. Please note that this list may be subject to change during the year and students will be informed when necessary of any additions.
NB: App cost is indicative only, as the price varies in the App Store over time

Book Creator $7.99
Create a book on any topic, including images, narration and flipping pages. Saves to iBooks or can be shared via the cloud.

iMovie $7.99 (or FREE with any iPad purchased after 01/09/13)
Movie making app. Add videos and photos from your library, or shoot directly into your timeline. 8 unique themes, each with its own set of titles, transitions, and music.

Pic Collage for Kids FREE
Easily create great collages.

Puppet Pals HD Director’s Pass $5.99
Choose actors and backdrops from those provided or your camera roll, drag them on to the stage, and tap record. Movements and audio will be recorded in real time for playback later.

Skitch FREE
Annotate images with simple tools

Keynote $14.99 or FREE with any iPads purchased after 01/09/13
Keynote allows you to create and give presentations from your iPad.

My Script Calculator $1.49
Optional simple or scientific display. Shows calculation history, so you can see all of your calculation processes. Includes a sketch pad.

iBrainstorm FREE
A brainstorming app that allows you to record brainstorming sessions using a combination of free hand drawings and sticky notes. You can share and collaborate with other users.

Popplet $7.99
Brainstorming, mind mapping – captures your ideas, sorts them visually. Unlimited boards.

Pages $14.99 (or FREE with any iPad purchased after 01/09/13)
A word processing app that allows you to create and edit documents.

GarageBand $7.99 (or FREE with any iPad purchased after 01/09/13)
Use multi-touch gestures to play pianos, organs, guitars, drums, and basses. A range of Smart Instruments for non-musicians. Download for free; add all instruments for free with in-app purchase.

Firefly Student Planner FREE

iBooks FREE
Download and read books. Browse your library on a bookshelf, tap a book to open it, flip through pages with a swipe or a tap, and bookmark.

QR Reader FREE The easiest and fastest QR Code and Barcode Reader.

Quizlet FREE
Provides learning tools for students, including flashcards, study and game modes.

Socrative FREE
Smart clicker, student response system. See classmates’ ideas in real time and interact with the responses. Provide feedback to your teacher.

Nearpod FREE
The Nearpod platform seamlessly combines interactive presentation, collaboration, and real-time assessment tools into one integrated solution.

Language Perfect FREE

Khan Academy FREE
Khan Academy allows you to learn almost anything for free.

Easy Harvard Referencing $2.99
Referencing tool – create a bibliography

Kahoot FREE
Play fun, social learning games for any subject, for free.

Students from year 7 -9 are to download the relevant Apps based on their language selection. Year 6 Students need all these Apps

trainchinese: Dictionary & Flash cards FREE
trainchinese will teach you Chinese, with a free and complete dictionary, thousands of vocab lists, example sentences, audio recordings, measure words, character animations and Optical Character Recognition — not to mention a powerful flash card training system that even includes handwriting training!

Monki Chinese Class – Language Learning for Kids and Toddlers FREE
Each word is represented by an illustration and accompanied by animations and sound effects that help kids absorb the meaning. At the end of every level there is an interactive animation where they can play and have fun!

HelloChinese – Learn Chinese Mandarin FREE
HelloChinese is the BEST Mandarin Chinese learning app for total beginners!

My First Greek Book Volume I Lite
Kids get a head start on mastering the Greek alphabet at their one pace!