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  • 1. Why use mobile devices ?

2. What are mobile devices? 3. Mobile Devices

  • A mobile device is a pocket-sized computing device, typically having a display screen with touch input and/or miniature keyboard.
  • A tool for the user to request the needed information.
  • A portable device, typically combining voice, text and computing capabilities with multiple connectivityoptions.

4. Why use mobile devices?

  • Thousands of productivity and educational apps
  • Anytime, anywhere
  • Environmentally friendly
  • eBooks reduce textbooks use

5. Continued...

  • Easy to collaborate
  • Absent students can still stay in touch
  • Simple to navigate, usable interface
  • Learner-centred learning made possible

6. "Mobile devices a part of the fabric of children's lives today: they are here to stay.It is no longer a question of whether we should use these devices to support learning, but how and when to use them." - Michael H. Levine from the Joan Ganz Cooney Centre 7. Educational Uses

  • Records
  • Presentations
  • Resource sharing
  • Brainstorming
  • Learning activities
  • Document creation
  • Multimedia creation
  • Storage and repository for easy access

8. Applications

  • Web applications - or web apps - combine the power of the Internet with the simplicity of multi-touch technology. - Apple