Mobile – the dictionary you can carry in your pocket – can enable you to do just that!
Smartphones and other devices have so much to offer students in terms of expanding and assisting with their education. The recent Apple campaign with the tagline, “There’s an app for that,” demonstrates just how many apps are readily available at the touch of a screen.
So, as bright, capable students, why not utilize these applications for more than your social life or to combat boredom?
Instead of mundane text versions, the mind maps allow you to visualize and connect your thoughts, plus you can hyperlink, share and export them as needed.
This app is available on i OS and Android devices, as well as desktops. Test your knowledge of the English language and improve both your grammar and vocabulary skills at the same time.
The app allows recordings, storing media and searching for notes on any topic under the sun through keywords, tags or even through printed or handwritten text.
This app is available on i Phone, i Touch, Android, Windows Phone 7, Blackberry and i Pad. Build and enhance your vocabulary easily and efficiently with Vocabology.This app is available on i OS, Android and Windows devices. Sometimes it’s hard to make sense of all the thoughts in your head.Luckily, Simplemind is a tool which allows you to create mind maps, collect your ideas in one place and improve your brainstorm productivity.Create cards, which you can organize in lists or categories– then share them with others who can make notes and vote for your ideas.You can even track progress, plus updates are in real time, so you’re never wondering what group members are up to.You can sort questions by topic or get quizzed randomly from more than 1,800 multiple choice grammar questions from 20 different categories.The app can also keep track of your progress and time your test-tasking. The task manager, Todo, allows you to compile any to-dos in one spot, then sync the app with your calendar.Quizlet is available on i OS and Android devices as well as web browsers. When you log in, you’ll see a list of scholarships which you qualify for based on your Fastweb profile.The Fastweb app is available to download free on both i OS and Android devices. Some schools use Blackboard to allow students to remain up-to-date with scheduling, homework assignments and to provide easier access to media, like lectures, notes and presentations.Mobile is available on i OS, Android, Windows, Black Berry, Nook, and Kindle Fire devices as well as web browsers. Unless you’re from another universe, group assignments can be brutal.It’s often difficult to get everyone on the same page – and the same workload.