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    2015-2016 Grade 6 iPads

    iPad Air 2

     iPad Air 2

     

    Processor

    A8X chip with 64‑bit architecture
    M8 motion coprocessor

     

    Display

    9.7-inch LED-backlit widescreen Multi-Touch display with IPS technology
    2048-by-1536-pixel resolution at 264 ppi
    Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
    Fully laminated display
    Antireflective coating

     

    Drive

    64 GB

     

    Camera

    Rear: 8 MP camera, autofocus, f/2.4 aperture, 1080p video recording
    Front: 1.2MP, f/2.2 aperture, 720 HD video recording

     

    Power & Battery

    Built-in 27.3-watt-hour rechargeable lithium-polymer battery
    Up to 10 hours
    Charging via power adapter or USB to computer system
    Lightning connector

     

    Wireless

    Wi‑Fi (802.11a/​b/​g/​n/​ac); dual channel (2.4GHz & 5GHz); HT80 w/MIMO
    Bluetooth 4.0 technology

     

    Dimensions

    9.4 x 6.6 x 0.24 (240 mm x 196.5 mm x 6.1 mm)

     

    Weight

    0.96 lb  (437 g)





    District Provided Case: STM Dux Case

    District Approved Alternative Cases:
     
     
    Apps installed on student iPads

    App

    Purpose

    Accelerated Reader

    Companion tool for accessibility to the Accelerated Reader program

    Blackboard Mobile Learn

    Access to Blackboard

    BookCreator

    Create ebooks and PDFs publishable to iBooks

    Destiny Quest

    Access to the school library systems

    Dictionary.com  Reference Tool

    Explain Everything

    An interactive screencasting and whiteboard tool

    Genius Scan - PDF Scanner

    Ability to turn any document into a PDF for use with products like Notability

    Google  Apps (Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Earth)

    Productivity tools and cloud storage

    Green Screen by Do Ink

    Maker tool for video production

    iBooks

    Online books

    iTunesU

    Access to online course content

    iWork Suite (Pages, Numbers, Keynote, iMovie)

    Productivity tools

    Nearpod

    Tool for interactive mobile presentations

    Notability

    Note taking tool

    QR Reader

    Allows for easier access to a variety of resources

    Quick Graph

    Graphing calculator

    Quizlet

    Tool for students to create study tools such as flashcards and study games

    Scholastic Classroom Magazines (Student Edition)   Online edition of Scholastic magazine

    Socrative Student

    Formative assessment tool

    VoiceThread

    Tool for interactive collaboration and sharing of presentations

     

    Web shortcuts on student iPads

    Site

    URL

    Kahoot

    http://kahoot.it

    Tyler Student Portal

    https://portal.northallegheny.org/tsi_live/

    Online Textbooks

    http://my.hrw.com Social Studies & English
    http://www.glencoe.com/ose/index.html Science

    Study Island (Edmentum)

    PSSA/Keystone remediation tool
    http://www.studyisland.com

     

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