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eBooks for Wales - eBook Library on the iPad

Join Carmarthenshire Library here. Once you are a member, you will be provided with a Library Card Number and PIN. You can begin borrowing eBooks immediately - you are not required to collect the membership card from the library beforehand.

Use the BlueFire Reader to read your library ebooks on your iPad.


Kidztory Treasury - released in Welsh

A collection of 13 children's classics. From The Little Red Hen to The 3 Little Pigs. The app itself cost just 69p and all 13 books, in both English and Welsh are downloadable through the app for free!
Staff and pupils can also record themselves reading each page.

Carmarthenshire County Council have worked with Stepwise, the company that produces this app, to make Welsh versions of all 13 stories available in Welsh.

Click here for more information...


A Guide to Viewing eBooks Created in Book Creator on Your Classroom Computer



 Please note: This eBook is only viewable on an iPad


Pupil Assessment - Recording Evidence Using an iPad

A guide to recording text, audio, images and video and storing this evidence wirelessly in a Zimbra Briefcase. 

Please note: This is applicable to Carmarthenshire Scools, as a valid Zimbra account is required. Also, the iFiles app is required as detailed in the guide.








Please note: This eBook is only viewable on an iPad


Printing directly from an iPad or iPod Touch

Printopia enables a school to print directly from an iPad, iPod Touch or iPhone within a school network.

Requirements:
Printopia, installed an an Apple Mac.
The Apple Mac must be configured to print to the desired printer.
The device (iPad, etc) must be on the same school network at the Mac


 
It's recommended that you try the free trial, available from the Printopia website, before purchase.


Reflector App - view your iPad screen via your classroom projector

Apple TV enables you to send your iPad screen to the classroom projector. HOWEVER, a HD projector is required for use with the Apple TV (or an expensive adaptor, which varies in quality).

The Reflector App enables you to send more than one iPad screen, if required, to the class computer, and assuming it is connected to the projector, the iPad screen with then be projected onto the Interactive Whiteboard or screen.

Requirements:
Reflector app will work with Apple Mac or Windows PC

It is recommended that you try the free trial, available from the Reflector App website, before purchase



Carmarthenshire Schools, if you have any queries regarding the information on this page, please contact

Greg Morgan
grmorgan@carmarthenshire.gov.uk
Manager,
Carmarthenshire RTC


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