Digital Teaching and Learning

national geographic magazine

First issue is free. Once downloaded issue remains on the iPad and can be accessed without internet. Great for specialized use including exceptional photography and detailed articles. CAUTION: some photographs may be inappropriate for middle school students. Check issue first before downloading complete issue on student iPads.

  • Cost: free app w/1st issue; additional issues $4.99
  • Skills Taught: Literacy; reading, interpreting text, analysis, writer's intent, main idea, etc.
  • Offline functionality: 10%
  • Accessibility Issues: Limited to certain graphics.
  • Student Protection issues: App allows purchase of current issue.
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  • Type: software
  • Device(s): iPad
  • Subject Area: Science, Social Studies, Reading
  • Category: Reference
  • Grade Level: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Teacher/Administrator
  • Date Added: Jun 9, 2011