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Biography Reports

I've been getting quite a few requests for iPad apps that would help with final products for biography reports. There are lots of apps out there can be used to fulfill biography report requirements, but here are two that are easy, visual, and fun!

Trading Cards by ReadThinkWrite
Using this app you can create trading cards for the person you are doing your report on. 

Here are some of the great features of this app!
  • Multi-user card storage
  • Management of users by deleting and restoring within 2 weeks
  • 7 card categories, each with a targeted set of guiding questions that cover key information
  • Ability to add and edit an image from your device’s camera or photo library
  • 12 card designs for styling cards
  • Helpful how-to information on each screen
  • Ability to create collections of completed cards
  • Auto-saving of cards as they are created
  • Viewing of finished card for proofreading
  • Ability to save card to photos
  • Ability to print card on a wireless printer
  • Ability to send card by e-mail
Other uses for this app can include:
  • Vocabulary Cards
  • Objects
  • Personal Trading Cards for the beginning of the year
  • Literacy Awards (GLAD strategy)
Timeline by ReadThinkWrite
Finally! A great Timeline App for students to create a timeline of events for their biography or other project that requires a timeline.