Free iOS App: Atom-Builder

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/atom-builder/id549485037?mt=8

 

Slate and Tablets is back with Atom-Builder, an exciting game designed to teach students the skills they need to count protons, neutrons, and electrons in an atom. For the first time ever in the classroom, leverage the powerful Gamecenter to challenge students with our leaderboard and achievements. Use it in your course as homework or a worksheet for atomic structure and particle counting!  

Warning – app may cause addiction to chemistry class.  

FEATURES:

– Learn without the clock in practice mode, where you can Tweet atoms you build directly from the app.

– Race the clock to score as many points as you can! Earn extra points for combos, but be careful as the game gets harder when you score higher!

– Tweet your accomplishments and high scores when you achieve atomic greatness!

– Compete for the first time in the classroom through Gamecenter, by earning achievements and sharing them with your friends.

– Teachers: Assign Atom Builder for homework or classwork, and students can email a screenshot of their high score!

*Please note that this app uses an analytics tool to anonymously collect game session information so that we can make our product the best it can be.

**Requires iOS 5.0 or later.

***Gamecenter participation requires an associated and registered account.

 

Nathan Smith

Nathan Smith is Director of Technology for the College of Education and Human Services at Utah State University. In that role, he also directs The Adele & Dale Young Education Technology Center (The YETC) located in room 170 of the Education Building on Utah State University's Logan campus. The YETC is a combination student open­access computer facility, a K­12 curriculum materials library, a NASA Educator Resource Center for Utah, and a technology training center. Nathan served eight years (2004­2012) on the Board of Directors for the Utah Coalition for Education Technology (UCET) He was re­elected in 2014 to serve another two year term on the board. A former elementary school teacher, Nathan has taught students every age from young children to senior citizens. He has had the opportunity beginning in 2011 to train international high school teachers from all over the world about technology in education, through the U.S. State

Utah Coalition for Educational Technology Copyright © 2014-2020