This is amazing! Student CHOOSES Simple Mind app because as he puts it when asked was it an easy app to use, "Yes, especially for this purpose!"
Students continue to know about tools on the iPad and use them when they feel they would be best.
*Really, isn't that what technology is! A tool and students need to know when to use the correct tool for learning to effectively understand!
The detail and organization is NOT something we mandated. He decided to come up with the organization of colors, views, and order of events. This starts to give me some feedback on whether he understands the events leading up to the Revolutionary War.