Any PDF passage can be opened in Explain Everything, to be recorded or annotated over. You can make a portfolio of students’ readings throughout the year.
Children’s Books Forever – FREE PDF Full-color children’s books that can be used to launch on the iPad and annotate/record over with Explain Everything.
Free Kids Books – A growing library of unique children’s books and literary resources available for download in pdf format. Books are separated in to categories for toddlers, children, and young adults.
Kids English Books – A small collection of books for early readers.
All pdf files should be uploaded to your dropbox folder so that each student can access the files from his/her iPad and open them in Explain Everything. You can do this from your computer or iPad.
– From the Computer: Go to the website > Download the files > Upload to Dropbox (make sure you upload them to the correct folder).
– From the iPad: Go to the website > Click on the file you want to open > After the file is open, gently tap on it so that the “Open In” option appears on the upper right hand corner > Click on it > Scroll down until you find Dropbox > Click on Dropbox, name the file, and upload it to the correct folder (i.e., Destination).
– Students should locate the files in Dropbox from their iPad and “Open In” Explain Everything, by clicking on the arrow located in the upper right hand corner (see below).