Here are ten ways to integrate Instagram, a popular social media app, into the classroom. This could be both beneficial for students and teachers. It can help with learning as well as assessing student progress. Opinions on Instagram vary from teacher to teacher but I would say this could be used in higher level classrooms. Grade 8-12
Victoria Siemer explores the idea of fractured landscapes through photo manipulations and collages. Try your own with the Juxtaposer app: http://content.photojojo.com/tutorials/juxtaposer-the-best-layering-app/?utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=CAMPAIGN
Bamboo is setting up a new social media app to up against the big ones like instagram and vine. Its new interface includes the ability to draw on photos that the user takes. But also plugs its own actual stilus for sales from its site in app. Although not likely to be a massive hit it has its ability to be something of use to people that want to draw on their photos to send to their friends. However going up with a similar USP to snapchat it is only different by being able to draw on it.
Make your own beach scene painting with help from the skillful Lucy @Craftberrybush! Learnthe wet-on-wet technique that makes this watercolor painting look just like real water and sand: http://www.ehow.com/how_8421324_paint-beach-scene.html?utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=freestyle&utm_campaign=fanpage