If you’re super organized, like me, then you probably have many binders full of lesson plans, activities, games, etc. But I’ve noticed recently that I’m not adding much to my binders anymore because most everything is stored on my computer in files. But I also find that I still want to keep examples of projects that I can pull out whenever needed to show students. I’ve also been searching for a way to store and organize teaching ideas and thoughts. I’ve found the answer in the form of a free iPad app called ‘Penultimate’.
It’s a storage spot for digital notebooks right on your iPad. This app functions a bit like Pinterest but with more space to keep things you want. You can create a notebook for whatever you want: books of a certain theme, art project ideas, student observations during math lessons, etc. Here’s what mine look like: