School IT Blog

Ipad App Review - Thinglink

Thu 11 September, 2014

ThinkLink is a simple and easy to use application, which allows you to add multimedia content to an image. This means that you can make images come alive with video, notes, audio and even music from YouTube. It is incredibly simple to use and could be used by any age class.

App Name: ThingLink

Available for: iOS, Android and Web.

Producer: Thinglink

Cost: Free

Version Reviewed: iOS

Activity ideas: Inspiring creative writing, explaining a scientific diagram and making interactive factor bugs.

Example Usage: http://www.thinglink.com/scene/570565014755213313

Lesson Plan: I have used ThingLink to create a lesson for a KS2 class, looking at adding a variety of openings to creative writing.