Tools4Students App

Looking for concept mapping supports for your iPad?

There are many great concept mapping apps available for the iPad. I ran across this free app that provides a number of types of pre made concept maps for many different purposes for free!

Tools4Students is a free app made by Mobile Learning Services for the iPad.  It provides 25  different graphic organizers used for writing, summarizing, comparing, work work and other study strategy used with or by students.  Here is a list of the organizers in the app:

  • Cause Effect
  • Character – Identify how a character acts, looks and feels.
  • Compare/Contrast
  • Pros/Con
  • Fact/Opinion
  • KWL
  • KWLW
  • Main Idea/Detail
  • Making Predictions
  • Problem/Solution
  • Begining, Middle, End
  • Sequence Events
  • Summarize
  • Timeline
  • Word Meaning

Here are some screen shots of the app supports:

 Completed forms can be send via email to print or save. This app has a great assortment of graphic organizer if you are working with special needs students from elementary to high school levels.

More for your OT iTool Kit, and free!


About Carol Leynse Harpold, MS, OTR/L, SCLV, ATP, CATIS

OTR/L with more than 35 years experience in pediatrics, school based therapy and adult rehabilitation. Masters of Science in Adaptive Education/Assistive Technology with 20 years experience in AT in education of elementary, middle school, secondary, post secondary students and work environments for adult clients. A RESNA Assistive Technology Practitioner with ACVREP CATIS credentials, AOTA Specialty Certification in Low Vision, USC Davis Executive Certificate in Home Modifications, servicing adults and students with disabilities in employment, education, and home environments. A 2020 graduate of the University of Alabama Birmingham Low Vision Certification Program.
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3 Responses to Tools4Students App

  1. Lauren Swedenborg says:

    Sadly, the app is no longer free, but it’s only .99 now so not a huge drain on the wallet 🙂

  2. Kathy Matthews, OTR/L says:

    this app is no longer free…boo hiss!

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