Set-up Mail, Contacts, Calendars


Add Accounts (Exchange and Google Apps)

...into Settings
Microsoft Exchange
Domain: wpsnet
Server: wanpo02.k12.waltham.ma.us
(enable contacts)

For Waltham Public Schools Employees:
Google Apps - set so that Notes will also be in the cloud
Name: First Last
Address: firstlast@walthampublic schools.org
Password:
Description: Google Apps
Turn on Mail, Notes (this is important to have your notes in the cloud and not just on the iPad)
Turn off calendar
Default Account- check which e-mail is default
...leave Settings

Send an e-mail
fun to do: use microphone to add name in To: line (also in subject and message)

...back into Settings
Signature add your own information

Note: Organize by Thread- clumps your email together
...leave Settings

Open Notes (use the microphone and on-screen keyboard)
On-screen Keyboard
auto-appears
auto-corrects
123/ABC
hold finger on a key to get all variations
undo
fun to do: open Notes and create a new note - tap microphone on keyboard and dictate

...back into Settings
General Settings
Passcode lock (remember it!)
Use Slide Switch: e.g. Lock Rotation
Keyboard - fun to do - set a new shortcut - emw = your school email (i.e. kendallboninti@k12.waltham.ma.us)


Notes (in Settings)
check Default Account (not on my iPad) - e.g. Google Apps
Before leaving Notes - copy the Apple ID password

Some Useful Settings
Open Settings
Turn on Lock Rotation
Turn on Do Not Disturb/ Turn off
Add a keyboard--Emoji?? French?? Spanish? Other??
Settings > Accessibility
•Turn on Speak Selection
•Turn on Highlight Words
•Turn on Zoom
•Turn on Guided Access
...leave Settings

Apple ID for iTunes/App Store set-up for iPads - for teachers and students

Search for and download free Apps from the App Store
Open App Store - take note of the 3 apps (purchased) and Destiny app (free)
Search for Scan (a free QR Reader) and install
fun to do: use camera and QR reader (Scan) to go to this wikipage.
Open the website in Safari...
Using Safari:
How to bookmark - bookmark the school webpage
Google "Waltham Public Schools" and find your school/department web page - add a webpage to the HomeScreen.

Apple ID for iTunes/App Store set-up for Administrators


(Apple ID and password is in your Notes)
Search for and download free Apps from the App Store
Open App Store - take note of the 3 apps (purchased) and Destiny app (free)
Search for Scan (a free QR Reader) and install
fun to do: use camera and QR reader (Scan) to go to this wikipage.
Open the website in Safari...
Using Safari:
How to bookmark - bookmark the iPad wiki with VPP information
Google "Waltham Public Schools" and find your school/department web page - add a webpage to the HomeScreen.

Camera

Take pictures (both cameras)
Camera Roll
Email Photo
fun to know: Swipe Down - from top, center for notifications

Keyboard Case


ZAGGfolio Keyboard Setup (Pairing)
1. On keyboard, slide power switch on (status light will illuminate and then turn off)
2. On iPad select Settings>General>Bluetooth>On
3. On keyboard, press connect button (to left of power switch). Status light flashes.
4. On iPad "ZAGG keyboard" is an available device. Select it.
5. A code is displayed. Type the code using the keyboard and press Enter.

Keyboard Battery
Rechargeable battery lasts several weeks with normal use.

Charging your Keyboard
You will only need to charge it a few times a year.
The charging port on the keyboard is protected. Remove the keyboard to expose the port.
Plug the micro-USB cable into the keyboard and the other end into a USB port on a computer.

Keyboard goes to sleep if on and not being used.
Suggestion: turn off when not used for prolonged periods.

Good to know!
The top row has some special keys that:
Go to home screen
Go to search screen
Show/hide onscreen keyboard
Cut Copy Paste
Other things you may want to do:
Set-up other e-mail accounts
Create an iCloud account
See how to attach to a LCD projector
Download other free APPS
Know where to get information about Purchasing+APPS e.g. How to write a requisition to purchase apps; login to VPP store) - make a bookmark to this site in Safari
Search for iBooks and install, then search for iPad User Guide and download user guide to iBooks

Some recommended (free) Apps

Clock
Common Core Standards
Destiny Quest - school library catalogs (this has been downloaded for you!)
Doodle
Dropbox
Edmodo
Educreations
Emoji
Evernote
HistoryPin
Google Earth
Google Translate
iBooks
Kindle
Overdrive (borrow free books from public libraries and Waltham school libraries)
Scan
Screen Chomp
Show Me
Voicethread
TED

see also http://teachinglearningipad.wikispaces.com/AppsBeverly


Parts of the iPad
1.Sleep/wake switch (On/off switch)
2.Home button
3.Slide to unlock
4.Silent/Screen rotation lock
5.Volume up/down buttons
6.iSight camera (Back camera)
7.3.5-mm stereo headphone minijack
8.Microphone
9.FaceTime camera (Front camera)
10.30 pin dock connector port
11.Built-in speaker
12.Swipe to change screens
13.Gyroscope to change orientation

Manual



Agreement



The "new iPad" compared to iPad 2