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Jacob Woolcock

Convert Currencies, Measurements and More

1:33

16 hours ago

Discover how to use the new conversion feature in the iOS 18 Calculator app, allowing you to effortlessly convert various data types such as currency, length, and temperature. This educational video will walk you through the simple steps to enable and use conversion mode. Stay tuned for more... [read more]

Enhance Your Notes with iOS 18’s Highlighting Tools

1:05

16 hours ago

Discover the new highlighting feature in the Notes app with iOS 18, designed to help you organise your thoughts and make important text stand out. This video tutorial will guide you through using the new highlighting options, including how to toggle and customise colours. Stay tuned to learn... [read more]

Highlighting and Annotating PDFs with a Stylus

1:49

5 days ago

In this video, I demonstrate the educational potential of using a Skriva Stylus on an iPad for annotating PDF documents. As a teacher, I often send my students PDF files to interact with, and here I show a practical example using a simple document about lions. I guide... [read more]

Creating and Collaborate on Digital Mind Maps in Freeform

3:11

1 week ago

In this video, I demonstrate how to use a Skriva stylus and the Freeform app on an iPad to create collaborative digital mind maps with students. By replacing traditional Post-it notes and paper with this digital solution, I show how to enhance classroom learning and management. You'll learn... [read more]

Using Smart Annotations for Inline Feedback in Pages

2:14

1 week ago

In this video, I demonstrate how to use the Smart Annotations feature in the Pages app, a powerful tool for both students and teachers. You'll learn how to mark up text with a Skriva stylus, providing real-time feedback that stays aligned with the text even as students make... [read more]

Convert Handwritten Maths Equations to Typed Text in OneNote

3:08

1 week ago

In this video, I'll demonstrate how to use OneNote's powerful tool to convert handwritten equations into typed text, making it perfect for solving complex maths problems on an iPad. Using my Skriva stylus, I'll show you how to quickly jot down equations, convert them into text, and even... [read more]

Using a Virtual Laser Pointer and Annotations during Keynote Presentations

1:39

1 week ago

In this video, I demonstrate how to effectively use the Skriva stylus with an iPad during classroom presentations. I highlight the convenience of annotating directly on the screen which is akin to using a traditional whiteboard. I showcase how the temporary annotations enhance teaching by drawing attention to... [read more]

Handwriting to Text with the Scribble Tool on iPad

2:06

1 week ago

In this how-to video, I demonstrate the powerful capabilities of the Scribble tool when used with a Skriva stylus on an iPad. You'll learn how to enable Scribble in the Settings app and see it in action as I convert my handwriting into typed text in various apps,... [read more]

How to Install and Use Multiple Keyboards on Your iPad

1:18

2 weeks ago

In this video, I guide you through the process of customising the keyboard on your iPad to enhance your typing experience. Whether you need a different regional keyboard or a new language entirely, I show you how to add and switch between multiple keyboards with ease. You'll learn... [read more]

How to Use the New Floor Plan Feature in Controller for HomeKit

4:38

3 weeks ago

In this video, I showcase the exciting new Floor Plan feature in the Controller for HomeKit app, which allows you to create a 3D scan of your home and control all your HomeKit accessories directly from this interactive map. I guide you step-by-step on how to set up... [read more]