Today we take a look at the eWonderPad an interactive learning device and Tablet PC aimed at middle school kids! It gives you the ability to make annotations in books and then they carry over as you open and close them. It is this process that allows students to write answers to math or spelling tests and then have the teacher grade them.
The eWonder Pad runs on the Google Android operating system 2.2 and gives developers the chance to make custom learning application for the eWonder Pad. By default the device comes with a dictionary, internet web browser and a ton of other apps. It will easily read Txt, ePub and PDF books and various music formats.
One of the main innovations on this device is the ability for the teacher to shut off the WIFI so if the kids are in the classroom and you don’t want them checking Facebook and other sites, it is easily shut off. It also has a very sturdy design. The device is going to retail for around $300 and the company behind it will also tailor make content to suit the school and any language localization issues.
Michael Kozlowski is the Editor in Chief of Good e-Reader. He has been writing about audiobooks and e-readers for the past ten years. His articles have been picked up by major and local news sources and websites such as the CBC, CNET, Engadget, Huffington Post and the New York Times.