Explain Everything

App Review
Additional Description

Explain everything is a multipurpose application. It can be used to target a range of different skills and information can be presented in various ways. It is a whiteboard app that allows the user to add videos, photos and text, which can be moved and annotated either in live time or to create saved projects. A few of its uses include; use as an interactive whiteboard, in video modelling to create videos that can be annotated and include text or to develop interactive social stories. The flexibility of the app allows the user to create individualised projects appropriate to the person’s particular learning style and can be used with all ages.

Format iPad, Android
Age Range late primary, high school, adult
Motivators noise/auditory, visual
Curriculum/Goal Areas intercultural, ICT, ethical behaviours, critical/ creative, personal social
Evidence-based Intervention Individual Supports, Highly Structured Supports, Supported Transitions, Behaviour Management, Family Involvement
Targeted Skills The app has the ability to present information both visually and with audio. Therefore various skills can be targeted using a range of interventions such as video modelling or interactive social stories. Can also be used as a learning tool with whole class e.g. presentations. This app is mainly for use by parents or teachers to create visual supports for students.
Great For
  • This app is great for all age ranges
  • The app is flexible, different skills can be targeted depending on the way the app is used and the type of information provided.
  • Examples of skills taught: social skills, self-care skills, transitions
  • Video modelling
  • Interactive social stories
  • Excellent for visual learners who like to review information Visual learners
  • Teacher can use it as an interactive learning tool for class e.g., can be used to record lessons, create demonstrations, export their videos, interactive whiteboard or to present power point presentations.
Please Consider
  • When creating the video/story using the app it would be beneficial to have a rough plan of the order you would like to present information as recording of slides can’t be changed.
  • Need to click and hold down on the formatting items (located on the left hand side of the screen) to access more options.
  • Initially this app can be quite complicated to use and would need to be practised before used with a student.
Generalise Skills and Knowledge

If the app is used for video modelling or interactive social story, practice the specific skills targeted in the video during relevant situations both at home and school. Watch the video or social story prior to times the skill is used.





Developer: Explain Everything sp. z o.o.

Price: 14.99 AUD



This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad

Explain Everything™ - Classic Features

Customer ratings: (1318 ratings)
Category: Education, Productivity
Languages: Spanish, Danish, English, , French, German, Italian, JA, NB, Polish, , Russian, ZH, Spanish, ZH, Turkish, UK
Rated: 4+

Updated: 19.08.2011
Version: 4.1
Size: 151.01 MB
Requirements: iPad2Wifi-iPad2Wifi, iPad23G-iPad23G, iPhone4S-iPhone4S, iPadThirdGen-iPadThirdGen, iPadThirdGen4G-iPadThirdGen4G, iPhone5-iPhone5, iPodTouchFifthGen-iPodTouchFifthGen, iPadFourthGen-iPadFourthGen, iPadFourthGen4G-iPadFourthGen4G, iPadMini-iPadMini, iPadMini4G-iPadMini4G, iPhone5c-iPhone5c, iPhone5s-iPhone5s, iPadAir-iPadAir, iPadAirCellular-iPadAirCellular, iPadMiniRetina-iPadMiniRetina, iPadMiniRetinaCellular-iPadMiniRetinaCellular, iPhone6-iPhone6, iPhone6Plus-iPhone6Plus, iPadAir2-iPadAir2, iPadAir2Cellular-iPadAir2Cellular, iPadMini3-iPadMini3, iPadMini3Cellular-iPadMini3Cellular, iPodTouchSixthGen-iPodTouchSixthGen, iPhone6s-iPhone6s, iPhone6sPlus-iPhone6sPlus, iPadMini4-iPadMini4, iPadMini4Cellular-iPadMini4Cellular, iPadPro-iPadPro, iPadProCellular-iPadProCellular, iPadPro97-iPadPro97, iPadPro97Cellular-iPadPro97Cellular, iPhoneSE-iPhoneSE, iPhone7-iPhone7, iPhone7Plus-iPhone7Plus, iPad611-iPad611, iPad612-iPad612, iPad71-iPad71, iPad72-iPad72, iPad73-iPad73, iPad74-iPad74

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Screenshots Explain Everything™ - Classic Features

Screenshots Explain Everything™ - Classic Features for iPad


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