Kindles in the Classroom

I got a grant to purchase tablets for my classroom from and Chevron. I chose Kindle Fires because they're the cheapest tablet on the market ($49.99) supported by a large organization.

Install Google Play Store on Kindle Fires

Device Options:
  • Find Your Tablet: On

Apps & Games:
  • Amazon Application Settings
    • Home Screen Settings
      • Home Recommendations: Off
      • Show New Items on the Home Page: Off
    • Silk
      • Autofill Forms: Off
      • Save Passwords: Off
    • Special Offers
      • Personalized Recommendations: Off
      • Content Filtering: On

  • Apps from Unknown Sources: On

Install the Following Apps:
  • Color Picker
  • QR Scanner
  • Slow Motion Video 2.0

Parental Controls:
  • Amazon Content and App (block the following)
    • Music
    • Amazon Video
    • Photos
    • Email, Contacts, Calendars
  • Password Protection
    • Video Playback: On
    • WiFi: Off
    • Location Services: On
  • Amazon Stores: Blocked
  • Password Protect Purchases: On
  • Social Sharing: Blocked
  • Monitor This Profile: On
Michael Backus,
May 31, 2017, 6:51 PM