Key Summary Information:
- Markup features allow you to use Twinkl PDF resources directly on a device by drawing, writing, annotating or otherwise marking the downloaded PDF. Worksheets can be completed digitally in this way.
- Markup features are only natively available in the latest versions of iOS and iPadOS for Apple devices.
- Markup features are not natively available for all Android, however 3rd Party Software is available to provide an equivalent capability and some specific devices may have native or software support.
It’s really easy to annotate our PDF resources* using Apple’s Markup tools available in the updated Twinkl App on an iPad or iPhone running IOS/iPadOS 13 or higher†.
Step 1 - Download the Twinkl app to your iPad or iPhone. If you already have the app, please make sure you update it to the most recent version. Remember, Markup is only available on Apple devices, running IOS 13 or newer*
Step 2 - Open the Twinkl App, login with your Twinkl Username and find a resource you’d like to annotate. Open on the resource and download the standard version of the resource:
Step 3 - Once downloaded, a green tick will appear. Click on the icon to open the resource:
Step 4 - Use the Markup feature in the top right hand corner to display the Markup annotation tools. Pick from a variety of tools and colours - you can also erase if you make a mistake:
Tip: Click the + plus icon, to add text and shapes:
Step 5 - To save the resource with Markup annotations, click on the Action icon in the top right. You can then save or share as needed:
Perfect for sending completed work back to teachers or parents who want to check understanding.
† You can check your IOS version on your device within “Settings” > “General” > “About” then look at the value shown against “Software Version”. Software upgrades to IOS 13 are available to compatible devices via “Settings” > “General” > “Software Update”.
Click for Apple Support information on upgrading to IOS13 and compatible devices.