The redesigned 10.9-inch iPad has a USB-C port that will not charge the Apple Pencil without an adapter. Yet there are other ways to charge the Apple Pencil that might be more convenient.
Apple Pencil Tips and Tricks
The new Hover Mode is either a gimmick you'll never use, or part of making Apple Pencil feel ever more like a natural part of your workflow. Here's how to use it.