Tech Tools

Cooltoolsforschools – all things tech categorized for classroom use

Screencast o’matic Recording voice and screen capture

PoppletGlogster, CoSketch and Slatebox-organizing ideas and images, sharing and collaborating

Instagrok -share information, research with multimedia tools, organize information and research – an easy and creative tool for making infographics

jigzone – turn your image into a puzzle image

Tagul and Wordle – word clouds that illustrate and arrange your text in shape or cloud images

Storify –  Multi-media searcher/arranger/saver in the form of a type of storyboard

Writing Rubrics tool

Socrative -a student response system that operates on many devices, simple and engaging

Edmodo -social learning network for students, families and teachers

Flocabulary – hip hop songs and lyrics appropriate for classrooms across the subjects

Pixton – website to create own comic strips

BigHugeLabs– useful for making posters and editing images – a site for shortening url’s

Answer Garden – a site that collects answers that a group brainstorms at once

Netvibes– a site that organizes all sites on the web that you ask it to

Nearpod – a tool that shares presentations, quizzes, polls, answers with students from the teacher, or student to teacher

Got2web20-new and emerging online tools and web applications

FutureMe– send yourself future e-mails, now

Exploratorium– online explorations, especially useful for science

Dipity– create an online timeline

Twiducate– a social network for your classroom modeled after Twitter

Memrise– a language-learning site created by users

Edcanvas– a site that organized multimedia options for your classroom