Students can use these free tools to create products and projects for
assignments that will allow integration of technology while motivating
kids for the fun they are to use....
Create newspaper clippings from research...or a number of other things on this graphic design web site
- Story Bird
Kids can create their own books online
Users can "paint" pictures, save images, watch videos of other works of Odosketch are being created
- Jam Studio
Create music and save files--be sure to clikc on the In the Classroom icon for additional information on accounts and saving
"Where the wonders of learning never cease."
Check out the Wonder of the Day.
A site to create online posters--can include text, images, music and videos. This is the educational version of the site.
Create, collaborate, present.
Make amazing animated videos for free!
- All My Faves
Hundreds of favorite links. All can be accessed from just one click.
Loads of fun! An interactive game for students to practice their map skills.
The tourist map of literature. This is so cool to just watch the resulting pattern form.
Great vocabulary resource
- Book Pop
If you like Tumblebooks, you'll love this site. Interactive stories students can read or listen to.
Audio stories available for download
An online computer game that lets players manage their own virtual towns and cities.
ARKive is a multimedia guide created to educate people about the world's endangered animals, plants and fungi.
- QR Code Generator
Make your own QR Codes. Make text, URL, SMS, phone number, or contact information codes. All are downloadable. This is a very easy generator to use.
- Mars Science Laboratory
Check on the Mars Curiosity Rover and see what its been up to.
Other information from the JPL can also be found on this site.
- Tilt Shift Maker
Create your own amazing tilt-shifted photo. Tilt-shift miniature style photos are pictures of real-life scenes that are manipulated to look like model photographs.
Access your bookmarks anywhere!
A URL shortener. Very handy when you have a long, long URL.
- Class Tools
A variety of tools...including templates that can be used for a variety of assessments, including Random Name Picker, time lines, Venn Diagrams, Coin Flips, Timers, and more...
- Book Wink
This site helps kids connect to reading through podcasts and web videos about books.
- Evalutating Websites
TeacherTube video: How to Evaluate Website Credibility
- Book Wizard
Search for books by reading level, grade level, and books that are of similar nature. Get booktalks, lesson plans, author studies, videos, and discussion guides.
- Harper Collins
Gives an alphabetical list of book titles and offers a downloadable teaching or reading guide for each book
- Spelling City
Interactive site with games and activities using a teacher list or a pre-set list of words
- Into the Book
Interactive game where students learn about the comprehension strategies (Making Connections, Visualizing, Questioning, etc.)
Click here to get the database passwords.