A library guide to facilitate the use of Steiner Ranch Elementary resources
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 music and save files--be sure to click on the In the Classroom icon for additional information on accounts and saving
4 free photos
Free Photos offers public domain and free stock images that are able to be previewed and downloaded (and used in presentations, handouts, etc.) at no cost.
Free images for your inspiration, reference and use in your creative work, be it commercial or not!
another free image sight.
free icons/ images
Edit images, create mind-blowing effects, design logos, find colors, collaborate, and more.
Voki is a free service that allows you to create personalized speaking avatars and use them on your blog, profile, and in email messages.
upload any picture and add your own voice and information!
This program offers a very good music editor and audio recorder.
Create slide shows--free site but requires registration
an site to create online posters--can include text, images, music and videos. This is the educational version of the site.
This site provides the tools for you to build up an argument or description of an event, person or historical period by placing items in a virtual box. ***ADVANCED registration required.
Animoto is an amazing tool that allows teachers or students to create multimedia presentations that are simple to make and really cool to watch.
Upload and share your PowerPoint & Keynote presentations, Word & PDF documents and professional videos on SlideShare
280 Slides is a great web-based alternative for teachers who rely on presentation software such as PowerPoint. You can easily create beautiful presentations, access them from anywhere, and share them with the world.
Lengthy list of presentation tools from edutecher Odosketch
Users can "paint" pictures, save images, watch videos of other works of Odosketch are being created
Kids can create their own books online
Create newspaper clippings from research...or a number of other things on this graphic design web site
Record and send voice messages
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Gives an alphabetical list of book titles and offers a downloadable teaching or reading guide for each book
Into the Book
Interactive game where students learn about the comprehension strategies (Making Connections, Visualizing, Questioning, etc.)
Interactive stories read to the student or student can chose to read the stories themselves
Audio stories available for download
Students set up and run a city through a simulation
Interactive game for students to practice their map skills.
Great site that lists all kinds of education games and activities that have been created and/or approved by certified teachers.
All My Faves
Great site that lists an assortment of favorite kid websites
Online videos that help teach a variety of math concepts
Interactive site with games and activities using a teacher list or a pre-set list of words
Great interactive site for organizational tools for language arts instruction
Create and/or share flashcards and quizzes
Create your own cartoons!
Great vocabulary resource