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Educational Resources/ Links

April 11, 2013

A work in progress…

Share My Lesson– Vast resource of lesson plans

For All Rubrics– Make rubrics for iPads

iear.org– Education app reviews

Scribd– Read, Publish, and Share written documents.

Screencast-O-Matic– Take screenshots and screen videos

Toodoo – Create cartoons online

GoAnimate4Schools– Create animations. Requires an account.

Zotero– Bibliography and Resource library through your computer.

Thinkthroughmath.com– Math Online Resource

Study Island

Open Clipart– Free clip art source

Bubbl.us– Concept Map creation online

Grunge Textures– Graphic Art and Images source

Rubistar– Rubric creation site

Pixabay– Public Domain Images

Learnist– Collecting Media

Molecular Workbench– Visuals and Interactives for Teaching Science

PhET– Science Interactives

BrainPOP– Web based videos and games

Gooru Learning

Common Sense Media– Resources about Digital Citizenship

Tagxedo– Word Clouds

Wordle– Word Clouds

MailChimp– E-Newsletter creation

OER Commons– Open Educational Resources

Discovery Education– Must be a member. Many videos and artifacts for education.

US Geological Survey

Promethean Planet– Resource for Promethean Interactive Whiteboards

WolframAlpha– Cool website for computational analysis.

EdShelf– Reviews and recommendations for educational tools

Pixton for Schools– Words and Cartoons for Summarizing

ClassTools.net– creating online games for learning

Engrade– Free customizable gradebook

Thinglink– Make images interactive

PicLit– Similar to Thinklink, but limited. Place words on images.

Livestream– Watch live events

Padlet– Blank wall for creation

GoAnimate– Create animated videos for free

Animoto-

Gimp.org– Photo editing

Agile Mind– Math Practice

Prezi– Alternative to powerpoint

Dipity– Timeline Creation

A Google A Day Challenges– Great warm up activities. interesting questions for research

Polleverywhere.com– Quick polls

Simple K12– Learning Community for Teachers to Share

Delivr– QR Code Generator

Edmodo– Online Educational Networking/

Educreations– Video lessons with iPad or browser

Steve Spangler Science– Science labs and videos

Edheads

Zoho Sites– website creation

Mozilla Popcorn Maker–  Enhance, remix, and share videos.

Diigo– Online bookmarking

Delicious– Online bookmarking

LiveBinders– Online bookmarking

FreeTech4Teachers– Blog by Richard Byrne

Web 2.0 Calc– Online Scientific Calculator

Twurdy– “Too Wordy?” Text Analysis software tells you reading level of webpages.

InstaGrok– Educational Search Engine and much more

Tag Galaxy– Interactive way to find pictures. {I LIKE}

Last Pass– Saving Passwords

Photo Peach– add images to slideshows, add text and music.

Voki– Speaking avatar creation. Headshot with voice attached.

Blabberize– picture and sound added to funny images.

Voicethread– Add voice to powerpoints or documents. Work collaboratively on a document.

Little Bird Tales– type in stories then add drawings.

Pic Monkey– Photo Editing

Pixlr– Photo Editing

Padlet– Build walls to share interests. Similar to Pinterest. (Was called Wall Wisher).

Corkboard.me– Collaborative Notetaking

Primary Wall– Real time web-based sticky notes

Spaaze– Virtual corkboard

Triptico– group sorters, timers, games. Desktop app with multiple resources.

Dropbox– Cloud Storage. {I LIKE}

Google Drive- Cloud Storage with a gmail account

Sumopaint– Fun painting app

Skype– Web video chat

Jing– Screenshots and 5 minute video capture (free)

Imagequiz– Identify parts of a question/image

Ilivid Downloader– Free Download Manager (free and clean)

Online Convert– converting files online

Zamzar– Free online file conversion

Sophia.org– Free teacher resources. 28,000 tutorials for college prep.  {I LIKE}

Learnzillion– 2,000+ high quality lessons by top teachers. COMMON CORE RESOURCES

DrawPlus– Free graphic design software

 

iPad Apps- Check the App Store to learn more about these.

Reflector App– Connect all iPads in a classroom.

Google Earth –  Excellent lesson plans on Google Earth. {I LIKE}

iMovie- Make and edit movies/videos

Flipboard– App to create your own magazine/newspaper from other sources.

Khan Academy– Learning tool with video tutorials on almost every topic.

Evernote– Note taking app. (Warning- Was hacked recently).

Quick Office– App to manage Microsoft Office Suite on wireless devices.

Notestogo– Note taking App

Office2HD- Note taking App

Noterize- Note taking App

Socialcam– Free video app for iPhone or Android

Futaba– Word games for kids

Elements– Chemistry app for learning elements

Periodic Table- Chemistry App

Splash Math-

Teacher Kit– Classroom management suite: seating charts, gradebook, attendance, notes, data backup, etc.

Class dojo– Behavior Management Software. Allows you to give points, track attendance, time, etc. {I LIKE}

Groovy Grader– Slide Grader App

Assist-

Grade it-

iAnnotatepdf-

Cloud Player-

Overdrive-

Iscroll-

Freebooks-

Kindble books-

USA Today: Search Science

Coaches eye-

Apps Store- Finding apps

Apps Zapp pro- Finding apps

App Shopper- Finding apps

Free app magic 2013- Free Apps

Apps gone free- Free Apps

TCEA- Apps divided into content area

Observation 360-

Life on Earth- Biology iBook {I LIKE}

 

Social Networking and News Feeds

Twitter

Facebook

Stumble upon

LinkedIn

digg

Reddit

Scoop.it

 

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