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Tool

Description

Available

Format(s)

Tips, Notes

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ABCya Animate

Create simple animations with this kid friendly, web-based tool

Website

Animation Tool Overview
No account needed

Adobe Slate

Now known as Spark Page. See below.

iPad App

Website

Account needed - works for all Adobe apps

Adobe Voice

Now known as Spark Video. See below.

iPad App

Website

Account needed - works for all Adobe apps

Adobe Post

Now known as Spark Post. See below.

iPad App

Website

Account needed - works for all Adobe apps

Animaps

Animaps lets you create maps with markers that move, images and text that pop up on cue, and lines and shapes that change over time.

Website

Basics Tutorial

Animoto

Use templates to make movies from still pictures or video clips (clips must be under 10 seconds).

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

 Click here for instructions about how to get a free educator’s account.

Answer Garden

AnswerGarden is a new minimalistic feedback tool. Use it for real time audience participation, online brainstorming and classroom feedback.

iPad App

Website

Demonstration

AudioBoom

(Teachers only.) Share audio content online and completely free of charge with audioBoom. Post it on audioBoom and to other social networks.

iPad App

Website

Account needed

Aurasma

Aurasma allows your 2D images to come to life!  Pair an image with a video. Great for displaying student projects, explaining homework from the worksheet, or spicing up a newsletter.

iPad App

Website

Account needed.  App is needed to view video.

Adobe Aviary

Photo editing website. Use tools to edit photo or create memes; download your image.

iPad App

Website

AWW

A Web Whiteboard (AWW) is touch-friendly online whiteboard app that lets you use your computer, tablet or smartphone to easily draw sketches, collaborate with others and share them with the world using a link to your board.

Website

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BaiBoard

Cloud-based collaborative whiteboard

iPad App

Mac Store

Must be downloaded from Mac Store to work on Macbook or iMac.

Blabberize

Take your pictures and make them talk.

Website

How to Make a Blabber

Blendspace

Create digital lessons and bookmark resources. Use as a modern web quest or as a place to share digital student work.

Website

iPad App

Chrome App

Account needed; offers a Google Login.

Quick Start Video

Big Huge Labs

Helping you do cool stuff with your digital photos since 2005. You can use images to make projects such magazine covers, movie posters, and trading cards.

Website

Offers a Google Login

Book Creator

The simple way to create beautiful iBooks using drawing, text, pictures, videos, and voice. 

iPad App

Website

iPad App - $4.99

Paid app provides a library while the free app allows only one book creation at a time.

Free and paid accts on website

Bubbl.us

Use this as a mindmapping tool. Can share completed mind maps using a link.

iPad App

Website

Account Needed

Can create 3 free mind maps and then you would need to upgrade your account.

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Cam Scanner

Turn your phone and tablet into scanner for intelligent document management. Share/create, print, and fax  PDF or JPEG formats. Make annotations, extract text from images for further editing, invite friends/colleagues to comment on documents.

iPad App

Website

Account needed

Canva

Create your own graphics for presentations, social media, and more.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Account needed. Offers a Google Login.

Tutorial

Capzles

Capzles helps anyone create beautiful, interactive, rich-media timelines online using videos, photos, text, music, audio and most documents.

Website

Account needed

Video Tutorial

ChatterPix Kid

 

Take a picture and make it talk!

 30 seconds to record your video.  Add stickers and text to personalize.

ChatterPix Kid iPad App

Make Anything Talk

Class Dojo

Class Dojo helps teachers, parents, and students safely share wonderful classroom moments. Use as a way to manage your classes.

iPad App

Website

Account needed

Getting Started with Class Dojo

Classflow

ClassFlow’s easy lesson building tools enable you to quickly create lessons, assessments, and assignments for use in and out of the classroom.

Teacher Site

Student Site

Account needed

What’s New In Classflow

Classtools.net

Create free games, quizzes, activities and diagrams in seconds!  Host them on your own blog, website or intranet!

Website

Click here for a short intro video.

Comic Life

Whether it is photos of friends or hand drawn comic characters, Comic Life is the ultimate app for turning your images into a comic.

iPad App

Website

Ask a Tech Staff member for serial numbers

Introducing Comic Life 2

Croak.it

Voice recording app - Discover, create and collect 30 second audio snippets ("Croaks") from around the world and follow the people you want to stay updated about.

iPad App

Click here for a video tutorial. (Ipad information runs from beginning to 4:20. Web version currently unavailable).

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Daisy the Dinosaur

A coding app with a drag and drop interface that teaches the basics of coding.

iPad App

Click here for a tutorial

Diigo

This is an online bookmarking tool that also gives users the ability to annotate documents collaboratively.

Website

Chrome Ext.

Account needed

Click here for help getting started with the Chrome Ext.

Discovery Education

Discovery Education offers a portfolio of opportunities for districts to meet students where they want to learn in the digital age.

Website

Chrome App

On an ipad, go to mobile.discoveryeducation.com

Dipity

Create interactive timelines that integrate video, audio, images, text, links, social media, location, and time stamps.

Website

Click here for a tutorial on Dipity

Account needed

Doodle Buddy

Doodle Buddy lets you finger paint with your favorite colors and drop in playful stamps.

iPad App

Click here for a tutorial, ideas, and examples

Draggo

Use this online bookmarking tool to save, organize, and share links.

Website

Click here for a tutorial

Account needed

Draw & Tell

Use this app to draw, color, decorate with stickers, create animations and record stories. 

iPad App

Click here for a brief tutorial and project example video

iPad App - $2.99

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Easel.ly

Create and share visual ideas with infographics using templates if desired.

iPad App

Website

Account needed
Offers a Google Login

Click here for more information, examples, and a tutorial

edu.Buncee

Create engaging lesson plans, stories, and presentations.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Account needed

Click here for edu.Buncee’s tutorial archive

Educreations

Educreations is an iPad App app that turns your iPad into a recordable whiteboard.  Awesome app for students to “show what they know” and for teachers to “flip” their classroom!

iPad App

Website

Account needed

Offers a Google Login

Click here for a tutorial, ideas, and examples

EdPuzzle

Enable self-paced learning with interactive lessons; add your voice and questions along the video.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Chrome Ext.

Account needed; offers a Google Login

Chrome is shortcut

Extension adds button in YouTube

Click here for a short tutorial video

EduCanon

Now known as PlayPosit.  See below.

Website

Chrome App

eMaze

Online presentation software that provides 3D templates; users can add video, audio, images and text to slides. It’s a powerful, enlivened version of traditional slideshows.

Website

Chrome Ext.

Account needed

Chrome extension is a shortcut

Click here for a website tutorial

Explain Everything

This is an awesome interactive whiteboard that provides a canvas to record actions, import video, add images, add audio files, and more.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

iPad App - $5.99

Videos can be saved to the camera roll

Free Chrome App

Click here for Explain Everything’s tutorial archive

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Facebook

Social media platform

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Account needed

Chrome is shortcut

Facetime

Make video calls from your iphone/ Mac

iPad App

Website

iPad App - $.99

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GarageBand

GarageBand is a full-featured recording studio, so you can make music anywhere you go. Voice recordings and podcasts are another option for use.

iPad App

Available Software on RCPS Computers

GarageBand Overview

Glogster

Glogster is an online tool that allows you to create interactive online posters, complete with text,images, graphics, audio, and video.

iPad App
Website

How Glogster Works
7 day free trial, Paid subscription account needed
Offers a Google Login

GoFormative

Create online assessments, classwork or homework. Get live results, and share students work/drawing for discussion.

Website

GoFormative Overview 
Account needed
Offers a Google Login

Google +

At its core, Google Plus is an interest-based platform where like-minded individuals communicate, collaborate and create as a community.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Google account needed.

Chrome is shortcut

Google Classroom

Classroom helps teachers save time, keep classes organized, and improve communication with students. Classroom is designed to help teachers create, collect, and grade assignments paperlessly, including time-saving feature and automatic organization.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App 

Google account needed.

Google Communities

Groups or forums where users can share specific questions, comments or content relating to a particular topic with other users who are just as interested in the conversation.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Google account needed.

Google+ Chrome App takes you to communities.

Google Docs

Create, edit, and collaborate with others on document.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Google account needed.

Google Draw

Create, share, and edit drawings, diagrams, etc.

Website

Chrome App

Google account needed.

Google Drive

Store your files securely and access them from any device using Google Drive. You can also open and edit your files from any device.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Chrome Ext.

Google account needed.

Chrome extension saves to drive.

Google Earth

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Google Earth lets you fly anywhere on Earth to view satellite imagery, maps, terrain, 3D buildings, from galaxies in outer space to the canyons of the ocean.

iPad App

Website

Google Forms

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Google Forms is a tool that is part of Google Drive for creating surveys, tests, or web input forms.

Website

Chrome App

Google account needed.

Google Hangouts

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Use Hangouts to keep in touch. Message friends, start free video or voice calls, and hop on a conversation with one person or a group.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Chrome Ext-1

Chrome Ext-2

Google account needed.

Chrome extension-2 Scoot and Doodle

Google Keep

 Google Keep makes it easy to capture a thought or list for yourself, and share it with friends and family.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Chrome Ext.

Google account needed.

Various uses in extensions.

Google Maps

The Google Maps app for iPhone and iPad makes navigating your world faster and easier. Find the best spots in town and the information you need to get there.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Google account needed.

Google Sheets

Create, edit, and collaborate with others on spreadsheets

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Google account needed.

Google Slides

Create a new presentation and edit with others at the same time.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Google account needed.

Google Sites

Google Sites is a structured wiki- and Web page-creation tool offered by Google as part of the Google Apps for Work productivity suite.

Website

Google account needed.

Google Storybuilder

Story Builder allows you to create mini-movies or video stories with the feel of Google Docs. You can also personalize the videos you create using the characters, story, and even music of your choosing and when you  finish you can share your final product with others.

Website

Google Street View

Explore world landmarks, discover natural wonders, and step inside locations such as museums, arenas, restaurants and small businesses with 360-degree images on Google Maps with Street View.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Google account needed.

Chrome app allows you to make movie

Goose Chase

Create a scavenger hunt for groups of people. Teams take and submit pictures and videos demonstrating their progress in an ongoing feed that can be displayed.

iPad App

iPhone App is free for up to 5 teams to use at a time

Accounts Needed for all users

Green Screen Animation & Drawing by Do Ink

An app for creating animated clips using photos, drawings, art "props", animations and sound. Great to pair with Green Screen productions

iPad App

$4.99

Can be combined in a Green Screen bundle pack

Animation Tutorials

Green Screen by Do Ink

Green Screen by Do Ink makes it easy to create incredible green screen videos and photos. Use it to explain ideas visually, to make more compelling presentations, and to tell stories that engage your audience.

iPad App

iPad App $2.99
Green Screen Tutorials

More Tips & Lesson Ideas

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Haiku Deck

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Haiku Deck is a free app that makes presentations simple, beautiful, and fun. Haiku Deck's core iOS and web apps, known as Haiku Deck Public are free! As a Haiku Deck Public user, you may create/share public presentations, viewable on any web-connected device.

Website

iPad App

Chrome App

Account Needed

Presentations can be exported to PowerPoint

More information and resources here

Hopscotch

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Hopscotch is a coding app that allows you to create and publish your own games instantly for anyone to play. Video tutorials are available within the app.

iPad App

Tutorial here

Hour of Code

Self-guided coding challenges for students. This is a great place to find introductory coding activities for students to try.

Website

Free

Students can only save progress with login/account

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iMovie

With a streamlined design and intuitive Multi-Touch gestures, iMovie lets you enjoy your videos and tell stories like never before.

iPad App

Software

More information, resources, and classroom ideas here.

I-nigma

i-nigma turns your camera into a sophisticated QR and barcode reader.

iPad App

I-nigma is the only one that allows you to “click and save” pictures from a Google Doc to your iPad App.

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Kahoot!

Game-based classroom response system. Students receive points based on the speed of their response! Kahoot motivates participation, is highly engaging and easy to use! Check out the public kahoots for pre-made resources that can be tailored to meet your needs.

Website - Students

Website - Teachers

Account needed for teachers; not for students

More information here.

Knight Lab

TimelineJS is an open-source tool that enables anyone to build visually rich, interactive timelines. Beginners can create a timeline using nothing more than a Google spreadsheet.

Website

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Lightbot

Lightbot is a programming puzzle game meant to introduce players to programming who may have little to no experience.

iPad App

iPad App - $2.99

Little Bird Tales

Digital Storytelling and digital publishing. Easy to use for reports, journals, creative writing, podcasts, commercials, history timelines, science experiments, drawing, ebooks, independent learning, collaborative learning

iPad App

Website

Account needed

Loupe Collage

Organize pictures into shapes.

Chrome App

*currently blocked but Ribbet does this too

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Make Beliefs Comix

Make Beliefs Comix provides comic strip making fun for kids of all ages.

iPad App

Website

Ad-free paid iPad app available

Mic Note & Voice Recorder & Notepad

Mic Voice contains voice recording for long or short pieces & notepad for notes. This is easy to use, edit, share, and save to Google Drive.

Chrome app

Website

Tutorial

Mindmeister

MindMeister is an online mind mapping tool that lets you capture, develop and share ideas visually.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Maps can be converted into presentation format.
Offers a Google Login.

Mixbook

Easily Create Photo Books, Scrapbooks, Photo Cards, Yearbooks and Calendars in minutes with our simple online scrapbooking software.

iPad App

Website

Collaboration options

myHistro

Watch and read thousands of fascinating timelines, or create your own. Complete with text, video and pictures to create a dynamic timeline mashup.

Website

Account needed

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Nearpod

Easily create interactive lessons in minutes for your next class. Import files (pdf, ppt, jpg) or Google slides and add interactive activities, websites, and videos to keep your students engaged in their learning.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Account needed

Free and paid version available

Newsela

Newsela builds reading comprehension through daily articles at the reading level of your students.

Website

iPad App

Chrome App

Account needed

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Padlet

Padlet is a digital canvas to create beautiful projects that are easy to share and collaborate on.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Chrome Ext

Pages can be password protected and accessed by a short code or qr code.  Offers a Google Login.

Video Tutorial

Paper

Drawing app. Capture and connect your notes, photos, and sketches. Create checklists, spotlight details in photos, and sketch diagrams with unbeatable speed and ease — Paper is like a wall of sticky notes for everything that inspires you.

iPad App

Pic Collage/PicKids

Combine photos, Youtube videos, funky fonts, sassy stickers and cute cutouts to create the prettiest collages you'll ever see.

iPad App

Video Tutorial

PicMonkey

Editing your photos is easy; add filters, frames, text, and effects .

Website

Chrome App

Account needed

Piktochart

Take your visual communication to the next level,

without hiring a professional designer. Create infographics, reports, posters, and presentations.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Account needed
Offers a Google Login

Video Tutorial

Pinterest

Pinterest is a visual discovery tool that you can use to find ideas for all your projects and interests.

iPad App

Website

Chrome Ext.

Account needed

Extension is “Pin it” Button.

Pixlr

Work in layers, replace color,

transform objects, and more -

all from your browser.

Website

Chrome App

Account needed

Pixton

Pixton is an award-winning tool that gives students a fun, new way to express themselves in the colorful graphical format of comics.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Account needed

PhotoSpeak

Transform any portrait photo into a moving 3D avatar that repeats your every word.

iPad App

PlayPosit

(fka EduCannon)

Add any of seven interactive question types and rich media into the video's timeline to actively engage on mobile or web devices.

Website

Chrome App

Account needed
Offers a Google Login

Video Tutorial

Plickers

Plickers lets you poll your class for free, without the need for student devices. Just give each student a card (a "paper clicker"), and use your iPhone or iPad to scan them

iPad App

Website

Account needed

Video Tutorial

Plotagon

Students create instant, animated videos just by writing a script.

iPad

Website

Video Tutorial

Pocket

Don’t lose track of the interesting things you find or letting tabs build up; just save them to pocket.

Website

Ipad App

Chrome App

Chrome Ext.

Poll Everywhere

Ask your audience a question with the Poll Everywhere app; Audience answers in real time using mobile phones, Twitter, or web browsers; See your response live on the web or in a PowerPoint presentation

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Account needed

Chrome app adds Polls in Google Slides.

Popplet

Popplet is a mind-mapping tool to capture and organize your ideas.

iPad App

Website

Free version on iPad allows you to create only one. Download or take screenshot then delete to create multiple popplets.

Web-based free version allows ten (10) to be created.

Video Tutorial

Powtoon

Make your own animated videos and animated presentations for free.

Website

Chrome App

Account needed
Offers a Google Login

Video Tutorial

Prezi

Online presentation software that uses motion, zoom, and spatial relationships to bring your ideas to life and make you a great presenter.

Editor iPad App

Viewer iPad App

Website

Account needed

Video Tutorial

Puppet Pals/ Puppet Pals Director’s Pass

Puppet Pals 2

Create your own unique shows with animation and audio in real time!  Simply pick out your actors and backdrops, drag them on to the stage, and tap record.

Puppet Pals iPad App

Puppet Pals 2 iPad App

Puppet Pals Director’s Pass iPad  App - $3.99 Free version is very limited.

Video Tutorial

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Quicktime

Not only can QuickTime Player play your movies, it can record a movie from your camera, or record the screen of your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. It can also record audio from a microphone or record the screen of your Mac.

Available Software on RCPS Computers

Video Tutorial on using QuickTime for recording purposes.

Quizlet

Quizlet is a free website providing learning tools for students, including flashcards, study and game modes.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Account needed for teacher.

Offers a Google Login.

Quizizz

Create engaging multiplayer quiz games in minutes, students play at their own pace in class or at home, and then you get great data at the end.

Website

Create a teacher account at quizizz.com and have students join games with pin # at join.quizizz.com

QR Code Generator

QR code creation website; Paste in a website and have a qr code automatically created.

Website

Chrome App

Learn more - What is a QR code?

To view a QR code on a device, you will need a reader app, like I-nigma  (see above).
More Resources

QR Stuff

QR code creation website; Paste in a website and have a qr code automatically created.

Website

Video Tutorial
Learn more -
What is a QR code?
To view a QR code on a device, you will need a reader app like I-nigma (see above).

More Resources

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ReadWriteThink - Timeline

Timeline creation website displaying events with labels, text, and photos

iPad App

Website

No account needed
Images need to be uploaded from a device

Realtime Board

Never get lost in endless email chains and numerous messengers — gather feedback and provide comments, mark things up and see the updates in real-time.

Website

Chrome App

Chrome Ext.

Quick Tour

Account needed
Offers a Google Login

Remind

Safe classroom communication tool for parents, teachers, and students. Send text or email  messages without giving out your number.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Account needed
Offers a Google Login

Ribbet!

Ribbet is a free online photo editor and collage maker with beautiful filters, seasonal effects, touch-ups, stickers, and fonts.

Website

Chrome App

No account needed
Basic Tutorial

Directions for “head swapping” effect

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Scratch Jr.

With ScratchJr, young children (ages 5-7) can program their own interactive stories and games. In the process, they learn to solve problems, design projects, and express themselves creatively on the computer.

iPad Apps

Website

Chrome App

Free app for iPads and Android tablets; new for Chromebooks

Screencast-o-Matic

A free, fast recording app to create a video file, short tutorials, visual presentations, and communicate while you demonstrate.

Free Software Download

15 minute recordings, screen & webcam recording, ePublish to YouTube, save as a video file.

*Request download access from a tech staff member.

SeeSaw

Student driven digital portfolios--student work can be shared with classmates, parents, or published to a class blog, giving students a real audience for their work and offering parents a personalized window into their child's learning.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Free app for iPhone & iPads; upload photos, videos, drawings, text note links and pdfs

Sendvid

Upload and share videos instantly. It's free and simple. No signup required.

Website

No sign in required but offers a Google login option for saving video uploads.

Scribble Maps

Easily create and share maps with friends, embed maps on websites, and create images or pdf.

Website

Chrome App

Scribblify

Drawing and painting app with huge selection of Brushes, kaleidoscope and mirror drawing modes, advanced color effects, present backgrounds.

iPad App

Website

Available as an app for iPhones, iPads, and Androids

Scoodle Jam

Students use built in graphic organizers, templates, and projects to write, draw, type, and add photos to explore concepts, illustrate and share their learning.

iPad App

Website

Paid iPad app. Using Edmodo credentials, students login to turn in Scoodle Jam-created assignments, save their work to their Edmodo profile, and sync canvases to collaborate with a partner on the same page

Showbie

Showbie keeps you and your students organized on any device.

Website

Ipad App

Chrome App

Account needed

Show Me

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Turn your iPad into your personal interactive whiteboard! ShowMe allows you to record voice-over whiteboard tutorials and share them online.

iPad App

Website

Similar to educreations! Only no text/typing tool, and clearing the recording is hard to clear

Shutterfly

Create photo books, personalize photo cards & stationery, and share photos.

iPad App

Website

Sketchpad 3

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Drawing and painting app to doodle, sketch or draw,write lists or memos, or jot down notes during lectures.

iPad App

Chrome App

Free; available on iPhone

Skype

Share, message, and call with group video on mobile and tablets.

iPad App

Website

Chrome Ext.

Need an account; free

Extension is shortcut.

Smore

Create newsletters and flyers with customizable templates.

Website

Account needed; Works on iPads

Socrative

Use real time questioning to assess students.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App (student)

Use on all devices and browsers; teacher reports; free account

Sock Puppets

Create your own lip-synched videos by adding puppets, props, scenery, and backgrounds.

iPad App

Free iPad App

Spark Page

(fka: Adobe Slate)

Turn your next newsletter, report, invitation or travel adventure into a gorgeous visual story. Spark Page creates a stunning layered vertical slide show.

iPad App

Website

Account needed - works for all Adobe apps
Offers a Google Login

Spark Post

Adobe Spark Post is the fun and fast way to create stunning graphics for all occasions. Get started in seconds with professionally designed, eye-catching templates you can tweak in simple steps.

iPad App

Website

Account needed - works for all Adobe apps
Offers a Google Login

Spark Video

(fka: Adobe Voice)

Use pictures, audio, and text to easily create professional slideshow videos in minutes.

iPad App

Website

Account needed - works for all Adobe apps
Offers a Google Login

StickAround

Play, design, and share labeling and sorting activities.  App comes with an assortment of puzzles--students drag stickers from the tray to their correct spots on the background before time runs out.

iPad App

Website

iPad App - $2.99; share puzzles by email, Dropbox, Google Drive

Stop Motion

Create beautiful stop motion animated movies anywhere instantly on your device.

iPad App

Free; easy to share; iPad app add-ons for purchase

Storybird

Use illustrations to inspire students to write stories: picture books for K-5, longform chapter books for Grades 5-9, and poetry for everything in-between.

Website

Chrome App

No student emails; students cannot upload artwork; free
Offers a Google Login

StoryboardThat

Create comics with six layout choices using poseable characters, creative commons photos, or upload your own photos.

Website

Chrome App

Works on iPads; export to PowerPoint, Keynote, Google Slides or as a pdf; personal/group accounts; privacy settings. Offers a Google Login.

SumoPaint

Online image editor working in any browser.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Paid iPad app
Offers a Google Login

Symbaloo

Online bookmarking website, keeping all your favorite websites easily accessible when you create a homepage.

iPad App

Website

Chrome Ext.

With an account your favorites are available on any smartphone, PC, Mac, iPad and tablet

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Tagul

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An online word cloud generator that creates amazing and unique word clouds.

Website

Account needed. Offers a Google Login.
Upload custom shapes; Edit easily; Downloads as a vector or png

Tagxedo

Turns words into into a visually stunning word cloud.

Website

No account needed; Upload custom shapes; Downloads as jpeg or png

*Doesn’t Work Well in Chrome

TeleStory

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Use TeleStory to write, direct, and star in your own TV show.

iPad App

No account needed

Tellagami

Create an avatar and record your voice to make 30 second videos.

iPad

Paid version’s recording time is 90 seconds, free version’s recording time is 30 seconds; no account needed

Thinglink

Thinglink allows teachers or students to add content inside any image - including photos, video and audio players, web links and more - that appear in the image when shared and viewed.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Account needed
Offers a Google Login

Timetoast

Online timeline creation website.

Website

Account needed

Today’s Meet

A back-chat/collaboration website that gives everyone a voice.

Website

Account needed; permanent transcripts, embedding option, paused rooms

ToonDoo

Toondoo lets you create comic strips and cartoons easily with just a few clicks, drags and drops.

Website

Account needed

Toontastic!

Creative video storytelling creation app with templates.

iPad App

No account needed unless you want to share on their hosted “Toontube”

Touch Drawing

Draw by touching the screen with your finger.

Chrome App

Touch Screen Compatible

Twiddla

Digital whiteboard to mark up websites, graphics, and photos, or start brainstorming on a blank canvas.

Website

No account needed

Twitter

Social media website; connect and get in the moment updates.

iPad App

Website

Chrome Ext.

Extension is shortcut.

Tynker

 Easy to use coding app for younger students as they learn fundamental programming concepts as they animate characters, fly drones, control robots, and publish apps.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Free account

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VideoNot.es

Take notes synchronized with videos.

Website

Chrome App

Integrates with Google Drive

Vimeo

Watch, upload, and share HD videos with no ads.

iPad App

Website

Chrome Ext.

Free account includes ½ GB upload a week

Extension is “vimeo to drive.”

Vocaroo

Upload, record, and share voice recordings.

Website

Use QR code feature to send your recording

Voice Recorder

Create recordings from your iPad or iPhone.

iPad App

Save your recording as a video and share with other apps

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Weebly

Weebly makes it surprisingly easy to create a high-quality website or blog.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Wevideo

Make and share videos using WeVideo’s online video editing software.

iPad App

Website

Chrome App

Tutorial

Wheel Decide

Set your own custom choices and then spin the wheel to make a random decision.

Website

Bookmark wheels to use over and over again.

Wizer

Create and assign digital worksheets.  

Website

Teachers can create their own or search and use ones already created.

Word Cloud with Google Drive

Create a word cloud from any text or google drive file.

Chrome Ext.

Wordle

Provide text and a word cloud will be generated. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text.

Website

*Doesn’t work well in Chrome

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YouTube

Watch, upload, and share educational videos within your organization.

iPad App

Website

See hints here for students to see videos that were at one point restricted, but are now approved.

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Zaption

Zaption provides free interactive video tools and ready-to-use video lessons to engage learners.

Website

Chrome App

Account needed
Offers a Google Login