What is the name of the technology tool?
What is the intended purpose of the tool?
|8/11/2017 11:51:48||Google Slides|
A web-based application in which presentations can be created, edited and stored online. Sharing options enable real-time collaboration with others. Files can be accessed from any computer with an Internet connection and a full-featured Web browser.
Animoto is a cloud-based video creation service that produces video slideshows from photos, video clips, and music. Teachers and students can utilize this tool as a way to develop digital storytelling projects
ChatterPix Kids - Simply take any photo, draw a line to make a mouth, and record your voice. Then share your Pix with friends and family as silly greetings, playful messages, creative cards, or even fancy book reports.
|8/11/2017 11:55:10||Lucid Chart|
Lucidchart is a web-based diagramming software which allows users to collaborate and work together in real time to create flowcharts, organisational charts, website wireframes, UML designs, mind maps, software prototypes, and many other diagram types.
|8/11/2017 11:55:47||Lucid Press|
Lucid Press - Quickly create and share visual content for print or digital format. Create brochures, flyers, newsletters, reports, Digital Publications and magazines.
Mindmup is a simple, collaborative mind map tool that integrates with Google Drive.
Padlet is a free application that allows users to create an online bulletin board that students can use to collaborate on and share ideas. Create an account using your Jeffco Google log in. You can add images, links, videos, and more. Padlet can be projected to your whole class, used on individual devices, or embedded into a Schoology page.
Thinglink is an interactive image tool that provides users with the ability to turn any image into a multimedia launcher. Users can create multiple ""hot spots"" on specific parts of an image and turn the image into a multimedia launcher.
VoiceThread allows you to upload, share and discuss documents, presentations, images, audio files and videos. Comment on VoiceThread slides using one of five powerful commenting options: microphone, webcam, text, phone, and audio-file upload. Keep a VoiceThread private, share it with specific people, or open it up to the entire world.
|8/11/2017 13:31:15||ABC Mouse|
ABCMouse.com is a subscription-based educational website for kids age 2 to 6. This site is easy enough for even the youngest computer users to play games and do activities that will help them begin the journey into reading and other kindergarten skills. Kids earn points when they play games or complete an activity, which they can ""spend"" at a pretend online store.
Multi-grade level, multi-discipline web-based learning games
|8/11/2017 14:27:02||Digital Passport|
Web-based games and videos engage 3rd - 5th graders in independent learning around digital citizenship topics.
Discovery Education Streaming
Discovery Education partners with school districts to provide Digital textbooks, standards-aligned curricular resources, and transformative professional development to support schools as they make their digital transition and conversion.
|8/11/2017 14:28:37||Easy Bib|
EasyBib is an online resource to help students generate citations and create bibliographies.
Epic! is an all-you-can-read eBook library for kids 12 and under offering unlimited access to over 10,000 high-quality children's books, now including thousands of read-to-me and Audio books.
|8/11/2017 14:31:39||Google Chrome|
Google Chrome - Free web browser developed by Google. It can be used to add a variety of extensions and add-ons.
|8/11/2017 14:32:52||Google Classroom|
Google Classroom - A blended learning platform for schools that aims to simplify creating, distributing and grading assignments in a paperless way
|8/11/2017 14:34:09||Google CS First|
CS First is a free program that increases student access and exposure to computer science (CS) education through after-school, in-school, and summer programs.
|8/11/2017 14:35:01||Google Docs|
Google Docs - A web-based application in which documents can be created, edited and stored online. Sharing options enable real-time collaboration with others. Files can be accessed from any computer with an Internet connection and a full-featured Web browser.
|8/11/2017 14:35:54||Google Drawings|
Google Drawings allows users to collaborate and work together in real time to create flowcharts, organisational charts, website wireframes, mind maps, concept maps, and other types of diagrams.
|8/11/2017 14:39:53||Google Drive|
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. Sharing options enable realtime collaboration with other users.
|8/11/2017 14:40:38||Google Earth|
Google Earth - A geobrowser that accesses satellite and aerial imagery, ocean bathymetry, and other geographic data over the internet to represent the Earth as a three-dimensional globe.
|8/11/2017 14:45:29||Google Forms|
Google Forms - is a tool that is part of Google Drive for creating surveys, tests, or web input forms. Google forms allows anyone to create an easy to use web form, tie it to a spreadsheet where you can track and analyze results.
|8/11/2017 14:46:17||Google My Maps|
Google My Maps is your way to keep track of the places that matter to you. Easily make custom maps to remember your favorite places, explore new cities, or demonstrate understanding.
|8/11/2017 15:19:07||Google Sheets|
Google Sheets - A web-based application in which spreadsheets can be created, edited and stored online. Sharing options enable real-time collaboration with others. Files can be accessed from any computer with an Internet connection and a full-featured Web browser.Google Sheets -
|8/11/2017 15:20:01||Google Sites|
Google Sites is a free and easy way to create and share webpages.
Kahoot allows users to create game based formative assessments using multiple choice questions. Kahoot provides a fun interactive platform for students which includes avatars, leaderboards, themes, and music. Teachers are provided with detailed class and student-level data.
|8/11/2017 15:22:36||Khan Academy|
Khan Academy is a personalized learning resource for all ages. The website offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empowers learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.
|8/11/2017 15:23:40||Kids A-Z|
With Kids A-Z, students can complete various interactive activities from the Raz-Kids, Science A-Z, and Headsprout products and update their robot avatars on mobile devices.
LearnZillion is a website with a database of over 2,000 short, teacher created and standards based lesson plans. The videos are broken down by grade level, by subject area (Math or ELA), and by standard.
Lexia Reading Core 5, Lexia Strageties
Lexia Reading Core 5 supports educators by providing differentiated literacy instruction for students grades pre-K-5.
MobyMax is an online resource that offers free math, language, and reading resources for K-8 teachers.
National Geographic Kids
Online access to the National Geographic Kids Magazine.
Newsela is a website that allows students to access news stories from several sources that match their reading level (measured by Lexile score) as well as age appropriateness. Teachers have access to hundreds of leveled news articles and Common Core-aligned quizzes, with new articles every day. Articles can be tranlated into Spanish.
|8/11/2017 15:41:02||NWEA MAP Testing|
The NWEA MAP Testing app enables students to take assessments using touchscreen technology.
|8/11/2017 15:42:51||PBS Kids Video|
PBS KIDS Video provides a safe, child-friendly viewing experience for all ages. New full episodes come out every Friday. Additionally, every week, the app will introduce your child to a â€œWeekly Pick,â€ a set of fun, educational videos that will engage them in reading, science, math and more.
|8/11/2017 15:44:04||Pebble Go|
PebbleGo is a research tool for young learners. It provides research databases that are expertly-leveled and easy to use and navigate.
|8/11/2017 15:45:13||Raz Kids|
RAZ Kids - Hundreds of interactive leveled ebooks for teachers to use along with quizzes and tests and reports.
Read & Write for Google
Read & Write for Google - Assistive technology for reading, writing, and language learning. Great for people with learning disabiliites, dyslexia, or visual impairments.
Screencast-o-matic is a screen capture software that can be used to create video from your screen (i.e. short lectures or course tours). It doesn't require any downloading or installing.
Screencastify - Allows you to record your screen activity for creating tutorials, etc...
Schoology is our district supported online course management system. It allows teachers to create and manage academic courses for their students online in a flipped clasroom environment. It provides teachers with a platform for managing lessons, engaging students, sharing content, and connecting with other educators.
|8/11/2017 15:49:43||RWT Timeline|
RWT Timeline - Timeline creator
Seesaw is a student-driven digital portfolio that empowers students to independently document what they are learning at school. Students can use photos, videos, drawings, text notes and links to show what they know. Seesaw portfolios can easily by shared with parents.
Starfall teaches basic English reading and writing skills. Primarily designed for preschoolers, kindergarteners, and first grade. Offers both free and subscription resources.
TestNav is a Pearson test delivery platform. Secure, reliable, and scalable, TestNav offers an engaging and interactive testing experience for students.
|8/11/2017 16:38:49||Typing Club|
TypingClub is an online keyboarding platform. Each lesson provides instant, meaningful feedback that encourages students to continue practicing. You will be able to track your studentâ€™s progress and customize lesson plans through your instructor portal.
TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books for young readers. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.
WeVideo is an online video creation program/website for video editing.
YouTube is a video-sharing website owned by Google. The site allows users to upload, view, and share videos. Available content includes video clips, TV show clips, music videos, short and documentary films, audio recordings, and movie trailers. Students have access to content that is approved for Jeffco.
|8/25/2017 15:06:01||TinkerCad||3D Printing|
Canva is a tool students can use to create digital graphics and infographics. Students can use existing templates or create their own designs. Canva is an excellent tool for creating posters, memes, logos and other digital graphics.
Powtoon is a tool students can use to create animated videos and presentations. Students can use Powtoon to easily explain their thinking in a creative cartoon.
Scratch allows you to program your own interactive stories, games, and animations. Scratch helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively - essential skills for life in the 21st century.
CommonLit is free reading passages for grade 5-12. They are common core aligned and offer paired text and text based questions and discussions online. You can assign reading passages to groups of students and have them complete the assignments online.
Create video responses and ignite presentations.
|9/3/2018 13:26:15||Pear Deck|
Formative Assessment within a presentation of Google Slides
Online digital reading log
Interland Be Internet Awesome-Google
Interland is an adventure packed online game that puts the key lessons of digital citizenship and safety into hands-on practice.
edublogs is a blogging platform for students. Write posts, moderate comments, upload photos and videos, and much more!