Some of Mrs. Trimble's Favorites!
Make Beliefs Comix
Read Write Think
Zamzar - couldn't do without it
Maniac Tools - audio converter
Miro - download videos (requires software download)
Social Online Bookmarking
Find a picture from the collection and write a story about it. Others can comment. FREE. Once students are added to your class they will be given a username and password. Can download and print stories for small fee ($1.50). Could make this a fundraiser (??)
Toontastic - Google 3D Storytelling App
Voki (FREE) Avatar
WeVideo (Google App - see Mrs. Trimble for district login)
Xtranormal (FREE) Avatar movie
Video on Demand
Word It Out
Printing Press make brochures and newspapers
Other Useful Tools
Created by the Federal Trade Commission to teach kids ages 8-12 about advertising
Helps you shorten, share, and track your links
Make images talk
Changes Google search from white to black background.
Online community - secure social learning network
The easiest way to create floor plans
Online encyclopedia for kids. Great graphics. Kid-friendly text. Subscription Fee
Online interactive posters - use educational
A Google alternative safe SEARCH ENGINE for students
A free cloud-computing tool for building information dashboards. Aggregator used to feed all information into one location.
Anonymous response system - similar to posting sticky notes on your wall. Great for shy kids.
Create your own educational games, quizzes, surveys, websites, etc.
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