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All students have access to Microsoft Cloud based applications (Word, Excel, & PowerPoint) from any device. Go to https://cloud.keysschools.com/LoginPolicy.jsp †See your teacher or Library media specialist for login information.

All students also have a Google account set up through the school to access free Google apps (Docs, Slides, & Sheets) from any device.† See your teacher or school library media specialist for the login information.

Looking for a fun, engaging way to incorporate technology in your next activity or project?† Try one of the Web tools listed in this chart below.

According to Dictionary.com Web 2.0 tools are †ďa second generation in the development of the World Wide Web, conceived as a combination of concepts, trends, and technologies that focus on user collaboration, sharing of user-generated content, and social networking.Ē

The following chart contains a variety of tools that are
  • Accessible to English Language Learners and non-tech savvy users.
  • Free-of-charge
  • Appropriate for classroom use
Did you discover an awesome free tool that you would like included in this list?† If yes, please email Christine.Paul@keysschools.com to have it added.
Title Website Description
Animoto https://animoto.com Easily create musical slideshows
Bunkr http://bunkrapp.com/ Presentation tool
Class Tools http://www.classtools.net/ Create free games, quizzes, activities and diagrams in seconds!
Comment Bubble https://commentbubble.com/ Helps users pinpoint most and least effective parts of a video presentation.
Deekit https://www.deekit.com/ An online whiteboard. It is an unlimited canvas for you and your team to create content- together, in real time.
Digital Vaults http://www.digitalvaults.org/# The National Archives presents more than 1200 historical documents.
Draftback- Google Chrome Extension http://draftback.com/ Lets you play back any Google Docís revision history (for docs you can edit). Itís like going back in time over your own shoulder as you write.
Easelly http://www.easel.ly/ Create and share visual ideas
Edublogs http://edublogs.org/ Class blogs
Educaplay http://en.educaplay.com/ Create and share multimedia educational activities
Edueto https://www.edueto.com/ Teaching tool that allows educators to quickly create customized assignments and tests that target their studentís needs.
ESL Video http://www.eslvideo.com/index.php Free ESL resources, lessons, and activities for students and teachers of English as a second language.
Fotobabble http://www.fotobabble.com/ Create talking photos and slideshows
Haiku Deck https://www.haikudeck.com/ Presentation tool
Hstry https://www.hstry.co/ Create digital timelines
Hypothesis https://hypothes.is/ Brings a new layer to the web.† Use Hypothesis to discuss, collaborate, organize your research, or take personal notes.
Inklewriter http://www.inklestudios.com/inklewriter/ Write your own choose your adventure story.† Great for teachers and students looking to mix computer skills and creative writing.
Kahoot https://getkahoot.com/ Create a fun learning game in minutes made from a series of multiple choice questions. Add videos, images, and diagrams to your question to amplify engagement
Magisto http://www.magisto.com/ Uses emotion sense technology to create a powerful video using uploaded images and video.†
Nearpod
http://www.nearpod.com/ †
Interactive lessons, real time assessment. Across all devices.
Padlet https://padlet.com Allows people to express their thoughts on a common topic easily.† It works like an online bulleting board where people can post any type of content (e.g. images, videos, documents, text) anywhere on the page, together with anyone from any device.
Popplet http://popplet.com/ Use as a mind map to help students think and learn visually.
Prezi https://prezi.com Presentation tool
QR†Code† https://www.the-qrcode-generator.com/ Free QR Code generator
Quiver http://quivervision.com/ Coloring activities featuring augmented reality.
Quizizz http://quizizz.com/ Multiplayer activity that allows all students to practice together
Quizlet https://quizlet.com/ Simple tools to help you study anything.
Rubistar http://rubistar.4teachers.org Rubric generator
Screencast-o-Matic http://screencast-o-matic.com/home Upload PowerPoints and provide audio narration.
Stay http://www.stay.com/ Plan virtual trips
Sway https://sway.com/ Microsoft Presentation Tool
The Public Domain Project http://www.pond5.com/free Royalty free,† historic media files for your creative projects.
Thinglink http://www.thinglink.com/ An interactive media platform for creating more engaging content by adding rick media links to photos and videos.
Trello https://trello.com/ Collaboration board for managing projects individually or as a team.
Tripline http://www.tripline.net/ Make amazing interactive maps for past, present and future adventures.
Voice Thread http://voicethread.com/ Upload pictures and create audio narrative.† Audio comments can be lift by visitors.
Voki http://www.voki.com/ Speaking characters for education
Wordle http://www.wordle.net/ Generate word clouds.
Write About https://www.writeabout.com/ Built for schools to support the writing process
Zunal.com http://zunal.com/ Create short webquests.
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