Online Tools

  • This page contains a list of free online resources that you can use yourself or with your students.  Click on the name to learn more about each resource but check back often as this list will be updated regularly.

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    • Diigo is a social bookmarking resource that will allow teachers and students to share what they are learning, researching and discovering on the Internet.

    • Edmodo is social learning in action. This free digital classroom environment mirrors other common social networking sites (most like Facebook) in order to engage students in learning.

    • Kahoot! is a fun learning game that uses a series of multiple-choice questions to engage students in learning.
       
    • Kidblog is an online resource where teachers and students can create, share, discuss and manage publication of ideas.

    • Padlet is a blank space; a bulletin board, a place for notes, thoughts, moods, anything.  It is a digital space to create, share and collaborate, collect students ideas and brainstorm.

    • Plickers is a powerfully simple tool that lets teachers collect real-time formative assessment data without the need for student devices.

    • Quizizz is a super-fun way to conduct quizzes in your classroom. Great for conducting a quick review, pop quiz or even individual classwork. Build your own quiz or pull from the question bank.

    • Socrative allows teachers to create simple online quizzes that students can take quickly on laptops, tablets or their own smartphones.

    • Symbaloo EDU a personal online desktop, which helps users in managing favorite sites and services.

    • VoiceThread.EDU is a collaborative, multimedia slide show that holds images, documents, and videos and allows people to navigate slides and leave comments.

    • Wikispaces a simple web page where groups, friends, classmates and other collaborative partners can edit together.