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Apps for Education

Apple in Education - Take a look at the best reviewed apps for learning.
IEAR.org - Educators review the best iPad apps for education.

Award Maker
Certificate Creator - Make and print certificates.
Create Your Own Awards - Create and print personalized certificates and awards.

Backchanneling, Feedback Response, Wall Boards
Lino It Online Stickies - Create a digital bulletin board.
Primary Wall - Using a sticky note concept, teachers and students collaborate and post comments in real-time.
Today's Meet - Live stream collaboration chat tool for students to make comments, ask questions, get feedback.
Socrative - Create quizzes, games, questions and have students respond immediately feedback with iPod/iPad.
Zondle - Teacher creates online quiz. Students play games individually or in teams via iPods to answer questions.
Blogs and Wikis
Blogger - Create your own free Blog by Google.
Edmodo - A way to connect teachers and students, engage and learn both inside and outside the classroom
EduBlog - Educational blog site.
Kidblog - Free, safe and simple blogging site for students.
PBWorks Wiki - Create your class Wiki.
WikiSpaces - Wiki site for educators.

Bookmarking Sites

Diigo - Bookmark, highlight, save notes, pictures, and screen shots.
SymbalooEDU - Organize your teacher resources in one place.
Only2Cilcks - Bookmark all you favorite websites.

Common Core Lesson Planning

Common Core Planner - Integrate and track common core standards into your lesson plans.
Learn Zillion - Videos and lesson plans for the common core standards.


Curriculum Education Resource Links

Illuminations - Resources for teaching math.
LiveBinders - A workspace created for educators to share and categorize educational resources.
National Geographic Edu - Teacher resources, activities, projects, news, mapping, multimedia and geo-literacy.
ReadWriteThink - Interactive lessons for improving teaching and learning of English and language arts.
Real Classroom Ideas - An online library of classroom resources you can really use.
ScienceNetLinks - Find science lessons and tools for K-12.
Thinkfinity - Thousands of free educational resources and lessons for teachers.
TeacherFileBox - A selection of state standards-correlated teaching resources.
Web 2.0 Cool Tools for Schools - A list of collaborative tools that can be used in the classroom.
Flashcards
Brain Flips - Create flashcards and study cards. Study your cards with quizzes, games and assessment tools.
Flash Card Maker
- Make your own flash cards and print them out, or quiz yourself online.
Study Shack
- Create flash cards and quiz yourself online, or download the app and quiz yourself on the go.

Quizlet - Make and print your own flash cards and/or play games using those cards online or download the app.
File Converter
Zamzar - Use this tool to send and share large files.

Game and Puzzles

ClassTools.net - Create free educational games, quizzes, activities and diagrams in seconds.
Crossword Puzzles - Create your own crossword puzzle.
Puzzle Maker - Make your own word search, criss-cross, mazes, double puzzles, letter tiles, and more.

Global Collaboration Tools
21st Century Schools - Guide for professional development curriculum design and many collaboration sites.
ePals - Select a project. Find a classroom from another part of the world. Start collaborating.
Global Classroom Project - A place for students and teachers to share, learn, and collaborate on a global stage.
Global School Net - Supports 21st century learning and academic performance with content driven collaboration.
iEarn - Learning from others around the world.
Postcrossing - Send a postcard and receive a postcard back from a person somewhere in the world.
QuadBlogging - Sign up your class to be partnered with three other classes from all over the world.
Taking IT Global - Empowering students to understand and act on challenges in the world.

Graphic Organizers and KWL Charts

Graphic Organizers - Graphic organizers by Houghton Mifflin.
Interactive Graphic Organizers - Online, interactive graphic organizers students can type on and print out.
Popplet - Create individual or group graphic organizers and share or print.

Maps

Map Maker Interactive - Create interactive, customized maps in many regions and modes.
My Great Maps - Create customs maps by drawing and labeling to save and print out.
Super Map Maker - Create maps by drawing and adding names and symbols, fill in regions, states, and areas.


Math Tools
IXL - Math resources for K-8..
Metric Conversion Calculator
- Use this tool to convert area, volume, length, weight, and temperature.
National Library of Virtual Manipulatives - Great interactive online math tools for grades K-12.
TenMarks
- Create interactive math assignments mapped to state and core curriculum standards for grades 2 -12.
That Quiz
- A skills site for teachers to track student progress in math practice and testing.

Project Based Learning

Project Based Learning Checklist - Checklists to support Project Based Learning and evaluation.

Rubrics

Kathy Schrock's Rubric Guide - A variety of student, multimedia, web 2.0, and curriculum subject rubrics.
RubiStar
- Create your own rubrics or choose from an existing one.

Storyboards
Storyboard Organizer - A pdf storyboard plan containing six storyboard boxes and lines for writing.
Storyweb
- A pdf storyweb plan containing boxes for slide content, transitions, music, voice and notes.
Spelling Tools

SpellingCity - Create and practice spelling words, site words, color words, and more.
Wordly Wise - Language arts and vocabulary games and activities.
Timers and Random Name Pickers
Countdown Timer - Enter in a time or choose a soundtrack song and count down the time.
Online Stopwatch - Simple, fast online stopwatch and online countdown timer .
Random Name Picker - Enter student names, choose from 3 choices of name picker tools, embed into a website.
URL Shortener
Bitly - Shorten long URLs
Google URL Shortener - Shorten long URLs into shorter ones.


Videos

Brain Pop
- Educational videos for all subject areas.
Gamequarium
- 1000's of learning videos for all curriculum topics.
Khan Academy
- Learn 1,000's of things for free by watching these tutorial videos
NeoK-12
- Educational videos, games and lessons for grades K-12.
PBS Learning Media
- Thousands of videos in many subject areas and grade levels.
Schoohouse Rock Videos
- Find the lyrics and watch the videos for all subjects of Schoolhouse Rock.
TedEd Videos
- Educational videos you can flip and customize to meet your classroom needs.
Watch Know Learn - Free educational videos organized by subject and age level.

Worksheets and Printables

Super Teacher Worksheets - Thousands of printables for every subject including graphic organizers and KWL.

YouTube Filters
SafeShare TV - Copy and paste a YouTube URL into this tool and it will eliminate all the distractions of ads.
TubeChop - Cut or chop sections of YouTube videos. Embed or link just what you want to use.
Quiet Tube - Watch YouTube videos without the distractions.