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NETS – National Education Technology Standards

The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Find Technology  Standards for Students, Teachers, Administrators, and Technology Coaches. 

Educational Websites, APPS,  

ADD-ONS, & Extensions

I have put together what I find is some of the best websites, APPS, Add-Ons and Extensions to be used in the classroom. Please contact me if you have any questions.

Websites

BookBub – Books

Epic – Books

Overdrive - must connect to Public Library – – Books

 

Class DoJo – Classroom Management

 

Digital Compass - Digital Citizenship - 6-8

Interland - Digital Citizenship

Be Internet Awesome -  - Digital Citizenship

 

Nearpod - Digital Interactive Assessment

Plickers – Digital Interactive Assessment

Kahoot - Digital Interactive Assessment

Quizziz - Digital Interactive Assessment

GoFormative - Digital Interactive Assessment

 

Font Finder - Fonts

Graffiti Creator - Fonts

Ransomizer

Faketicket

Myrebus 

BatchGEO – Geography

Geography and Trivia Game – Geography

Geoguesser – Geography

 

DESMOS - Math

Geogebra - Math

 

StoryTop – Story Creation

Scholastic – Story Creation

Slides – Story Creation

Story Builder - Create Your Own – Story Creation

Story Creator - Only for iPads – Story Creation

 

Aurasma – Virtual/Augmented Reality

Quiver – Virtual/Augmented Reality

Elements 4D – Virtual/Augmented Reality

 

EXTRAS

Breakout edu

Biodigital Human

Crystal Bridges

BrainPop

ZipGrade

www.freerice.com

Flash Cards

Free Software for Students

2D/3D/Art/Drawing/Creating

Flowchart/Diagram Creator

  • Draw.io (online diagram software)

Foreign Language

  • Duolingo (learn a wide variety of foreign languages)

Game Design

  • Unity (game design software)

Math/Science

  • Cymath (online math problem solver)
  • Desmos (online graphing calculator)
  • GeoGebra (online graphing calculator)
  • Mathway (online help for basic math, algebra, pre-algebra, calculus, pre-calculus, trigonometry, statistics, linear algebra, chemistry, and graphing)
  • Solar System 3D Simulator (as the name says; only available for Windows)
  • Space Engine (space exploration simulator)

Music Creation/Audio Recording

Utility

  • Cold Turkey Blocker (free version runs in your browser and helps you focus on your work with no online distractions)
  • f.lux (day/night cycle on the monitor’s brightness and color)
  • KeePass (password manager)

Video Creation/Editing

Writing/Citation Creation

  • LaTex (document preparation for scientific and technical writing; great for math and science papers)
  • Zotero (reference manager)

APPS for the Classroom

Art

Pixlr Express                                                                                  

Pixlr Editor - (Photoshop)

Cultural Institute                                                                           

 QuickDraw

 

Drawing

Google Drawing                                                                             

 Draw.io

LucidChart

 

Geography/History

Smarty Pins                                                                                    

Maps - Resources

GeoGuesser                                                                                   

Google Earth Engine - Video

 

Literacy/Cross-Curricular

Writing Navigator                                                                          

Newsela   Intro

Dogo news                                                                                   

 Vocaroo - online voice recorder

 

Math

Daum Equation Editor                                                                   

Fractions Wall

Geogebra

Science

BioDigital Human

Typing

Typing Club                                                                                 

Typing Test

More

 

Video Editing/ Screencasting

Nimbus                                                                                         

 WeVideo

Stupeflix - GSuite                                                                        

 VideoNot.es

 

EXTRAS

Timer                                                                                            

DocHub

More Apps

Creating APPs

Google ADD-ONS for the Classroom

Google Form Add-Ons

All Questions Required

FormRecycler

Choice Eliminator 2 - Video

Form Values

CheckItOut

FormRecycler

g(Math)

Form Ranger

Form Notifications

Form Publisher

Form Limiter

Simply send - Send the results of a form submission via email to people you have listed and/or the person completing the form

Google Docs Add-Ons

Lesson Plan tool for Docs - (OpenEd)

Easy Bib

ProWritingAid

g(math)

Table of Contents

Orange Slice - Teacher Rubric

Thesaurus

Open ClipArt

SAS Writing Reviser

Thesaurus

Kaizena

Lucidchart for Docs

Doc to Form- Create a form from text within a Google Doc

Google Sheets Add-Ons

Rostersync - Teacher Ed.

Flippity - Easily turn a Sheet into online flashcards.

Row Call - Sorts rows from your main sheet by the column you select and creates individual sheets for every unique cell in that column.

Mapping

Form Mule- Email Merge

Save as Doc

Sync Data

Pull the Paragraph - Alice Keeler

Flubaroo

Site Maestro - Manages Google Sites eportfolios

Copying Folders - Create a duplicate of a folder and its contents - prefer over Autocrat

Lucidchart for Sheets

Autocrat

EXTENSIONS FOR THE CLASSROOM

Assistant / Productivity

Extensity

GSuite Training

YouTube Full Fill

Bitmoji

Screencastify

Note Anywhere

Tab Scissors/Glue

AdBlockforYouTube

PrintFriendly&PDF - Removes ads, navigation and junk before your print.

DriveSlides

Tab ReSize

Send from gmail

Push Bullet - Brings all devices together

Black Menu

OmniDrive - search drive from omnibox

Last Pass - password manager - GREAT FOR KIDS

URL Shortener

Bit.ly

One Tab

TabCloud

Share to Classroom

Add to Classroom

WordCloud

Reader Pro - removes ads from articles online

Nimbus Screenshot

Timer

Office

Awesome Drive - brings Microsoft office to your DRIVE - open in Word, auto converts to DOC

Office Editing- View and edit Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files with Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides

Literacy

Read Write- Designed to help everyone engage with digital content in a way that suits his/her abilities and learning styles.

Grammarly

Fluency Tutor - Lets students record themselves reading and share with the teacher- Integrated with GC

Math

MBRuler

EquatIO

Other/ Cross-Curricular

EdPuzzle

Music Score Editor

Whiteboard

Draftback (video playback)

Dyslexia Chrome Extensions