Web 2.0 Tools

  • abcteach.com: Lesson plans for teachers
  • AirServer: An application that enables you to stream or mirror your iPad or iPhone onto computer for display
  • Animoto: Very user-friendly video creation software
  • Aviary - Photo editing website
  • BiblioNasium: A read and share book community for kids
  • Bitly: Tool to shorten links
  • Bitstrips: Create your own personal Emojis, comic strips, storyboards, and more
  • Blabberize: Upload a picture and make it talk
  • Blendspace: Create lessons with digital content in 5 minutes: Free Blendspace Teacher Resources
  • Bozemanscience: Paul Andersen, a science teacher in Bozeman, MT has created hundreds of science videos that have been viewed millions of times by students and teachers around the world
  • Citation Fox: Website designed to help with the construction of citations in APA style
  • CK12.Org Flex Books: Help for various science and math topics.
  • Codecademy:  Interactive site designed to teach students ways to learn computer coding
  • Code Studio: Another introductory site aimed at introducing student to the world of coding
  • Delicious.com: Website that allows users to share and organize popular links
  • Digital Public Library of America: A wealth of digital resources (perfect for units on primary sources)
  • Dipity: Interactive timelines that allows students to create multimedia timelines
  • Easelly: Create and share visually stunning infographics
  • Edistorm: Online brainstorming and planning that allows real time collaboration
  • Edpuzzle: Easily create and insert questions, comments, or videos into existing Youtube or Teachertube videos
  • Flocabulary: Flocabulary is an online library of educational hip-hop songs and videos for grades K-12
  • Flipsnack: Take a boring PDF and turn it into an engaging flipbook. 
  • Funbrain.com: Curriculum based games and puzzles
  • Geocube: Geocube provides an accessible way to read, see, and watch what geography is and what geographers do. 
  • Glogster: Easily create online multimedia posters
  • Hootsuite : Social media management dashboard
  • Kahoot!: An interactive question and answer platform used for engaging and assessing every student
  • Khan Academy:  Learn about math, art, computer programming, economics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, finance, history
  • LitPick: Teen and pre-teen literature reviewed by kids
  • LiveBinders: Collect and organize your resources in a neat and easy to use system
  • Marqueed: Website that allows users to collaborate and annotate on an image in a similar fashion to Google Docs
  • MindMeister: Online Mind Mapping and Brainstorming - Collaborate and share your brainstorming and planning
  • myHistro: Watch and read thousands of fascinating timelines, or create your own. Complete with text, video and pictures to create a dynamic timeline mashup. 
  • My Story Maker: Control all aspects of your story, complete with characters and scenery
  • Nearpod: Classroom tool for teachers to engage students with interactive lessons & assessments that students can access on any device
  • Newsela: Unlimited access to hundreds of leveled news articles and Common Core–aligned quizzes, with new articles every day. Allows students to modify articles to any reading level
  • Nota : This collaboration tool allows for real time editing of the web page to create scrapbook-like whiteboard wiki
  • Notability: Combine handwriting, photos and typing to bring your projects to life. Add as much detail as you like with a variety of colors and fonts
  • PicLits: Creative writing and e-learning site that matches beautiful images with carefully selected keywords in order to inspire students
  • Picture Book Maker: Create your own picture book
  • Quick Key: Give and grade Quick Key Quizzes online, on a ChromeBook, or on paper using this software
  • Remind: A safe way for teachers to text message students and stay in touch with parents
  • RubiStar: Rubric making website with pre-prepared templates
  • Science Netlinks: Connects K-12 teachers, students, and families to STEM resource
  • Skype: Get together visually online
  • Share My Lessons:  Free teaching resources and how thousands of educators connect, inspire and share
  • Shazam: Ever hear a song and wonder who sings it or what it's called? Shazam is your answer for that
  • Smart Exchange: Find SmartBoard lessons, images and games
  • Smithsonian's Seriously Amazing: Interesting facts on user-friendly site
  • Smore: Beautiful newsletter template and software
  • Snapshot: Launch your camera instantly to capture the moment
  • Socrative: Socrative lets teachers engage and assess their students with educational activities on tablets, laptops and smartphones
  • Spicynodes: Entice visitors to explore and savor the experience of visiting your web site
  • StoryBird: Make your own book
  • Story Jumper: Another website that allows users to make their own book
  • Study Island: Teacher made custom material
  • SweetSearch: SweetSearch is A Search Engine for Students. It searches only credible Web sites approved by Internet research experts
  • Tagxedo: Turns words -- famous speeches, news articles, slogans and themes, even your love letters -- into a visually stunning word cloud, words individually sized appropriately to highlight the frequencies of occurrence within the body of text
  • TeacherVision: Lesson plans website
  • TED Ed Lessons: Create and share lessons built around YouTube videos
  • Tellagami: Can make an avatar, record voice, free, click share button and it you can send it through the website link
  • Today's Meet: Get together for online discussions
  • Touch Cast: TouchCast creates an interactive presentation that mixes video with web content. The app lets you record a video and overlay elements such as web pages, maps, photos, Twitter streams, polls, quizzes and more. Users watching the video can click on these multimedia elements and interact with them while the video continues to play
  • Voki: Make a talking head
  • Voxer (push-to-talk app that is differentiated from others by providing live voice that is simultaneously recorded, delivered over a any data network, and stored in the cloud.)
  • We Video WeVideo is the leading online video creation platform for video editing, collaboration, and sharing across iPhone, iPad, Android, Chromebook, MAC, PC
  • Weebly: Easy to use website creation site
  • Wordle : A toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide
  • Wonderopolis: Provides "Wonders of the Day" by allowing students to pick a "Wonder" to explore and then research
  • WorkFlowy: Organizational tool that makes life easier. A user-friendly way to take notes, make lists, collaborate, brainstorm, and plan
  • Yolink Education: Use yolink and EasyBib to seamlessly perform your research and create citations. Also help students to effectively scan web pages, browse ebooks, and mine for information
  • You Are What You Read: Online website for kids about books, reading, authors, games 
  • Youngzine: Online news magazine for school age children. Provides an educational, entertaining, yet safe way for kids (and adults) to get the latest news
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