Create an app!
Little Bird Tales
Create an account for you and your students (very easy process). Allows students to draw or import images. Other features include a text box for each page and the ability to record your own voice. Can be embedded into a webpage.
Create an account for you and your students. Storybird reverses the process of visual storytelling by starting with the image and "unlocking" the story inside. Choose an artist or a theme, get inspired, and start writing.
Create a virtual Poster
Create an animated presentation
Wordle is a tool for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. If you are planning for your students to print a wordle, please ask them to select one they like with a white background.
Student Login for Voki: https://www.voki.com/classroom/login_status.php
Voki enables users to express themselves on the web in their own voice using a talking character.
Edmodo provides a safe and easy way for your class to connect, collaborate, share content, and even access homework.
Prezi is a web-based presentation application and storytelling tool that uses a single canvas instead of traditional slides. Very dynamic tool that will grab your students' attention.
http://prezi.com/learn/getting-started/Prezi Tutorial: http://prezi.com/learn/getting-started/
Sign up for a free educators account and create amazing videos very easily.
Organize your resources online. It is like a three-ring binder on the web. See examples on Mrs. Barnett's webpage.
Wall Wisher is an online notice board maker. It gives you a virtual space where you can post short text notes in the same way that you could put post-it notes onto a notice board in your classroom. But this noticeboard can be shared between people all over the world. As well as text notes you can add images, video and links to other websites.
xtranormal is a website where users may use cartoons to make movies of their taste. They may publish their movies. Then, other users may watch the movies.
Cube Creator provide templates designed to break the writing process into six distinct parts. There are templates for writing biographies, mysteries, short stories, and a blank template that you can customize. Students enter the required information into the online template. When the template is completed, it can be printed with lines for cutting and folding to create an actual cube.
(summary from Free Technology for Teachers blog)
Piktochart transforms your information into memorable presentations.
Faublous site for primary sources.
Google Cultural Institute
Primary sources galore and virtual tours of famous landmarks