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These are links to pages and/or updates that have been sent out in e-mails..

Annenberg Learning      

Epic!

100 Useful Website for students, teachers and librarians!

1001fonts.com - free downloads to make your projects pop a little more

4shared.com - free 5 GB online storage and file sharing

Adobe Spark - a suite of tools to create presentations, posters,  videos, and websites

Awwapp.com - online interactive whiteboard

Bighugelabs.com - do cool stuff it hour digital photos from posters to magazine covers and more

Bingobaker.com - create and generate hundreds of random cards in PDF

Blockposters.com- take your personal images and create a huge poster through segmentation

Cacoo.com - timeline creator

Canva.com - make beautiful posters, social media graphics and presentations

Cell.ly - send text messages to students, parents and others without sharing your private number

Citationmachine.net - help with citations including APA and MLA

Classbadges.com - award virtual badges to students for their accomplishments

Classtools.net - free games, quizzes and activities for classrooms K-12

Code.org - create classes and teach students to code the easy way

Commoncraft.com - explainer videos for teaching and a library of cutouts

Commoncurriculum.com- online lesson planning where yu can attach files, re-arrange lessons, collaborate with other teachers

Coursera.org - online courses from top universities

Coverr.co- public domain stock videos. Seven new videos a week

Croak.it - record voice messages in three simple steps

Dipity.com - create, share, embed, collaborate on interactive timelines incorporating video, audio, image, text, link, social media and more

Duolingo.com - language learning app

Easel.ly- create infographics from templates or on your own  

Easybib.com -help with citations including APA and MLA

Easypolls.net - create online polls for free.  Save them hen you create an account

Edweb.net - professional online networking via webinars for educators

Edutopia.com - online community dedicated to bringing quality resources to the K12 community of educators

Emaze.com - online presentation creator unlike standard presentation. Create attractive presentations with provided templates

Todoist.com - manage task/projects on and offline. Share tasks in a collaborative environment. Works with many different platforms

Everystockphoto.com- Creative Commons photos

Evernote.com-save, share and work on documents across devices

Flippity.net - use Google spreadsheets to create flash cards

Fotor.com - create collages or seamlessly photo stitch images into one picture

Geogebra.org - dynamic math software for geometry, algebra, calculus, and statistics Getkahoot.com - create interactive games, polls, surveys

Pocket.com- save anything you want to see online for later.  Includes social media apps so you can save from Twitter and other social media sites

Goo.gl - shortens URLs that can be tracked for statistics

Gosoapbox.com - student response system with integrated tools to check for understanding, play quizzes, and generate reports

Grammarbase.com- free grammar checker

Gutenberg.org - Project Gutenberg offers free e-books and audiobooks on works that are copyright free, most of which are classics

Hstry.co - interactive timeline includes quizzes, did you know sections. Add images and videos.  Allows students to interject via comments

Imagechef.com - use photos and texts to create a myriad of different products Imgflip.com/meme generator - use images, add text, create memes

Instapaper.com - save websites for future browsing. Perfect for research

Join.me - screen sharing with anyone on the web

Khanacademy.org -academic videos to learn almost anything

Kizoa.com - create videos with a multitude of options and no time limit

Knowledgehook.com- online game show that targets mathematics for all grade levels

Kwiksurveys.com - create unlimited surveys and polls

Libib.com -cloud based cataloging for beyond the library (think classroom libraries)

List.ly - curate and share lists as well as allow others to add to them

Makerbook.net - creative graphics

Marinaratimer.com - three different types of timers to help with classrooms, presentations et al.  Features pomodoro, custom and kitchen timers

Meez.com - avatar creator

Mentormob.com - online community creating and providing lessons for skills and hobbies

Mindmeister.com - online software with great visualization

Mindomo.com - mind map creator that can be used as a presentation tool as well

Moovly.com - interesting and different approach to presentations based on cartoon images and hand actions

Morguefile.com- free digital photos for projects that doesn't require citations

Online-convert.com - convert most any type of file, videos, documents etc,  into different formats

Openbadges.me - create badges for websites and blogs

Pablobuffer.com- use an image provided or your own, add amazing text, share with the world

Panopen.com -open educational resources which include quizzes, videos, PowerPoint slides

Photosforclass.com- Creative Commons images with attribution

Photopeach.com- video creator with a twist-literally!

Photopin.com- Creative Commons images with easy to find attribution

Piktochart.com - create infographics that can be shared.  Has a presentation mode and are downloadable

Pixteller.com - create online posters

Popplet.com-  create a board to collaborate with others anywhere anytime

Presentation tube.com - record and share quality presentations with free recording and video sharing platform

Purple-planet.com - Creative Commons music for digital projects

Quizzizz.com - create and play multiplayer games

Quozio.com - create beautiful quotes

Readwritethink.org - classroom resources for K12 classrooms created by NCTE

Remind.com - send text reminders of class work to students and parents without sending your cell phone number.  Create chats or send to individuals as well

Ribbet.com - online image editor

Scoop.it - web curation tool to share information

Screencastomatic.com- captures your screen to create and share videos/tutorials

Showbie.com- teacher creates account which allows students to upload their work

Slidedog.com - multimedia tool that allows the user to bring in different types of media from documents to videos and more into one presentation

Slides carnival.com - free templates for Google Slides

Smore.com - create informational posters for organizations, schools, newsletters and more

Snapguide.com - discover and create how-to guides

Spiral.ac - suite of tools to make learning g more engaging.  Includes student response quizzes (quickfire) , interactive presentations (discuss), and group work/collaboration (team up)

Stich.it -  copy and paste web sites into the box, this site will “stitch” or curate them into one web address

Studyblue.com - crowd sourced site with academic flash cards and notes

Sway.com- create and share interactive presentations, personal stories, reports and more

Tackk.com - create pages for anything from online posters to presentations to specific pages you build by inputting information and links

Teachwithmovies.org movie clips with lesson plans

Thenounproject.com - downloadable icons of all types

Timetoast.com- interactive timelines to create and share

Tripline.net - interactive maps you create with images, dates, and descriptions

Twiddla.com - web based, no sign in needed to collaborate online

Tynker.com- programs games, Mindcraft Mods and more

Visibletweets.com - display tweets during a conference or meeting via unique hashtag to see what others are sharing

Voxer.com- text messages with voice, photos and videos to share with groups

Videonot.es -  synchronize videos with your notesto share.  Click on the note to jump to that particular part of the video. Syncs with Google Drive

Visme.co - only site that create infographics, presentations, reports, and web content

Wevideo.com - create quick videos with the free version

Whatshouldireadnext.com - type in a title and it will generate a list of similar titles and subjectsWordpress.com - create a blog with a website look

Zaption.com - turn online videos into interactive learning experience you customize

Ziteboard.com - collaborate, brainstorm, create and plan with a whiteboard