Websites to Know

Annotated Site Directory

  1. Powtoons

- http://www.powtoon.com/

- A good way to animate your prestentation

2. Scholastic Daily-Starters

- http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/daily-starter/teacher

- There are questions in certain subjects, and just simple fun facts. Who doesn't love to start the day with a fun fact?

3. Kahoot

- https://kahoot.it/#/

- Fun games to ask questions and see where kids are at.

4. Smores

-https://www.smore.com/app/dashboard

- Smores can be used for making flyers. This could be great for projects.

5. Scholastic The Stacks

- http://www.scholastic.com/kids/stacks/

- This has things such as book suggestions, games, blogs, and videos.

6. Edmodo

- https://www.edmodo.com/

- Educational social media. Can be used for teacher/student communication.

7. Brainpop

- https://www.brainpop.com/

- Brainpop has informational videos and games. Great for student exploration.

8. CoolMath

-http://www.coolmath.com/

-Cool math has fun games for all types of subjects.

9. Weebly

-http://www.weebly.com/

- Website builder

10. Symbaloo

- www.symbaloo.com

- Symbaloo is a place websites and such for students to go to.

11. YouTube

- www.youtube.com

- Of course everybody loves YouTube for videos.

12. Grammar Heads

-http://grammarheads.com/

- Grammarheads write songs for learning. On the website you can find videos.

13. Pinterest

- www.pinterest.com

- What can you not find on pinterest? Pinterest can be a way to even show what you've made.

14. Exit Ticket

- www.exittix.com

- Give something for the kids to do right before they leave.

15. Class Badges

-http://classbadges.com/

- Students can earn badges for achievements.

16. Class Dojo

-https://www.classdojo.com/

- Allows for feedback.

17. Socrative

-http://www.socrative.com/index.php

- This "student response system" is an app that helps engage the classroom.

18. Certificate Street

-https://www.certificatestreet.com/

- If you want to print out a certificate or award, you can find it here.

19. Google Doc

-https://docs.google.com

- Allows students to work on the same assignment at the same time. Also allows them to share with the teacher and the teacher give feedback.

20. Storybird

-http://storybird.com/

- Allows students to create their own stories.