Classroom Technology Tools

Websites to help you teach & engage students

AGoogleADay.COM

A Google A Day challenges help your students put their search skills to the test, and to get your classroom engaged and excited about using technology to discover the world around them.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW LESSON PLANS: http://www.google.com/insidesearch/searcheducation/lessons.html

The new A Google a Day on Google+ is here

Penzu Classroom

Penzu Classroom is designed to be used for education in the class. It was built for teachers to better manage their students and keep track of documents and assignments.

CLICK HERE TO VISIT SITE: http://penzu.com/classroom

Penzu Classroom

PADLET

Padlet takes the concept of a blank piece of paper, and lets you put whatever you want on it and share it with people. With the web, this takes this “blank piece of paper” concept and lets you do even more. Let me show you more about what I am talking about:

http://web.appstorm.net/reviews/media-reviews/padlet-a-blank-slate-on-the-web-to-collaborate-with-others/


CLICK HERE TO VISIT SITE: http://padlet.com/features

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Power My Learning

PowerMyLearning eliminates the hard work and guesswork that goes into finding and using the most engaging free activities on the web. Our team of educators has carefully curated thousands of academic games, videos, and interactives and then tagged them by subject, grade, Common Core Standard, and more. PowerMyLearning also provides a powerful set of free tools to help personalize instruction and support student-driven learning in school and out of school.

CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT MORE: http://powermylearning.org/learning-games-activities/educators

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Storybird

Storybird lets anyone make visual stories in seconds. We curate artwork from illustrators and animators around the world and inspire writers of any age to turn those images into fresh stories.


Teachers Guide: http://storybird.com/books/storybird-a-simple-guide-for-teachers-and-students/

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