Tech Tidbits

Kayla Sadd

Smore

Smore is a site that can be used to create a digital flyer. It's very user-friendly and is a great tool for sharing information. This site is FREE to use!

Mobymax

Mobymax can be used in classrooms K-8. It aligns with the Common Core and covers subjects including math, reading, language, and science. Students have individual usernames and passwords, all managed by their teacher, which allows them access outside of school as well. Students can see their progress as they go through each subject.

Tools4Students

Tools4Students is an app that offers 25 different graphic organizers for a variety of grade levels and abilities. They can be used over and over again and are shared through email, Dropbox, and saved as a PDF. If you need to save paper, this is a go-to app! The app costs $0.99.

Festisite

Festisite encourages digital creativity for any age. Type a poem in the form of a spiraling heart or create your own logo!

Seesaw

SeeSaw empowers students of any age to independently document what they are learning at school. Students capture learning with photos and videos of physical work, or by adding digital creations. Everything is uploaded and kept organized for teachers.

Teachers can invite families to Seesaw so parents get an immediate, personalized window into their child's learning. This app is FREE for teachers (called Seesaw Class). Parents can see the work of their student posted within the last 30 days for free using Seesaw Parent. They can also choose to upgrade the app for $9.99 and keep access to their child's portfolio as long as they wish.

Little Bird Tales

Little Bird Tales is a storytelling tool that can be used at a variety of levels.

Toontastic

Toontastic is a creative storytelling tool that empowers kids to draw, animate, narrate, and record their own cartoons – it's as easy as putting on a puppet show.

Handouts

Handouts is another way to go paperless! There is a free version and a paid version of this app. It can also be used at a variety of age levels, but is best used in a 1:1 environment.

Prodigy

Prodigy has over 900 crucial math skills for grades 1 - 8

Prodigy has content from all major topics and will seamlessly cover grades 1 - 8 to help ensure your students are ready for standardized testing.