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Create interactive presentations with pre-programmed activities. Like SMART Notebook, but web-based. (Free. Connects with Google Drive.)
Create presentations people will remember. (Free. Account required.)
Create, track and share online presentations. May include narration. (Free. Account required.)
Upload and share your PowerPoint presentations. (Free. Account required.)
Google Drive Templates
Use or share templates for newsletters, brochures, presentations.
Record your voice and iPad screen to create lessons that others can access any time. (iPad and free account required)
Store images and audio on a virtual wall that can be shared with other people. (Free account required. Links to our Google accounts.)
Place multiple links to documents, websites, videos, etc. on one image.
Create videos in the Chrome browser. (Links to Google Drive.)
Capture images and videos. Capture your actions on your computer screen. Add text and graphics. (Add-on extension for Google Chrome.)
Skype in the Classroom
A free global community for teachers. (Requires account.)
PlayPosit is an online learning environment to create and share interactive video lessons. Teachers begin with any online video (screencasts, Khan Academy, TED, etc.) and transform what is traditionally passive content into an active experience for students, with time-embedded activities.
Introduce students to self-paced learning with interactive video lessons. Use videos from YouTube, Khan Academy, Crash Course and more. It's easy to add your own voice narration and questions! Check if students are watching your videos, how many times they're watching each section, and if they're understanding the content.
Like Wordle, but works better with the Chrome browser. (Requires an email address but not an account.)
The Newspaper Clipping Generator - Fodey.com
Just enter your text and the site will create an authentic-looking newspaper clipping for your use. (Also creates cartoons with speech bubbles.)
Google Drive Templates
Use and share templates for brochures, newsletters, presentations.
Create an editable mind map. Save and share via Google Drive. NOTE: Does not create outlines from maps.
Popplet is a mind mapping tool to capture and organize ideas. (Free account required)
Find or create timelines quickly. (Free account required.)
Multi-tool for personal knowledge management. Collect, annotate, organize information.
A safe way for teachers to text message students and stay in touch with parents. (Free. Requires account.)
Collaboratively create notes and diagrams. (Free. Connects through Google.)
Graph functions, plot tables of data, evaluate equations, explore transformations, and much more – for free!
Organize a diverse collection of resources into a streamlined package for sharing file uploads, Google docs, web links, videos, surveys, presentations (Free account required.)
Record and share audio directly into a Chromebook or other device. Links directly to our Google accounts.
Records your voice. Creates speech from text. Strips audio from YouTube videos. Unlimited short files. (Free. Requires account. Allows for longer files with paid account.)
Royalty Free Music to use with video or other projects. Some files require credit be given to the creator.
Interactive Periodic Table
The Royal Society of Chemistry's interactive periodic table features history, alchemy, podcasts, videos, and data trends across the periodic table.
Quickly create lessons as slides with interactive activities, images, videos and assessments. (Free, connects to our Google accounts)
Form Time Ideas
Daily news, activities and games to use with your group if you have down time.
A Google A Day
There's no right way to solve it, but there's only one right answer.
A challenging educational geography game with more than 100 different exercises.
Create interactive assessments in a game show style format.
Listenwise is an award-winning listening skills platform. (Free account required.)
PBS Learning Media
PBS LearningMedia provides PreK-12 educators with access to free digital content.
Virtual flash cards. Search millions of study sets or create your own.
Write & Improve
Submit written work and receive feedback in seconds covering spelling, vocabulary, grammar and style.
Ready-made resources for use with fiction and non-fiction books.
Companies to Classrooms
Many Minnesota students can’t afford basic school supplies. Teachers spend their own money to help their students and supplement classroom materials. Meanwhile, companies need an environmentally-friendly way to dispose of office surplus.