Tech PlayDay Links
Welcome!! Here is the list of the digital tools for learning that are currently being featured at the building Tech PlayDays! Click the links below to get a sneak peek at each learning tool & its implications for learning. If you are interested in learning more about any of the tools, please reach out to us anytime!
Have fun exploring & playing!
Answer Garden, feedback tool for brainstorming & sharing learning.
Assistive Technology, screencasts for apps & extensions to help struggling students access learning.
Beebot App, app that teaches coding and programming to our youngest learners (Download app from iPad App Store)
Birdhouse, tracks data for special needs students with a built-in collaboration tool to share info with parents & colleagues
Book Creator, K/1 app, students create & publish classroom books
Breakout EDU, students collaborate to solve puzzles to open locks
Bubbl.us, mind map, graphic organizer, visual thinking tool
Canva, create newsletters & posters for ur classroom
Code Studio, teaching coding to your students, create a class & track data
CS Unplugged, teach unplugged coding lessons, learn the basics of programming
EdPuzzle, embed questions into videos and track student data
EPIC! FREE reading site where you can create a class and assign students books according to interest, reading level
iPad Slideshare, tons of ideas for using ipads in the K/1 classroom
FlipGrid, use video to ignite student discussion and engagement
Flipquiz.me, create online quizzes using a cool FLIPBOARD
Grammarly, writing extension, corrects grammar and spelling (Download app from chrome web store)
GoFormative, create online assessments
Kami, annotation tool for teachers to collaborate with students (Download app from chrome web store)
MoveNote, create awesome video presentations
Ozobot, robot that teaches programming to upper elementary students
Plickers, formative assessment tool where students do not need tech
Prodigy Math, self-paced math game, track student data
Quizlet, create flashcards, quizzes and study games
Quizizz, create flashcards, quizzes and study games
SeeSaw, collaborative digital learning environment
Smore, create professional looking parent newsletters
Tagul, word cloud creator w/cool shapes & animations
View Pure, watch videos without the distractions
Vocaroo, online audio recording tool, students can create read aloud stories & share via a link
Wheel Decide, spin wheel to select customized topics