School Based Applications

Please take a moment to look at the websites below to view the online tools your child could potentially be using during the school year. Please visit any of the websites to see what personal information the site collects. When an email address is needed, we will have your student use his or her District-provided email account when using these sites. The school may add online tools to this list during the course of the year. When new online tools are added, parents will be notified in standard school or classroom communications. Please click on the tittle to learn about apps privacy policy.
Last updated Oct, 2018. 

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A fantastic tool that allows you to take video clips and add quiz questions to create interactive video instruction/review for students. You can track which students have viewed the clip, as well as how well they understood the concepts in the questions. You can even embed the video clips into your eCampus course!
A flipped classroom approach to using video for igniting student discussion and engagement. Available on iOS, Android, Chromebook, and all major browsers.
Flocabulary is a learning program for all grades that uses educational hip-hop music to engage students and increase achievement across the curriculum.
Capture student feedback in real-time with AnswerGarden. This tool allows you to collect responses from students and display them in an interactive word map. AnswerGarden pages are easily embedded in eCampus. There is also an iPad app available.
BrainPop (styled BrainPOP) is a group of educational websites with over 1,000 short animated movies for students in grades K-12 (ages 6 to 17), together with quizzes and related materials, covering the subjects of science, social studies, English, mathematics, engineering and technology, health, and arts and music.
Code.org is a non-profit organization and eponymous website led by Hadi Partovi that aims to encourage people, particularly school students in the United States, to learn computer science
Plickers is a powerfully simple tool that lets teachers collect real-time formative assessment data without the need for student devices. All you need is a teacher iOS or Android device. Students hold up QR cards with their answer to a question, and by holding up and scanning the room with your device, you gather the responses.
An edublog is a blog created for educational purposes. Edublogs archive and support student and teacher learning by facilitating reflection, questioning by self and others, collaboration and by providing contexts for engaging in higher-order thinking.
The app allows users to create a "note" which can be a piece of formatted text, a full webpage or webpage excerpt, a photograph, a voice memo, or a handwritten "ink" note. Notes can also have file attachments.
Formative is an assessment tool where students can type, draw, or submit images to demonstrate their understanding. And yes, Formative is the site's real name, but it's easier to track online (Twitter, YouTube, Google) as GoFormative..
GoSoapBox is a web-based clicker tool used by educators around the world to keep students engaged and gain real-time insight into student comprehension.
Kahoot is an easy-to-use quiz game generator that works on desktops, laptops, and mobile devices. As questions are projected, students submit their answers within a time limit. Both students and teachers receive immediate correct/incorrect feedback. Students get points for answering, and a leader board is displayed after each question.
Khan Academy is a powerful resource of tutorial videos for most subject areas. Additionally, it contains adaptive practice problems and curriculum for math, allowing teachers the ability to create courses. In those courses, students take practice assessments and then receive help with areas of need.
ClassDojo is a behavior management tool for the classroom. Each student has a profile – complete with their own avatar – to which teachers can assign positive and negative points (or 'dojos') throughout the lesson.
Teachers log in to www.nearpod.com to create multimedia presentations with interactive features such as quizzes, videos, polls, drawing tools, and more. They can also access featured presentations from certified publishers and fellow educator.
A web application that allows students and teachers to post notes and collaborate on a digital wall. It works like an online sheet of paper where people can put any content (e.g. images, videos, documents, text) anywhere on the page from any device. Can embed into eCampus courses
Pinterest has quickly become one of the biggest ways for teachers to share resources and information short of Twitter. It lets you build ‘boards’ and easily ‘pin’ parts of the web (text, images, videos, websites, etc.) onto those boards. Simple enough, right? Here’s our Teacher’s Guide To Pinterest that gives you a few more ideas about how to properly use Pinterest in an education setting.
This is a great blending learning platform, students will work on their pace, and create avatars, leaderboards, themes, music and memes! We're always working on new ways to keep things interesting! Create quizzes in minutes!
Quizlet makes simple learning tools that let you study anything. Start learning today with flashcards, games and learning tool.
Remind is a communication platform that helps every student succeed. Whether you're in the classroom, at home, or anywhere in between, Remind makes it ...
Student-driven digital portfolios that can be used by all grades K-12 to document student work and communicates with families. May serve as an alternative to Class DoJo or Remind.
If you want to share a YouTube video with your class, but are afraid about the possible advertisements or suggested videos, use SafeshareTV. It generates a link to a YouTube video without the advertisements or suggested videos.
LinkedIn SlideShare is a Web 2.0–based slide hosting service. Users can upload files privately or publicly in the following file formats: PowerPoint, PDF, Keynote or OpenDocument presentations. Slide decks can then be viewed on the site itself, on hand held devices or embedded on other sites
Lets teachers engage and assess their students with activities on tablets, laptops and smartphones. Through the use of real time questioning, instant result aggregation and visualization, teachers can gauge the whole class’ current level of understanding.
Soundzabound is a royalty-free music library. Students can use the audio files for creating original works. Soundzabound is ideal for video.
Blendspace is a service that allows teachers to collect digital resources as part of a lesson, unit, or module, and then have students proceed through those resources. Student understanding can be tracked and assessed using quizzes.
Twitter has proven itself to be an indispensable tool for educators around the globe. Whatever skill level you may be, Twitter is downright fun and worth your time.
One of the best free Web 2.0 tools available to teachers and students isVoiceThread. Initially defined as a “group audio blog,” VoiceThread allows users to have ongoing digital conversations built from text, audio, and/or video comments added by small groups of participants around any content imaginable.
Wordle is a tool for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text. Easily to make visual representations of student responses and text from reading passages..

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Tool for creating animated presentations. Powtoon is a fun and easy-to use alternative to popular presentation tools like PowerPoint and Prezi. Student can work together to create these short presentation videos to explain math problems or science theories, teach the class about material they're learned from their point of view, and predict what a new unit may be about. 
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