Featured Sites: Week of Dec 17, 2017

 

Rudyard Kipling Society
Grades
9 to 12
While Kipling is not a staple of today's reading lists, many of his works have become classics. This British site offers a biography, listings of books and poems, a poem ...
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Common Core Connections: The Power of Poetry - TeachersFirst
Grades
K to 6
Discover ways to incorporate poetry as part of your implementation of Common Core in your elementary reading and literature curriculum. If you have set poetry aside for "informational...
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Slidestory - Audio Slideshows & Podcasting (Beta) - Slidestory
Grades
1 to 12
Create a slideshow with voice narrations and images at Slidestory. Download the free slideshow publisher and begin. Publish your work on the site or join an online group to share ...
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Story Map - Read Write Think
Grades
1 to 8
Focus on the key elements of writing a story with Story Map. Fill out and print graphic organizers for characters, setting, conflict, and resolution. Each organizer has prompts for...
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Adobe Spark - Adobe
Grades
K to 12
Create beautiful visual stories with Adobe Spark. Follow prompts to add your own images or select from thousands available online. Personalize your story with text, slide shows, links...
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Tolks - tolks.io
Grades
K to 12
Tolks is a simple storytelling tool. Create an account using your Facebook or Twitter profile. Choose characters (or upload an image). Don't forget to delete the "dummy images." Next,...
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OK2Ask: Introduction to Digital Storytelling - TeachersFirst
Grades
K to 12
This recording of an OK2Ask online professional development session from October 2016, opens in Adobe Connect. Enrich and improve student writing with digital storytelling - giving...
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EasyWrite - Deekshith Allamaneni
Grades
K to 12
EasyWrite is a simple to use writing tool for creating easy to understand content. Just type your text into the text box and begin writing. EasyWrite highlights words not found ...
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Flipgrid - Charlie Miller & Brad Hosack
Grades
2 to 12
Flipgrid is a video discussion tool with capabilities for sharing student responses through video. Click the "Are you an educator? Click here" link to signup up for Flipgrid One which...
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Revue - Martijn de Kuijper, Mohamed El Maslouhi
Grades
2 to 12
Use Revue to create a personal or professional email newsletter in minutes. No more tedious hours putting your newsletter together. Compose it in minutes, preview it, and schedule when...
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Presefy - Eero Ronkko, Antti Lampela, Hannu Karki & Tuomas Vahanen
Grades
K to 12
Broadcast presentations and engage your audience using Presefy and your mobile device. Create a free account, then upload your presentation from your computer. At the time of this review,...
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MapHub - Zsolt Ero and Gergely Matyus
Grades
4 to 12
Create personalized and interactive maps with MapHub's user-friendly features. Explore the featured maps to find examples of maps, then make your own. MapHub's short tutorial provides...
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Digital Storytelling Resources - TeachersFirst
Grades
K to 12
This editor's choice curated list of reviewed resources focuses on digital storytelling. Engage and excite students to get writing. Many of the tools shared are device agnostic and...
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