Kid-Friendly Search Engines

Website
http://www.kidrex.org/
http://www.famhoo.com/
http://www.sweetsearch.com/
http://www.askkids.com/
http://www.primaryschoolict.com
http://www.wolframalpha.com/ (iPhone 4's SIRI - see below)




Collaborative Tools

http://www.showdocument.com/
Web meeting & document sharing tool
http://www.stixy.com/
Online bulletin board - post images, documents, notes & to-do lists
http://www.cosketch.com/
Virtual online whiteboard for collaboration
http://willyou.typewith.me/
Multiple users can write/edit the same document (no login needed)
https://docs.google.com/
Collaborate with multiple users on documents, spreadsheets, and powerpoints
http://primarywall.com/
Web-based sticky notes for schools
http://static.googleusercontent
Using Google Docs and Spreadsheets in the Classroom (PDF)
http://qikpad.co.uk
Custom document that multiple users can collaborate on (color-coded)
http://www.twiddla.com/
Free online meeting/whiteboard space
http://todaysmeet.com
A virtual room for chatting (backchannel)
http://educationaltechnologyguy
Hojoki - a tool that turns all your cloud apps into an RSS feed
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/
7 online sticky notes for students and teachers




Internet Safety

Website
Description
http://www.teachingideas.co.uk/welcome/start.htm
Welcome to the Web for young students
http://www.infinitelearninglab.org/
Internet Safety from Garfield the Cat
http://lmk.girlscouts.org/Home.aspx
Educating girls about the web (from the Girl Scouts)
http://pbskids.org/webonauts/
PBS young kids safety, Webonauts
http://www.athinline.org/
MTV, A Thin Line, high school safety
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx
Help tweens understand online safety and data management
http://www.google.com/familysafety/
Google safety tools for parents
Google Site: Mr. T
Internet Safety Five-Page Presentation
http://www.urlvoid.com/
Scan URL's to determine whether they are safe
http://www.quia.com/hm/40647.html
Internet safety hangman game

YouTube and Alternatives

Website
Description
http://freetech4teachers.pbworks.com
Great alternatives to YouTube
http://snipsnip.it/
Clip a section of a video from YouTube then embed in your website or show in class
http://www.m86vusafe.com/
The easy, secure way to organize and share YouTube videos
http://quietube.com/
Watch youtube without the ads and surrounding "noise"
http://keepvid.com/
Download youtube videos to play at school
http://www.savevid.com/
Youtube video downloader
http://zamzar.com/url/
Youtube video downloader



Educational Games

Website
Description
http://jeopardylabs.com/
Design your own Jeopardy game or browse already made templates
http://www.superteachertools.com
Classroom review games (Jeopardy, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, etc...)

Text Your Class

Website
Description
https://www.remind101.com/
A free way to text message students and parents
http://classparrot.com/faq
Text messaging tool that allows students to sign-up to be notified (free and pricing plans)
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2012/04/
7 services for sending text messages to students and parents


Quizzes & Student Response Systems
Website
Description
http://www.quizsnack.com/
Free online quiz tool
http://www.quizdini.com/
Free quiz & game tool with instant feedback
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2010/07
9 online survey tools
http://pollmo.com/
Very quick, simple poll tool
http://www.mattsilverman.com/2008/10/
Using Google Forms to create a survey
http://textthemob.com/
Build a quiz. Audience answers via texting.
http://edtechlife.com/?p=2600
How to create self-graded quizzes in Google Forms
http://issuu.com/mountainteacher/docs
Using Google Docs (Forms) and an iPod Touch to collect and analyze data
http://theinnovativeeducator.blogspot.com/
6 Free Ways to Capture Student Responses Without Costly Clickers

Time Management Tools

Website
Description
http://my.online-eggtimer.com/
Set 3 timers at once - good for jeopardy & other timed games
http://www.online-stopwatch.com/
Online stopwatch - count up or down
www.engrade.com
Free online gradebook for teachers

Flashcards

Website
Description
http://www.studystack.com/
Study flashcards or create your own - learn using multiple choice, matching, and other games
http://www.cobocards.com
Free & easy to use flashcard tools (create flashcards with formulas, pictures, text)
http://cramberry.net/
Create and study flashcards online
http://memorize.com/
Create flashcards and study via multiple methods (flashcard, multiple choice, matching)
http://quizlet.com/teachers/
Find or create flashcards
http://www.studyblue.com/
Study and create flashcards
http://www.popling.net
Flashcards pop up occasionally (learn Spanish, vocabulary, etc.)

Social Media Tools

Website
Description
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2010/12/
7 Tools to Build Social Networks
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ILQrUrEWe8
Video explaining the importance of social media
http://www.toonti.com
Free tool to create your own social network

Class Icebreakers

Website
Description
http://www.icebreakers.ws/
Icebreakers categorized by group size and activity

Project Management

Website
Description
http://42tasks.com/
Online task and project management tool
http://soshiku.com/
Free student planner tool
http://www.rememberthemilk.com/
Online to-do list and task management
http://trackclass.com/
Helps students organize their classes and classwork
http://tadalist.com/
A to-do list tool
http://squareleaf.net/
Student organization tool
http://www.quicklyst.com/
Web application for note-taking
http://www.myschoolog.com/
Organize your school life
www.livebinders.com
Live binders is a virtual binder to include any web content
www.schoolnotes.com
School notes & assignments, homework and class info
www.qlubb.com
Communicate with parents (calendars, to do lists)
www.shelfari.com
Virtual bookshelf, login in and rate books, find similar books
http://enterthegroup.com/
Group project management tool (requires registration)
http://wiggio.com/academic.html
Group project tool - list serv, virtual meetings, to-do lists, calendars, shared folder, messaging & more
http://www.anymeeting.com/
Free online meetings, webinars & conferencing software
https://cacoo.com/
Create flow charts, diagrams & more (real time collaboration feature)