Little Bird Tales

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Create a free digital story by incorporating photos, videos, text, and voice recording.  You can also create or upload your own artwork.  Includes hundreds of lessons tied to common core standards which teachers can utilize.  Share via email.  Also available as an iPad app. For grades 6 to 12.


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Build stories using amazing art and your words with this free tool.  Teacher accounts provide a safe environment to create unlimited student accounts, create assignments, and share and grade student creations.  Students can read and write stories at school or at home on any device. For grades K to 5.


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This creative writing site allows you to choose a picture and drag and drop words that capture the story of the picture.  Great creativity exercise for students to inspire story or poetry starters.  For grades 6 to 12.

Open Yale Courses

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Open Yale Courses provides free introductory courses taught by distinguished teachers and scholars at Yale University. The courses are fully developed courses with lessons for a whole course and video lectures accompanying the lessons. A wide variety of topics are covered spanning from English to Art to Science. 


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Easy comic-creating tool.  ToonDoo was created as a new way of expression for those who don't know how to draw.  Create free comic strips by dragging and dropping or clicking. For all grade levels. 

Adobe Kuler

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Adobe Kuler is a cloud-based application for making color themes on your iPhone or browser. Using the iPhone app, Kuler can generate color themes using your iPhone camera or images from your albums. 

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FlockDraw is a collaborative online drawing tool that lets you draw in real-time with other people. You can create your own drawing session or join an existing session with its unique URL.

Screenshot for is a web-based drawing app that lets you draw, sketch, even sign PDF documents and save them to your desktop. It features a drag-and-drop interface that is easy to use and boasts a variety of tools including access to your computer's webcam to take pictures. 


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QueekyPaint is a unique web-based drawing app that lets you create videos of your work while you're drawing. Boasting a variety of drawing tools, QuekyPaint lets you edit photos, publish artwork, or learn from the creation process of other artists. 


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With a web-based Adobe Photoshop feel, Sumopaint is an image editing and paint app that lets you edit existing images or create new ones with a variety of tools including layers, blending modes, and blur tools. 


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