Online- Stopwatch

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Online stopwatch is important for a tool in your classroom. Timers allow students to be self motivated to accomplish their tasks in a timely manner. There are many different timer styles to choose from, and there is a full screen option!

Everyday Mysteries

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Everyday Mysteries allows students to explore different phenomenons they may wonder about. As an example, the students may ask why they do not fall out of a Rollercoaster seat. The student is then able to read an article that explains why they do not fall out! They have tons of different explanations of why things happen within the world around us.


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“Storybird lets anyone make visual stories in seconds.”  Students can integrate artwork from various illustrators and animators around the world to inspire and guide their writing.

Storyline Online

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Storyline Online is a nonprofit program that streams videos of celebrities reading aloud stories. Each book includes supplemental curriculum developed by a credentialed elementary educator, aiming to strengthen comprehension and verbal and written skills for English-language learners.

The Actuarial Foundation

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The Actuarial Foundation’s site has many resources for grades 4-12.  There are resources for teaching almost any topic but mostly geared for math, finance, there are also resources for your own personal finance as well as for teaching students how to manage their money.


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Pixton allows students to make their own comics, using drag and drop objects and people. It is free, and a creative way for them to explore writing.


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 Collects grade-level, supportive online games that are aligned with common core standards for math and language arts. Also includes science and social studies content that is not common core aligned.


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A flowchart and other diagram maker (like concept maps). Free and easy to use. It can also be easily exported or imported to go along with Microsoft or Google software.


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This allows you to create jeopardy like quizzes. This would be great for test reviews.


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