Featured Sites: Week of Jun 25, 2017

 

Video: Social Media in Plain English - Common Craft
Grades
K to 12
What is social media? This video takes you on a journey to "Scoopville," a fictitious town used to demonstrate the many "flavors" of social media. The video is short (3:25-minutes)...
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TodaysMeet - James Socol
Grades
5 to 12
This simple-to-use tool allows anyone with the link to today's discussion to participate in a live chat. A simpler and safer alternative to Twitter or text messaging, this tool allows...
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Digg.com - Digg Inc.
Grades
7 to 12
Digg is a social news network similar in some qualities to Facebook and other such social media. You can post stories you find interesting and browse "Top Stories" which are ...
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Projeqt - Dynamic Presentations for a Real-Time World - Pilot.is.
Grades
8 to 12
Looking for a quick and easy way to share dynamic presentations? Try Projeqt! Which is a simple tool with onscreen, embedded instruction (i.e. drag here). Update previously created...
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IFTTT - IFTTT
Grades
9 to 12
IFTTT is a service that connects and consolidates social media tools. With this service, you can browse "recipes" for having social tools interact with each other. Some examples are:...
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Good.is - GOOD Worldwide, LLC
Grades
7 to 12
Would you like to read about GOOD news for a change? That is exactly what you will get if you subscribe to this news aggregator. At Good.is, read about conservation ...
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Sickweather - Sickweather, LLC
Grades
6 to 12
This tool uses reports from social media to generate a map of sickness. The map tracks cold, flu, allergy, depression, and other symptoms in real time. It "senses" your location ...
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MashPlant Studio - Jason Brett
Grades
4 to 12
MashPlant studio is a digital classroom and project workspace that combines social media in a safe setting. Once signed up and approved, your first step is to create a new ...
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Presentain - Neek Kurat
Grades
4 to 12
Connect and engage your presentation audience with Presentain. Create a free account and link to your Google Drive account. Connect your social media accounts through your profile so...
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Chatzy - Chatzy.com
Grades
7 to 12
Chatzy offers no-frills, easy to use private chat rooms with no sign-up required! Fill out the simple start-up form with your name, chat title, message, and participant's emails. Participants...
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Gravit - Alexander Adam
Grades
4 to 12
Gravit is a vector-based design tool for creating social media covers, websites, postcards, flyers, infographics, and much more. Create your account to view tutorials and begin creating...
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Wakelet - Jamil Khalil
Grades
K to 12
Create, curate, and share web content with Wakelet. Save online links including articles, videos, tweets, and more then organize them into collections called wakes. Share collections...
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Just Delete Me - Robb Lewis & Ed Poole
Grades
K to 12
Clean up your online life with Just Delete Me. This site provides direct links to deleting your account at numerous sites such as Amazon, Facebook, or more. Search for a ...
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Flipped Learning Global Initiative - Flipped Learning LLC
Grades
4 to 12
The Flipped Learning Global Initiative is an international collaboration of educators and researchers committed to flipped learning. This site offers online webinars along with archives...
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