Tips for 7-12 (Chromebooks and/or Chrome)
With Apps for Google Chrome, you can do things like create documents and edit photos. Apps are like desktop software programs you install on your computer. The main difference is that you use apps directly within your browser.

Creativity and Innovation

Websites that work well with the Chromebook!
Google Lit Trips - Virtual literature book trips with Google Earth
Prezi (Also found in Chrome App Store)
WeVideo - Create video
Digital Vault - Pictures, videos and documents from the Smithsonian
Time Glider - Create, collaborate, and publish zooming and panning interactive timelines.
Time Toast - Create a timeline and share it on your blog or website
Voki - Create an interactive Avatar
Thinglink (Make images interactive)

Communication and Collaboration
StudyBlue (can use online or using a mobile device)
Type with Me (up to 17 users at one time)
ePals
Voice Thread (Also found in Chrome App Store)
Voice Thread Classroom Examples
Blogs
Poll Everywhere
LinoIt (Also found in Chrome App Store)
Screenr (Also found in Chrome App Store)
Popplet

Research and Information Literacy
Google a Day
Merriam-Webster Online
World Book (In district use)
Wolfram (Also found in Chrome App Store as an app and extensions)
Meta Glossary
Real Time Data
Bartlett's Quotations
Biographical Dictionary
Safari Montage (Students must use district login to access)
Son of Citation Machine
Pearl Trees (Collaborate or share research information; Also found in Chrome App Store as an app and extensions)
Jog the Web (Collaborate or share research information)
Watch Know Learn
Hippo Campus
Khan Academy
Blend Space (Create and Find Digital Lessons)

Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, and Decision Making
The GLOBE Program
Collaborative Projects
Real Time Data Projects
Primary Source Projects
Engineering Projects
Bridge Contest

What are Web Apps?


Content Specific Apps
Art
Art Project by Google - Museum Viewer
Piktochart - Online posters
Pop Art Studio Online - Create your own pop art masterpieces
Sketchpad - Draw, sketch, create
Canva - Design professional graphics

Business
AutoCAD 360 - View, edit and share DWG drawings through your web browser
Autodesk Homestyler - Create home plans
Business Card Maker - Create your own business cards
Typing Club - Practice keyboarding

Communication Arts
A Quotation - find a quote
Google Play - Read ebooks in the cloud
Kindle Cloud Reader - Read Kindle books in the cloud
Simple Booklet - Easy to make web booklets
New York Times Pocket - New York Times magazine
Your Next Read - helps you pick a great book to read

Math
Buzz Math - Middle School Math Practice
FooPlot - Graphing Calculator
Front Row - Differentiated Math instruction
Geogebra - Dynamic Math Tool
Graph TK - Plot mathematical functions
Scientific Calculator
Scientific Calculator
Math Invaders - Math practice
Visnos - Math interactive graphic teaching tools

Music
Chords Free - Ear training
Cool Metronome - Improve sense of beat and tempo
Metronome - Practice timing and musical accuracy
NoteFlight - Write, play and share music Notations

Multi Subject
CK-12 - Math and Science practice K-12
Khan Academy
IXL - Math and Language Arts practice

Physical Education/Health
Bio Digital Human 3D platform that simplifies anatomy, disease and treatments
Food Dictionary - information of the food you need from A to Z.
One Stop Health Calculator - BMI calculator and more, much much more calculators to check your health and fitness
Stop Watch - stopwatch that continues to run even if your browser is closed, buzz and pop-up notification

Science
Bio Digital Human - Interactive 3D human body
Chemical Elements - Periodic Table
Chem Reference Periodic Table - Periodic Table
PTable - Periodic Table
Full Screen Weather - Weather
Periodic Table - Periodic Table
Planetarium An interactive sky map for exploring the stars and the planets
Science Games A variety of Science games
Weather Bug - Get local current conditions
The Weather Channel - Weather
3D Solar System - Earth/Space/Science
Suriyan - View of each of the planets in their orbit
Virtual Yeast Cell - Learn the basic structure of a yeast cell

Social Studies
Ancient History Encyclopedia - Search maps, timelines or index tables
Country Flags - Geography Game
Dogo News - Current events
Geography Puzzles
Time Maps - World History Atlas

Collaboration
Gliffy Diagrams
Lucid Chart
Padlet - Online sticky note collaboration
Linoit - Online sticky note collaboration
Mind Mup - Create mind maps

World Languages
Spanish Central - Spanish-English Dictionary
Translator by Dictionary.com

Creation
Prezi - Create a non linear presentation, zoom in and out on subject.
Lucid Press - Flyers, brochures, magazines, newsletters
Audio Tool
Be Funky Photo EditorCamera - Enable webcam to take pictures
Cloud Audio Recorder - Audio and voice recorder
Go Animate - Make videos
Picassa
Pic Monkey - Edit photos and create collage
Pixlr Editor
Twisted Wave - Full featured audio editor
SumoPaint - Layer based painting and image editing
Slidely Photo Remix - easily pick any online image and apply beautiful custom photo
Sketch Pad Draw, sketch, create
Webcam Toy
We Video Create and edit video
Voice Recorder - Simple voice recorder just hit the red button and record
Lucid Press - Flyers, brochures, magazines, newsletters

Quizzes/Formative Assessment
Blend Space - Blend videos, docs, websites, and quizzes together to create digital lesson
Nearpod Easily create interactive multimedia presentation
Flash Card Stash flash cards
Nearpod - uses devices like Chromebooks, PCs and Macs. It combines presentation, collaboration, and real-time assessment tools into one integrated solution
Lucid Chart for Education - Create graphic organizers
Socrative Teacher - Like the clickers, engage and assess learners
Socrative Student - Student response site, click app to type in the session pin from teacher
Study Stack - Flash cards, hangman, crosswords, and more
Study Blue Make flash cards

Reference/Research
AR Book Search AR Book Search- Book searching tool
Dictionary Instant - Dictionary
Instagrok - Narrow research topic and organize ideas
Scribble Simple note taking
Write Space
Quick Note - Take notes in Chrome
VoiceNote II - Speech to text
Quick Note - Take notes in Chrome
Wunderlist Organize your to-do lists