Tools: Additional Tools & Apps

 
 
Description:
A variety of productivity tools that are web/cloud based. Google Drive permits storage of files, as well as creation of word processing documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and more. Additional Google-owned services are also accessable, such as YouTube and Google Calendar. See the full list of apps available by following the "Access It At" link.
Notes:
You have infinite storage space on your Google Drive.
Teacher Login:
If logging in via google.com, enter your full email address (jsmith@wcpss.net). No password needed yet. Once you click "sign in" you will be forwarded to the WCPSS Google login page. Enter your email name (jsmith) and the password will be your WCPSS Lotus Notes email password.
Student Login:
Students use their WakeID (the first part of the WCPSS e-mail address (e.g. jsmith). Existing students who used WCPSS e-mail accounts last year use their previous year’s e-mail password. New students use their student ID number as their password. If the e-mail password is changed, the Google password is also changed.
 


 
Description:
Word cloud creator.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Not needed.
Student Login:
Not needed.
 


 
Description:
Word cloud creator.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
None needed.
Student Login:
None needed.
 


 
Description:
Digital flash cards that helps you learn better.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Create your own
Student Login:
You must be 13 years or older to use this site.
 


 
Description:
Create rich info graphics easily.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Create your own
Student Login:
Must be 18 years or older to use this service.
 


 
Description:
Mind-mapping and brainstorming tool.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Create your own
Student Login:
Account can be created without using name or email address (personal information).
 


 
Description:
Augmented reality app - point the iPad at a trigger image and watch it come to life. Available as an iPad app on school iPads - you can access the web-based studio editor using the Access It At link.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Create your own.
Student Login:
Students must be 13 years or older to create an account.
 


 
Description:
Flowchart/diagram creator
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Create your own
Student Login:
According to the site's terms of service, users who are under 18 may use the Services only with the involvement of a parent, guardian, or teacher
 


 
Description:
Create multimedia-rich timelines and chronicles.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Create your own
Student Login:
Students must be 13 years or older to sign up for an account.
 


 
Description:
Translates difficult text into something easier to read. Great for ESL or low level students.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Not needed; or, create your own.
Student Login:
Not needed.
 


 
Description:
Easily creates all kinds of graphs.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Not needed.
Student Login:
Not needed.
 


 
 Remind (formerly Remind 101)
 Access It at: http://remind.com
Description:
Great way to send mass text messages, but protects your phone number from being seen.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Create your own.
Student Login:
Not needed.
 


 
Description:
Create media-rich timelines.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Not needed.
Student Login:
Not needed.
 


 
Description:
Manage bookmarks, annotate, share folders of bookmarks
Notes:
Browser based; student should talk with parents before creating an account.
Teacher Login:
Create your own
Student Login:
Create your own
 


 
Description:
Create interactive collections of links, documents, photos, etc - add a quiz. Creates a digital lesson.
Notes:
You can find lessons created by others to use, too.
Teacher Login:
Create your own
Student Login:
Not needed
 


Last Modified on March 1, 2016