Sharing Google Docs can be an overwhelming and time consuming task for some. Did you know it can be done with the click of one button?
Alice Keeler has created a Chrome Extension that does just that!
Need help? Reach out to your DLS for support!
Dropbox is the place for your photos, docs, videos, and other files. Files you keep in Dropbox are safely backed up and you can get to them from all your devices. It’s easy to send large files to anyone, even if they don’t have a Dropbox account.
Texas STAAR Online
The Texas STAAR Online Testing Program Secure Browser is used by Texas school districts to administer the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness to their students. This includes 3-8 and EOC for STAAR, STAAR A, STAAR L, and SOA for all applicable grades and content areas.
Math Island Preschool
Practice early math skills. Great for Pk-2nd grade.
Music Video Maker
Make your own music videos & add unlimited background music to videos.
Create and share dynamic conversations around documents, snapshots, diagrams and videos -- basically anything there is to talk about. You can talk, type, and draw right on the screen. VoiceThread takes your conversations to the next level, capturing your presence, not just your comments. For login directions click here.
Magikid Stage is a dramatic digital toy for budding story-tellers. Kids become the director, writer, and actor in their own plays and stories. The huge library of characters, props, music, and background means that no two plays are ever the same. You can record your voice and share the plays with friends and family. It’s a shoebox stage for the digital age!
ABC Letters is a game designed to deliver an engaging environment to learn the Alphabet from beginning to end. Whether a child is seeing English for the first time, or as a foreign language. This is a great way to get started in the exciting world of English.
With Autodesk 123D Design you can make your own products, parts, or creations.
123D Make Intro
123D Make lets you turn 3D models into 2D build plans with animated assembly instructions.
Lifeliqe is the world's first learning platform that enables users to drag & drop any of its 1,000 interactive 3D & augmented reality models into lesson plans, e-books and other learning resources.
Morphi is a simple, powerful 3D design+ 3D printing app for all! Create 3D models (STLs) on the go with touch, without wifi or a mouse.
An augmented reality app, that brings real objects to life with your videos.
Paired with either paper or wood blocks that are inscribed with the symbols of 36 elements from the periodic table, this app will instantly transform a simple, inanimate object into dynamic, dimensional, 4D representations of each element.
Through this free app and simple printed images, Anatomy 4D transports students, teachers, medical professionals, and anyone who wants to learn about the body into an interactive 4D experience of human anatomy or the heart.
Note: Printed targets are required to view the human body or heart. The human body representation does include all systems and may not be appropriate for young learners.
Access your school or library's TumbleBookLibrary subscription from your iphone, ipad, or ipod touch, with the new TumbleBooksToGo app!
Ask your librarian or DLS for the Birdville username and password.
Randomly is an app made specifically for teachers and professors. It allows educators to enter their students into individual classes. They can then use the Random Name Selector feature to randomly call on a student to answer a question by one of two ways: Truly random, where repeated names are allowed, or a one pass – where all students are called once before they are called again.
Trilo Music ABC
An innovative game that introduces children to the wonderful world of letters. There are 3 educational games that help your child quickly learn their ABC's through an interactive alphabet, children's songs and open gameplay. Each game provides a new hands-on experience for children to have endless fun while learning the name of each letter in the alphabet and the sounds they represent.
Knowee: Whales & Dolphins
Dive in the world of whales and dolphins to learn interesting things about them. Swim with them in the ocean, find out what they eat, where do they live and how they communicate. You can listen to their story like an audiobook or read by yourself. Tap on whales or other objects to make sounds or find new info about them.
Dive in the world of penguins to learn interesting things about them. Swim with them in the ocean, find out what they eat, where do they live and how they communicate. You can listen to their story like an audio book or read by yourself. Tap on penguins or other objects to make sounds or find new info about them.
King of Math Defense
Your once peaceful lands have been over run by ghastly undead, zombies, and evil minions. Answer math questions correctly to summon wizards, recruit archers, and purchase power ups to defend the evil hordes.
Watch the coins fly across the screen and then add up the value to choose the correct answer from the four multiple choice options displayed on the bottom of the screen. Feel your virtual pockets get heavier as each correct answer adds money into your total, but watch out, incorrect answers will deduct funds!
Clock Time Quiz
Clock Time Quiz is the perfect app to help your student practice telling time. Practice the all important concepts of time.
Trilo Spelling is an educational and adventurous phonics based spelling game for kids grades K-2. Follow the friendly ghost Spooka, the one-eyed mummy Sling and the funny zombie Frank through multiple spelling levels in the enchanting Trilo World while collecting puzzle pieces for hours of fun and learning.
Creative Writing Companion
The Creative Writing Companion develops, supports and enhances creative writing skills for fiction and non–fiction writing, with an extensive bank of vocabulary.
KNOW THE WEATHER ANYWHERE, RIGHT NOW
• Forecasts: Hourly, daily, weekly, weekend and 15-day forecasts.
• Dynamic Home Screen: Changes based on your current location, weather, and time of day, so you get your current conditions plus the weather info you need most.
• Detailed Current Conditions: Get “feels like” temperature, humidity, wind speed, and more.
• Weather Maps: Fast-loading radar maps show past and future doppler radar.
• Severe Weather Alerts: Stay safe with real-time National Weather Service notifications of severe weather including severe weather warnings about lightning, hail, flooding and severe storms.
Nancy Drew: Codes & Clues
Kids will learn basic coding, reading and critical thinking skills as they find clues and code their robot puppy in this fun story-based hidden object mystery game!
Story Wheels is an app by the Cleveland Play House that is a tool for inspiring stories. To start you decide how many wheels in your story and then choose 3 to 8 wheels. The wheels are created from over 1,100 different images of people, places, and things. The wheels spin and you get a few re-spins to perfect your story wheels. Then you get to write your story and save your story wheels.
Paint and draw with different brushes, colors, and paint types.