Title: Discover Hidden Treasures of Ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome
Interactive Website - Birmingham Museum: Ancient Egypt, Greece, Rome and More Web Address URL:
[SS2010] WH8 (8) 4: Identify cultural contributions of Classical Greece, including politics, intellectual life, arts, literature, architecture, and science.Digital Tool Description: This is an interactive web tool that allows users to explore various aspects of life in ancient civilizations.
Title: Who's Who in Ancient Rome
Animator App for iPad Web Address URL:
[TC2] (6-8) 14: Use digital tools to generate new ideas, products, or processes.Digital Tool Description: Animoto helps you create exciting videos from photos and video clips.
Title: Comparing and Contrasting
Venn Diagram Web Address URL:
[TC2] (6-8) 11: Use digital tools and strategies to locate, collect, organize, evaluate, and synthesize
information.Digital Tool Description: The Venn diagram app allows students to compare and contrast any topic. The diagram can then be saved to the camera roll on the iPad as well as emailed as a PDF file.
Title: Science In A Flip!
Flipbbok (Interactive) Web Address URL:
[ELA2015] (8) 21: Write informative or explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas, concepts, and information through the selection, organization, and analysis of relevant content. [W.8.2]Digital Tool Description: The flipbook is an interactive tool created by Read-Write-Think that can be used to take notes, organize facts, or summarize an important project. This student-friendly interactive tool will be used to create a personalized photo flipbook to summarize a science experiment (ten pages maximum).
Title: Tailor Your Teaching with Today's Meet
Today's Meet Web Address URL:
[TC2] (6-8) 14: Use digital tools to generate new ideas, products, or processes.Digital Tool Description: This is a live stream chat, where students can ask questions and leave comments. Teachers can use the comments and questions to tailor their teaching on the spot to meet student needs. Students can also respond to one another, creating a live learning community. A temporary room can be set up that will automatically delete in a set time frame.
Title: Chemical Bonds
Graphic Organizer with Popplet Web Address URL:
[SC2015] PSC (9-12) 1: Use the periodic table as a model to predict the relative properties and trends (e.g., reactivity of metals; types of bonds formed, including ionic, covalent, and polar covalent; numbers of bonds formed; reactions with oxygen) of main group elements based on the patterns of valence electrons in atoms.Digital Tool Description: Popplet is a free online tool or downloadable app that allows you to create diagrams and graphic organizers.
Title: Infograms: Show Your Data!
Infogram Web Address URL:
[ELA2015] (7) 34: Include multimedia components and visual displays in presentations to clarify claims and findings and emphasize salient points. [SL.7.5]Digital Tool Description: Infogram allows you to easily take data and create infographics. Use charts as well as pictures to display data into an easy to read and understand and attractive digital poster that can be displayed alone or embedded into a website.
Title: Digital Disasters
Animoto App for iPad Web Address URL:
[TC2] (6-8) 14: Use digital tools to generate new ideas, products, or processes.Digital Tool Description: Animoto helps you create extraordinary videos from your photos, video clips, words and music through an iPad or iPhone.
Title: Interactive Plot Diagram
Plot Diagram Web Address URL:
[ELA2015] (12) 33: Make strategic use of digital media (e.g., textual, graphical, audio, visual, and interactive elements) in presentations to enhance understanding of findings, reasoning, and evidence and to add interest. [SL.11-12.5]Digital Tool Description: This organizational tool for grades K-12 uses the plot diagram pyramid to map events in a story. You can choose beginning, middle, and end for younger learners or exposition, climax, and resolution for older learners. The mapping tool allows readers to recreate a story you have taught in class, or writers to map out the ideas for an original piece.