Our Schools:

Presentation Tools:

15 free online presentation tools:
 diigo This website is a must for students researching online.  Instead of bookmarking a page, diigo allows you to highlight, sticky note, archive and tag a website with information they use.  Share this with students...it'll make web-based researching easier to compile and read for them  www.diigo.com

dellicious Another great bookmarking site, this allows you to search other bookmarks, create a network, tag a website and embed it into your blog or personal site online





Curate and Collaborate:


livebinders  Create an online three ring binder of information for a project the share with others  http://livebinders.com

scoopit Curate sites, add comments, create subject specific topics  http://www.scoop.it
listly Create a list on a topic, share it and allow others to share on your created lists  http://list.ly
 thinglink Upload an image and insert specific sites related to it for others to discover. www.thinglink.com
popplet Create a mindmap and allow other users to collaborate with you online http://popplet.com

Conversion tools:  Use these sites to convert documents, audio and images to use in projects or presentations





E-books for Free

This site contains more than 10,000 eBooks formatted for reading http://www.manybooks.net/

Download over 33,000 free ebooks to read  http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Main_Page

General Sites
Secondary site for core curriculum: http://www.HighSchoolAce.com
Everything Google
Google groups allows you to take notes, write, edit and chat all at the same time.  Even better, it will save all texts and edits for the next time you open up your collaborative piece
Google Sites
Google Drive
Google Plus
Google Hangout
Images:  sites that allow you to use images in your projects with attribution






Music to use in productions:  music you can use in projects with attribution






Everything you capture is automatically processed, indexed, and made searchable. If you like, you can add tags or organize notes into different notebooks.

Search for notes by keywords, titles, and tags. Evernote magically makes printed and handwritten text inside your images searchable, too.  www.evernote.com




Digital Projects

Online video to share and embed:  http://www.animoto.com


10 Different Online Posters:  http://naomibates.blogspot.com/2014/03/10-different-options-to-create-online.html


Online presentations never looked so great:  www.prezi.com

Infographics: easel.ly 
 Online Comic creator:  Comic Master Graphic Novel Creator



Research Tools:

Citationmachine helps researchers create a cited page in both MLA and APA format. http://www.citationmachine.net




Free 1 GB of online storage space:  http://www.box.net

Need to store a powerpoint?  www.slideshare.net



Study Aids

A fun vocabulary game: http://freerice.com

Online test preparation courses including the SAT, ACT, GRE and vocabulary building skills.  http://number2.com



Young Adult Booklists

American Library Association booklists

Texas Library Association Young Adult booklist 



Websites: Easy flash-driven website creators