Classcraft: "Classcraft is a free online, educational role-playing game that teachers and students play together in the classroom. By using many of the conventions traditionally found in games today, students can level up, work in teams, and earn powers that have real-world consequences." Check out videos!
Classroom Tools: This site has a variety of apps students and teachers can use to embellish their learning and to make it more interesting and engaging.
EduTecher: "eduTecher is the complete reference and resource for educational technology web tools. The site is completely free to all educators, students, and parents."
Engagement Lab: " We work with partners to co-design solutions to the most pressing problems in democracy and governance."
Google Arts & Culture: "Google Arts & Culture features content from over 1000 leading museums and archives who have partnered with the Google Cultural Institute to bring the world's treasures online."
Hoax or Not?: Check out a variety of sites and determine which ones are real and which ones are fake.
iCivics: "iCivics teaches students how government works by having them experience it directly."
Kids Should See This: "Search & enjoy 2,900+ smart & super-cool, “not-made-for-kids, but perfect for them” videos in the classroom."
Ms. Clementi's Wiki: This wiki was designed to have students add information to a Wiki about different cultures. Students were assigned countries to add information and then add facts and fiction to 3 cultures. Students were expected to maintain their culture, keeping facts and eliminating fiction.
Noisli: Play various combinations of sound to relax your students. Sound with lyrics is often distracting. The sounds from this site might help calm your students.
OER Commons: "OER Commons is a dynamic digital library and network. Explore open education resources and join our network of educators dedicated to curriculum improvement."
Plagiarism Checker: "Cut & paste your student's paper or homework assignment into the box below, and click the "check" button. This free plagiarism detector will find plagiarized text in homework and other essays/reports."
Public Lab: Public Lab is a community where you can learn how to investigate environmental concerns. They seek to change how people see the world in environmental, social, and political terms.
Public Workshop: "We are redefining the way that youth participate as citizens and leaders in the design of their communities, and addressing the most pressing challenges in the world around them. In the process, we are fundamentally re-imagining education by reshaping how and where learning occurs."Quotes: This site has a variety of sites with quotes that students can use for projects.