Web 2.0 Tools & Resources

jIFy Recommended Resources

Web 2.0 Tools & Resources in alphabetical order.
  1. Animoto Video Slideshow Maker with Music Registration required, educators can apply for a free Plus account.
  2. Aviary Education Free online photo editor. Free registration required.
  3. BibMe: The fully automatic bibliography maker that auto-fills. Free registration required.
  4. BuiLD YouR WiLD SeLF build your own wild self creatures. No account necessary.
  5. Character Scrapbook Use this reader's response activity to analyze the characters in any book. No account necessary.
  6. Clay Yourself! Clay avatars No account necessary
  7. Comics Lab Create your own Garfield Comics Online! Instant login available
  8. Fur.ly Shorten multiple urls into one
  9. Glogster EDU allows users to create free interactive posters, or glogs. Free registration required (first 50 students)
  10. Jing Instant screen shots and screencasts. Use Jing to capture anything you see on your computer screen and share it instantly...as an image or short movie. (Free, download required)
  11. Kerpoofonline multimedia software that allows children to explore their creativity by drawing, making animated movies, writing and illustrating stories. Free registration required if you would like to save your work.
  12. PicLits Inspired picture writing. No account necessary, if you do not want to save your work.
  13. Prezi is a cloud-based presentation software that opens up a new world between whiteboards and slides. Free registration required.
  14. Read Write Think contains a wealth of information and tools that can be used in the classroom.
  15. Scratch Create and share your own interactive stories, games, music,and art. Free registration required.
  16. Screencast-O-Matic Screencast-O-Matic is the original online screen recorder for creating screen capture video recordings (aka screencasts) with free hosting all from your browser with no install! (Free)
  17. Stixy fun and easy for you to collaborate online! Create tasks, appointments, files, photos, notes, and bookmarks on your Stixyboards. (free, registration required)
  18. Storybird Collaborative storytelling. Free registration required.
  19. Tagxedo word cloud with styles. No account necessary.
  20. Wordle generates “word clouds” from text that you provide. No account necessary.