Resources 7-12

" With Apps for Google Chrome, you can do things like create documents, edit photos, and listen to music. They’re like desktop software programs you install on your computer. The main difference is that you use apps directly within your browser. If you use Gmail, Google Maps, or sites like Pandora, you're already using apps."

NETS for Students (National Education Technology Standards)

Creativity and Innovation

Websites that work well with the Chromebook!

  • Google Lit Trips - Virtual literature book trips with Google Earth
  • Prezi (Also found in Chrome App Store)
  • Go Animate - Create video
  • Digital Vault - Pictures, videos and documents from the Smithsonian
  • Time Glider - Create, collaborate, and publish zooming and panning interactive timelines.
  • Time Toast - Create a timeline and share it on your blog or website
  • Voki - Create an interactive Avatar
  • Glogster EDU (Also found in Chrome App Store; Students can use their Gmail to create a free account and use the free version)
  • Thinglink (Make images interactive)

Communication and Collaboration

Research and Information Literacy

Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, and Decision Making

Google Apps

  • Google Drive
  • Docs
  • Slides
  • Spreadsheets
  • Search
  • Classroom
  • Keep
  • Tips
  • Clock
  • Maps

Content Specific Apps



Communication Arts



Multi Subject

Physical Education/Health

  • Bio Digital Human 3D platform that simplifies anatomy, disease and treatments
  • Food Dictionary - information of the food you need from A to Z.
  • One Stop Health Calculator - BMI calculator and more, much much more calculators to check your health and fitness
  • Stop Watch - stopwatch that continues to run even if your browser is closed, buzz and pop-up notification


Social Studies


World Languages


Quizzes/Formative Assessment

  • Blend Space - Blend videos, docs, websites, and quizzes together to create digital lesson
  • Nearpod Easily create interactive multimedia presentation
  • Flash Card Stash flash cards
  • Nearpod - uses devices like Chromebooks, PCs and Macs. It combines presentation, collaboration, and real-time assessment tools into one integrated solution
  • Lucid Chart for Education - Create graphic organizers
  • Socrative Teacher - Like the clickers, engage and assess learners
  • Socrative Student - Student response site, click app to type in the session pin from teacher
  • Study Stack - Flash cards, hangman, crosswords, and more
  • Study Blue Make flash cards