The items listed on this page are considered instructional technology tools. To put it simply, they require the user to interact with the website. These sites offer students digital mediums for applying classroom content. It also encourages creativity and critical thinking. The use of these tools are free, but most require registration and an email contact address. Wonderful ways to include multimedia and digital storytelling in the classroom.
Most of these sites offer free versions of the tool and some work better than others. Understand that some of the sites can get "buggy" or one day cease to exsist. Creativity does involve risk!