Resources for Students and Staff


Photo Storage and Presentation


This site is a free and easy way to students and teachers to publish and share photos of special events or projects with a restricted or public audience. I imagine this could be an easy way for Hosmer students to create Math sequences as well as digital story telling. Special guests, fieldtrips, and anything newsworthy can find a digital home on Flickr.

Big Huge Labs enables students to take any picture and easily merge it with a creative filter. This site is useful for writing assignments requiring a brochure, advertisement or poster.

Brainstorming and Planning


An awesome and fun way to brainstorm and collaborate by using a graphic art approach to organizing ideas. Better than chart or easel paper for teachers.

Survey Monkey

This is an excellent an easy to use site which allows users to create on online survey for staff or students about just about anything you need data for. Best of all it offers the creator of the survey quick feedback and anonymity to those taking the


If you teach 3, 4, 0r 5th grades you are in for a smorgasbord of amazing, clear, interactive lesson plans all matched to their corresponding standards.


Social media learning comes alive with flipgrid Flipgrid is the leading video discussion platform for millions of PreK to PhD. I will definitely be using the 60 second video booktalk portal!