Chrome Apps

Below are some of our favorite Chrome Extensions and Apps.  Many of these are Apps that simply launch helpful websites, but some launch web-based programs with specific features for your browser.  Extensions are like direct upgrades for Chrome, allowing it to extend its functionality.

Finding Stuff

There are two ways to quicky sift through the apps below:
  1. Use CTRL+F   This will allow you to Find on the page.  Use this and search for Math, for example, to see all the Math apps.
  2. Use the Sort functions:  each header has a sort option so you can quickly sort by name, subject, category, etc.

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Name & LinkDescriptionCategorySubject(s)
Name & LinkDescriptionCategorySubject(s)
Adblock Blocks advertisements across the web, creating an ad free browsing experience.  Extension  
AwesomeDrive The AwesomeDrive Chrome extension brings Microsoft Office to your Google Drive - No need to manually download your Office files nor to upload them after editing - Just one click to open and edit your Office files - Works with Word, Excel and Powerpoint files Extension  
Doc/PDF/Powerpoint Viewer(By Google) Displays .doc/.pdf/.ppt files directly in Chrome without having to download them. Extension  
Google Dictionary Double-click any word to view its definition in a small pop-up bubble, and more! Extension  
Google Tasks Easily add and manage your Google Tasks without being in Gmail Extension  
Google Tone Google Tone turns on your computer's microphone (while the extension is on) and uses your computer's speakers to exchange URLs with nearby computers connected to the Internet.  Extension  
Google Voice Make calls, send SMS, preview Inbox, and get notified of new messages. (US only) Extension  
Grammarly Excellent extension to check your grammar on any website!  Extension Language Arts 
Hangouts Use Google’s Hangouts(chat) application without having to be on a Google Site. Extension  
LastPass LastPass, an award-winning password manager, saves your passwords and gives you secure access from every computer and mobile device. Extension  
Personal Blocklist (by Google) Blocks domains/hosts from appearing in your Google search results. Extension  
Save to Google Drive Save web content to Google Drive. Extension  
Share Extensions Export your favorite Google Chrome extensions as BBCode, HTML, Wiki or text list for your Blog. Share the extensions via Twitter, Google Mail Extension  
Techsmith Snagit (Extension) The Snagit for Google Chrome™ Extension makes it possible for you to capture screenshots within your Chrome browser.  Extension  
Window Resizer Resize browser window to emulate various screen resolutions Extension  
Wolfram Alpha (Original) Instantly query Wolfram|Alpha from any page or tab. Extension  
Angry Birds Physics based viral game of avian destruction! Game Math, Physics 
Entanglement Create the longest path possible and challenge your friends in the game of Entanglement. Game Logic, Problem Solving 
Physics Games A collection of physics-based games that can be played online for free. Game Physics 
3D Solar System Web Like Celestia for your browser! Explore the Solar System in 3D, all in your Chrome Browser Learning Science, Space 
Biodigital Human The BioDigital Human is a 3D platform that simplifies the understanding of anatomy, disease and treatments. Explore the body in 3D! Learning Life Science, Anatomy, Health 
Carrotsticks An online multiplayer game that improves math skills for 1st-5th graders as they practice and compete with peers around the world Learning Math 
Flash Cards The perfect Study Companion for mobile devices, now for your desktop. Learning All subjects 
Fraction Wall Interactive fraction wall - explore equivalence between fractions, decimals and percentages. Learning Math 
Geogebra GeoGebra is free dynamic mathematics software for all levels of education that joins geometry, algebra, graphing, and calculus. Learning Math 
GeogebraTube Free and interactive worksheets and lessons for learning & teaching mathematics and science Learning Math, Sience 
Google Play Books Choose from over 4 million books on Google Play and take your favorites with you for reading offline. LOTS of free Public Domain books here! Learning Reading 
Lego Builder A free online Lego Builder which is running on Chrome and Firefox. Learning Multiple 
Manga High Mangahigh has over 16 math games and 60,000+ math questions. It provides complete coverage of the math curriculum for ages 7-16 Learning Math 
MeeGenius! Children's Books Read, personalize and share enhanced children's books. Learning Reading 
moneyTrail MoneyTrail is a free, online kids money management system. Parents and teens track cash, IOUs & more from computers or cell phones. Learning Business, Finance 
NASA Photo of the Day  Learning  
Old Maps Online  Learning  
Planetarium An interactive sky map for exploring the stars and planets. Learning Science, Space 
Quick Earth Explore the planet with Quick Earth, the most featured-packed Google Earth app in the Chrome web store. Learning All subjects 
Rubbish Books Free read-aloud and play-along interactive storybooks for children Learning Reading 
Be Funky  Multimedia  
ButtonBeats DubCube Fun mixer for dubsteb beats!! Multimedia Music 
ButtonBeats Reggaeton Cube Jammed with Reggaeton loops and horns. Mix some sick beats! Multimedia Music 
Drive Tunes DriveTunes is a music player for Google Drive. It lets you play audio files right from Google Drive Multimedia  
Movenote Add your favorite content from whatever source you want, and record video alongside to it with your computer, tablet or smartphone. Multimedia  
Pixlr Editor Full featured in browser photo editor. LOTS of powerful editing features like feathering, layers, etc. Compare to GIMP Multimedia  
Pixton Comic Maker EDU (Schools Version) Inspire students to express themselves with comics! Visual writing tool perfect for any subject and skill level. Multimedia  
Stupeflix Video Maker Move over Animoto! Mix photos, video, music, and create stunning videos in seconds! Multimedia All subjects 
Sumo Paint Web's Best Image Editor - Hands down! Multimedia Art 
WeVideo Online video editor: Easy. Accessible. Creative. Collaborative. Multimedia  
Caccoo Like Inspiration, but online, FREE, with multiple users editing the same diagram in real time. Productivity  
Drive Notepad Text editor that works on txt and HTML files in Google Drive Productivity  
Dropbox Sync & store files online & on your desktop Productivity  
Evernote Web Save all of your ideas and experiences in Evernote, then access them from every computer and phone you use. Productivity  
Gliffy Mind-mapping software Productivity  
Google Drive Quick access to your Google Drive. Sync and store files, collaborate on documents, presentations, spreadsheets, drawings, and forms Productivity  
Google Keep Enables a window/panel for Google Keep for direct access to quick notes Productivity  
Prezi Prezi is a zooming web-based presentation tool that moves beyond the constraints of traditional slides. Productivity  
Realtime Board Collaborative whiteboard app Productivity  
Type Fu Typing tutor! Productivity Typing 
Wunderlist The ultimate task manager. Share task lists, assign tasks to others, track due dates, recurring tasks, etc. Productivity  
Chrome Remote Desktop Access other computers or allow another user to access your computer securely over the Internet. Tool  
Chrome Speak Chrome Speak (App Version), select the text and right-click to speak with offline tts engine, Tool Accessibility 
DropMocks ABSURDLY simple way to share image galleries online. Drag, Drop, Share Tool  
Google Finance Financial news, quotes, charts, and more. Tool Business 
Google Keep Quickly capture what's on your mind and share those thoughts with friends and family. Speak a voice memo on the go and have it automatically transcribed. Grab a photo of a poster, receipt or document and easily organize or find it later in search. Tool  
Graphing Calculator by Easy, beautiful, powerful, free! Brought to you by Tool Math, Science 
Lucidchart Lucidchart is a web-based diagramming tool that makes drawing diagrams fast and easy. Students can work individually on assignments or with an unlimited number of other classmates to create and edit diagrams in real time -- great for group projects.  Tool  
Pocket Smith Schedule your household or business budget in a calendar, forecast your future bank balances, and track your spending. Tool Business 
Remote Desktop Chrome Remote Desktop allows users to remotely access another computer through Chrome browser or a Chromebook. Computers can be made available on an short-term basis for scenarios such as ad hoc remote support, or on a more long-term basis for remote access to your applications and files. All connections are fully secured. Tool  
Techsmith Snagit FREE screen capture app for Chrome. Requires Snagit extension Tool  
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