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Helpful Google Apps

Google Chrome Apps let you use HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript to deliver an experience comparable to a native application.

To access these apps or others, go to https://chrome.google.com/webstore/category/apps

Biodigital Human – The BioDigital Human is a 3D platform that simplifies the understanding of anatomy, disease and treatments. Explore the body in 3D.

Class Dojo – Encourage students with positive reinforcement and see a timeline of students’ progress.

Concept Mapping – Learning in Context: allows a student to easily create mind maps, flowcharts, and concept maps. $1.99

Desktop US Weather Radar – Provides comprehensive information about the present and future weather conditions via radar overlays and animation, weather forecast, precipitation forecast, alerts, webcams, and meteograms.

The Elementals – A fun periodic table where every element has its own personality.

The Fractulator – is a very simple online app that gives results of operations with two fractions. Input your first fraction and choose an operation. Add in the second fraction and choose equals to view the results.  Choose to display as proper or improper fractions.

Full Screen Weather – Enables anyone in the world to quickly zoom in on the Google Maps interface to view the most granular data available from Weather Underground’s unmatched network of over 21,000 personal weather stations world-wide.

Geoboard, by The Math Learning Center – explore perimeter, area, angles, and more.

Gismeteo App – Gismeteo Weather Forecast gives real time weather and detailed forecasts for all around the world.

Goo.gl URL Shortener – shorten URLs with this URL shortener.

Gynzy – a web app that helps you get the most out of your interactive board. Includes activities for math, language, science, and more.

Human 3D – 3D atlas of human anatomy and health conditions – comprehensive, 3D and interactive.

Math Mahjong – is a game that makes learning math skills fun for kids, and it’s interesting for adults, too!

Model Periodic Table – Periodic Table with quiz and lesson feature for schools and students of chemistry.

MusiCan Classic – helps children learn to read, understand, enjoy and appreciate music.

Nearpod – a classroom tool for teachers to engage students with interactive lessons and assessments that students can access on any device.

Number Line – Helps students visualize number sequences and model strategies for addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

Number Rack, by The Math Learning Center – explore and discover addition and subtraction strategies.

Pattern Shapes – Explore geometry, fractions, angles, and more.

Pickatale Children Book Library – Enjoy an endless library of interactive story books for children.

Quento – a little puzzle game that makes simple math fun for all ages. It gives you the answer – but can you do the math?

Readability – is a web and mobile app that zaps clutter and saves web articles in a comfortable reading view.

Screencastify (Screen Video Recorder) – a simple video screen capture software for Chrome. It is able to record all screen activity inside a tab, including audio.

Skill Builder Spelling Beta – This is an offline app that lets you create spelling lists.

Tellagami – is a mobile app that lets you create and share a quick animated Gami video.

Troff – Training with Music – A music player that lets you loop a part of a song, slow it down and create markers on the song timeline.

TypingClub – Master touch-typing using this free game/educational program. This online program will assist your with learning and improving your typing speed.

Typing Games – give these typing games your best shot. These games will challenge you to type super quick!

Typing Lesson - computer generated typing lessons

VideoNot.es – The best way to take notes from videos, and save the notes right into the video.

VoiceThread – Transforming media into collaborative spaces with video, voice, and text commenting.

WeatherBug – Get the most accurate local current conditions, forecast, Doppler radar and the fastest severe weather alerts.

Weebly – create a free class website and let your students build sites, too.