Author Archives: Todd Cherner

PLT4M

Paid PLT4M is a multipurpose platform for tracking student users’ training progress as well as locating fitness-related resources for supporting high school students. To begin, teacher users must register with the website to access their dashboard, which allows them to access multiple options. Once registered, the “Dashboard” will load, and teacher users can view their newsfeed that includes information about ...

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Parlay Ideas

Parlay Ideas: The Future of Class Discussions!

Paid! Parlay Ideas is a platform that allows teacher users to either create or select multimedia discussion prompts for their student users to engage. To begin, teacher users must launch and then register with the site. Once registered, teacher users will be presented with three options on the left side of the screen that include: New Roundtable, Browse Universe, and ...

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Look, I’m Making It Up! – An Improvisation-Based App for Young Readers

$2.99! Look, I’m Making It Up is an interactive story book app designed for early learners. After launching the app, users can click the “Read the Story” or “Play Games” button to access the app’s content. The “Read the Story” option narrates Camilo’s adventure to users. Each scene in the story includes vivid images and text appears in letter and ...

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GroupMap: Collaborative Brainstorming & Problem Solving

Paid! GroupMap is a flexible tool for creating collaborative charts, graphic organizers, figures, mindmaps, and more! This tool is ideal for users who wish to visually represent collaborative thinking about a topic with other users. To utilize Groupmap, users will first need to log in using their credentials. They will then be taken to their home screen, which is a ...

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diigo

Diigo: A Tool for All Classrooms

  Freemium!   Diigo is a Google Chrome Extension that allows users to save, annotate, notate, and share articles. To begin, users must install the Diigo extension to their Chrome browser. Next, the Diigo logo appears on the top right of Chrome menu, and users can access Diigo by clicking its logo. To begin using Diigo, users should navigate to ...

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VoiceThread: A Tool for Creating Narrated Presentations

  Freemium!   VoiceThread is a web-based platform that allows users to import files to create online presentations that includes options for adding comments using text and video. VoiceThread also includes a searchable library of presentations made by other VoiceThread users. To begin, users must register with VoiceThread and confirm their email. Next, they will be able to access their ...

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CleverPDF: Start Converting Your PDFs Today!

CleverPDF is a file conversion tool that allows users to convert and modify PDF documents and other file types for free. To begin, users must launch the website and choose a type of conversion (e.g., PDF to Word, PDF to Excel, PDF to PPTX, Word to PDF, Excel to PDF, etc.) or modification (e.g., reorder pages in a PDF, add ...

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TurboWords Spelling

    TurboWords is designed to support users in learning how to spell words. After launching the app, it loads the home screen. Users can tap the “+” button on the top right of the screen to add a name and image to the roster on the home screen. Once added, users can tap a name, and a new screen ...

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W3Schools: A High-Quality Resource for Learning Code

Free! The W3Schools is a website that provides support for users who are learning to code. After launching the website, users choose the coding language that meets their needs. There is an extensive library of options that are broken into categories: HTML and CSS, JavaScript, Server Side, Programming, Web Building, and XML Tutorials. Once users identify the support they need, ...

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