OTF Connect: Feb 6 Google Apps and Extensions

In this webinar, participants will learn about a variety of apps and extensions that are available in the Chrome browser which give students choice, the ability to differentiate and a chance to enhance their work. Apps include: Floorplanner, Canva, Piktochart, Lucidpress, Powtoon and WeVideo.  These apps give students the opportunity to develop their work on a platform that supports differentiating their learning experience, as well as a space that allows them to incorporate their interests and additional skills. Extensions to be shared include: Mercury Reader, Skimzee, Screencastify and Voicenote. These extensions provide additional tools that can be utilized on webpages, to help read, document and summarize their ideas and thoughts.

Presenter: Emma Reay

Audience: Gr. 3-8

Resources:

Emma on Twitter

Support Doc:

Mercury Reader:

One Click Timer:

Timer:

Onmibox Timer:

Nimbus:

Crafty Curser:

Noisli:

Screencastify:

Loom:

Session Buddy:

Google Input Tools:

Accent Grid:

Equatio:

Piktochart:

Canva:

LucidPress example:

Powtoon Support:

How to of EdPuzzle:

Floorplanner Teacher Review:

Floorplanner Instructions:

Grade 6 Design Challenge:

Real Estate Planner:

Real Estate Ad:

Real Estate Success Criteria:

Floorplanning Slide Show:

Hogwarts Floorplan:

P/J Drawing Blueprints for Dream Home:

Architecture for Kids Blog:

Arch-KID-ecture:

Engineering Design Tools k-12: