Project Planning/Organisation Tools
Research Project Calculator The calculator customises the steps for your project according to your research task.
Essay Map This interactive tool from readwritethink.org walks you through the steps of organizing their research paper.
Mind Maps and Graphic Organisers: These visual thinking tools offer graphical ways to represent ideas and concepts.
Notetaking and Bibliographies: These programs help students manage their research.
Son of Citation Machine
Cartoons and Animation: These tools make it easy to share information or tell a story through cartoons.
ToonDoo (comic strips and books)
XtraNormal (animated videos)
Educational Games: Learning can be fun and meaningful with these games and simulations.
NobelPrize.org: Educational games sponsored by the Nobel Prize organization, on a range of topics related to Nobel Prize winners.
Preceden.com: Preceden is an online timeline maker that helps you create attractive, interactive timelines.
Social Bookmarking and Curation: Organise and share links, create collaborative resource lists, design online "magazines" using relevant web content.
Scoop.It - this is one of my favourites
Pinterest - a great visual image organiser
Learni.st - again this one is great and really easy to use.
Look under Research and Inquiry Topics to see examples of how I have used these.
Flashcards/Quiz/Content Review:Teachers and students can create review materials in a variety of fun, interactive formats.
Presentation Programs: Ditch the poster project and try something multimedia and interactive.
GoAnimate Create videos using images, text, and sound.
Present.Me Presentme allows you to create video presentations using existing PowerPoint presentations. You can also record your videos.
Projeqt This is a free and easy to use web service that lets users create slides in seconds.
Bolide Bolide lets you create presentations in few simple steps. It also allows you to add audio image files, transition effects, and many more.
Slidely Slidely allows users to create slideshows using pictures and music.
Search Engines: Google isn't the only game in town. Each of the search engines below offers unique features.
Duck Duck Go