Working together is an increasingly important 21st century skill, and these tools
allow for and foster collaborative learning and projects.
Google Hangouts is built right into your gmail account. It's a super easy way to have skype style video
calls, as well as multiple people conference calls. Collaborate with experts, foreign classrooms, or even
with other classes in your school quickly and easily.
This tool uses google spreadsheets to create really cool timelines.
Kidblog is designed by and for teachers to create a safe, moderated way for students to create blog posts
Prezi is a much more visually interesting presentation tool than basic slideshows. It create 3D style
movement that is seamless and fun to watch. Prezi also has a collaboration function similar to
sharing in google docs.
Similar to powerpoint, google slides is availble through Drive and allows students to create cool
presentations that can be easily presented, shared, and posted to your website.
Allow students to collaborate with each other, or create an easy way for quick and clear peer reviewing between students! Google Docs new suggest feature is an amazing way to mark up a paper as you
would with a pen, and then allow the author of the doc to see your edits and accept or reject them.
Create a collaborative map your whole class can add pins to, and link to descriptions, videos, images,
Blendspace is a really cool way to organize various types of media all on one page for students to view
(or for them to create as a project). You can include videos, images, links, things from your Drive,
quizzes, and more!