Have you tried these Web 2.0 Applications yet?

 

Software 

Address 

Enrol?

Embed?

What it does 

Where it could be used?

Animoto 

www.animoto.com

Yes 

Yes or download

Upload images and sounds to create a video – effects added automatically

Demonstrate

Activate

IL

Bannerfans 

www.bannerfans.com

Yes

Add banner as image

Create imaginative and creative banners

 

Bart Simpson chalkboard Generator 

http://www.addletters.com/bart-simpson-generator.htm

No 

No, Save Picture As 

Creates Chalkboard as seen in The Simpsons 

Learning objectives#

Bit.ly 

www.bit.ly

Yes 

No 

Create shorted weblinks using your own words eg www.bit.ly/perins

Activate

Tiki-toki

www.tiki-toki.com

Yes

Yes

Timelines – images via Picasa and video via YouTube

Activate, IL

Blabberize 

www.blabberize.com

Optional 

Yes 

Makes simple talking avatars 

Activate, IL, Connect

Bubbl.us 

http://www.bubbl.us/

Optional 

Yes if member, Image file is not 

Collaborative mindmaps

Activate, Consolidate, IL

Capzles 

http://capzles.com

Yes 

Yes 

Make timeline with pictures, video, sound and background. Add brief comments. 

Activate

IL

ClassTools 

www.classtools.net

No 

Yes 

Lots of interactive quizzes, starters etc. Random name picker is very useful 

All areas

Delicious 

http://delicious.com/

Yes 

N/A 

Online store for your bookmarks. Share and tag them with key words 

Activate, IL

 

Software 

Address 

Enrol?

Embed?

What it does 

Where it could be used?

Doink 

www.doink.com

Yes 

Can be embedded or downloaded as Flash 

Online animation 

Demonstrate, Activate, IL

DVD VideoSoft 

www.dvdvideosoft.com/

 

Download 

Free YouTube converter, mp3 converter 

Connect, Demonstrate, Consolidate

Dvolver 

http://www.dvolver.com

Optional (over 13) 

Yes 

Creates simple movies – add your own dialogue

Activate

Effective ICT 

www.effectiveict.co.uk/flash

Become member is best 

N/A 

Great Flash support and activities 

Activate

FotoBabble 

http://www.fotobabble.com

Yes 

Embed or link 

Upload image explain it by recording your explanations 

Activate, IL

Glogster 

http://edu.glogster.com/

Yes 

Yes 

Create multimedia online posters with sound, video and images

Activate, IL

GoAnimate 

http://goanimate.com/

Yes 

 

Create Flash animations with no knowledge needed 

Activate, IL

Guess the Google 

http://grant.robinson.name/projects/guess-the-google/

No 

No 

Guess the word that links the Google images 

Connect

 

Software 

Address 

Enrol?

Embed?

What it does 

Where it could be used?

JogtheWeb 

www.jogtheweb.com

Yes 

Link 

Create linked websites with comments

Activate, IL

Mapwing 

www.mapwing.com

Yes 

Embed, link or download

Creates virtual tours from images you upload 

Connect, Activate, Consolidate, IL

PictureTeller 

http://cookit.e2bn.org/activities/2-activities.html

Yes 

Link or embed 

Upload an image and create a zoom path (with labels and audio track optional) 

Activate, IL

Picnik 

www.picnik.com

No 

No, download 

Online Photo editing and creating 

Activate, IL

Posterous 

www.posterous.com

No 

No 

Users just email what they want posted on their blog and it is automatically posted with the subject line as the title and the body of the email as its content. You can copy images off web and post them too

Activate

IL

Power League 

http://www.powerleague.org.uk/

Yes 

Link 

A cross between Top trumps and a squash ladder

Connect, Activate

Prezi 

www.prezi.com

Yes 

Link or download 

Zooming presentation – all the rage! Choose Edu option http://bit.ly/prezi-helpsheets

Demonstrate, Activate

Primary Pad (EtherPad) 

www.primarypad.com

http://meetingwords.com

http://piratepad.net/

www.ietherpad.com

http://titanpad.com//

Yes as Admin 

Can be “embedded” in a Moodle page 

Animated Web based word processor – pupils and teachers collaborate and work together in real time 

Activate

Consolidate

IL

 

 

Software 

Address 

Enrol?

Embed?

What it does 

Where it could be used?

QuizBreak 

http://clear.msu.edu/

Yes 

Can be “embedded” in a Moodle page 

Jeopardy style game – add in images, sound, video – great for revision

Connect, Consolidate

The Rasterbator 

http://homokaasu.org/rasterbator/ 

No 

N/A 

Creates giant printable images from A4 

Activate, IL

Scribble Maps 

http://www.scribblemaps.com

No 

Yes 

Customise Google Maps by adding in images, scribbles, shapes, markers etc

Activate, IL

Spicy Nodes 

www.spicynodes.org

Yes 

Yes 

Cross between Wallwisher and Mindmeister – link information with nodes 

Connect, Activate, Consolidate, IL

StoryBird 

http://storybird.com

Yes 

No 

Online collaborative storymaking using professional designs 

Activate, IL

SumoPaint 

www.sumopaint.com

No 

No 

Online graphic editor. Add filters, brushes and effects

Activate, IL

Tagxego

http://www.tagxedo.com/

No 

Yes 

Create Wordle maps but in actual shapes 

Connect, Demonstrate, Consolidate

TelescopicText 

http://www.telescopictext.org

Yes 

Yes 

Create text stories you can expand 

Activate, IL

Tiltshiftmaker 

http://tiltshiftmaker.com/

No 

Save as image 

Manipulate images to look like miniatures 

Activate, IL

TimeGlider 

http://timeglider.com

Yes 

Yes 

Sits as web page – can add images and save on webpage or embed on wiki, blog or Moodle 

Demonstrate, Activate, IL

Timetoast 

http://www.timetoast.com/

Yes 

Link or Embed 

Timeline generator with images/links 

Demonstrate, Activate, IL

 

 

Software 

Address 

Enrol?

Embed?

What it does 

Where it could be used?

Tizmos 

www.tizmos.com

Yes 

No 

Like Jogtheweb. Visual bookmarking of websites

Demonstrate, Activate, IL

ToonDoo 

www.toondoo.com

Yes 

Save as image or embed using player 

Cartoon maker 

Activate, IL

Trip Advisor 

http://tripwow.tripadvisor.com/tripwow

Yes 

Embed 

Free slideshow creator based on locations 

Demonstrate, Activate

VoiceThread 

http://voicethread.com/

Yes 

Yes 

Digital storytelling – students collaborate to share story – add video, voice text

Activate, IL, Consolidate

VozMe 

www.vozme.com

No 

Not through the software 

Create mp3 audio files by typing in your name 

Activate, IL, Learning Objectives

Wallwisher 

www.wallwisher.com

Only for Admin and still optional 

No, but can link to website 

Website where students can post comments with weblinked images 

Connect, Consolidate

What2learn 

http://www.what2learn.com/moodle_games/

Optional 

Yes, via a Webpage (in Activities menu) 

5 Flash based quiz types –  

Connect, Consolidate, IL

Word Search maker 

http://www.wordsearchmaker.net/#

No 

Embed via webpage 

Create word searches 

Connect, Consolidate, IL

Wordle 

www.wordle.net

No 

Yes 

Creates word clouds with more frequent words appearing “bigger” 

Connect, Demonstrate, Consolidate

ZooBurst 

http://alpha.zooburst.com/

No 

Yes 

Create (augmented reality) 3D pop-up books 

Activate, IL

Yudu 

www.yudu.com

Yes 

Yes 

Digital publishing – uploads all types of files and creates flipbooks

Activate, IL

 

 

Software 

Address 

Enrol?

Embed?

What it does 

Where it could be used?

Myebook 

www.myebook.com

Yes 

Yes 

Creates e-books from different files (Word, Adobe etc) 

Activate, IL

Lino 

http://linoit.com

Yes 

Embed 

Wallwisher’s grown up brother – allows you to make comments and add images – Online stickies 

Connect, Consolidate

Answer Garden 

http://answergarden.ch

Yes, to create

N/A 

Single word evaluation – send link via email – builds word clouds

Connect, Consolidate

Sharendipity 

http://beta.sharendipity.com/

Yes 

Yes 

Create simple games and quizzes that you can embed on websites of VLEs

Connect, Consolidate, IL

Motivational posters 

http://bighugelabs.com/motivator.php

No

Not sure you want to

Create simple images with 2 lines of text – very impressive 

Activate, IL

Comiqs 

http://comiqs.com/aboutus/

Yes 

Yes 

Create comic strips using real life photographs you can upload to site 

Activate, IL

Sploder 

http://www.sploder.com/free-game-creator.php

Yes 

Yes 

Free Flash Game creator 

Activate, IL

BeFunky 

http://www.befunky.com/

Yes 

Yes 

Special effects for pictures – cartoonizer 

Activate, IL

Diigo 

http://www.diigo.com

   

Online bookmarking – like Delicious 

Activate, IL

Hero Factory 

http://cpbherofactory.com/

No 

Yes 

Lets you create your own hero and write a story beside it 

Activate, IL

 

Software 

Address 

Enrol?

Embed?

What it does 

Where it could be used?

Create your own Comic 

http://superherosquad.marvel.com/create_your_own_comic

No 

Yes 

SuperHero Comic Creator 

Activate, IL

Pdf my URL 

http://pdfmyurl.com/

No 

No 

Makes pdf files of any URL address (1page only) 

Activate, IL

Stupeflix

http://studio.stupeflix.com/editor/

Yes

Yes

Like Animoto but a range of additional features

Activate, IL

Tagul 

http://tagul.com/

Yes 

Yes 

Interactive word cloud maps – lots of colours 

Connect, Consolidate

Textanim 

http://textanim.com/#text

Yes 

No 

Animated text creator

Activate, IL

Ticket-O-matic 

http://omatic.musicairport.com/

   

Create a first class ticket to anywhere in the world 

Activate, IL

Voki 

http://www.voki.com/create.php

Yes 

Yes 

Interactive cartoons – add your voice to animate 

Connect, Activate, IL

Vuvox 

http://www.vuvox.com/

Yes 

Yes 

Makes great collages from images and video 

Activate, IL

Zamzar 

http://www.zamzar.com/url/

   

Free online file conversion 

Activate, IL

Masher 

www.masher.com

Yes 

Yes 

Alternative to Animoto – use video, still, text to create movie 

Activate, IL

Free Flash resources for teachers

http://www.sandfields.co.uk/games/

No 

Yes 

Range of features inc countdown clock, Millionaire game, Weakest link templates 

Connect, Demonstrate

 

    

Software 

Address 

Enrol?

Embed?

What it does 

Where it could be used?

Google WonderWheel

www.google.com

No 

No 

Wheel of related links joined together from search

Demonstrate, Activate

Google Timeline

www.google.com

No

No

Creates timeline from a search you do – can alter dates

Demonstrate, Activate

TubeChop

www.tubechop.com

No

Yes 

Can cut up YouTube videos and then embed

Activate

Real Player Trimmer 

http://i.realone.com/product/help/RealPlayer-SP-1.1/en/Content/trim-clips.htm

No 

N/A 

Like TubeChop but software on your PC. 

Activate

Text2Map 

www.text2mindmap.com/

No 

No 

Make mind maps by just writing text with different TAB orders 

Activate, IL

MindMeister 

http://www.mindmeister.com

Optional 

Yes if a member 

Online mindmapping and brainstorming

Activate

Zondle 

www.zondle.com

Yes 

Yes 

Series of quiz games for KS1-KS5

Connect, Consolidate, IL

Media.io 

http://media.io/

No 

No 

Converts any music file into an mp3 file 

Activate

Inudge 

http://www.inudge.net/

No 

Yes 

Create a series of music rhythms 

Activate

Juxio

http://www.juxio.com/beta/index.php

Optional

No

Create online posters with different formats and styles – upload images

Activate

 

 

Software 

Address 

Enrol?

Embed?

What it does 

Where it could be used?

PDFMYURL

http://pdfmyurl.com/

No

No

Creates a PDF of any website page you enter – not sure if it does frames though?

Activate

Simple Diagrams 

http://www.simplediagrams.com/

Yes 

No 

Free licenses for cut down version – makes simple diagrams 

Activate

Todays Meet

http://todaysmeet.com/

No

No

Closed twitter stream and feed for your class – can keep it open for range of time – not convinced

Activate

YouPublisher

www.youblisher.com

Yes

Yes

Creates an e-book. Make sure your files are in pdf format (use Zamzar online or Office 2010)

Activate

My ebook

www.myebook.com

Yes

Yes

Can also embed video!

Activate

EdGames

http://people.uncw.edu/ertzbergerj/msgames.htm

No

No

Downloadable templates to use to make quiz games and timers to use with games

Connect, Activate, Consolidate, IL

Avatar creator

http://unique.rasterboy.com/

No 

No 

Create avatar but you have to printscreen and then edit to save the final image 

Activate, IL

Folding Story

https://foldingstory.com/

Yes

No

Write 180 characters and “pass” to the next person – like a Chinese puzzle

Connect, Activate, IL

 

 

Software 

Address 

Enrol? 

Embed? 

What it does 

Where it could be used?

XtraNormal 

http://www.xtranormal.com/

Yes 

No 

Create animations just by typing. Can download own software or do online and play on Moviemaker 

Activate, IL

Comic Master

http://www.comicmaster.org.uk/

Optional

No

Create your own graphic novel. Add backgrounds, dialogue, props, captions

Activate, IL

QuikMaps

http://quikmaps.com/

Yes

Yes

“Doodle on Google”, Add markers, import icons and text

Activate, IL

Amap

http://www.amap.org.uk/

No

Yes

Argument mapper. Allows you to debate online, give evidence and

Activate, IL

Random Name selector  

http://primaryschoolict.com/random-name-selector

No 

No 

Also pronounces the students name for you!

Connect

Quiz creator.

http://classtools.net/QR/create.php

No 

Yes 

Makes a quiz 20 questions, took 10 minutes – very impressive 

Connect, Consolidate

Primary wall 

http://primarywall.com/

Optional 

No 

Like wallwisher – post ideas on the site 

Connect

Type it 

http://typeit.org/

No 

No, download 

Type in word with accents and copy it into your French, German or Spanish work 

Activate, IL

Animated Text 

http://wigflip.com/screedbot/

No 

No, download

Make animated text GIF and download it to use on your PowerPoint or Website or Blog 

Learning Outcome

Activate

Sticky Notes 

http://wigflip.com/superstickies/

No 

No, download

Create sticky notes and download them as images 

Learning Outcome

Activate

Tag Maker 

http://wigflip.com/tinytags/

No 

No, download 

Create Tags and download them as images

Learning Outcome

Activate

 

Software 

Address 

Enrol? 

Embed? 

What it does 

Where it could be used?

Keep Calm and…  

http://www.keepcalm-o-matic.co.uk

No 

No 

Create your own Keep calm and carry on posters which you can change

Learning Objectives

Activate, IL

Visual Bee 

http://www.visualbee.com

No 

No, download 

Download it and add it to your PowerPoint to change boring slides into interesting designs 

Demonstrate

Activate

PowerPoint STAMP 

http://sourceforge.net/projects/stamp-addin/

No 

No, download 

Creates sub titles to your video and audio files in your presentation

Demonstrate

Activate

Qwiki 

www.qwiki.com

No 

No 

Like Wikipedia but with videos and images 

Activate

Poll Everwhere 

http://www.polleverywhere.com

No

Yes 

Free polling tool. Set a question and watch people answer it 

Connect

Consolidate

Stage’d

http://stagedproject.com

No

Some downloading

Create digital comics

Activate, IL

Screenr 

http://www.screenr.com/

No 

No 

On screen video capture – you can make screen casts and share them with people – you can add in sound  

Demonstrate, Activate, IL

Superlame

http://www.superlame.com/

No 

No 

Add text to pictures or add borders and then download 

Learning objectives

Connect

Activate

Zoom It 

http://zoom.it/

No 

No 

Upload an image and you can then zoom in and out 

Connect

Demonstrate

Consolidate

 

 

Software 

Address

Enrol? 

Embed? 

What it does 

Where it could be used?

Triptico 

www.triptico.co.uk/

Small

Download 

Play on screen 

Over 20 different interactive resources – great for starter or plenary 

Connect

Consolidate

ClassDojo

www.classdojo.com

No

Show on screen

Real time rewarding of behaviour and work in lessons

In class

WordPlay

http://www.wordplay.com/index/home

No

Play online

Spanish vocabulary game

Consolidate, IL

Free Map

http://edit.freemap.jp/en/trial_version/edit/world

No

Download

Allows you to edit and download world map

Activate, IL

Graph words

http://graphwords.com

No

Save

Branching thesaurus

Connect

Demonstrate

BookmarkQ

http://bquot.com

No

Download

Creates URL link to a highlighted section of a website

Activate

IL

Wix

www.wix.com

Yes

Yes

Online website design software – amazing!

Activate

IL

A-Z of Resources

http://www.boxoftricks.net/internet-resouces-for-education/

   

List of lots of Web2 resources and sites

All areas

 

 

Video converters

 

http://www.fileconverter.com

 

Format Factory – http://www.formatoz.com/

 

Any video Converter (AVC) http://www.avs4you.com/AVS-Video-Converter.aspx?sct=inc&ct=google&cid=67&gclid=CM3TvOGYqawCFZJc4Qod7F4sAg

 

 

Both downloads but probably more reliable!

 

 

UKEdChat collated tweets on e-tools

 

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