Screencastomatic is an easy application that records your screen. You can record as many times a needed and allows for voice recording.
Screencastify is a chrome add on that is more sophisticated than screencastomatic but still user friendly. Videos are automatically saved to a google drive folder for seamless organization and ease.
Video Creation Tools
Adobe Spark- Easy to use with your own media that gives a maximum of 30 second slides. This tool makes presentations and sharing of information professional and polished.
Videoscribe creates a whiteboard video that is simple to use and can show information quickly with lots of choices including music.
Animaker offers different styles of animated videos with many different components dictated by the maker with more intricate tools and options than other applications.
Animoto allows the creation of professional videos with a bank of media (pictures, music, videos) to choose from as well as the ability to add your own media and recordings.
Online collaboration tools
Voice Thread allows visual and audio presentations to be uploaded. Participants can give feedback through recording or text and is able to be viewed by all in the voice thread.
Kami allows interactive annotation on digital documents and records video or voice comments. Kami also integrates assignments from Google classroom.
Google Draw allows for easy collaboration as many students can be on one document contributing at the same time.
Assessment tools & games
Google Forms is a google suite application that allows teachers to create surveys and assessments, get student feedback and more with this tool.
Kahoot is an interactive assessment tool that allows teachers to create assessments or choose from assessments other teachers have made. Students use devices to respond and feedback is immediate and shared with the audience.
Seesaw is a platform to assign and display student work like a digital portfolio. Teachers create a class, give assignments to students with different applications, students can do work provided by the site as well as upload videos.
Google Classroom is a google suite application that allows integration of assignments, grades and feedback that works together to organize a digital classroom.