Links to School Technology Projects

Links to Websites Used at School and Free Downloadable Software

The students use:

  • Open Office, a free suite of application that is like Microsoft Office. You can download a copy for your home computer if you have trouble opening a file in Edmodo. It works on most computer platforms including Mac and Windows. Students who use WordPerfect must “Save As” Microsoft Word so that it can open in school.
  • Pixie to create drawings in K-8. They use TuxPaint for free time drawing. TuxPaint is a program that you can download for free at home. TuxPaint works on most computer platforms including Mac and Windows.
  • Gimp is a free program, to create drawings, edit images and create animated GIFs in 6-8. It can be downloaded at home. It works on most computer platforms including Mac and Windows.
  • Scratch is a free program to learn to program a computer. It works on most computer platforms including Mac and Windows.