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Belton High School Apps

This is a list of apps available to BHS students.
Tools 4 Students
PAID NOW IN SPANISH TOO! Tools 4 Students offers 25 graphic organizers supporting common comprehension skills like main idea and detail, sequencing, compare and contrast etc. Each organizer can be used again and again and be emailed, drop boxed, or saved as a PDF. This app also allows students to link to Google Drive.
PAID Organized according to Bloom's taxonomy, ReadNRespond™ provides student response forms that are applicable to any piece of literature, movie, or text available. Perfect for the fourth to twelfth grade classroom, the forms can be student-choice or teacher-directed. Teachers can do group instruction by projecting and completing a form through a projector or mirroring application. Model how to do a form in front of the whole class and then assign it to an individual or small group. This app also allows students to link to their Google Drive.
PAID Keynote is the most powerful presentation app ever designed for a mobile device. Built from the ground up for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, it makes creating a world-class presentation — complete with animated charts and transitions — as simple as touching and tapping.


PAID With a streamlined design and intuitive Multi-Touch gestures, iMovie lets you enjoy your videos and tell stories like never before. Browse your video library, share favorite moments, create beautiful movies, and watch them on all your devices in iMovie Theater. And with the iMovie extension, it’s fast and fun to make every video more memorable — right in the Photos app.


PAID Pages is a word processor. This powerful word processor helps you create reports, resumes, and documents in minutes.
Google Drive - free online storage from Google
Students and teachers have access to Google Drive through the email accounts. You can save all your files in Drive – videos, photos, and documents. Files are backed up safely so you can’t lose them. You can easily invite others to view, edit, or leave comments on any files or folders.
Homeroom by Atlas Learning
Homeroom is an LMS for the paperless classroom. Homeroom provides all of the tools you need to interact with students, manage classroom assignments, deliver real-time quizzes, and keep up with teaching standards in a one-to-one learning environment.
Google Docs
Create, edit, and collaborate with others on documents from your iPod, iPhone, or iPad with the free Google Docs app. With Google Docs you can:

* Create new documents or edit any that were created on the web or on another device
* Share documents and work together with others in the same document at the same time
* Open, edit, and save Microsoft Word documents
* Get stuff done anytime -- even without an internet connection
* Add and respond to comments
* Never worry about losing your work -- everything is automatically saved as you type
* Protect your documents with a 4-digit passcode
Microsoft PowerPoint
The real Microsoft PowerPoint app designed for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.
Now PowerPoint presentations look great on your tablet and phone. When you edit or create presentations, you can be confident that they will look exactly how you want across PC, Mac, tablet and phone. PowerPoint has the familiar Office look and feel along with an intuitive touch experience, so you’ll be up and running in no time. The core PowerPoint experience is free, including viewing, creating and editing presentations.
Microsoft Word
View, create and edit Word documents for free.
Socrative Student
Engage, assess and personalize your class with Socrative.
Educators can initiate formative assessments through quizzes, quick question polls, exit tickets and space races all with their Socrative app. Socrative will instantly grade, aggregate and provide graphs of results to help you identify opportunities for further instruction.
Pic Collage - Photo, GIF and video editor in a snap!
PicCollage is THE coolest collage-maker in town! Join 80 million people who use PicCollage to combine photos, Youtube videos, funky fonts, sassy stickers and cute cutouts to create the prettiest collages you'll ever see on a mobile device. We have stickers from Maroon 5, Beats Music, Universal Pictures, and LA-based independent designer, Sara M. Lyons. You can also PRINT your collages into greeting cards or postcards to send to your loved ones anywhere in the world!
Skitch - Snap. Mark Up. Send.
See something that sparks an idea? Use Skitch to snap it, mark it up with simple tools, and send it on in an instant. Your bold ideas stand out even brighter with Skitch.


Prezi for iPad lets you create, edit, and share your presentations wherever and whenever you want.
Quizlet - Flashcards & Study Tools
Quizlet makes simple tools that let you study anything, anywhere. Download the FREE app to:
- Study on the go
- Play games to study
- Create your own flashcards (or search millions created by others)
- Improve your study habits
- Study with images and audio, great for all learning styles
IXL - Math and English
Over 4,000 skills in math and English language arts mean you will be able to find the content your children are learning in school. Interactive question types, vibrant graphics, and enchanting audio create an engaging learning environment that connects with students both mentally and physically.
National Archives DocsTeach
Engage in activities that will help you make sense of stories, events, and ideas of the past using documents from the holdings of the US National Archives. Choose an historical topic and challenge yourself with an activity.
Popplet Lite
Popplet is the simplest tool to capture and organize your ideas. With Popplet you can quick jot down your ideas and sort them visually. Students use Popplet to think and learn visually. By capturing facts, thoughts, and images, students learn to create relationships between them and generate new ideas.
Key Features of Lite:

+ One Popplet board
+ Capture notes in text
+ Capture notes with images
+ Capture notes with a drawing tool
+ Change the color of your notes and Popplet board
+ Link notes to each other visually
+ Export as PDF as JPEG
+ Pinch to zoom and expand
+ Multi Language Support
SimpleMind+ (mind mapping)
Mind mapping tool that turns your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch into a brainstorming, idea collection and thought structuring device.
TinyPDF - Fill Forms, Annotate PDF with Professional Reader
TinyPDF is a professional app to annotate, read, manage and share your PDFs. With TinyPDF, you can easily annotate PDFs, add bookmarks, highlight texts, add notes, sign on PDFs, add stamps or draw with your own finger. This app can be linked to Google Drive.
Timeline - Art Museum
Timeline brings to life the paintings of such masters as Botticelli, Da Vinci, Micheclangelo, Van Gogh, Monet, Courbet, Klimt, and 73 others in an eye-catching and easy to navigate format.
Free Graphing Calculator
1) Scientific Calculator
2) Graphing. Capabilities
3) A unit converter
4) Constants for scientific calculations
5) It can make a table of the values of any function you care to enter.
6) Help screens linked directly to many of the available functions and constants.
7) The math/science reference hits the high points of various subjects. Currently includes algebra, differential and integral calculus, geometry, trigonometry, vectors, vector calculus, and classical mechanics.
8) Keep track of significant figures [AKA sig figs]
9) Statistics
Graphing Calculator by Desmos
Graphing: Plot polar, cartesian, or parametric graphs. There’s no limit to how many expressions you can graph at one time - and you don’t even need to enter expressions in y= form!
Sliders: Adjust values interactively to build intuition, or animate any parameter to visualize its effect on the graph
Points of Interest: Touch a curve to show maximums, minimums, and points of intersection.
Scientific Calculator
Inequalities: Plot cartesian and polar inequalities.
Offline: No internet access required.
Write notes of all types, from short lists to lengthy research, and access them on any device.
- Collect web articles, handwritten notes, and photos to keep all the details in one place.
- Find your work quickly with Evernote’s powerful search.
- Present your work as it takes shape for better collaboration in meetings.
Duolingo - Learn Languages for Free
Learn Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, Irish, Dutch, Danish, Swedish, and English. Totally fun. Totally free.