LaSalle-Peru Township High School District 120

The Chrome web browser offers numerous apps and extensions that add new functions to your web experience.  Students and teachers can add apps and extensions to their browser.  Apps are online applications that run in your browser.  Extensions are extra features that can be added to your browser.  Below are some recommended apps and extensions.  

 

WeVideo

WeVideo is an online video editor that allows you to edit and save video in your Google Drive account.  Access and edit your videos anywhere online.

Click here to install.

PowToon Edu

PowToon Edu allows you to create animated presentations and cartoon-style videos.  Drag and drop animated characters and customize your presentation.  Can be exported to YouTube.

Click here to install.

Pixlr Editor

Pixlr Editor is an online picture editor.  It contains many of the features of Photoshop, Paint.NET and Gimp.  You can edit photos completely online, using many common image editing tools, as well as layers.

 

Click here to install.

 

LucidPress

 

LucidPress is a full-featured online page designer.  Create brochures, newsletters, flyers, menus, etc.  Similar features to Microsoft Publisher.

Click here to install.

TypingClub

 

TypingClub is an online program that will assist you with learning and improving your typing speed.  

 


 

Padlet is the easiest way to create and collaborate in the world. It works like a sheet of paper where you can put anything (images, videos, documents, text) anywhere, from any device (pcs, tablets, phones), together with anyone.

Click here to install.

 

Storyboard That is the world’s best storyboard creator and brings digital storytelling to a new level.

Click here to install.

Quizlet

 

Quizlet is a flash cards and quiz site that provides students with study tools.  Add Quizlet to your Chrome profile so you don't have to sign in every time.

Click here to install.

World Data Atlas

 

World Data Atlas is your ultimate source on world's statistics. Browse key statistics by country and region.

Click here to install.

 

LucidChart

Lucidchart is a web-based diagramming tool that makes drawing diagrams fast and easy. Students can work individually on assignments or with an unlimited number of other classmates to create and edit diagrams in real time -- great for group projects. 

Click here to install.

Duolingo

 

Ready to learn a new language?  With Duolingo, you learn a language completely free, without ads or hidden charges. You have fun while you learn, leveling up and competing with friends.

Click here to install.

FlashCards

 

FlashCards is the perfect study companion.  Create digital flash cards to help you remember facts and vocabulary.

Click here to install.

 

Feedly is the world's most popular RSS and blog reader

 

Click here to install.

Connected Mind

 

Connected Mind allows you to draw unique and memorable mind maps, store them in the cloud for free and access them anywhere.

 

Click here to install.

Glogster EDU

 

With Glogster EDU, you can create online multimedia posters with text, photos, graphics, sounds, links, drawings, data attachments, and more.

Click here to install.

TwistedWave

TwistedWave is a full featured audio editor that allows you to edit audio files from your computer or your Google Drive, apply effects, and save in one of many supported file formats. 

Click here to install.

 

MyStudyLife provides a blend of calendar/to-do list functionality letting you input specific details of your schedule and create alerts for assignments and exams.

Click here to install

 Page Archiver is a scrapbook-like extension, it helps archive web pages for offline reading. 

Click here to install

 Screencastify is a video screen capture for Chrome.  It allows you to easily capture video/audio and record presentations.

Click here to install

Click here to find instructions on how to install apps and extensions in your Chrome browser.  

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