School Tools

Remind: Announcements and messages you send through or the Remind app will automatically be displayed in the widget. Here are directions for getting the embed code. Does not work with new Google Sites.


Seesaw: Seesaw is a learning journal where students can each contribute text, images, videos, and files to a portfolio. All students work is kept private unless specifically shared. To share as a widget, click the three dots next to the item and click Share Item. Up pops a box with embed code for you to copy. Thanks to Kristen Brooks for sharing her Woodstock Elementary students' video below. It's embedded from Seesaw.

Mentimeter: Mentimeter is a website that enables teachers to poll students in a variety of ways, and you can embed the results to a question. Question types include multiple choice, short answer, scale, and word clouds. Get the embed code from your Home poll list and clicking the Share button to the right of a poll's name. Read my post about Mentimeter.

Photos For Class: Students and teachers can search through Creative Commons licensed images at The site provides a widget so that a copyright-friendly search can be entered on our own website. When images are downloaded through Photos for Class, the citation is automatically attached to the bottom of the image.