Websites that might be useful for projects and/or classroom work
Inspirational / Thought provoking / promptshttp://whyfiles.org/ - for grades 5 and upVirtual Field Tripshttps://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/u/0/home - explore art, history or world wondersWriting / Sharing writinghttp://www.artofstorytelling.org/ - write and record a story based on art, or make your own art collage
http://storybird.com/ - writing stories or poems based on arthttp://www.pinkydinkydoo.com/ - fun website to fill in stories and listen to your storyhttps://littlebirdtales.com/ - create your own ebook with audiohttp://piclits.com/compose_dragdrop.aspx - inspired picture writing
Comic strip creators - there are several options for creating comic strips, which can be fun for students, and can be used to help them illustrate a concept or work on sequencing.
http://pbskids.org/arthur/games/comiccreator/comiccreator.php - good for younger students
Multi-media / audio / arthttps://www.wevideo.com/ - easy to use site to create and edit movieshttp://animoto.com/ - use short video and pictures to create a movie slide show
http://www.sumo.fm/#home/ (older students) - drawing, art and design
http://www.nga.gov/kids/kids.htm interactive art
http://www.voki.com/ - add audio to avatar; can share; fee for classroom management
http://blabberize.com/ - add audio to picture
http://www.tiki-toki.com/ - collaborative history timelime; need account and small fee
http://www.digitalvaults.org/#/browse/?record=3177 - National Archives, searchable images. Students can collect and make a poster or movie.
http://docsteach.org/activities - ideas for using primary sources to teach history