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550 Poirier St, Coquitlam, BC, V3J 6A7| Phone: 604-939-9201| Contact Us
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
Learning for a Lifetime
Cloud Tools

 

Selection of learning resources in our district is guided by Administrative Procedure 213 (Approval of Resource Materials)

Educators may choose to use could tools listed below to enhance their teaching.

Note that student privacy and safety must supersede the ease of use and accessibility of any digital tools and therefore consent forms accompany each tool and must be completed by parents prior to their use.

If parents do not wish their child/children to create an account for a particular tool, safer alternatives are provided.

To request the addition of a tool to this list, click here to fill in an entry (log in required).

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Alternative

 

A suite of tools (Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver and more) to unleash your creative side.

WebsiteTerms of UseConsent Form
 
Animoto automatically produces beautifully orchestrated, completely unique video pieces from your photos, video clips, and music.
 
AnimotoTerms of UseConsent Form
Windows Movie Maker; PowerPoint; PhotoStory; iMovie

AutoCAD 360 - a powerful drawing and drafting tool that lets you view, create, edit, and share AutoCAD drawings on mobile devices—anytime, anywhere.

Fusion 360 - a powerful design tool that lets you collaborate, design and create 3D models .
WebsiteTerms of UseConsent Form

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Code Combat is a game-based tool used to teach text-based programming. Licenses must be purchased.

Code CombatCode Combat Terms of UsePermission Form

​Khan Academy also has some free courses that teach text-based programming.

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Coding courses from Code.org for students in grades K-12.

Code.org CoursesTerms of UseConsent Form

Use Code.org without an account; unplugged activities in SD43 Coding Crates

 
Learn languages completely free, without ads or hidden charges.
 
 
DuolingoTerms of UseConsent Form
 
 

 
A place to connect and collaborate, share content and educational applications, and access homework, grades, class discussions and notifications.
 
EdmodoTerms of UseConsent Form
Office 365 Tools, OneNote, Teams
 
Create & manage student & teacher blogs, quickly customize designs and include videos, photos & podcasts.
 
EdublogsTerms of UseConsent Form
0365 Tools, Sway, SharePoint
 
Facebook helps you connect and share with the people in your life.
 
FacebookTerms of UseConsent Form
Office 356 Tools, OneNote, Teams


A game editor that uses a blocks based programming language to allow anyone to make games. Make games online and play them both on the website and on a mobile device.

GamebloxTerms of UseConsent Form

​Scratch

 
Search for all images posted on websites on the Internet. These images are not copyright free unless one searches for: Creative Commons Images + keyword
 
Google ImagesTerms of UseNo Consent Form Needed
Pixabay; Microsoft Images; EBSCO Image Collection (log in required at home).

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Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.

Khan AcademyTerms of UseConsent Form

​Use Khan Academy learning modules without an account

 
Offers a kid-friendly publishing experience suitable for any K-12 student.
 
KidblogTerms of UseConsent Form
my43 blogs

Little Bird Tales was created to help nurture children's creativity and imagination while simultaneously creating one of a kind childhood treasures that can easily be shared.

 

Little Bird TalesTerms of UseConsent Form
Windows Movie Maker; PowerPoint; PhotoStory; iMovie
 
Microsoft Office for Education Web Suite. Permission letter is needed only for Sway, Yammer and Docs.com.  
 
Microsoft Office 365 for EducationSD43 Terms of Use ProtocolConsent Form
 
 

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An online learning tool that  provides differentiated literacy instruction for students of all abilities in grades pre-K–5.

myLexiaTerms of UseConsent Form


Powtoon is a presentation tool used to make slideshows and video with animated content.


PowtoonTerms and ConditionsPermission Form

​MS PowerPoint



A cloud-based presentation software that opens up a new world between whiteboards and slides.

 

PreziTerms of UseConsent Form
PowerPoint (pptPlex)


Fast ForWord & Reading Assistant are 2 programs designed by neuroscientists to target the underlying causes of reading and learning struggle.

Scientific Learning - Fast ForWord & Reading AssistantTerms of useConsent Form
 
Program your own interactive stories, games, and animations.
 
ScratchTerms of UseConsent Form
 
 

 
Skype in the classroom is a free community to help teachers everywhere use Skype to help their students learn. It’s a place for teachers to connect with each other, find partner classes and share inspiration.
 
Skype in the classroomTerms of Use
 
Create, upload, store, and share sound recordings on SoundCloud and/or social media sites.
 
SoundCloudTerms of UseConsent Form
Audacity; Garage band; Mixcraft
 
Write and share your own stories with Storybird, a creative story-building tool.
 
StorybirdTerms of UseConsent Form
 
 


An easy to use digital Storytelling tool.

StoryboardThatTerms of UseConsent Letter

​PowerPoint

Sumo Paint is a full featured photo editing / painting application, which works right in your favorite web browser! The application can be used in Windows, Macintosh or Linux operating systems.

 

Sumo PaintNo account neededNo Consent Form Needed


An online code editor that makes it easy to create and publish web pages while learning HTML, CSS & JavaScript.

ThimbleTerms of UseConsent Form

​Adobe Dreamweaver

 
Real-time information network that connects you to the latest stories, ideas, opinions and news about what you find interesting
 
TwitterTerms of UseConsent Letter
District Email; Announcement/Calendar lists; RSS
 
Create a powerful, professional website without any technical skills.
 
WeeblyTerms of UseConsent Letter
SharePoint (Office 365), Wordpress, Jimdo, Wix, SquareSpace
Create beautiful websites - no coding skills needed!
 
WixTerms of UseConsent Letter
SharePoint (Office 365), Wordpress, Weebly, uKit, Jimdo, SquareSpace
 
Discover, watch and share originally-created videos.
 
You TubeTerms of UseConsent Letter
my43 sites, Media Web Parts, YouTube Kids, Vimeo,  Netflix, Learn 360, Science 360, Stream (Office 365)
 
Social Media Consent Form
Social Media Consent FormAP 140.1 - Digital Responsibility for EmployeesConsent Form

School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)

550 Poirier St, Coquitlam BC
V3J 6A7
604-939-9201 604-939-7828