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School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
Learning for a Lifetime
Cloud Tools - Consent Form Required

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Selection of learning resources in our district is guided by Administrative Procedure 26‚Äč5 (Learning Resources)

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Educators may choose to use cloud 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 f‚Äčor 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).

Click here to view a list of cloud tools that do not require a consent form.

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The Active For Good app is used as part of the MOVE4MANA challenge. Students can manually log physical activity in the app or choose to provide the app with permission to track activity data from the student‚Äôs phone, e.g. Apple Health, Google Fit, etc. and/or activity tracker(s), e.g FitBit, Garmin, etc. 

Active for GoodNot availableConsent Form

 

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

Adobe Creative CloudTerms 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

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

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

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This is a music creation and remixing tool. It contains a large library of musical loops that allows students to create and modify their own compositions. 
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BandLab for EducationTerms of UseConsent Form

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Belouga is a global education platform that connects classrooms and provides access to real-world learning initiatives related to curricular areas. Issues are explained using video series.

BelougaTerms of ServiceConsent Form

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Students access a ‚Äúdeck‚ÄĚ of activities assigned by the teacher that the teacher has either created or purchased. Students can earn incentives and teachers can track progress.‚Äč

Boom CardsTerms of ServiceConsent Form

‚ÄčNearpod

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Classkick allows for real-time collaboration on tasks assigned by the teacher. The teacher can see what students are working on and can provide assistance and immediate feedback. ‚Äč

ClasskickTerms of ServiceConsent Form

‚ÄčOneNote

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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 UseConsent Form

‚ÄčKhan 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
 
 

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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

EPIC! ‚Äčprovides access to books, videos and quizzes to support literacy skills including fluency and comprehension.


EPIC! websiteTerms of UseConsent Form

‚ÄčUnite for Literacy

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Everfi offers K-12 online courses including but not limited to "Ignition" (digital wellness and safety) and "Hockey Scholar" (math and science).

EverfiTerms of ServiceConsent Form
 
Facebook helps you connect and share with the people in your life.
 
FacebookTerms of UseConsent Form
Office 356 Tools, OneNote, Teams

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Flipgrid allows teachers to post discussion topics. Students then respond with short videos recorded on the student‚Äôs computer webcam. Teachers can moderate the student response videos. ‚Äč

FlipgridTerms of UseConsent Form

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Communication tool to share student's works with parents. FreshGrade is stored in Canada so consent form is not needed to use it BUT a group consent form is needed to share student's works on other student's portfolios.

FreshGrade does not require consent except if group pictures are taken.

FreshGradeTerms of UseGroup Consent Form

‚ÄčSD43 email; OneNote Class Notebook

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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

‚ÄčScratch

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Digital Posters that can contain any number of multimedia types.

Glogster EDUTerms of UseConsent Form

‚ÄčOneNote

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HearBuilder improves following directions, phonological awareness, auditory memory, and sequencing skills through a step-by-step learning program.‚Äč

HearbuilderTerms of UseConsent Form

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iChineseReader is an online based reading program that allows students access to a virtual bookroom with thousands of interactive ebooks (Cantonese/Mandarin).

iChineseReaderTerms of ServiceConsent Form

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IXL's interactive content targets learner's needs with adaptive technology and focuses instruction with insightful analytics.

IXL Math and Language Arts PracticeTerms of UseConsent Form

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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 Academy's learning modules  can be used without signing in.

Khan AcademyTerms of UseConsent Form

‚ÄčUse 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

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Mathletics is a subscription-based online math learning tool (not free).

MathleticsTerms & ConditionsConsent Form

‚ÄčZearn

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Consent letters  for Sway & Forms, two of Microsoft Office for Education Apps.
 
Sway & Forms in Office 365SD43 Terms of Use ProtocolConsent Form
PowerPoint

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A ‚ÄúMy EBSCOHost‚ÄĚ account provides access to a personal folder that allows students to save and curate articles within the EBSCOHost database suite. It also allows students     to download EBSCO ebooks. EBSCOHost is an online database provider; tools include Academic Search Premier, Literary Reference Centre, Canadian Reference Centre, etc. [SD43 Student Resources‚Äč]

My EBSCOHostLicense AgreementConsent Form

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An online learning tool that provides differentiated literacy instruction for students in grades K‚Äď8.

myLexiaTerms of UseConsent Form

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‚ÄčNearPod‚Äč‚Äč is an interactive presentation tool that utilizes slides, video, collaborative activities and formative assessments. Licenses must be purchased.

NearPodNearpod Terms and ConditionsNearPod Permission Form

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Boost students' skills as you guide them through the writing process.

noredinkTerms of UseConsent Form


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


PowtoonTerms and ConditionsConsent Form

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

PreziTerms of UseConsent Form
PowerPoint (pptPlex)

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Prodigy is a game-based learning platform to increase student confidence and engagement with math skills.‚Äč

Prodigy Math Terms of UseConsent Form

Prodigy Kids Math Game (iOS app)

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Quizziz allows teachers to design and assign quizzes, flashcards and polls mainly to support practice and review of learning material. Note: student accounts are not necessary to use Quizizz. Students can "join" each quiz/poll via a join code.

QuizizzTerms of ServiceConsent Form

‚ÄčKahoot [student accounts not necessary]

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Online reading programs that allow access to interactive ebooks and reading quizzes to support building literacy skills including fluency and comprehension.‚Äč

Raz-KidsTerms of UseConsent form

‚ÄčSimbi; Kids A-Z (mobile app); Unite for Literacy

 
 
Program your own interactive stories, games, and animations.
 
ScratchTerms of UseConsent Form
 Tynker

 
 
Create, upload, store, and share sound recordings on SoundCloud and/or social media sites.
 
SoundCloudTerms of UseConsent Form
Audacity; Garage band; Mixcraft

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SplashLearn [website version] is a K-5 gamified math skill practice tool. 



SplashLearn [Website]Terms of UseConsent Form

‚ÄčProdigy

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Storyathon is an annual online event inviting Grade 3-6 students to submit stories of exactly 100 words. These microstories challenge ‚Äústudents to tighten their language, experiment with words and focus their message‚ÄĚ. At the end of the event, students read stories submitted by other classes and vote on favorites.‚Äč

StoryathonTerms and ConditionsConsent Form
 
Write and share your own stories with Storybird, a creative story-building tool.
 
StorybirdTerms of UseConsent Form
 
 

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An easy to use digital Storytelling tool.

StoryboardThatTerms of UseConsent Letter

‚ÄčPowerPoint

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

ThimbleTerms of UseConsent Form

‚ÄčAdobe Dreamweaver

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Tinkercad supports the design of 3D models. Students can drag and drop shapes to create 3D models, or can use code to design.

TinkercadTerms of ServiceConsent Form

Autodesk

 
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

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Tynker allows for the practice of coding and programming. Teachers can assign coding, robotics, or STEM lessons. ‚Äč

TynkerTerms of UseConsent Form

‚ÄčScratch

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Typing Club School Edition Pro is an online typing practice program. It contains over 600 typing lessons starting from individual keys and progressing to working on typing speed. 

Typing Club School Edition ProTerms of ServiceConsent Form

Using Typing Club without login.

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Activities based on vocabulary, phonics and spelling skills, this learning tool can be used from school and home as part of classroom assignments. ‚Äč

Vocabulary Spelling CityTerms of ServiceConsent Form
 
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

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XtraMath is an online math fact fluency program. It supports the development of math fact recall, e.g. that 2x2=4, 9-3=6, etc. ‚Äč

XtraMathTerms of ServiceConsent Form
 
‚ÄčDiscover, watch and share originally-created videos. 
 
Parental consent is only required if students need to create an account.

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

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Zearn is an online math engagement and differentiation tool offering 800+ math student practice activities. ‚Äč

ZearnTerms of UseConsent Form

‚ÄčMathletics (not free)

School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)

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