http://animoto.com Animoto Animoto is an automated presentation generator that allows the user to use images to communicate a message. This can be used for  class collaboration,"  There two versions of the platform: a paid version for general public use and a free education version offering unlimited use for teachers and students.

www.ambientdesign.com ArtRage  With ArtRage you can paint with oils and watercolors, sketch with pencils, spray stickers over your canvas, and much more. Stencils and rulers let you create precise shapes or smooth curves freehand. Tracing and Reference images let you load photos to recreate either by eye or by letting ArtRage select colors for you as you paint. For professional users, ArtRage offers Layers and Layer Groups, Layer Blend Modes compatible with the PSD file format, plugin Filter support and more

http://www.blender.org Blender  This site contains free downloadable open source 3D content creation suite, available for all major

http://bubbl.us Bubbl Us  This site is an online brainstorming site  Users can create concept maps/mind maps etc.  They can be created collaboratively and can be printed if needed.

 http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/createAgraph/default.aspx Create A Graph  This site allows you and your student to easily create graphs and charts online.  Graphs and charts are great because they communicate information visually. For this reason, graphs are often used in newspapers, magazines and businesses around the world. Sometimes, complicated information is difficult to understand and needs an illustration. Graphs or charts can help impress people by getting your point across quickly and visually.

http://edusim3d.com  Edysim   The Edusim application is a slimmed down version of the core Open Cobalt Metaverse Project. Edusim is a 3D multi-user virtual world platform and authoring toolkit intended for your classroom interactive whiteboard (but equally powerful on the students laptop or desktop computers !). Cobalt - Edusim has been tested and works on the Smartboard, Activeboard, Interwriter, Polyvision, Mimio, eBeam, and even the Wiimote Whiteboard.

http://www.educreations.com Educreations Educreations is a recordable interactive whiteboard that captures your voice and handwriting to produce amazing video lessons that you can share online. Students and colleagues can replay your lessons in any web browser, or from within our app on their iPads. Check out the "Showcase" on our homepage or the "Featured" tab in our iPad app to view some great lessons that other teachers have created with Educreations.

www.gliffy.com Gliffy  This software allows users to easily create professional-looking flowcharts, diagrams, floor plans, technical drawings, and more. Our online diagram editor makes it easier than ever to create great looking drawings. It is a good tool for digitally designing classroom layouts and other class related drawing projects.

http://goanimate.com Go Animate  GoAnimate is an entertainment website that enables the simple creation of unique computer animated stories, satires and sentiments that can be shared with the entire online community. The site offers simple to more advanced innovative features that provide users with a multitude of possibilities for customizing their animations. We will constantly be enhancing and adding features, popular licenses and animations from well known comedians, animators and writers.

http://www.imaginationcubed.com ImaginationCubed.  ImaginationCubed is a multi user drawing tool that can be used with a pen, stamp, shapes, line or text. You invite a 'friend via e-mail and then you can both use this tool together.

www.inkscape.com Inkscape  This site has an  Open Source vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to Illustrator, CorelDraw, or Xara X, using the W3C standard Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file format. Inkscape supports many advanced SVG features (markers, clones, alpha blending, etc.) and great care is taken in designing a streamlined interface. It is very easy to edit nodes, perform complex path operations, trace bitmaps and much more. We also aim to maintain a thriving user and developer community by using open, community-oriented development.

www.imaginationcubed.com Imagination Cubed.   This site allows collaboratively drawing online.  Can also be used by a single user.

www.mindomo.com Mindomo This site contains a Web-based mind mapping tool and service freely accessible to everyone at no cost.

http://pinterest.com  Pinterest  Pinterest is a virtual pinboard. Pinterest allows you to organize and share all the beautiful things you find on the web. You can browse boards created by other people to discover new things and get inspiration from people who share your interests.

http://www.queeky.com Queeky You can create animated drawings using QueekyPaint, a unique and easy to use drawing application; watch how others are drawing at the awesome queeky gallery; collaborate with other artists in real time using MultiDraw; create or join different kind of groups. You can attach Queeky drawings, image uploads (drawings from other sites, scans and photos), blog entries and comments to your groups. Subscribe to notifications so you can stay in touch with your friends and other artists on Queeky and their activities. Embed your animated drawings in your blog or website using the Queeky Art Player.  

http://www.quicklyst.com Quicklyst Quicklyst is a very great web2.0 tool. It is a note taking application that has an outline-style text box . It was created by Shantanu to facilitate taking and reviewing notes. Quicklyst provides you with a quick and instant access to some famous internet resources namely Wikipedia and the Merriam-Webster Dictionary. It is free and very simple and above all no login or registrations are required  to get started using it . Quicklyst can be downloaded , printed ,or delivered to kindle devices

www.smartdraw.com Smart Draw.  This site has a free downloadable software that has a number of templates for education diagrams, flowcharts, organization charts and more.

http://www.sumopaint.com/app Sumo Paint - Sumo Paint is an amazing web-based tool (and downloadable program as well). Think PhotoShop but free - and web based. This is one of the best photo creation/manipulation tools available today. A great tool for students and teachers who don't have access to or money for PhotoShop or other heavy-duty image manipulation software. Middle School students can create visual masterpieces using this very robust art program, and even edit and touch up photos that they upload. The files can be saved on the computer as a JPEG, or even on the web and accessed from any computer with web access. 

http://www.toondoospaces.com ToonDoo  Welcome to ToonDoo spaces!This is where you can create a private virtual ToonDoo space for your educational institution, business organization, community or group. Publish, share and discuss your comic strips with your group members in a secure and private environment.

http://www.visme.co Visme  This tools allows user to generate their thoughts and ideas into a visual form that uses a drag and drop features.  Users can create presentations, animations, infographics, and banner ads.

http://www.wisemapping.com WiseMapping  WiseMapping is mind map diagramming tool that can represent words, ideas, tasks or other items linked to and arranged radially around a central key word or idea. It is used to generate, visualize, structure and classify ideas, and as an aid in study, organization, problem solving, and decision making. It is an image-centered diagram that represents semantic or other connections between portions of information.