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Free or Inexpensive Software/Tools

These are some of my favorite free or inexpensive software programs.  Check back as I update new with new programs I have found!  Nancyruth

Animated Video

Wideo:  Animated videos online


Voki:  Animated avatar that speak

Infographics, Chart, Banners

Piktochart:  Lifetime free account is guaranteed!  A point and click program for making infographics, charts and banners.  Easy to use!

Online Books

Storybird:  Storytelling Online books with artwork.  Super easy to use!


SignUp Genius:   I have been using this software with some volunteer work I do--it is awesome!  You can use it to set up appointments, or any sign up--class presentations, assignment sign-ups, etc!​


Animoto:  Unlimited video use by teachers;   Easy to create a video

GoAnimate:  Animation video tool

Screen-cast-o-matic:  Video and screen capture with 15 minutes time limit for free account