LEARN - Apps to engage students with learning and understanding concepts

Google Earth

Google Earth can bring lessons to life with the ability to virtually travel anywhere. This interactive tour views geometry through famous architecture across the world. Create your own or click on the Voyager tab

Runs in browser

Phet Colorado

Interactive simulations on a variety of science and maths topics.

Runs in browser + html embeddable


Google Maps

If you have a gmail account, you can create your own interactive map. Students can add information, photos and videos to explain for example global manufacturing.

Runs in browser - requires Gmail account

Student blog post example

Understanding globalisation


Google Trends can be used to introduce a topic or extend students' research projects. Compare and contrast different countries and time periods.

Runs in browser

Google Arts and Culture

Google Arts and Culture collates artworks from cultural institutions and artists around the world. Content can be searched by timelines and topics.

Runs in browser

Envisioning Chemistry

Fascinating films about the beauty of chemistry

Runs in browser


Make any video your lesson