A collection of Apps to support kaiako with the planning and delivery of teaching and learning

  • Wharenui Harikoa App ↗

    Wharenui Harikoa App ↗

    External link: “Bring the magic of the wharenui to your world. Discover the wonders of the Wharenui Harikoa like never before with our AR app. Immerse yourself in the vibrant…

  • Linearity Curve Drawing App↗

    Linearity Curve Drawing App↗

    Linearity Curve is a revolutionary design software that empowers graphic designers and marketing teams to create captivating content.

  • Jackson Pollock Painting Creator↗

    Jackson Pollock Painting Creator↗

    External link: Have some fun and paint like Jackson Pollock using your mouse

  • Digital Tangram Builder↗

    Digital Tangram Builder↗

    External link: “There are countless different shapes that can be created using the seven simple Tangram tiles. What can you come up with by combining art and maths?”

  • Google Arts & Culture↗

    Google Arts & Culture↗

    External link: “Google Arts & Culture is a non-commercial initiative. We work with cultural institutions and artists around the world. Together, our mission is to preserve and bring the world’s…

  • DeepAI Image Generator↗

    DeepAI Image Generator↗

    External link: The DeepAI Image Generator uses AI to understand your words and convert them to a unique image each time.

  • Public Domain Images↗

    Public Domain Images↗

    External link: Public Domain Images is a website that hosts free images available for public use. Great for digital collages and Photoshop tutorials.

  • Needpix↗


    External link: “The portal is a library of more than 1.5 million free, Public Domain Photos and Illustrations. All images in the portal can be freely used by anyone…

  • Doodle3D↗


    External link: “Doodle3D Transform is a free and open-source web-app that makes designing in 3D easy and fun.”

  • Book Creator↗

    Book Creator↗

    External link: “Book Creator is the simplest, most inclusive way to create content in the classroom.”

  • Pixlr Photo, Design and Editing Tools↗

    Pixlr Photo, Design and Editing Tools↗

    External link: “We are Pixlr, free photo editing and design tools with AI-power. Edit photos and create stunning designs right in your browser, on your phone or desktop for free.…

  • Unsplash↗


    External link: “Photos for everyone: Over 3 million free high-resolution images brought to you by the world’s most generous community of photographers.”

  • Cloud Stop Motion Instructions

    Cloud Stop Motion Instructions

    Basic instructions from Raranga Matahiko to get you started on Cloud Stop Motion.

  • Cloud Stop Motion: Design Challenge

    Cloud Stop Motion: Design Challenge

    A stop motion animation design challenge from Raranga Matahiko using Cloud Stop Motion

  • Cloud Stop Motion↗

    Cloud Stop Motion↗

    External link: Cloud Stop Motion is a free stop motion animation package that runs directly from your browser. It has the ability to set up student groups and accounts and…

  • SculptGL↗


    External link: “SculptGL is a digital sculpting web app, with sources available on github.”

  • Tinkercad↗


    External link: “Tinkercad is a free web app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. We’re the ideal introduction to Autodesk, a global leader in design and make technology.”

  • Composite images in Photoshop

    Composite images in Photoshop

    A step-by-step guide of how to experiment with different tools on Photoshop to create composite images.

  • Pixabay↗


    External link: “Pixabay is a vibrant community of creatives, sharing royalty-free images, videos, and audio. All content is released by Pixabay under the Content License, which makes it safe to…

  • Pexels↗


    External link: “The free stock photos, royalty free images & videos shared by creators.”

  • The Noun Project↗

    The Noun Project↗

    External link: “The Noun Project is a platform empowering the community to build a global visual language of icons and symbols that everyone can understand. Symbols and icons on The…

  • ClipSafari↗


    External link: “ClipSafari is a free resource containing over 100,000 clip art images that you can download, post, and use for any purpose.”

  • Photoshop keyboard shortcuts

    Photoshop keyboard shortcuts

    A comprehensive list of keyboard shortcuts for Photoshop.

  • Comic-book, modelling and stop-motion apps

    Comic-book, modelling and stop-motion apps

    A collection of different online apps that can be used to create comic-books, 3D modelling and stop-motion.

  • Design & Illustration Courses ↗

    Design & Illustration Courses ↗

    External Link: “What if you could become a better designer by learning directly from the experts, having them show you what to do via comprehensive, well-structured video courses?”

  • Quick, Draw! – Drawing Game ↗

    Quick, Draw! – Drawing Game ↗

    External Link: “This is a game built with machine learning. You draw, and a neural network tries to guess what you’re drawing.”

  • Stop Motion Studio App ↗

    Stop Motion Studio App ↗

    External Link: “Want to create movies like Wallace and Gromit or those groovy Lego shorts on YouTube? Stop Motion Studio”

  • Squiggla ↗

    Squiggla ↗

    External Link: “…a tool that helps you develop creative thinking through the power of mark making.”

  • Houdini Apprentice – FX Software ↗

    Houdini Apprentice – FX Software ↗

    External Link: “Houdini Apprentice is a free version of Houdini FX which can be used by students, artists”

  • Silk – Interactive Generative Art ↗

    Silk – Interactive Generative Art ↗

    External Link: browser-based generative art.

  • Daz 3D – Assets ↗

    Daz 3D – Assets ↗

    External Link: “Beginner or Pro — we have the premium assets you need to develop your 3D world.”

  • Adobe Express ↗

    Adobe Express ↗

    External Link: “Our free plan includes thousands of unique templates, design assets, Adobe Stock royalty-free photos, and more.”

  • SketchUp for Schools ↗

    SketchUp for Schools ↗

    External Link: “Browser-based SketchUp for Primary and Secondary schools signed up with G Suite for Education”

  • Canva ↗

    Canva ↗

    External Link: “Canva makes it easy to create professional designs and to share or print them.”

  • Blender – Free 3D Creation Software ↗

    Blender – Free 3D Creation Software ↗

    External Link: “Blender is a public project hosted on, licensed as GNU GPL, owned by its contributors.”

  • Corel Vector – Web-Based App ↗

    Corel Vector – Web-Based App ↗

    External Link: “The web-based vector graphics app that empowers you to create on any device. Design your creative projects in a user-friendly tool”

  • RawTherapee – Free Image Processing ↗

    RawTherapee – Free Image Processing ↗

    External Link: “RawTherapee is a powerful, cross-platform raw photo processing system, released as Free Software”

  • Adobe Substance – Education License ↗

    Adobe Substance – Education License ↗

    External Link: “Adobe Substance 3D brings you an ecosystem of apps and content that empower you to design 3D”

  • Maxon One – Education License ↗

    Maxon One – Education License ↗

    External Link: “Easy-to-Use, Powerful Tools for 3D Animation, GPU Rendering, Sculpting, VFX and Motion Design”

  • VEED – Browser Video Editor ↗

    VEED – Browser Video Editor ↗

    External Link: “An online video suite for professionals. Record, edit and stream vour videos in the cloud. The fastest and easiest wav to make”

  • Sumo – Drawing & Painting App ↗

    Sumo – Drawing & Painting App ↗

    External Link: “Draw images, create music, edit videos, enhance photos, develop new apps and build 3D models.”

  • Digital Apps List ↗

    Digital Apps List ↗

    External Link: “Victoria Sylvestre Art Teacher: See 3D Modeling, Augmented Reality, & Virtual Reality at the bottom!”

  • Inkscape – Vector Graphics Editor ↗

    Inkscape – Vector Graphics Editor ↗

    External Link: “Whether you are an illustrator, designer, web designer or just”

  • FireAlpaca – Digital Painting Software ↗

    FireAlpaca – Digital Painting Software ↗

    External Link: “FireAlpaca is the free Digital Painting Software that is compatible with both Mac and Windows.”

  • Adobe: Mobile Apps Tutorials ↗

    Adobe: Mobile Apps Tutorials ↗

    External Link: “Create anything you can imagine. Learn the basics, or refine your skills with tutorials designed to inspire.”

  • Quizlet ↗

    Quizlet ↗

    External Link: “Join over 60 million students around the world using Quizlet’s science-backed flashcards, practice tests and games to reach ”

  • Padlet App ↗

    Padlet App ↗

    External Link: “Padlets are visual boards for organizing and sharing content.”

  • Affinity Suite ↗

    Affinity Suite ↗

    External Link: “Professional photo editing, publishing, graphic design and illustration at your fingertips”

  • GIMP: Free Editor ↗

    GIMP: Free Editor ↗

    External Link: “GIMP is a cross-platform image editor available for GNU/Linux, macOS, Windows and more operating systems.”

  • Creative Cloud Tutorials ↗

    Creative Cloud Tutorials ↗

    External Link: “Learn the basics, or refine your skills with tutorials designed to inspire.”

  • Animation in Premiere Pro Tutorial

    Animation in Premiere Pro Tutorial

    Add depth and drama to landscapes by making parts of the scenery move in different ways…