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Cool Apps for School and Life

Productivity Apps

Check out these productivity apps to help you stay organized

Todoist: create and manage to-do lists 

todoist.com

Todoist (video): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ZKq0r-g87M

 


Office Lens: it’s like having a scanner in your pocket

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/office-lens/id975925059?mt=8

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/p/office-lens/9wzdncrfj3t8#activetab=pivot:overviewtab

 


Evernote web clipper: searchable website screenshots, saved from the web and available anywhere.  Clip web pages as you browse. Keep them all in Evernote. Quickly find anything you’ve collected.

https://evernote.com/products/webclipper

Video: https://help.evernote.com/hc/en-us/articles/209125877

Mindfulness and Meditation Apps

Mindfulness is more than just a fad -- it's an important life skill for all areas of your life.  Give these meditation and mindfulness apps a try and see for yourself! 

 


Unstuck: learn how to work through procrastination blocks and build resilience

https://app.unstuck.com/app/signup

 


Stop, Breathe, and Think: check in with how you’re feeling and try short activities tuned to your emotions

https://www.stopbreathethink.com/

 


Headspace: it’s an app that teaches you how to meditate (free options, also possible to subscribe).  If you like this, you can also check out the Calm app.  It also costs money.

https://www.headspace.com/

 


Relax Melodies: create “playlists” of calming sounds that will play in the background to help with sleep and stress

https://www.ipnos.com/apps/relax-melodies/

Fun Typing Games

Try these fun games to improve your typing skills! 

http://typefastnow.com/free-typing-games-for-teenagers

Video Series: Mindfulness and More

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