Chrome Educational Extensions

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Mercury Reader

Mercury Reader - Clear away the clutter from all of your articles. Instantly.

The Mercury Reader extension for Chrome removes ads and distractions, leaving only text and images for a clean and consistent reading view on every site.

 

 
 
 
 
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Read and Write

Read and Write- Text-to-speech-hear words, passages, or whole documents read aloud with easy-to-follow dual color highlighting

 
 
 
 

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Grammarly

Grammarly

Grammarly makes sure everything you type is easy to read, effective and mistake-free.

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StayFocused

StayFocused helps students stay focused while doing work on their computer by being downloaded through a Google chrome extension. It allows students to block social media pages, Wikipedia, YouTube, etc. (any distracting site.) It is a productivity extension that allows you to stay focused by restricting sites for a certain amount of time. Once your allotted time is up, the sites will be inaccessible for the rest of the day.

Google Keep

Google Keep is a free Google Chrome extension that allows students to save a webpage, image or quotation for a later time. Students can have all the information synced across all the platforms that one uses, including Android and iOS devices. You can take notes on it and label it for easy access at a later date.

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Google Translate

Google Translate lets the user highlight or right-click on a section of a text and click on the Translate icon next to it to translate it into a different language. You can also translate the entire page if needed.

 

 
 
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Highlight Tool

Highlight Tool is an add on to Google Docs. It is great for annotating, collecting research, and creating study guides. You can correlate colors with different parts of the text (quotes, confusing lines, etc.) and then export these notes into a separate document.

 
 

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