Instant Feedback Tools - Assessment For Learning
Tools to allow students to respond immediately to class questions and discussions.
Kahoot is a tool that allows users to create interactive quizzes that bring the elements of 'gaming' into an assessment. Teachers can create quizzes, discussions, or surveys that allow students to respond to a set of questions. These responses are awarded points based on accuracy and time. Students compete with each other to climb up the leaderboard and become the Kahoot Champ!
Socrative lets teachers engage and assess their students with questions on any device. Teachers can pose any number of questions, from multiple choice, short answer, or true/false, and gather student responses instantly. As well, there is a 'Space Race' option that gamify's learning that makes it enjoyable. Teachers can then gauge student understanding and respond immediately to the class' needs.
Nearpod allows teachers to construct presentations using the Nearpod website and deliver instruction to students by pushing content out to multiple devices at once. The teacher controls the presentation from a master device, while students follow along on their own devices. Within this presentation, teachers can engage students through quizzes, quick polls, and even image annotation!
Poll Everywhere allows you to pose survey questions to your audience to get their opinions instantly. Responses are gathered in real time, and displayed in visual graphs. You can create polls well in advance, or create quick questions to gather student responses instantly.