Innovative (Tech)niques

Creating interactive and engaging learning environments for the 21st century

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3 FREE TOOLS TO MAKE
FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT
A SNAP

What is it?

  • A free online trivia-based response platform

How does it work?

  • Teacher account required
  • Student accounts are not required
  • Students can join on Chromebooks, iPads, iPhones, iPods, or Android devices
  • Embed text, images, and videos into multiple-choice quizzes
  • Teacher projects the quiz while students respond via personal device
  • Instantly gather data on entire class and individual players

What is it good for?

  • Formative assessment
  • Exit ticket
  • Test review
  • Immediate feedback
  • Informing instruction

What is it?

  • A free, online, smart student response system

How does it work?

  • Teacher account required
  • Student accounts are not required
  • Students can join your "Room Number" on Chromebooks, iPads, iPhones, iPods, or Android devices
  • Embed text and images into multiple-choice, true/false, or open response questions or ask questions verbally while students submit responses electronically
  • Quizzes can be teacher-paced or student-paced
  • Instantly gather data on entire class and individual players

What is it good for?

  • Formative assessment
  • Summative assessment
  • Exit ticket
  • Test review
  • Immediate feedback
  • Informing instruction
  • Instant electronic grading

What is it?

  • A free, simple classroom polling system

How does it work?

  • Teacher account required
  • Student accounts and devices are not required
  • Download Plickers app to teacher's smart phone or tablet
  • Download and print a class set of Plickers response cards and assign one to each student
  • Teacher projects and paces questions
  • Embed text and images into multiple-choice questions
  • Project live view to display questions and answer choices to share a graph of real-time class results or toggle to student view to see individual responses

What is it good for?

  • Formative assessment
  • Pre-assessment
  • Surveys
  • Quick checks
  • Exit/Entrance ticket
  • Test review
  • Immediate feedback
  • Informing instruction

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