Posts Categorized: Assessment

Curriculum-Aligned, Ready-To-Play Kahoots

Curriculum-Aligned, Ready-To-Play Kahoots

Curriculum-Aligned, Ready-To-Play Kahoots No time to create a Kahoot? The folks at Kahoot might have one ready for you. Kahoot now features a collection of standards-aligned games to make it easier than ever to find high quality Kahoots that match your curriculum. So far they have created collections for math, science, and ELA; history and… Read more

Create Digital Crossword Puzzles – Quick, Easy, and Free

Create Digital Crossword Puzzles – Quick, Easy, and Free

Create Digital Crossword Puzzles – Quick, Easy, and Free CrosswordLabs.com Crossword Labs is more than a crossword puzzle maker. It also provides students with the opportunity to complete crossword puzzles online and receive immediate feedback. Make Crossword Puzzles in Minutes It’s really easy to create crossword puzzles. You don’t even need to log in. Just… Read more

Creative Assessments

Creative Assessments

Creative Assessments Nicole LaFave’s presentation from FM21on creative assessment for elementary, middle, and high school classrooms. Copyright secured by DigiproveDon’t Miss a Pick – Follow Us

Make Your Own Bingo Cards – Print or Play Digitally

Make Your Own Bingo Cards – Print or Play Digitally

Make Your Own Bingo Cards – Print or Play Digitally Bingo Baker BingoBaker.com Here’s a new twist on an old review game. The classic game of bingo can be modified into a review game for practically any subject area. Bingo Baker is a real time-saver for teachers as a bingo card generator. It’s also a… Read more

Looking for a Free, Quick Rubric Maker?

Looking for a Free, Quick Rubric Maker?

Looking for a Free, Quick Rubric Maker? Quick Rubric QuickRubric.com A Simple Rubric Maker If you’re looking for a quick and easy way to make a rubric, you’ll love Quick Rubric. Just click and type – it even calculates points for you. While other rubric makers offer interactive grading, or one-click standards, I’ve yet to… Read more

Give Your Students a Voice with Flipgird — Guest Post by Nicole LaFave

Give Your Students a Voice with Flipgird — Guest Post by Nicole LaFave

Give Your Students a Voice with Flipgrid We’ve all had them: that one student who just won’t contribute to class discussions (I’ve even taught some classes where half the class included students who were shy and unwilling to talk).  Even when you know that they have something awesome to contribute… you’re met with silence.  … Read more

Simple Formative Assessment with Plickers

Simple Formative Assessment with Plickers

Simple Formative Assessment www.Plickers.com Formative assessment has become easier with the introduction of so many engaging formative apps and websites. I remember my enthusiasm years ago when I got a set of small whiteboards and markers. I passed one out to each student so that they could write their answers and hold them up as I… Read more

Quizlet Live – a Live, Multi-Player Classroom Review Game

Quizlet Live – a Live, Multi-Player Classroom Review Game

Quizlet Live Quizlet.com Quizlet has long-been one of my most frequently used study and review tools.  The online flashcards and quiz games have been a favorite among students for years.  Their newest tool, Quizlet Live, transforms your flashcards into a live, multi-player, classroom review game. See it in action in the video below. Create a… Read more

Class Dojo – An Observational Assessment Tool

Class Dojo – An Observational Assessment Tool

Class Dojo – An Observational Assessment Tool www.ClassDojo.com Class Dojo allows teachers to award and deduct points for students based on observations of certain “behaviors.” In a basic sense, it is a behavior management tool, but customizing some of its features can turn it into a far more useful tool for teachers. It’s easy for… Read more

An Engaging Review Game for Formative Assessment – Quizizz

An Engaging Review Game for Formative Assessment – Quizizz

Quizizz www.Quizizz.com Quizizz is an engaging review game that students love. It has a lot of similarities to the incredibly popular Kahoot, but also offers many unique features.  Like Kahoot, students are awarded points based on how quickly they answer each question. Unlike Kahoot, each student answers questions at their own pace. Students are provided with… Read more