How To Create a Kahoot!
Have you used Kahoot! in your classroom? It's a great game that incorporates technology (and it's free!). My high school students LOVE it, but it would even work for elementary or middle school students.
How Google Forms Reduced My Grading - Mandy Neal
How did I not know this?!?! Google Forms are not new of course, but automatically grading an assignment I collected within Google Forms?? An add-on for Google Forms that will grade for you!!!! Why yes, tell me more I said! That my friends was new to me! It’s called Flubaroo, and it’s free!! I […]
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12 Great Formative Assessment Tools for Teachers
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How Google Forms Saved This Teacher’s Sanity
I’m writing this tutorial as I sit at my kitchen island, eating a scone and drinking coffee. I know what you’re thinking. “This teacher has time to sit down?!” Oh yeah — sit…
Fantastic Formative Assessment Tools that Give Great Feedback | Common Sense Education
Use these tech tools to boost engagement while also getting great feedback about what your students know.
The incomparable Mia MacMeekin does it again with this infographic packed with assessment strategies for applying to every stage of an assessment journey.
How I Use Mailing Labels to Grade My Students’ Notebooks
My two Civics classes were plugging away, and after the first two weeks, I decided I had better collect the notebooks and check them, so I grabbed my grade sheets for those classes and sat down one…
Analyzing Student Work: Using Peer Feedback to Improve Instruction
Your students can improve their work by recognizing the strengths and weaknesses in the work of others.Two Rivers Public Charter SchoolGRADES PK - 8 | WASHIN...
Flubaroo Adds a New Feedback Option - Stickers & Badges
Back in June when Google added a scoring option to Google Forms many people wondered if Flubaroo was still a necessary Add-on. The answer to that is yes for anyone who wants to grade quizzes that have multiple correct responses, fill-in-the-blank questions, and for those who who want do more advanced grading tricks like case-sensitive answers, extra or partial credit, and numerical ranges. And now Flubaroo offers another feature that you won't find in Google Forms' built-in grading tool…
Four Fantastic Feedback Tools for Google Docs
In the past when a student turned in the paper copy of their essay, story, report, or project, it was common for their teacher to pull out a red pen to provide handwritten feedback on the pages of the student's work. Feedback is a critical part of the learning process, providing helpful information on strengths, weaknesses, and guidance for improvement. Now with tools such as Google Docs and Classroom, it is easy for students to create and submit their work digitally. So how does a teacher…
How I Cut My Grading Time by at Least Half
I grade quizzes and tests in just a fraction of the time it used to take me! How? Read my post to find out!