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.
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Kahoot or Quizizz or Socrative: Which Should I Use?
In May I wrote a post comparing Nearpod, Peardeck, and The Answer Pad in response to a reader comment about which tool is the best. I promised a similar post about Kahoot, Socrative, and Quizizz. Here it is! Below is a chart I made comparing many key features. Please don't confuse YES and NO with an endorsement of a feature or lack thereof. These are all three great tools that offer a lot of cool teacher options. Which one you choose may come down to what you are trying to do and which one…
Review Game: Let the Cards Decide
This review game for middle or high school students is SO MUCH FUN! I play this in my classroom before test day. It could be used for math, science, social studies or any other subject! It's an easy, active game that I often play instead of trashketball. #reviewgame #mrseteachesmath
Games in the Secondary Math Classroom
I have always used games as a way to review math concepts. However, TpT has challenged me to make them more meaningful, relevant, and attractive. My students are more likely to buy in when the game has a polished look, clear instructions, and directly rel
7th Grade Math Standardized Test Prep Jeopardy® Game
I use this every year with my 7th graders, and it has helped my standardized test scores to increase every year. This Jeopardy® (Power Point) game can be used as a review for any Math State Standardized Test Preparation. The categories are: 1) Statistics 2) 3D Objects (Volume, Surf. Area, etc) 3) 2D Objects (Area, Perimeter, etc) 4) Miscellaneous (mostly measurement) and 5) Probability. My kids love it!!! (Challenging enough for 8th or 9th grade too)
A Review Game That Students Love - ATTACK! - Math in the Middle
Blog post explaining the game "attack". The BEST review game for any subject - try it once and your students will be begging to play again!
101 Social Studies Websites for Teachers - U.S. History, World History
This list of 101 Social Studies Websites for Teachers is a great resource for US History, World History, Civics, government, geography, and more.