Audience response system · Classroom technology · Digital communication · Digital participation

#346 Create a Wordcloud with your students using Mentimeter

We first introduced Mentimeter many posts ago and covered how to use it with a slide based question. In this video we show how Mentimeter can be used to create a slick looking word cloud with your students. This is really easy to set up and use and produces a great visual to share with… Continue reading #346 Create a Wordcloud with your students using Mentimeter

Classroom technologies · Classroom technology · Digital creation · Digital participation · Distance Learning · Formative assessment · Quiz tools

#334 Formative [3/3]: Viewing and exporting results

In the last couple of posts on Formative, we have explored how to create and share a quiz. In this post we will look at how you can view and export the results (and mark any free-text answers). Featured Image: “Old Trafford score board” by  Cheekablue licenced under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Audience response system · Classroom technology · Digital creation · Digital participation · Distance Learning · Formative assessment · Quiz tools

#326 Formative [1/3]: Getting started with this free, online, quiz tool

Formative is a free to use quiz tool that has some nice features. Sign up for your free teacher account here: https://goformative.com/#signup  In this video, I’ll demonstrate how to use Formative to set up a quiz. Featured Image: “Thinking” by Postcards from Inside licenced under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0  

Communication / Collaboration · Digital communication · Moodle

#310 Using the Moodle Feedback Activity? Share questions using templates

We covered the confusingly named Feedback Activity in Moodle a few posts ago, see: #160 Moodle Feedback [1/2]: An easy way to survey your students! You use the Feedback Activity for creating student surveys in Moodle. One way to share a good survey with colleagues, is to set it as a template. Featured Image: “Templates” by Volpin… Continue reading #310 Using the Moodle Feedback Activity? Share questions using templates

Audience response system · Classroom technology · Communication / Collaboration · Digital communication · Digital participation

#262 Sli.do [1/2]: Shy students not asking questions? Try Sli.do

In large lecture spaces it can sometimes be difficult to encourage students to speak up. Sli.do provides an platform for students to ask questions, either anonomously or not, which can then be viewed and upvoted by others in the group. Sli.do has a free to use function which can be used with up to 1000… Continue reading #262 Sli.do [1/2]: Shy students not asking questions? Try Sli.do