Formative Assessments with Technology -
Formative assessments are those that are embedded within lessons, quick checks of student understanding and are used to help determine the “next steps” for both the teacher and the student.
Answer Garden Tutorial
Great for brainstorming, 1-2 word responses to a question. Answers display in a word cloud with most frequent responses in bold print.
20 Ways to Use Go Formative
Works well for “quick checks” and Exit Tickets. Teachers get live results and can display student answers as well as respond to individual students.
How to Post a Question
In addition to longer assignments, a single multiple choice or short answer question can be posted within Google Classroom. Teachers can allow students to respond to each others’ ideas.
Tutorials, demos, examples & more
Embed questions to check for understanding within slide presentations. Results are summarized in a graph and individual written responses or drawings can be shared with class.
Beginner's Guide to Padlet
Simulates a bulletin board on which students can post an answer to a question, link a resource, or even add a photo.
Socrative Tutorial - Getting Started
Best for short quizzes and Exit Tickets. Students are able to get immediate feedback - even for short answer questions.