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Kahoot! A Great Formative Freebie
It’s no secret that my heart belongs to Nearpod, Socrative, and ThatQuiz.org. That being said, another webbased formative freebie has joined my topthreetools. Kahoot! is a gamebased quiz show platform that can be used with any content area with ease. … Continue reading
Posted in Algebra 1, PreAlgebra
Tagged assessment, formative, Kahoot!, nearpod, review, Socrative, thatquiz.org
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ThatQuiz.org: Pretesting and Posttesting
If you teach mathematics, your students have devices with internet access, and you’re NOT using ThatQuiz.org… both you and your students are seriously missing out. My love for this webapp continues to grow as I see its impact on my students, … Continue reading
Posted in Algebra 1, PreAlgebra
Tagged Algebra, assessment, error analysis, formative, iPad, PreAlgebra, thatquiz.org
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Using ThatQuiz Before “THE Quiz”
My 8th graders are reviewing the basics… which happen to serve as a very important foundation for the rest of the year. I sense some of them think they’ve got it all together. Operations with integers? Been there, done that. … Continue reading
Posted in Algebra 1, PreAlgebra
Tagged assessment, formative, iPad, PreAlgebra, thatquiz.org, thinglink
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HCMS Shares iPad “InSite”
This past week, Hill Country Middle School hosted its third and final iPad Site Visit of the 20122013 school year. I couldn’t resist my title’s “punny” playonwords… if you know me at all you know my sense of humor is … Continue reading
Posted in Algebra 1, PreAlgebra
Tagged Algebra, app, assessment, formative, iPad, nearpod, PreAlgebra, site visit, Socrative, techchef4u, thatquiz.org, thinglink
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The Blame Game
I can’t say enough about how having iPads has impacted formative assessment in my classroom this year. (Check out any one of these formative assessment posts for details). Students love the instant feedback that apps like Nearpod, Socrative, and ThatQuiz … Continue reading
Posted in Algebra 1, PreAlgebra
Tagged assessment, formative, iPad, Socrative, thatquiz.org
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How do you study for math? You DO math.
Actually “doing” math is a highly effective studying strategy… who knew? 😉 Kind of reminds me of an epiphany one of my former 7th grade students had years ago. The conversation went like this: Him: “Mrs. Yenca! I finally figured … Continue reading
STAAR “Boot Camp” Standardized Test Prep With iPads!
Before moving to Austin, I had the pleasure of working with a team of teachers in the Bethlehem Area School District in eastern Pennsylvania that knocked my socks off. At the time, I was a Middle School Math Coach who … Continue reading
Posted in Algebra 1, PreAlgebra
Tagged app, assessment, formative, iPad, PreAlgebra, problem solving, Socrative, STAAR, Test Prep, thatquiz.org
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5 Ways to Get Your Feet Wet With 1to1 iPads
Using iPads in a 1to1 classroom can be overwhelming at first. So many apps and tools exist that it’s tough to know where to start. Here’s a top 5 list of quick and simple ways to get your feet wet … Continue reading
Posted in Algebra 1, PreAlgebra
Tagged annotate, app, DocAS, FactorMan app, formative, Glow Coloring, iPad, Number Line, PDF, Socrative, thatquiz.org
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Thatquiz.org: A Great (iPadFriendly) Freebie for Skill Practice & Formative Assessment
This gem deserves a standing ovation! Or, at the very least, its own dedicated blog post by yours truly. Every time I have shared thatquiz.org with other teachers they: A) Have never heard of it B) Love it! Thatquiz.org is a simple website … Continue reading
Posted in Algebra 1, PreAlgebra
Tagged assessment, formative, iPad, Keynote, technology, thatquiz.org, thinglink
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Assessment FOR Learning
My Algebra students have been solving multistep equations for a few days, and I knew it was time to assess. I designed some interactive paper “foldables” to organize student work for each problem type, as well as model my expectations … Continue reading
Posted in Algebra 1, PreAlgebra
Tagged app, assessment, formative, iPad, Socrative, thatquiz.org
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