Cahokia Institute of Technology

Formative Assessment

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Answer Garden – AnswerGarden is a minimalistic feedback tool. Use it in the classroom as an educational tool or at work as a creative brainstorming tool. Or you can embed it on your website or blog to use it as a poll or guestbook.

FlipQuiz – A great and easy way to create a jeopardy style review online.  You can create your own or choose from thousands that have already been shared.

Flubaroo – A free tool that helps you quickly grade multiple-choice or fill-in-blank assignments.

Formative – Formative is a real-time formative assessment that can be give on any internet connected device!

Google Docs Word Sort – You can use various Google tools to make certain curriculum routines more effective and efficient! One routine we can change is move from cutting out all our word cards for word sorts.

Google Forms Quiz – Use the quiz feature in Google Forms to grades responses automatically and give students instant feedback.

Kahoot! – Kahoot! is a tool for using technology to administer quizzes, discussions or surveys. It is a game based classroom response system played by the whole class in real time.

Kahoot Jumble – ‘Jumble’ is similar to the classic Kahoot!, but requires more focus from the players. Jumble questions challenge players to place answers in the correct order rather than selecting a single correct answer.

Padlet – Padlet is a free tool to create an online bulletin board that you can use to display information on any topic.  You can add images, links, video, and more.  Walls can be private, open to the public, or moderated by you- meaning that you approve all contributions before they show.

Pear Deck – Pear Deck aims to help teachers efficiently understand individual students’ progress in the classroom. Teachers create a presentation, or “Pear Deck,” in their Google Drive; students interact individually with questions within the Pear Deck while teachers monitor both individual and class progress.

Plickers – Plickers is a powerfully simple tool that lets teachers collect real-time formative assessment data without the need for student devices.

Poll Everywhere – It is simple. You ask the audience a question. Then watch as the chart updates automatically with their responses.

Prodigy Math – Prodigy Game is a free game-based math tool that allows you to make math assessments/practice fun and engaging. Students login and play a game that is set up like a video game where they must answer math problems based on the standards you assign.

Quizizz – Quizziz is a free game-based tool that allows you to create fun, multi-player quiz games that can be used both in the classroom as a quick formative assessment and out of the classroom for homework.

Seesaw – Students capture learning with photos and videos of their work, or by adding digital creations. Everything gets organized in one place and is accessible to teachers from any device.

Socrative – Socrative is a web based student response system.

Sporcle – Sporcle is a trivia quiz website on which users have a set amount of time to complete their responses. Sporcle can be utilized as a study tool that covers a multitude of subjects. Teachers can create timed assessments for student-use.