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Formative Assessment

Peergrade is a platform that allows teachers to create assignments and upload rubrics. Students upload work and are anonymously assigned peer work to review according to the rubric.

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A formative assessment tool that utilizes video response and reflection. Educators can pose questions via video for students to respond to. Students respond via video as well.

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Quizlet can allow you to create a set of digital flashcards. These can be great for vocabulary practice. You can use the same sets to play games, do quizzes, and even put students into teams to play games.

Turn your Google Spreadsheets into flashcards, quizzes, games and more!

Pear Deck is a simple interactive presentation tool that allows teachers to poll students, give quizzes and check for understand in a simple to use platform.  Pear Deck allows teachers to share presentations on students devices.

Plickers is a rapid-response polling tool that quickly lets you assess for understanding. You do not need devices for every student and can quickly gather information about students from your phone using coded cards.

Formative is great for elementary students as well as older students. Formative allows teachers to ask a question of students and see their individual responses in real time.   

Socrative allows teachers to poll students, give quizzes and check for understanding in a simple to use platform. Students go to a web address where they log in their answers. Socrative has a built in exit ticket to quickly gauge student understanding.

Quizizz is game-ified formative assessment tool that allows students to proceed through questions at their own pace. There are options to include a leader-board, music, customizable memes that pop up to give feedback.

Kahoot uses bright colors, suspenseful music and updated rankings throughout its quizzes to create a game-like atmosphere. Questions and answer choices (displayed as color and symbol choices) are projected on a classroom screen, and students respond on personal devices.