Helped Art History majors learn paintings, Spanish students learn their verbs,5th graders learn their spelling words, and new waiters learn the menus of their restaurants.He created Quizlet for his high-school French class. He wanted an easy-to-use tool for learning vocabulary. He built Quizlet for himself, shared it with his friends, and it grew from there.
Kanani De SaMay 2013
What is Quizlet?• Simple tool that help students learn• Software that creates flashcard sets online• Website is FREEStudents using Quizlet:• engaged in their learning (game features)• study materials that they love to use (digitalflashcard, study sets & games)• access sets on computer, mobiles or print outon paper• self grading, self evaluation & test options
Creator of Quizlet• Founded in 2005• Andrew Sutherland while a sophomore in High School• Easy-to-use tool for learning vocabulary in French class• Built Quizlet for himself, shared it friends, and it grew fromthere.• Actively involved in:• Leading the Quizlet team• Developing the product & technology vision• Making sure the Quizlet user experience is great
Quizlet Quick Stats• #9 app in the free Education category of the app store• #143 website in the U.S.• 360,422 study sessions today• 80,491,444 visitors (last 12 months)• 23,520,695 study sets
Using Quizlet inPapa Pilikanaka(Social Studies)Class Scenario:• Grade 6 Papa Pilikanaka (Social Studies)• Intro to Geography – Lesson I• New list of Vocabulary words (on paper)• Student create study cards using index cards• Teacher create quiz before unit examIntegrating Technology:• Take what we already do in the Lesson I• Augment / Enhance student learning• Use technology as a direct tool substitute• Quizlet• With functional improvement• teacher / student generate card set(s) online• 24/7 access - paperless• self grading / evaluation• embed activity on blog / QR Code (Daily Geography Questions)
Using QR CodeDaily Geography Bulletin BoardScan Today’s QR Codefor yourDaily Geography QuestionsTicket Out The Door = Read thefollowing Daily Geographyquestions and post your answers inour Edmodo Classroom.What three oceans touch the US?Latitude is measure North andSouth of what line?What two countries border the US?Papa Pilikanaka
Getting Started1. Login to Quizlethttps://quizlet.com/login2. Click on “Browse” to view sets already created (category)3. Click on “Create” to create a new set4. Click on “Your Sets” to view a list of sets you created/usedPapa „Eono –Vocabulary WordsGeography