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  • 1. QR Codes: What are they and what can I do with them? Stephanie Gentry July 2013
  • 2. What is a QR code? • QR code stands for Quick Response code. • Quickly and easily links you to a website or text. • They can be used in a variety of ways in the classroom.
  • 3. Use Them in Science Take a picture of a figure that students need to Identfy parts of (cells, Body systems, etc.) and have QR codes give them More information.
  • 4. Use Them in Social Studies Create a scavenger hunt, with the questions embedded in a QR code, and the answers written on the page. Students will scan a code, read the question, then find the answer on a different page.
  • 5. Use them in math Create task cards, which is one problem on a card. You have students solve the problem (in this example, find the area of compound figures), then scan the code to check your work.
  • 6. Use them in Language Arts Link to websites about what you are doing in class. Here is a link to a website that includes many of Shakespeare’s works. You could also link to an author’s website if it contains extra information about a book you are reading.
  • 7. Make video notes (using ShowMe app)
  • 8. Have Students Create QR Codes
  • 9. Attach a QR code to homework for easy checking...
  • 10. Turn videos into QR codes...
  • 11. Make a Form in Google Docs that has a link with a QR code.
  • 12. How do I scan? • What do I need to scan a code? – There’s an app for that! • Scan App • Qrafter App • i-nigma QR Code
  • 13. How do I make a QR code? • Use a QR code generating website (google ‘QR code generator’) • My favorites: – – –
  • 14. How do I make an activity? • Open a word document and set it up how you want it. • Create a text box on the page where you want the code to go. • Open a QR code generating website, enter the information you want to turn into a QR code. • Drag and drop the QR code into the text box.