Formative Assessment and SurveysPresentation Transcript
ESSENTIAL MOBILE APPS:FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT ANDSURVEYS10 NOVEMBER 2012HCT WOMEN‟S COLLEGE, FUJAIRAH Donald Glass Academic Bridge Program Zayed University – Abu Dhabi firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: @ZUdon
ESSENTIAL MOBILE APPS:FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT ANDSURVEYS Introduction Nearpod Demonstration How to create a Nearpod Other Features of Nearpod Socrative Demonstration How to create a Socrative Nearpod v. Socrative Quiz
TEACHER V. STUDENT
EASY STEPS TO CREATING ANEARPOD PRESENTATION (NPP)1. MUST BE Created on PC/MAC (NOT iPad)2. Create your presentation on Powerpoint3. “Save As” PDF4. Sign in to Nearpod5. Click „Create‟6. Click “New Presentation” +7. Choose “Find a pdf file” or drag it from your desktop8. Nearpod will create „static‟ slides from your presentation9. Now you can customize your presentation with interactive slides (click „ADD”)
TYPES OF INTERACTIVE SLIDES
Add another non-interactive slide• PDF file• Image files• Zip file?
MUST BE:• < .mp4 format• < 3min long• < 10MB size
BackgroundimageMUST BE < 3MB
UPGRADED FEATURES –GOLD/SCHOOL MEMBERSHIPSlide Show – student-controlledslideshow on screenBrowse the internet – havestudents access a particular sitewithin the nearpod environment
OTHER FEATURES OF NEARPOD• Keep track student participation continuously• Share the presentation by email instantly• Get reports (PC/MAC) after each session
KEEPING TRACK Shows RED when students are not looking at the app and tells # not „in‟Shows list of students and ifthey are in or out
EMAIL THE LINK
GET REPORTS ON YOUR PC/MAC
FREE! ONLINE NEARPOD TRAININGScroll down theNearpod homepagefor dates/times ofthe next FREEWebiNEAR
MAIN PAGE (SOCRATIVE TEACHER)Quick/No-Prep Questions Pose a question verbally or on the board. Students respond with Multiple choice, True False or Short Answer.
„ON THE FLY‟ RESPONSESShort Answer Multiple Choice True/False
MANAGE QUIZZESWhere do I get quizzes?What can I do with them afterthey are created/imported?Where can I get resultrecords?
CREATE A QUIZ Click here to get an SOC number and share quizzes with other teachers.Choose a question type andstart making your quiz When you finish making questions, save the quiz
SOC #After you click „save‟ (if youhave enabled sharing) you willget the SOC number for thequiz.
IMPORTING A QUIZEasy: You can import a quizwith an SOC#More difficult: by using yourPC/Mac to create a quiz withan Excel template (availableONLY on PC/Mac version)which you then import to yourquiz list.
You must use aPC/Mac to importexcel
SOCRATIVE EXCEL TEMPLATE 1. From a PC/Mac click „Import quiz from Excel‟ there you can download this template and make the questions. 2. Afterwards (again on PC/Mac), from the „import quiz from Excel‟ you can import the quiz from where you saved it. 3. Once imported, you can access it on your iPad in the Socrative Teacher app (Start Quiz>Select a Saved Quiz)
STARTING A QUIZ 11. Select a saved quiz from the list1. Select “student paced” or “teacher paced” quiz
STARTING A QUIZ II
STUDENT VIEW (TEACHER PACED)
TEACHER VIEW Toggle this to see/hide results Teacher controlled
ACTIVITIES 1. Normal start a quiz (covered above) 2. Exit ticket 3. Space Race
SPACE RACEAssign teams to answera quiz and watch themrace to the finish
SPACE RACE IN PROGRESS (TEACHER VIEW)
SENDING A REPORTAfter you close any quiz, you havea chance to send yourself a reportby email instantly. See everyone‟sresults
ETC….(PROFILECHANGE)From the main page, select„My Profile‟ to arrive hereand change your vitaldetails.
ETC…VOTING ON „ON THEFLY‟ RESPONSESSelect responses to send tostudents and they can votewith instant results Results: teacher view Student view
ADVANTAGES: NEARPOD VS. SOCRATIVE Slick, easy-to-use interface Can be used on all platforms (mobile and PC/Mac, most any browser) Import .ppt or .pdf Quizzes/Surveys may be shared Use Images and movies with other teachers Teacher controls pace throughout Instant Formative assessment Student monitoring feature Emailed reports Ability to share stats w/students instantly Instant „pulse‟ of the class surveys Emailed reports All features on Free version 100% Great Free presentations free and no paid memberships.
DISADVANTAGES: NEARPOD VS. SOCRATIVE iPad platform only Plain interface Limited presentations on free version No videos Free version does not support No photos or pictures sharing (workaround possible) Limited size for video and pictures. Sharing poll results not direct Costly to upgrade Cannot quit quiz creation easily
HOW CAN I LEARN MORE ABOUTNEARPOD AND SOCRATIVE Nearpod.com Socrative.com
FINAL QUIZ - NEARPOD
EXIT TICKET - SOCRATIVE
EXIT TICKET - SOCRATIVEExit Ticket Problem:Which of the two essential mobile toolsdo you think you are most likely to use?
THANK YOU FOR YOUR TIME AND ATTENTION REFERENCES AND LINKSUnitag – Custom QR Code Creator – www.unitaglive.comNearpod Website – www.nearpod.comSocrative Website – www.socrative.comSocrative Blog (with how to vids/printables) –http://socrativegarden.wordpress.com/Screenshots via “Snip” app for Mac