Using Kahoot for Student Response
in Large Classroom Environments
Calum Thomson
eLearning Support Officer MMU
What is Kahoot?
• A game based classroom
response system
• Free, web based, device
independent.
• Teaching create quizzes ...
KAHOOT.IT
A quick quiz about Calum…
Use at HRM Open Day
Activity
•Ice breaker ‘pub quiz’.
•Students in groups
•Prizes given out.
Benefits
•Drives student inte...
Lecture Use in HRM
Activity
•Short 5 question quiz every 20 minutes.
•Opening quiz bridging last week's
materials.
•Interi...
ANY QUICK QUESTIONS?
ANY QUICK QUESTIONS?
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  1. 1. Using Kahoot for Student Response in Large Classroom Environments Calum Thomson eLearning Support Officer MMU
  2. 2. What is Kahoot? • A game based classroom response system • Free, web based, device independent. • Teaching create quizzes with multi-choice up to 4 answers. • Questions displayed on projector. • Students respond via own device. • Students gain points for correct questions and speed of response.
  3. 3. KAHOOT.IT A quick quiz about Calum…
  4. 4. Use at HRM Open Day Activity •Ice breaker ‘pub quiz’. •Students in groups •Prizes given out. Benefits •Drives student interaction. •Scoring made competitive. •It's fun! Students responded positively.
  5. 5. Lecture Use in HRM Activity •Short 5 question quiz every 20 minutes. •Opening quiz bridging last week's materials. •Interim quizzes assessing past section. Benefits •Engages students, provides confirmation of understanding. •Allows covert ongoing assessment of student understanding. •Provides data to review understanding outside class.
  6. 6. ANY QUICK QUESTIONS?
  7. 7. ANY QUICK QUESTIONS?

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