7 Tools for Creating Multimedia Quizzes Compared in One Chart Last winter I made a series of charts in which I compared popular ed tech tools. I'm now going through those charts and removing some tools and adding some new ones. The chart embedded below is the updated version of my chart comparing seven tools for creating multimedia quizzes. At the bottom of the chart you will find links to video tutorials on each of the tools featured in the chart. You can download the chart here or find the Google Docs version here.
English - Exercises, Quizzes, Tests Quiz Maker Charles Kelly Quiz Maker Kristina L. Pfaff-Harris Quiz Maker Easy Test Maker Quiz Maker Quiz Buddy Quiz Maker Quiz Star Quiz Maker Attotron Quiz Makers Linguistic Funland Quiz Makers Hot Potatoes Quiz Makers self-grading / David K. Jordan Quiz Makers self-grading / Webwinder Quiz Makers allthetests Quiz Makers lexically.net CREATE ... ... 10 Useful Web Tools for Creating Online Quizzes and Polls February, 2014 Following the visual I posted here a couple of weeks ago featuring the differences between formative and summative assessments, somebody shared with the link to this Listly list that comprises dozens of interesting web tools to create online assessments. I have already reviewed some of the tools mentioned in this list in separate posts here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning but I also found out new tools I did not know about. I am re-sharing the whole list created below and I invite you to spend some time sifting through its content. Enjoy Update : After posting the original Listly list, I received several emails informing me that the list does not appear to them so I decided to copy the list manually here.
Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 7 Excellent Tools for Creating Interactive Video Quizzes February 12, 2017 A few days ago we featured a collection of some of the best web tools teachers can use to create non-traditional quizzes and today we are sharing another collection but this time for creating video quizzes. These are tools you can use to design quizzes based on selected video content. They allow you to import video clips, add a variety of interactive features to them (e,g different question types, comments, notes, links etc) and share them with your students. Some of these tools include the option to track student progress and access stats on how students are interacting with your video quizzes.
GLO Maker: Downloads Downloads Download latest version of GLO Maker What's new in GLO Maker 3.0 (released Jan 2013) - Matching Quiz Component , pop up component, bug fixes Help on installing GLO Maker is in the User Guide, see 'Guides'. For tutorials and guides on how to use GLO Maker and create GLOs, see 'Guides'.
4 Free Tools for Creating & Playing Interactive Quiz Games Earlier this week I wrote about "ghost mode" being the talk of the Future of Educational Technology Conference in Orlando. That post prompted a few people to ask me about other quiz game platforms. I've used a bunch of them over the years. The following are interactive quiz game tools that I've used with great success in my classroom and or in my workshops. Kahoot: This is the obvious one to include in this post as it did inspire the post. Kahoot provides a fun way to gather feedback from a group through their phones, iPads, Chromebooks, or any other device that has a web browser and an Internet connection.
BGfL Quiz Creator Welcome to the BGfL Quiz Creator. By following the simple instructions, you will be able to create your own interactive quizzes. Once you have entered all the information and clicked on the 'Create the Quiz' button your quiz is ready to use. You can check your quiz and then go back and edit it (by using your browser's 'Back' button) as often as you like until you are satisfied with the results. For example, you may have forgotten to identify which answers are the correct ones and so need to make alterations or you may have found a spelling mistake in your text. A unique feature of the BGfL Quiz Creator is that you can then make a permanent off-line record of your quiz by saving it to your hard drive; you or your friends can then play it as often as you like!
4 Useful Tools for Creating Non-traditional Quizzes July 29, 2015 Here are four great web tools for creating online quizzes to share with your students. We have already reviewed these tools in separate posts in the past and some of you might already be familiar with them. However, for those of you who haven't seen them before, these are web-based platforms for creating a wide variety of interactive quizzes. For more choices on quiz making tools, check out this page. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 10 Excellent Web Tools for Creating Digital Quizzes February 5, 2017 For those of you who haven’t seen it yet, here is a handy visual that features some our favourite web tools for creating and sharing digital quizzes. You can use them to design a wide variety of quizzes including gameshow-style, PlayBuzz and Buzzfeed style, jeopardy games style, and game-based quizzes. The features provided differ from one tool to the other but all of them are easy to use, learner friendly and work across various platforms. We invite you to check them out and share with your colleagues. This visual is available for free download in PDF format from this link.
What is a Learning Object? Definition and components - Docebo One of the main advantages while delivering an E-Learning or online training project is the opportunity to manage Learning Objects according to the actual training purposes. The same Learning Object can be adapted to different kind of courses, so you can fine-tune your training materials for each specific project. A Learning Object is a modular resource, usually digital and web-based, that can be used and re-used to support learning activities. A typical Learning Object is composed by:
Best of 2015 - 7 Free Tools for Building Review Games As I do every year, I am taking this week to relax, recharge, and ski with friends. While I'm away I will be re-running the most popular posts of the year. This was one of the most popular posts of March, 2015. This week I received at least a half dozen emails from people who were looking for suggestions for creating review games or practice quizzes for their students. The following are the tools that I suggested in reply to those emails. One teacher's needs are little bit different from another's so this list covers a fairly wide range of options. Charles Kelly's Quiz Generator / Quiz Maker / Quiz Creator / Quiz Builder / Quiz Writer / Quiz Producer What does this page do? From this page you can generate a quiz that can be printed to paper or put online in various formats. How do I generate a quiz? For best results, read all of the steps below before trying to generate a quiz.
5 Activities to Make Your PowerPoint More Engaging – tekhnologic A few days ago on the Teaching English – British Council Facebook page there was a discussion about PowerPoint – Do you love it or hate it? The discussion linked to an article by Rob Lewis who talked about ways PowerPoint could be used in class. In an earlier post he also wrote about the good points and bad points of PowerPoint.
17 Formative Digital Assessment Tools That Help You Know Students A big benefit of doing formative assessment properly is that we get to know our students really well. But why is this important? It has to do with the fact that teachers don’t actually create learning, but rather encourage and facilitate it. Only learners create learning, but teachers guide the process by responding to student performance. This is where knowing our students well through assessment comes into play. Tony Vincent of Learning in Hand provides a list of terrific digital assessment tools in Know Students Better: 17 Tools for Formative Assessment.