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20 practical ways to use Google Forms in class, school

20 practical ways to use Google Forms in class, school
Google Forms gives educators a powerful data collection tool. Check out these 20 ways to harness its power in school. (Google Forms logo used under fair use) Everyone wants data. Schools want it to track student performance. Companies want it to learn about their customers. We track data in our own personal lives (fitness data, banking data, even social media data). Teachers and students have their own data gathering and tracking tool that’s free and easy to learn — Google Forms. Google Forms lets you create a survey with lots of different kinds of questions: Short answerLong answerMultiple choiceCheck boxesDrop-down menu … and more. Teachers have used Google Forms to do quizzes and assessments for a while. Here are 20 ways to use Google Forms in the classroom and in schools: Procedural stuff 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Assessment 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. Learning and creating 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. For notifications of new Ditch That Textbook content and helpful links: Related January 30, 2017 Wow.

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Assessment in the mixed-ability classroom Erika Osvath is a freelance teacher, teacher trainer and materials writer. She joins us on the blog ahead of her webinar ‘Mixed-ability teaching: Assessment and feedback’, to preview the session and topics she will explore. One of greatest challenges facing teachers of mixed-ability classes is assessment, especially in contexts where uniformly administered tests and giving grades are part of the requirements of the educational system.

Google Tips: Use Google Forms to Create Quizzes, Surveys, and More - Full Page Use the Google Forms help provided in this free lesson to create quizzes, surveys, and more. Use Google Forms to create quizzes, surveys, and more You've probably heard of Google Docs and Google Sheets before (two of the most popular features in Google Drive). But have you heard of Google Forms? SMARTBoard: Use the SMART Recorder to capture a live video recording of your SMARTBoard presenation and then share it with your students! Quick overview: The SMART Recorder is a “screen capture” tool that allows you to record yourself teaching on your SMARTBoard. For those of you who are regular readers of my blog, I use a similar a technique to create the step-by-step video tutorials you see each week. The best part (that I saved for last) is that the SMART Video recorder is really easy to use!

5 Time-Saving Ways Teachers Use Google Forms One of my favorite features of Google Drive is Google Forms. If you’re unfamiliar with this, think of it as a way to create quick surveys that can be used for a number of applications. Google automatically aggregates this data into a Google Spreadsheet, making forms a great way to quickly collect and share information. I have seen educators and administrators use Google Forms in the most creative and inventive ways. Get students learning by MAKING quizzes instead of TAKING quizzes. – EDTECH 4 BEGINNERS QuizPedia is a fun and engaging learning tool that can be used in primary education and onwards. And it’s free! How is it different to a typical quiz making tool? Quizzes aren’t new to the classroom but QuizPedia’s approach is. We flip the tables and transfer the task of making quizzes from teachers to students. Tests and quizzes are traditionally made and administered by teachers or schools to test student performance and development.

Record and host audio online with SpeakPipe Voice Recorder One tool I use quote often in my English language classroom is a voice recorder. For years, I used Vocaroo as my online recorder, but I have stopped that completely due to the awful ads that are shared with the listener of the shared audio file. Instead, I am using SpeakPipe Voice Recorder. It is a simple, online voice recorder that doesn’t need registration. Files are downloaded or shared online using a unique URL. Listeners can also download the file or listen online. Mari Venturino Blog: Using Google Forms for Walkthrough Observations As many of you know, I have a major obsession with Google Forms. Last school year in a Faculty Advisory Committee meeting, we were discussing our district’s walkthrough evaluation form, and how it did not adequately address our school’s focuses and goals. Once I realized I could customize a Google Form and use Autocrat to generate personalized walkthrough evaluations for teachers, I literally started bouncing in my chair.

Prepositions: Using "AT" for Places, by Dennis Oliver - Free English Grammar Lessons The preposition at is also frequently used in placephrases. One use is for exact addresses (addresseswith a house or building number). Another use is forgeneral locations--places (such as a school, officebuilding, hotel) that are collections of more specificlocations (particular rooms, offices, etc.) Examples Her favorite flower shop is at 1423 Main Street. He lives at 2447 85th Avenue, doesn't he? Google Forms Refresh - Very Refresh! We believe that Google’s mission statement somehow involves making us at Dotto Tech happy. Well, maybe not quite but they do strive to provide their users with robust tools for our endeavors. Save We previously posted a video discussing Google’s Forms tool. It resonated well within the community with over 300k video views. Now the exciting part!

11 Things You Never Knew You Could Do With Your SMART Board - WeAreTeachers Do you and your students tend to do the same thing on your interactive whiteboard over and over? Us too! That’s why we were excited to talk with Rebecca Penina Simon, an interactive-whiteboard expert who’s also the director of educational technology at Solomon Schechter School of Queens. 8 Google Forms Formative Assessment Tips If you use Google Forms for formative assessment quizzes here are some tips for managing the resulting spreadsheet. When organizing data it is important that your data match. Trying to sort data by student name can be sketchy when students type in their own name.

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.

PD Webinar - Google Forms & Sheets for Beginners Google Forms and Sheets can complete all kinds of tasks for you, if you know how to use them. Once you’ve learned the basics of Google Forms and Google Sheets you will be amazed at how these powerful tools can streamline processes for you. Those streamlined processes can free up lots of time for you to spend on the fun aspects of teaching.

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