Tools for student Feedback and Formative Assessment
Socrative – Socrative is “a smart student response system that empowers teachers by engaging their classrooms with a series of educational exercises and games. Our apps are super simple and take seconds to login. Socrative runs on tablets, smartphones, and laptops.” And, it’s FREE! And easy to use! Check it out:
Padlet (formerly known as Wallwisher) – Padlet is an online “sticky note wall.” Create a blank wall, and have students post their ideas and feedback to the wall. No account needed, however if you wish to save the space, you should create an account.
InfuseLearning – This is an interactive platform that allows teachers to create rooms to formatively assess students in a variety of ways, including through drawing student responses! A great tool for our youngest learners! Here is a blog post that describes more about what InfuseLearning can do and watch the video tutorial below to learn more.