Do you have a cell phone or iPad? Do your students have limited access to online devices? Then Plickers might be for you! Plickers is a simple tool that lets teachers collect real-time formative assessment data without the need for student devices.
Setting Up Plickers is Easy!
Step 1: Teacher downloads the Plickers mobile app. It is free for both iOSand Android – find them on the App Store and on Google Play. It will work on iPads too (just make sure to search for iPhone app)!
Step 2: Print Plickers cards.
Step 3: Set up Classes on Plickers Website.
Step 4: Add Questions on the Plickers Website.
Step 5: On the mobile app, choose the question you want to use.
Step 6: Have students hold up cards with the correct answer facing right-side up. Scan the room with your phone/iPad.
Step 7: Use LiveView Tab on the Website to display results to students.
Step 8: Use Scoresheet under Reports on the Website to monitor student progress, save time on grading, and run detailed reports.
Check out this Slide Show for Help getting started or watch the video below:
How will you use Plickers in your classroom? I can’t wait to hear about it!