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For Formative Assessment

What is Formative Assessment?

  • Gives teacher information to drive instruction
  • Provides ongoing feedback
  • Helps students identify strengths and weaknesses

What tools can I use?

Web 2.0 Tools for Student Feedback

Other Ideas and Tools for Formative Assessment

Let them create!


  • Presentations - add a challenge and use any tool besides PowerPoint
  • Make your own Online Book
  • Comic Strips, Memes, and Talking Avatars (Recommended apps include - Caption Distraction-Lite, Mematic, ChatterKids, Tellagami)
  • Google Forms - collect just about any information in one spreadsheet by creating a Google Form. Students don't need a login to respond. You can even set up the form to grade student responses.