Evidential Reasoning: Visible Thinking Routine


Oct 18, 2018 | Ed-Tech, Instructional content | By Ben Berte

As you know, Socrative is a tool that reports what your students know. However, did you know that Socrative can also provide information on how your students are thinking? For example, after a science lesson, a teacher may use a Socrative quiz to ask, "Will a penny, with a density of 2g/ml float in water?" Based upon the student responses, the t...

Play Guess Who – Building Relationships


Oct 18, 2018 | Ed-Tech, Instructional content | By Ben Berte

A good classroom dynamic is key to a successful teaching environment. When students get to know each other in fun ways, it can help create an atmosphere where students engage and learn with each other based on deeper personal connections. During the first weeks of school, Ms. Washington uses “Guess Who?” quiz, using Socrative’s Short Answe...

Sharalike – Capture and Share Classroom Moments


Oct 18, 2018 | Instructional content | By Ben Berte

It’s nearly summer and now is the perfect time to capture those final moments of your school year: field trips, student presentations, field days, recitals, etc. Our friends at sharalike have built an awesome photo sharing app! They’re the next generation of online slideshow creation — designed as a free, fun and simple way to make sure no...