Technology in Math: Beyond the Calculator
Here is my PowToon Video about Why you should Use 'Mr. Socrative'
On my Website on the Blogging with Students section, you can find some of the resources I use to help get started with Kidblog. Including links to how to set up a blog. I have students sign a contract etc.
In math, I use Kidblog to
1. Flip lessons - using a tutorial I have made using an app such as Screen Chomp or one I have found on You Tube etc.
2. Embed Surveys, Padlet Walls
Survey Monkey is a great tool for teachers and students. It is a fun way for students to preform surveys. The can embed them in their blog, or to reach a larger audience, try embedding them in a class website and then asking classes in the school to fill out their surveys.
With the free version of Survey Monkey, the best surveys to use with kids are the Multiple Choice, single answer and Rating Scale surveys. These are easy to make.
Here are two step by step instruction sheets for studnets (and teachers) to help them make their Survey!
Survey Monkey - Rating Scale Instructions
Survey Monkey - Multiple Choice Survey Instructions
I suggest having a class account.
Below is an example of each of these types of survey's. Please take the survey, so I can demo how the date