Finding different ways to assess your students can be difficult but rewarding. For example, while writing skills are important and need to be consistently reviewed and worked on, speaking is also an important but overlooked skill. Learn how to use assessing students with Flipgrid can give you a better understanding of student knowledge.
Using Flipgrid to create standards-based assessments
Use Flipgrid to incorporate the following standards into your assessments.
- Present claims and findings, sequence ideas logically, and use pertinent descriptions, facts, and details to accentuate main ideas or themes; use appropriate eye contact, adequate volume, and clear pronunciation.
- Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 6 topics, texts, and issues, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly.
What is Flipgrid?
Ways to use Flipgrid in the classroom
- Summarize reading a text or independent novel
- Make predictions
- To compare and contrast information, “Compare and contrast George Washington and Thomas Jefferson.”
- To demonstrate knowledge of a concept learned in class, “Tell me the difference between a chemical and physical change and list an example of each.”
- To review vocabulary terms.
- Make a video biography.
- Explain how to solve a math problem
- Demonstrate how to play an instrument
- Create a science experiment
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