August 16, 2015

Back to School with Socrative

Back to School with Socrative

A conversation with Avra, Beth, and Brenda

Socrative ( is a FREE student response system that can be used on any device. During this Hangout on Air, Beth HollandAvra Robinson, and Brenda Doucette will walk through the features of Socrative 3.0 and provide some tips and tricks for using Socrative during those first few weeks of school.

Blog Posts about Socrative

Beyond Assessment: 3 Other Uses for Socrative – From Beth Holland

This post first appeared on Free Technology for Teachers and featured as a #TechTipTuesday Socrative is a free student response system that works on any device. With its built-in quick questions and quiz options, it is an incredible resource for formative and summative …

Rockets Ships X Challenges X iPads…(or a Socrative Space Race)

Once of my favorite tools to use in the classroom with student iPads is a Socrative space race.  However, upon using this outstanding tool a number of times with students and in iPad workshops, I have settled on a very specific setup and structure for creating and running a space race activity.

1 – 2 – 3 – Word Cloud!

Word Clouds (wordle to most) can be a dynamic tool for visualizing text and for presenting a group’s thinking. Socrative could aggregate our real-time responses.

Magnificent Mash Up of Motifs, Themes and Symbols – Guest Post from Anthony Peters

This guest post from Anthony Peters (@apeters522), educator at Parklands College in Cape Town, first appeared on Daily Genius. Having completed the wondrous Romeo and Juliet text for Grade 9, the time had come to investigate the deeper intricacies of Shakespeare’s wonderful work! …

Classroom Management in Connected Classrooms – from Jennifer Carey

This post first appeared on Daily Genius. When adopting technology in the classroom, one of the key concerns for educators is classroom management. Often, they believe that with devices come three options: Ban devices outright (Good luck!) Lock them down Open your …

Four Powerful Formative Assessment Tools for the Chromebook Classroom – From Holly Clark on Edudemic

This post first appeared on Edudemic. As more and more Chromebooks hit the classroom, redefining instruction and instructional practices is getting easier and easier – you just have to know where to start. One step in the process is to rethink the …

Socrative Tutorials & Examples


Socrative 2.0 Overview from EdTechTeacher on Vimeo.