Using Quizizz.com

Using quizzes in class is an engaging form of assessment. If you get students to create the quizzes themselves, it is a way to adding depth and challenge to their learning.

There are a number of online quiz producing applications available to choose from, this post specifically focuses on Quizizz.com which is what I’m currently using with some of my classes.

The reason I gave Quizizz.com a go, was partly due to this image posted on Twitter

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I had been using Kahoot previously but liked the way Quizziz displayed the questions on each players device and also allowed players to progress at their own pace.

As previously mentioned, I get my students to create quizzes as a task to consolidate their learning whilst adding depth and challenge. Below is a link to a booklet I produced in Book Creator to guide them through the setup process.

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Download a copy of the booklet here.

Creating a Quizizz Quiz-1

Below are photos of templates given to the students to plan their quizzes.

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Once their planes were completed they created their quizzes within the application.

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Completed Quizizz where then shared to the class via Edmodo and posted on the students individual maths blogs.

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