Teacher Review for Words for Osmo

Osmo: Awesome interactive tool for word practice

Heather C.
Technology coordinator
Northwest High School
Indianapolis, IN
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My Grades K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
My Subjects English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arts, World Languages, English Language Learning, Health & Wellness
My Rating
Learning Scores
Engagement
Pedagogy
Support
My Students Liked It Yes
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time 5-15 minutes
Great for Further application
Individual
Knowledge gain
Practice
Small group
Great with Advanced learners
ELL
General
Low literacy
How I Use It
I love Words for Osmo as a classroom tool. The pre-loaded words/activities are great. However, the rue power comes from the ability to customize lists to meet the needs of your own classroom or students. I even created a list of family names at home for my pre-school daughter to practice her name. The interactivity and engagement is awesome.
My Take
Words for Osmo is an awesome tool. I love that two students can play the games/activities together as a simple competition. The only downfall is that the iPad needs to be removed from the case to use the tool. I am hoping this will improve as they receive customer feedback.