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Apps and Websites for Making Flash Cards and Quizzes

Flash card and quiz apps help students get familiar with and memorize information as well as test their factual knowledge. This list of apps and websites gives students a lot of flexibility for memorization and quizzing, offering a range of premade content as well as quick custom list building, adaptive learning, and assessment. While there's a healthy dose of spelling, vocabulary, and math tools, many of these resources can be used creatively for any content.

TinyTap, Create interactive lessons & games Publisher: TinyTap Ltd.
Book-and-game builder empowers creativity, boasts vast content library
Grades Pre-K-5
Type App
Price Free
Platforms Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch
Common Sense Rating 4
Teacher Rating 4
MathBoard Publisher: PalaSoftware, Inc.
Drill math skills with basic, customizable chalkboard-style app
Grades K-8
Type App
Price $4.99
Platforms Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating 3
SpellBoard Publisher: PalaSoftware, Inc.
Well-designed, kid-empowering spelling list creator
Grades 1-5
Type App
Price $4.99
Platforms iPad
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating 4
PaGamO Publisher: BONIO
Online game offers unique but limited spin on studying
Grades 1-6
Type Game
Price Free to Try, Paid
Platforms Windows
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating Not Yet Rated
Word Dynamo Publisher: Dictionary.com, LLC
Word lists, games add fun and flexibility to dictionary experience
Grades 2-12
Type App
Price $3.99
Platforms iPad
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating 5
Quizizz Visit Website: http://www.quizizz.com
Quiz-game tool errs too far on the side of simplicity
Grades 3-12
Type Website
Price Free
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating 3
Socrative Visit Website: http://www.socrative.com/
Snapshot quizzes and questions measure student learning
Grades 3-12
Type Website
Price Free
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating 4
Trading Cards Publisher: International Reading Association
Guided flashcards try to break out of the drill and memorization mold
Grades 3-12
Type App
Price Free
Platforms Android, iPad
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating 4
Math Pack Flash Cards Publisher: Tititaa
Quality but dry quizzes enhance speed and efficiency
Grades 4-8
Type App
Price Free, Paid
Platforms Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Kindle Fire
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating 3
Quizalize Visit Website: https://www.quizalize.com/
Familiar game show quizzes with a few new features
Grades 4-12
Type Website
Price Free, Paid
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating 3
Brainscape Publisher: Brainscape
Flexible flash card app prompts students to reflect
Grades 5-12
Type App
Price Free, Paid
Platforms iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating 3
Quizlet Visit Website: http://www.quizlet.com
School-friendly study aid continues to add useful features
Grades 6-12
Type Website
Price Free, Paid
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating 3
That Quiz Visit Website: http://www.thatquiz.org/
Simple design, customizable quizzes make test practice tolerable
Grades 6-12
Type Website
Price Free
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating 4
Kahoot! Visit Website: https://getkahoot.com/
Game-like student-response tool can spark competitive fun
Grades 8-12
Type Website
Price Free
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating 4