Teacher Review for Kahoot!

This is such a FUN activity for kids!

Tracey C.
Classroom teacher
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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 Practice
Teacher-led lessons
Whole class
Great with Advanced learners
ELL
General
Low literacy
Special needs
How I Use It
I have only used Kahoot to help students review for tests. It allows teachers to create a gameshow-like experience for students, including music and a scoreboard. Kids get really excited and enjoy playing!
My Take
I dislike multiple-choice questions in general, and Kahoot works best with that sort of format, so it kind of forces me to put complex concepts into small questions with limited text. However, the engagement makes it worth it, and it CAN be used to teach complex concepts DURING the game when students are at that heightened engagement level.