Teacher Review for Starfall

More Starfall builds on the excellent games and fun engaging activities of the Starfall website.

Steven S.
Technology coordinator
P.S. 180 Hugo Newman
New York, United States
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My Grades K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
My Subjects English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arts
My Rating
Learning Scores
My Students Liked It Yes
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time 5-15 minutes
Great for Individual
Knowledge gain
Teacher-led lessons
Whole class
Great with ELL
Low literacy
Special needs
How I Use It
I often use Starfall and More Starfall as a follow up to a lesson that was student driven where students used creation software (e.g. Pixie) to build knowledge. And, as a guilty pleasure to reward them for their hard work.
My Take
I think Starfall and More Starfall find a really good balance between fun and engaging activities and pedagogical content.