Teacher Review for Quill

Practice Grammar in an Interactive Way!

Bonnie S.
Classroom teacher
Brooklyn, United States
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My Grades 10, 11
My Subjects English Language Arts
My Rating
Learning Scores
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time Less than 5 minutes
Great for Individual
Small group
Student-driven work
Great with ELL
Low literacy
Special needs
How I Use It
I would use this for individual practice as a learning station, especially for students who are approaching benchmarks, and need additional support in their writing. What worked are the individual assessments with on the spot reviews. As I did the practice assessments, some of what I edited was considered as unnecessary by the system. For example, one sentence had "16" in it and I corrected it to read "sixteen", spelled out. I guess I am a stickler for certain things.
My Take
My overall take is that this app would be very appropriate and helpful to the students who need extra support with grammar. I liked that it was interactive, and in that way, (even ) the topic of grammar can be made engaging. Students can learn appropriate grammar and word usage and then transfer this knowledge into their own writing.