Teacher Review for Wordle

Wordle is a great way to to teach students how to build a Word Wall around a specific theme.

Amy M.
Technology coordinator
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My Subjects English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arts
My Rating
My Students Liked It Yes
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time Less than 5 minutes
Great for Creation
Further application
Knowledge gain
Student-driven work
Teacher-led lessons
Whole class
Great with Advanced learners
Low literacy
Special needs
How I Use It
I have used Wordle mostly with assignments where students have read a book and needed to describe the main character, etc. It is also a good tool to use to help children understand using "Tags" in Internet Technology and what they are.
My Take
My students from 1st through 8th grade have used Wordle for several assignments. One downfall is that you can't "save" your project in Wordle, which can be a problem if you are a Specials Teacher like I am and don't have time to go through the edit spelling errors with each child within one short class period.