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What is it?

  • Kahoot is a game-based classroom response system that allows teachers to create and play quizzes, discussions and surveys (called Kahoots) using any device with a web browser. Kahoot questions can include embedded videos and images, and teachers can control the pace of Kahoot quizzes and surveys by adding a time limit (up to 30s) to each question. As students engage in the “kahoot,” they are awarded points based on correct answers and the timeliness of their answers. A leaderboard with the top 5 students is displayed after each question.
  • Click here or view the file embedded below for a copy of Bulldog Tech Challenge #2: Kahoot!

Kahoot! Infographic

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How to Use Kahoot!

  • Click here to download a copy of the Kahoot! User Guide (created by Kahoot!)
    • In addition to being a step-by-step guide, the document contains lots of terrific links from around the web that showcase ways educators use Kahoot! with students.
  • Click here or view the file embedded below for a Quick Guide to Using Kahoot! (created by Cynthia Treichler)

Don't Reinvent the Wheel!

  • Leverage the Learners to Learners pedagogy and task your students with building their own Kahoot! games.
    • The diagram below illustrates this idea. Students begin as "learners" and "players" of teacher-created Kahoot! games. Their role begins to transform as they "research" and "create" their own Kahoot! games focused on specific academic content. Students administer their games to the class; ultimately transitioning into a "teacher" / "leader" role.
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  • Discover 1000s of public Kahoot! games here. If you find one you want to use with students, simply click Play to begin!
    • Caveat: You are unable to modify public games.

Other Useful Resources

  • Kahoot! Knowledge Base - TERRIFIC help section that provides in-depth tutorials for leveraging all of the robust features of Kahoot!