This week, participants in the ThingLink Teacher Challenge were encouraged to Engage Students with ThingLink for Video. The goal of this challenge is to add a layer of resources and interactivity to any video to design a customized student driven learning experience. A great tool for customizing an educational video is the Google Form. This handy tool can be embedded right inside of a ThingLink Video tag and displayed live within the video.
Ways to Use Use a Google Form with
There are many powerful ways to use a Google Form to create a customized student driven learning experience from a video. Here are a few ideas to get started:
Embed a Google Form at the beginning of a video and use it for pre-assessment and pre-teaching to prepare students for instruction.
Collect data through the form for informal assessment and use it to plan instructional groups for reteaching and assessment.
Collect feedback from students and use it to personalize the learning and fine tune your teaching as well.
There are many powerful possibilities with ThingLink Video and a Google Form.
Susan Oxnevad is the Director of Education at ThingLink. She strives to build a powerful network of educators who share a passion for using ThingLink to transform teaching and learning. In addition, she also hosts ThingLink webinars for educators and blogs about thoughtful ways to leverage the power of technology for teaching and learning on the ThingLink Blog for Education. Follow her on Twitter @soxnevad