US1 PollEverywhere

So I have learned from my online collaborative and supportive group of Twitter teachers that Poll Everywhere is an awesome tool for the classroom.  The only thing is that it requires the use of texting, so technically all of the feedback will have to come from students when they are home, and not in school.  Basically, it is a website that provides instant audience feedback through text messaging.  Look into it.  It’s credible, widely used in classrooms, and free.

It is important to note that these polls here are just static images.  In class, we see the results on PollEverywhere.com in real time.

When we read about the Philadelphia Ethnic Riots, a couple core questions came up.  First,

And then…

And here is the first poll!


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