5 ways you can use turningpoint responseware
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5 WAYS YOU CAN USE
TurningPoint ResponseWareTurningPoint ResponseWareTurningPoint ResponseWare Create questions and use them at both the beginning
and end of the lecture as a pre and post test for in-
stant feedback on the effectiveness of the lecture!
Create a mock test for students and deliver it to them dur-
ing the review session to gain instant feedback on areas
that need to be further covered.
TurningPoint is a great way to track attendance or
deliver quizzes and tests. Each student can be
assigned a responder and then can be tracked with
the software. No more hassle tracking attendance!
Play Who Wants to be a Millionaire and actually poll the audience!
Use it not only in the classroom but also at departmental meetings, functions, etc.
to vote, seek opinions, prompt discussion, and more!
More Ideas for Using TurningPoint...
Having students respond with clickers breaks the social barrier of knowing or not knowing the
Clickers are a great way to reset students clock. They pay attention for about 10 minutes, so
inject a clicker question every 10 minutes or so to keep them on track!
Use TurningPoint Anywhere to float over online games such as Are you Smarter than a Fifth
Capture images with a document camera and use them to create image slides
Use to survey student opinions on the teaching methods and teaching effectiveness in the class-
Use the word scramble and comparative slide features as ice breakers, to prompt discussion, or
to mix up your lectures!
Clickers can be a great way to facilitate group discussions. They will practice essential skills
such as decision-making and thought expression, then report back to discuss with the class via