Get started by learning how to...

  1. Sign up for a free teacher account
  2. Create a formative assignment
  • question types (short answer, 
  • content types
  • upload & transform a document
  • auto-save & re-order
 
 

Sign Up For A Free teacher account

 

1. Go to GoFormative.com

2. Click "Sign Up For Free"

3. Select "teacher"

4. Sign Up With Google, Clever, or manually create an account

*If you accidentally create a student account (or vice versa), go to your Profile to delete your account

 

Create a Formative Assignment

1. Click on "New Assignment"

2. Add a title

3. Click the "+" icon to start to add a question or piece of content

Question Types

 

Multiple Choice

Type a question, edit the choices, and specify the correct answer!

  • Currently, you can specify one correct answer. We want to give you the ability to specify multiple correct answers in the near future

true Or False

Type a statement and specify whether it's true or false!

Short Answer

Type a question or prompt. Your students will be able to type their response!

  • You can set correct answer(s) for auto-grading. Currently, student responses must match your correct answers(s) exactly, but we are want to add a "keyword" feature soon! 

 

Show Your Work

Let's add a question your students can draw on top of! 

  • Adding a background image is optional! Students can also upload images as part of their response!

Content Types

 

Image

Upload a picture your students can view!

Text Block

Type something for your students to read!

View-only Canvas

embed

 

Upload & Transform

Upload pre-existing documents (ex: PDFs,Word Doc, images). If the file is too large, you can upload the first part and then upload the next part.

Then, add questions on top of the document(s)

Question Details

Help Text

Point Value

Tag question to standards/skills

Manage Questions

Copy

Delete

Re-order

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