The use of Moodle for Formative Assessment in Mathematics

Authors

  • Steve Lakin University of Greenwich

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.21100/compass.v11i1.719

Keywords:

Pedagogy, Moodle, Quizzes

Abstract

 Mathematics is not an easy topic to assess online. However, Moodle has a useful quiz option which can randomly generate questions. In this article, we will investigate the use of multiple-choice quizzes for formative assessment, and discuss their strengths and weaknesses.

Author Biography

Steve Lakin, University of Greenwich

Senior Lecturer, Department of Mathematical Sciences

References

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Summative and Formative Assessments in Mathematics Supporting the Goals of the Common Core Standards

Available at: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/00405841.2015.1044346 (Accessed: 31 October 2017).

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Published

2018-04-24