Why don’t questions/answers about Kahoot show on student screens?
Because displaying the questions or answers on their screens will bring back the negative influence on the social learning.
The playing side of Kahoot game is the several- year result at Norwegian University of Technology and Science. Many ways were considered, checked, and assessed to figure out the effect to engagement and learning value of students.
It’s obvious that they are the exciting and unique experience about Kahoot. It is created for classrooms to decrease the quantity of time that students have to look up and look away from the personal device. Do you the concept of “Blackberry prayer”? It is something that we completely want to escape. It happens when someone only wants to stick their own device.
Therefore, Kahoot is seemed to be the fantastic social learning. It is designed to give you the fun in studying environment. It also engages students through the gaming element. Thus, it looks like the challenge can attract players and makes them feel more excited by searching the way to solve questions. Asides from that, Kahoot is very useful to encourage them to learn, dig knowledge, increase the communicating ability with other people, especially with their classmates. And of course, the main topics will be around the educational content (because they must look up the room to have the correct answers that are displayed at the front)
The users say Kahoot is better than us. You can refer the opinion of Stephani Itibrout in this article Get Kahoot
This person stated that the interesting part about this Kahoot game is the answer choices, and they do not appear on the student’s device. So, these people have to look at the main screen to access the questions and the choices. This action creates a group dynamic that often misses when students use their devices for quizzes. With Kahoot, students must focus on one topic together rather than look down their individual screens. To develop this group, Kahoot shows the Leaderboard, which can help them compete with others. They need to have the high score to stand in the top position. And they should get the point for the correct answer and the fast speed.
If you want to see more about the research of Kahoot game, you can read it in these articles. Click here
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