- Implicit differentiation: thinking time between question and options
This gives students time to challenge themselves to get the answer before receiving the restricted possibilities of the options. This is a higher level of challenge, and it gives the student who manages it a great deal of confidence. You can gently encourage this by applauding the behaviour, but please don’t push students to do it if they don’t feel ready.
- Differentiation by time: Question speed
Different students think at different speeds, but this does not correlate particularly with ability. Yacapaca times each answer from each student with an accuracy of Continue reading
With Easter almost upon us, now is a good time to make sure that your students are correctly set up for revision. Here is what to do.
1. Go to your Student Set List
2. For each student set you want revision for, select “Topics for revision” from the Actions dropdown. If it’s not visible, check you have a syllabus set for the student set. If it’s still not Continue reading
How useful would it be to know what time your students really sit down to do their homework, and how long they actually spend on it? Well, now you can, because we have updated the Homework and Revision logs.
Here’s what the Continue reading
If you are new to Yacapaca, here is how to get your students up and running on our advanced (and free!) revision system in just 5 steps. Continue reading
The new Activity Log is accessed from the Assignments List and provides you with a straightforward log of who studied what, for how long and with what result.