App of the Month – Quizlet

The App for November is Quizlet.

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What is it?

Quizlet is a great app for practicing and mastering your learning material. Quizlet allows students to create virtual flash cards and utilize many fun and interactive activities to learn their material. If you have used the app before, check it out again because they have new updates which include new features and a very clean interface. One such new feature is called diagrams which allows students to learn visually by identifying parts of a visual diagram. Quizlet also allows for flashcards to be shared, so students can share their work with the rest of their class.

Why this app?

This app can help a student with memorization studying by turning flashcard studying into an interactive learning environment. Quizlet also works on both mobile and desktop platforms so you can work hard at your desk or take your studying wherever its convenient for you. The sharing tool makes it easy for students to share their learning material and also easy for students to find new learning material. This app makes rote memorization both easy and fun to do.

How does it work?

  1. Sign up for a free account on Quizlet.
  2. Create a study set of flash cards.
  3. Study your study set through learning and game activities.
  4. Test yourself and see how much you have improved!

An overview of Quizlet:

What next?

See your learning progress in Quizlet by looking through Quizlet’s statistics and seeing how often you get a term incorrect and see how quickly you are progressing. Take your learning on the go as well by downloading the Quizlet mobile app (Apple, Google Play)
Encourage your students to create a study set and share it with their classmates!

What do you think?

Tell us if you like this app, or if you don’t, tell us what app you use instead. Figured out another way of integrating the app into learning? Tweet us @UBC_ETS! We’d love to hear from you.