Kahoot is the game-based learning platform where you can play, learn and have fun. Kahoots is the multiple-choice quizzes that allow user generation. It is a game-based classroom response system played by the whole class in real-time. In the Kahoot multiple-choice questions are projected on the screen and students should answer the questions with their smartphone, tablet or computer. Kahoot works on any device and can be used in any room without special set-up or equipment. This is a major advantage for the students to bring their own devices or provide them with iPads.
All About Kahoot
- Kahoot is a game-based learning platform used by millions of people around the world every day to discover, create, play and share learning games.
- It is a fun challenge for students to work in teams and come up with the correct answers. Points are always additional motivations for the students.
- There are over 25 million people using Kahoot to improve their skills.
To login into the Kahoot, you must have the following requirements and they are:
- You must have any device such as a smartphone, tablet or PC.
- Your device must have good internet connection running in it.
Kahoot Login Portal
- If you want to login to the Kahoot account, initially you have to register to the Kahoot account.
- For registration, open the web browser on your device and go to https://getkahoot.com/ and click on the sign up for free button.
- On the next screen, you will be asked to choose your role and fill in your account details. Fill in the account details to set up a personal account.
- Then click on the submit button. This will get you to register into the Kahoot account.
- In order to login to the Kahoot account, open the web browser on your device and go to the official website of the Kahoot.
- In the Kahoot website, you will find an option of ‘Login’. Click on the ‘login‘ button.
- This will direct you to another page where you have to enter your User ID and password of the Kahoot.
- This will consist of two fields, in the first field you have to enter your Kahoot User ID.
- In the next field yo have to enter your password.
- Check whether you entered the correct login credentials, if you entered the correct credentials then click on the ‘submit’ button.
- This completes the login process of your Kahoot account.
If you forgot your Kahoot password, here are the steps to reset your password:
- Open the web browser and go to the official website of Kahoot at https://create.kahoot.it. There you will find the ‘lost your password’ button. Click on it.
- As long as you have access to the email your Kahoot account was registered with, you can find your username and/or reset your password.
- As long as you enter the email and press the ‘email me‘ button.
- The message will have your username and a link for resetting your password that’s valid for 24 hours.
How to use Kahoot
- Kahoot is the platform where you can create the quiz, survey and the discussion items.
- To create this you have to create your account and after you created an account, you will find three icons on the screen i.e., quiz, discussion item or survey. You have to select one icon and build your game.
- Now you have to prepare the question, Your question must be up to 95 characters limit and have up to four answer options.
- And choose the time limit for each question, the time limit must be between 5 to 120 seconds.
- Select the correct answer by pressing the red “Incorrect” button. It will turn green and say “Correct”.
- Continue to add and edit questions using the toolbar on the bottom of the screen. You may embed an image or a YouTube video.
- To complete the quiz, select the “Next” button and follow the instructions. You may add a cover image to your quiz.
- You select whether you want to make your game public or private.
- You are now ready to launch your game.
- Once the game is launched, your Kahoot games are saved in My Kahoots.
- You then select the game you want to launch and press the ‘Play’ button.
- Students log in to the game using their smartphone or computer.
- Kahoot displays a game pin to join the quiz which helps them to join the quiz…
- Students enter the game pin on their device and create a username that will display as the game progresses.
- Now they can participate in the game, which displays on the screen.
Kahoot Gaming Features
- It helps us to create our own Discussions, surveys, quizzes, and jumbles
- Kahoot is useful to assess the audience’s knowledge of a topic or simply to survey an audience with individuals or a team.
- Kahoot works on any device and can be used in any room at Bucks County Community College without special set-up or equipment. This is a major advantage for the students to bring their own devices or provide them with iPads.
- If you have no idea about the Kahoot, you can learn more about Kahoot by watching the videos and going through this Lib Guide.
Kahoot is the game platform which is designed to create the quiz, discussions and the survey. The games bring a lot of interaction to the classroom. You are in control of advancing the questions allowing you the opportunity to build discussion time between questions. The majority of students enjoy the competitive nature of the game. So this brings the students to improve their skills and knowledge.