Website of the Week: Text The Mob

Text The Mob – Engage Your Audience (Gr. 6-12)

If your school allows students to use their cell phones for academic purposes, then you can use Text The Mob to increase their involvement in class. The free component of this service allows you to create quick, short “polls” to take with student responses displayed almost instantly.

  • Start with creating a FREE account, then generate up to three questions at a time.
  • When you’re ready to “poll the audience” the site will provide a number to which student can text their responses.
  • Receivership of the student responses are almost instantaneous and are displayed on a large results screen well suited for projecting on a screen.
  • The FREE edition allows up to 50 responses per poll. NOTE: the free version of the service does contain some web advertisements.

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