Kahoot!

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Overview

Grade levels: Primary, Intermediate, Middle, High

Kahoot! is a game-based learning platform that makes it easy to create, share and play interactive learning games or quizzes.

Access: Two links to Kahoot! can be found in the Microsoft My Apps Portal. The Manage link is for teachers to create and access their Kahoot! games and the Play link is for teachers or students to engage in a live Kahoot! Game. You can also get there directly from www.kahoot.com.

Learning How

Getting Started with Kahoot!

Kahoot! is approved for teachers to create free accounts. Teachers must use BCPS data privacy policies to guide student use and students must not create their own Kahoot! accounts. BCPS teachers may either use an existing Kahoot! account or create a new single sign-on account using their BCPS Microsoft credentials.

View the Kahoot! Tutorials Playlist for more information on how to use Kahoot!

ISTE Standards for Educators

    • Designer. 2.5.a - Use technology to create, adapt and personalize learning experiences that foster independent learning and accommodate learner differences and needs.

    • Analyst. 2.7.a - Provide alternative ways for students to demonstrate competency and reflect on their learning using technology.

    • Analyst. 2.7.b - Use technology to design and implement a variety of formative and summative assessments that accommodate learner needs, provide timely feedback to students and inform instruction.

Ideas for Use


  • Quick class-level check for understanding

  • Summative Assessment of a simple concept

  • Assess prior knowledge of a topic

  • Review a topic before an assessment

  • Generate class data for a discussion