This is a narrative story with comprehension questions for (or Shadow). It can be completed fully online through the BOOM Learning website or app or with other platforms like SeeSaw, Canvas, Schoolology, Class Dojo, and more – see link below.
WHAT DOES THAT MEAN?
- It means no printing, cutting, or laminating!
- It means your students can work on this activity independently using any internet-enabled device (desktop, laptop, tablet, phone)!
- It means you can use it with your interactive whiteboard!
- Best of all, it means that you can track your students’ progress!
On each card, students will read a chapter of the story. Embedded audio also allows it to be read aloud if needed. They will also answer comprehension questions about the chapter. Questions can also be read aloud and include open response, multi-select, and story sequence. Students answers are saved for teacher review.
Use this link to try out a playable preview: TRY IT OUT!
To use Boom Cards, you must be connected to the Internet. Boom Cards play on modern browsers (Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Edge). Apps are available for modern Android, iPads, iPhones, and Kindle Fires. For security and privacy, adults must have a Boom Learning account to use and assign Boom Cards. You will be able to assign the Boom Cards you are buying with “Fast Pins,” (a form of play that gives instant feedback to students for self-grading Boom Cards). For assignment options that report student progress back to you, you will need to purchase a premium account. If you are new to Boom Learning, you will be offered a free trial of our premium account. Read here for details: http://bit.ly/BoomTrial.
This video explains how to use Boom Cards on other platforms: Assigning Boom Cards in an LMS.