HoA Survey: Quia Reading Quizzes

This is survey is required. Its purpose is to help me to assess the value of the Quia reading quizzes I asked you to take during Unit 3.

Name


  1. When I took a Quia reading quiz, I estimate that the average time it took me to complete it was:
    5 minutes or less
    between 5 and 10 minutes
    between 10 and 15 minutes
    over 15 minutes


  1. When I took a Quia quiz, I estimate that the average number of times I had to take the quiz before obtaining the required 80% or better score was:
    once
    twice
    three times
    four times or more


  1. To what extent do you agree with the following: "The Quia reading quizzes gave me valuable feedback about what points I should really learn in the associated reading assignments."
    Strongly disagree
    Disagree
    Don't agree or disagree
    Agree
    Strongly agree


  1. "I found it especially novel and useful that the feedback they gave me about my reading comprehension was more immediate."
    Strongly disagree
    Disagree
    Don't agree or disagree
    Agree
    Strongly agree


  1. "I found it especially novel and useful that the feedback they gave me about my reading comprehension was more specific, and clearer. "
    Strongly disagree
    Disagree
    Don't agree or disagree
    Agree
    Strongly agree


  1. "The SuperQuiz helped me, by giving me a good reason to review unit content before the Unit Essay Test."
    Strongly disagree
    Disagree
    Don't agree or disagree
    Agree
    Strongly agree


  1. "The SuperQuiz helped me, by giving me a good way to review unit content, by reviewing previous Quia quizzes."
    Strongly disagree
    Disagree
    Don't agree or disagree
    Agree
    Strongly agree


  1. "As a result of the periodic quizzes and the SuperQuiz, I felt substantially better in command of key unit content by the time of the Unit Essay Test."
    Strongly disagree
    Disagree
    Don't agree or disagree
    Agree
    Strongly agree


  1. "The Quiz quizzes gave me substantially more personal control over my performance than I felt I had in previous units of this course."
    Strongly disagree
    Disagree
    Don't agree or disagree
    Agree
    Strongly agree


  1. "The Quiz quizzes gave me substantially more personal control over my performance than I felt I had in previous history courses."
    Strongly disagree
    Disagree
    Don't agree or disagree
    Agree
    Strongly agree


  1. As a way of encouraging learning from reading, the Quia reading quizzes:
    would work best as a supplement to required reading notes
    would work best as a supplement to required "active reading"
    would work best by themselves, without requiring "active reading" or reading notes
    don't work as well as required "active reading"
    don't work as well as required reading notes


  1. "In the future, if reading quizzes of this kind are offered, I would make sure to do them regularly to improve my learning, even if they are not required."
    strongly agree
    agree
    don't agree or disagree
    disagree
    strongly disagree


  1. "In the future, if reading quizzes of this kind are offered, realistically, I will only do them regularly if they are required."
    strongly agree
    agree
    don't agree or disagree
    disagree
    strongly disagree


  1. Do you have specific suggestions about how to improve the effectiveness of these quizzes? For example, several students have suggested that in the future, quizzes should NOT be closed off at the end of each week.


  1. Other comments or suggestions?





Teacher, club sponsor, and student of history and philosophy
Wilmington Friends School
Wilmington, DE