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GRADES / Middle School (Grades 5-8), High School (Grades 9-12), Higher Education
PRICING PLANS / Free
PLATFORMS / Web Browser

Annotation tool that enables students to comment privately and publicly on web pages

Overview

The Hypothes.is a free, web-based annotation tool enables students to directly highlight, comment on and discuss any web page. As of June, 2015, Hypothes.is has begun to work with teachers to make use of their annotation technology in the classroom.

APPROACH

Once a student has enabled the Hypothes.is annotation tool, they can interact with any web page. They can highlight certain passages and leave private notes and tags directly on the page. They can also add public notes and tags to which other students can respond. Students can have back and forth conversations around a particular note, receiving notifications when they receive a response.

IMPLEMENTATION

Students can either paste a link into the Hypothes.is website or download the Chrome extension to start annotating.

PRICING

Students can use the Hypothes.is annotation tool for free.

WHO IS USING IT

Hypothes.is has started to work with educators to make use of their annotation technology in the classroom, and as of June, 2015, there are around 500 students that have used Hypothes.is.

EDUCATOR REVIEWS

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Drew Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star
Teacher. School Type: Elementary School, Middle School

1) have an export feature that allows you to export annotations into a spreadsheet that you can rubric-grade

2) insert a grading function so that I can better track student completion of assignments

3) boost protection of student identities and student work by defa...

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Drew Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star
Teacher. School Type: Elementary School, Middle School

1) have an export feature that allows you to export annotations into a spreadsheet that you can rubric-grade

2) insert a grading function so that I can better track student completion of assignments

3) boost protection of student identities and student work by defa...

Rachel Full starFull starFull starFull starNo star
ELA/Science Teacher. School Type: Middle School, High School, High ELL Population, Low Income Population, College Prep School

1. I would allow for teachers to have the ability to create different classes within the tool, so the teacher can view the annotated work easier.

2. I would insert a submit function so students can let their teacher know when they have completed an annotation within the tex...

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Collaboration Tools Collaboration Tools