Step 1. Login at https://www.polleverywhere.com - use your NUS email address and password.
Step 2. In the main page, click Create from the left bar to start creating questions.
Tips: Newly created poll will be put under Default. You may want to group questions that belong to the same session so that the setting and report can be set and generated together.
Step 3 (if required). If you want to track your student, decide how you want to do that. There are 2 options that you can choose.
Option 1: Create one Open-ended question to ask students to enter their Student number / NUS student ID / Name in every session. You can have the question at the beginning or end of the session.
Please note: participants can only attempt question which are currently active, so having the question at the beginning of the session may exclude people who come late to the session, i.e. the rest of their answers will not be able to be identified.
Example of the open-ended question:
Option 2: Restrict the questions to registered participants only. This will force the participants to login before answering.
Steps to restrict the questions to registered participants are as follows:
Step 4. Do either one of the following:
Option 1: Insert the poll into PowerPoint, Key note, or Google Slides and then run the slides. Make sure the plugin for the software has already been installed in the computer that you use to create and present the slides. Also make sure that you are logged in in the plugin.
Example of how Poll Everywhere plugin appear in PowerPoint.
For information on how to insert the questions in MacOS, please refer to this guide.
Option 2: Login to the site and click on the title of the first poll in your group and start presenting by clicking the Fullscreen button. Click Next to move on to the next poll.
Example of how to present the question from the web.
Each instructor will have an instructor code that is attached to a url that students can go to respond to the questions. The url to respond to the questions will be in the following format: https://pollev.com/instructorCode
Alternatively, students can install Poll Everywhere app and then enter the instructor code. The app can be found here: https://www.polleverywhere.com
Links are at the bottom of the page or under the header MOBILE APPS.
Step 5 (if required). Export the report or gradebook.
Steps to export the report: