Student Experience

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Written by Pam Long, Erica Martin, and Jennifer Axtens

Why is my student's answer marked incorrect?

Rounded answer marked wrong.
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Written by Jennifer Axtens
Updated over a week ago

How do I allow students to work on problems (skills) without a $ sign?

Settings for allowing students to work on non-$ problems
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How do students know they are working in Mixed Review?

Mixed Review is powerful practice for long-term retention.
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What is the student calendar?

Can students track their points? How do teachers view the student calendars?
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How do students log out of GMM?

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How do my students enter an exact answer for a repeating decimal?

bar for repeating decimal answer; vinculum
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How do my students enter No Solution or Infinite Possibilities as an answer?

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How do students change the increments on the axes?

changing the scale on the graph
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How do students enter undefined as an answer?

My students are typing undefined as the answer, but GMM doesn't recognize the answer.
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Session closed - did you log in somewhere else?

My students are seeing an error message about session closed: why?
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Written by Jennifer Axtens
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How do students earn game credits? How do I offer other game options?

How do students play games in GMM? brain break, game options
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Written by Pam Long
Updated over a week ago

What is the magenta dot?

Purple dot; pink X, magenta outline
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Written by Pam Long
Updated over a week ago

Why does GMM include nonsense words in some of the skills?

GMM Founder Josh Britton explains why he included the nonsense words in GMM.
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Written by Jennifer Axtens
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Why doesn't GMM provide feedback to students on incorrectly answered problems?

Josh Britton, GMM Founder, explains why there is no hint, help, video tutorial, or feedback on wrong answers
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Can I turn penalties off? Can I clear a student's penalties?

penalties; debt
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How to graph inequalities on a number line?

inequalities on a number line; graph on a number line
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How do I turn off games for a class or for an individual student?

turn off games; turning off games; disable games
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What are cut corners? Why do my students have orange corners on their squares?

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What are points? How do students earn points?

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Do you have questions about student displays and input of answers?

labels, hot keys, entering answers
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How do students know whether to use a line, ray, or segment when graphing?

graphing help
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What is the Skip feature?

skip; skip button; skipping problems; gray squares
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What are the keyboard options? Why can't my student enter a fraction?

keyboard options; enter fractions; tablet options; phone options; enter a fraction; iPad keyboard
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How do my students enter answers?

enter answers; enter a fraction; hot keys
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What do the colors of the squares mean?

Colors and their meanings
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What does a $ mean?

$ signs and what they represent
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Written by Jennifer Axtens
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What are penalties?

Penalties, Debt, Guessing
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Written by Pam Long
Updated over a week ago

What do the falling crowns mean?

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Written by Erica Martin
Updated over a week ago

How do students turn off the smiley faces? Why would students want to turn off the smiley faces?

Turning off the smiley faces
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Written by Jennifer Axtens
Updated over a week ago

Do game credits expire?

Often times students are surprised to see their game credits disappear or decrease. Why? game credit; game credit disappear
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Written by Erica Martin
Updated over a week ago

How does a student switch from one class to another?

Students switching classes
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Written by Jennifer Axtens
Updated over a week ago