To add a Show Your Work question:

  1. Click on the blue + button

  2. Choose "Show Your Work" from the Question types

  3. Type your question / instructions - these will appear at the top of the Show Your Work field when a student clicks on it

  4. Students can draw, type, or even upload an image into the Show Your Work field to answer the question!:

*Silver/Gold Users: Students can now add PDFs and Google Docs too!

Tip:  you can draw, type, and upload images to the background before assigning the formative to your students! For example, you could:

  • Add a blank graph and ask students to add data points to it

  • Add a graphic organizer and ask students to type in its fields.

  • Add an image or photograph and ask students to circle certain items in it

  • Add math using the math keyboard!

  • Click the ellipsis to move the Math keyboard

Getting to know some of the Show Your Work Tools:

Select: This tool allows students to select, reshape, resize, and rotate any image or object on the Show Your Work canvas.

Pan: This tool lets students move around the canvas to create more space to work. Show Your Work is infinite, so students can truly work without limits!

Change text / line size, color, and quality: Click on the top tool in the toolbar to adjust the size and color of both lines AND text!

Pro Tip: Toggle "Opacity" to the left to create a highlighter effect. Perfect for annotating a text or diagram!

Add Image: Select this tool to search Google Images, add an image or document from your device, Google Drive, or even use your built-in camera!

Add Ruler / Protractor: Click this tool to add a ruler and/or a protractor, these can be dragged to any position on the board, and they can also be rotated.

Ellipsis: Select this tool to move the math keyboard

What's Next?

Learn how to add a Multiple Selection question!

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