Using ASSISTments with Google Classroom and need support?
If you’re a new user and want to see ASSISTments in action, these video tutorials can help. We’ll walk you through the basics from making an account and creating an assignment to assessing class performance. And for even more support, see our training decks below.
Select sign-in in the the upper right hand corner and follow the series of handshakes with Google Classroom to connect your account
Or, you can first find the content you would like to assign and click the Assign to Google Classroom button to connect your Google Classroom account and create your account in ASSISTments
You will be asked to complete two sets to handshakes with Google
You can then import your classes from Google Classroom
If you are not designated as a Teacher by your school's administrator, we may need to validate your account manually
Select and assign content
In order to create your first assignment:
Find the content you want to assign from within the platform or from the Explore Content page on the website. We offer curricula that are open source and available for free to teachers as well as custom problem sets built by ASSISTments. If you select textbook content you will need to reference the textbook itself
Navigate to your desired problem set by selecting the grade level, unit and problem set
Select all problems or choose only the ones you want to assign
Click the Assign to Google Classroom button at the top of the screen
Choose your class, designate release and due dates, and complete your assignment
Assist students through immediate feedback
Students can access the assignment in the Google Classroom stream or in classwork tabs.
Click on the link next to the ASSISTments logo that will take them to the assignment in a new tab
Questions appear individually on the page
Left left pane shows the number of problems in the assignment and tracks student performance
The bar on the right side of the screen tracks partial credit and features a show answer button
Students can also upload an image to show their work or supplementary materials
Assess class performance
The assignment report allows teachers to use student performance to inform classroom instruction.
Teachers can access the assignment report in their Google Classroom stream or classwork tabs. Clicking on the assignment displays the report.
Clicking the question ID will display the question
Assignment and questions performance average, common wrong answers, and percent of students who selected the common wrong answer are shown
The report tracks individual student performance on each question either by name or as anonymized lines
Teachers can add comments and assign a grade on open response questions
For even more support, we have created training decks to get you started. Our training include four modules: