instaGrok is a wonderul web tool for educators. It resembles Google’s old Wonder Wheel but has more sophisticated features. It provides for each topic or concept you search for a ‘list of facts’ section where you can learn more about it, there is also another section under this for just links to information and web content on that topic.
Users can also click on ‘ videos’ button to watch videos related to their topic or use the ‘image’ part to see images of what they are looing for. In short, instaGrok has combined several interesting search features inot one platform that you can access very easily.What is even more interedting is the fact that it has a section for quizes. So if you are searching a topic and you want to create a quiz about it then you click on’ quizzes’ and there you go.
instaGrok is all web based and does not require any software installation or download. You will need to register for a free account. Being a member will allow you to pin and add materials to your instaGrok journal. You will also be able to add notes to those links and organize them for a later access.
To sum up, here is what you can do with instGrok
- Get webs of suggested terms
- Search for a topic or concept
- Search for images on a topic
- Search for videos on a topic
- Create quizzes out of a topic search
- Organize your materials and links in your account
Watch this video to learn more about instaGrok