- Why should I create zApps?
- What are the eight zApp Types?
- Can zApps be co-authored or authored under a pen name or pseudonym?
- What are the different question types and which should I use?
- What is a lesson and how many lessons should I have?
- What is the Recommended zApp Time?
- How does imposing copyright protect my zApp?
- What is the difference between adding a hint and adding an explanation?
- Can I use questions from other zApps in my own?
- How can I share my zApp with the world?
- Why am I unable to share my zApp to the sQuizya Library?
- What are the characteristics of popular zApps?
- Can my zApp be used outside of sQuizya?
- What happens if I publish to the School Library / My Library?
- I shared my zApp with the sQuizya Library when I didn't mean to. What do I do?
- When will I know if my zApp has been approved for the sQuizya Library?
- Who approves zApps and when will I find out if my zApp has been approved?
What are the characteristics of popular zApps?
zApps that receive the highest ratings and most participants are those that share these common characteristics:
- The zApp Name concisely describes the content and nature of the zApp.
- The zApp Category and Subcategory are selected thoughtfully.
- The zApp is targeted to the correct audience, i.e. the Level of the zApp is consistent with the participants’ skills and learning requirements.
- The zApp Lesson, if one is included, is meaningful, well presented and often comprises embedded multimedia.
- The questions are well-formulated, varied in type and structure and require appropriate thought for the marks awarded to it.
- Hints and/or explanations, where included, are appropriate to the question, identify common difficulties, and offer the participant the required amount of assistance.