Links & Tech Help

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Google Sites

Embedding Video in Google Sites (prepared for Mrs. Barnard & 4th grade students)

Tools For Remote Teaching

Using Padlet - For Teachers

Using Padlet - For Students & Families

Equatio by TextHelp (YouTube complete playlist) -- writing math on Docs and .pdf's, mathematical speech-to-text, and more.

Using Equatio For Remote Learning

Getting Started with PearDeck (YouTube complete playlist) -- turn Google Slides into interactive lessons with a variety of every-pupil response formats

eBooks & Audio Books

Why Sora?

How To Use Sora - eBooks & Audiobooks through the Vermont Schools Shared Digital Collection

Assigning Books to Students in EPIC!

Using EPIC! For Students (prepared for JW 1st & 2nd graders -- instructions involve signing in as Guest, before students had accounts)

Posting Material to the LGS Website

Posting images

Google Drive & Docs

Embedding results from a Google Form in a Google Doc (adapted, originally for Mrs. Ide)

Sharing Links to YouTube etc. Through Docs (as prepared for JWJS PE teacher Amy Clements)


Clearing Cookies & Restoring Settings in Chrome (prepared for LGS & NTS music teacher Chelsea Gibbs) -- try this if Chrome has been "hijacked" by ads, or your home screen and/or search engine has been changed

Research Tools

Accessing Kids InfoBits Through the VOL Gale Databases (prepared for Mrs. Ide)

Accessibility Tools

Using the Read-Write Chrome Extension for Text to Speech (prepared for JW teacher Jenn Smith)

Video Tools

Settings Adjustment For Screencastify on Chromebook (prepared for JW interventionist Jenn Smith)

Download a YouTube Video (prepared for JW teacher Lara Belisle)

Get the ClipGrap app to download YouTube for Mac

Using WeVideo (sequence prepared for JW 5-6 students)

Opening WeVideo

Starting a WeVideo Project

Importing Media to WeVideo

Adding Video Clips In WeVideo

Clipping and Trimming in WeVideo

Finishing a Project in WeVideo